News from first 5 la A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Sep 04, 2015, 10:07 ET

La Quinta Holdings Inc. Announces Agreement To Sell 24 Hotels

 La Quinta Holdings Inc. ("La Quinta" or the "Company") (NYSE: LQ) today announced that it has signed a definitive purchase and sale agreement...

Sep 02, 2015, 12:12 ET

General Wesley K. Clark, Four-Star (Ret.), to Speak to The Economic Club of Las Vegas on Tuesday, September 15, 2015

The Economic Club of Las Vegas (ECLV) announced that Four-Star (Ret.) General Wesley K. Clark is speaking to the group on Tuesday, September 15 at...

Aug 31, 2015, 14:00 ET

The Cosmopolitan Of Las Vegas Elevates Las Vegas Strip Cocktail Scene With Clique, A New Lounge Concept From Clique Hospitality

The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas and newly-formed Clique Hospitality, founded by Andy Masi, have partnered to bring Clique, a new avant-garde lounge...

Aug 27, 2015, 08:00 ET
Downtown Grand Las Vegas Logo

Downtown Grand Las Vegas Announces Casino Enhancements and New Gaming Promotions

Since Downtown Grand introduced its new CEO Jim Simms in June, many improvements and new programs are being introduced at the property. Now,...

Aug 26, 2015, 21:30 ET
Make in LA

Hardware renaissance hits SoCal; LA's 1st hardware accelerator opens its doors this Friday to 4 startups

There's a team betting big on the hardware industry in Los Angeles and they want to help visionary entrepreneurs around the world by making...

Aug 25, 2015, 11:12 ET
Residence Inn Las Vegas Hughes Center has completed a $7 million renovation of its 256 spacious suites. Upgrades include fresh carpet, fixtures, wall vinyl and lighting as well as plush new mattresses, sofas, chairs and desk furniture. For information, visit or call 1-702-650-0040.

Residence Inn Las Vegas Hughes Center Goes All In With $7 Million Renovation To Guest Suites

Travelers looking for pristine accommodations near Sin City's hottest attractions can feel confident when placing a bet on Residence Inn Las Vegas...

Aug 25, 2015, 08:30 ET

Dr. Susan Lin Announces Development of MD Intimate Restore

Dr. Susan Lin, a board-certified surgeon and gynecologist for over two decades, has developed Intimate Restore – a revolutionary product that...

Aug 19, 2015, 16:10 ET

La-Z-Boy Declares Quarterly Dividend

 Directors of La-Z-Boy Incorporated (NYSE: LZB) declared a quarterly cash dividend on the company's common stock of $0.08 per share.  The...

Aug 18, 2015, 16:10 ET

La-Z-Boy Reports Improved Fiscal 2016 First-Quarter Results

 La-Z-Boy Incorporated (NYSE: LZB) today reported its operating results for the fiscal 2016 first quarter ended July 25, 2015. Fiscal 2016...

Aug 17, 2015, 15:09 ET

Las Vegas Announces Lineup For Mexican Independence Day

 Travelers searching for the ultimate destination to revel in Mexican Independence Day can look no further than the glimmering lights of Las...

Aug 17, 2015, 09:00 ET

Sociedade Brasileira de Dermatologia e La Roche-Posay lançam no Brasil a campanha Skinchecker com objetivo de alertar a importância da prevenção e diagnóstico precoce do câncer da pele

Você sabia que o câncer da pele é o mais comum no Brasil? E que esses casos continuam aumentando? Uma pesquisa recente revelou que a...

Aug 17, 2015, 08:10 ET

LA Crawfish Opens Two New Franchise Stores

LA Crawfish, a Houston-based restaurant franchise known for its unique Vietnamese-style Cajun seafood, today announced that it has expanded its...

Aug 13, 2015, 15:03 ET

KIDS WORLD LA Officially Opens Doors to New Family Entertainment and Events Destination

 Southern California's most exciting new indoor playground for the entire family – KIDS WORLD LA - opened its doors to the widest variety...

Aug 11, 2015, 09:00 ET
Steve Zarrilli named Chair of La Salle University's Board of Trustees

Stephen Zarrilli Takes the Helm as New Board Chair for La Salle University

 La Salle University Trustee and School of Business alumnus Stephen T. Zarrilli was recently named Chair of the University's Board of Trustees....

Aug 10, 2015, 13:26 ET

Rod Stewart Extends Las Vegas Residency Into Fifth Year With New Spring 2016 Concerts Added At The Colosseum At Caesars Palace

As two-time Rock & Roll Hall of Fame musician Rod Stewart wraps the fourth year of his hit Las Vegas residency this August and readies the...

Aug 10, 2015, 11:00 ET
Hamdi Ulukaya with co-founders Todd Carmichael and JP Iberti at La Colombe in New York City.

La Colombe Coffee Roasters Welcomes Hamdi Ulukaya as Sole Investor

La Colombe Coffee Roasters, an industry leading quality-coffee company, announced today that it has welcomed Hamdi Ulukaya, renowned food...

Aug 10, 2015, 11:00 ET

Cinco consejos para la protección solar de la familia

 Llegaron las vacaciones y su familia pasa más tiempo al aire libre. Sus hijos juegan y corren bajo el sol, por lo que necesitan...

Aug 10, 2015, 10:00 ET

Tickets Available August 12 for Dalai Lama October Teaching at La Salle University

 La Salle University announced today ticket sales for the Dalai Lama's teaching scheduled for Monday, October 26 will be available to the...

Aug 06, 2015, 16:15 ET

La-Z-Boy Announces Fiscal 2016 First-Quarter Conference Call

La-Z-Boy Incorporated (NYSE: LZB) will report its fiscal 2016 first-quarter operating results after the close of trading on the New York Stock...

Aug 06, 2015, 13:00 ET

Acclaimed Producer/Director Don Mischer to Keynote LiveTV: LA, November 17 in Los Angeles

 Acclaimed producer/director Don Mischer has been named a keynote speaker at The Second Annual LIVETV:LA Conference, which will return on...