Los Angeles

6 Tips for Starting a Business That's an Instant Hit With Locals

Looking to start a business that resonates with locals? Take a cue from Proper Hospitality co-founder Brian De Lowe, who makes sure each of his new hotels authentically reflects its community.

Patrick Carone

Elon Musk Walks Full Length of His Boring L.A. Tunnel

According to Musk, it's 'disturbingly long,' but things look on track for it to open on Dec. 10. In reality, we're getting 2 miles of tunnel and hopefully a good idea of whether this can really work as an alternative method of transportation.

How the Creator of @OverheardLA and @OverheardNewYork Turned the Act of Eavesdropping Into 2.6 Million Instagram Followers

The accounts feature funny, user-submitted quotes, such as: "I joined a gym once in Pittsburgh just to use the bathroom."

Hayden Field

Elon Musk's Boring Company Shares Map of Proposed L.A. Tunnel Network

Phase 1 is a 6.5-mile proof-of-concept tunnel that will eventually be opened to the public if regulators agree.

Los Angeles Wins Bid for Lucas Museum

The gallery will be surrounded by museums in LA's Exposition Park.

Stephanie Mlot

4 Hot Los Angeles Retail Startups to Watch

Meet the talented dreamers, doers and makers heating up L.A.'s sizzling retail startup community.

This Tech Startup Isn't Based in Silicon Valley. Here's Why That's an Advantage.

Vntana co-founder and CEO Ashley Crowder says it's great to be a new technology company in Greater L.A.

Uber Agrees to Cough Up $10 Million to Settle California Suit on Misleading Customers

'It sends a clear message to all businesses, and to startups in particular, that in the quest to quickly obtain market share laws designed to protect consumers cannot be ignored,' San Francisco DA says.

Reuters

These Cities Have the Worst Rush Hour Traffic

If you have a business meeting in these locations, be sure to leave yourself plenty of extra time.

Carly Okyle