The recent nine-figure sale of the Manor in Holmby Hills has pushed the L.A. County price record further into the stratosphere, but it’s just the latest eye-popping number for a high-end market that has seen its fair share of mega-deals through the years. Here’s a look at L.A.’s most expensive sales historically.A new top dogFormula One heiress Petra … [Read more...] about These are the most expensive homes ever sold in Los Angeles
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SEATTLE—Three years ago, this fast-growing, hilly city of 725,000 people took a huge leap toward a longtime civic dream: becoming a place where it’s easy to live without driving every day or without owning a car at all. In March 2016, the region’s Link light-rail system, which ran through 13 stations between the airport and downtown, added two stations, one … [Read more...] about Has Seattle Found the Solution to Driving Alone to Work?
From god-thumping to block-shifting and horse wrangling we had some stellar titles in the best games of 2018. But as we look ahead to a fresh year and fresh release slate, 2019 is looking even better. Here are our 25 picks for the biggest and best upcoming games for the year ahead. Resident Evil 2 This ground-up remake of the seminal survival-horror is shaping up to … [Read more...] about The 25 biggest and best upcoming games in 2019
By William Gallagher Thursday, December 27, 2018, 01:00 pm PT (04:00 pm ET) Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg didn't get to say what he wanted about Apple's past, and Jony Ive wouldn't say much about Apple's future. All this, and more, in Apple's April 2018 in review.Solar panel rooftops in Singapore (Credit: Apple) If you're not already in the habit of just looking away from … [Read more...] about Apple gets honors, Zuckerberg’s hearing, and even Apple Stores now run on renewable energy
Paris and other cities around France are braced for more yellow vest protests tomorrow. Last Saturday's protests prompted the city to practically close down for the day with scores of cultural sites including the Eiffel Tower and the Louvre deciding to close fearing violence. Sites that have confirmed they will be closed on Saturday include the Petit Palais, Musée … [Read more...] about ‘Yellow vest’ protests: Paris metro stations and museums to close but visitors told not to worry