Brooklyn Nets guard Deron Williams was elected as the team’s representative to the National Basketball Association players’ union, lending a veteran voice to an organization in transition after the ouster of Executive Director Billy Hunter.
Amazon.com Inc. expanded its grocery-delivery service to San Francisco, adding a third city in the Internet retailer’s push to broaden its offerings and lock in customers for its Prime subscription service.
California’s government-run stem- cell research agency, on course to spend $3 billion in taxpayer money to find treatments for some of the world’s most intractable diseases, is pushing to accelerate human testing before its financing runs out.
Patricia A. Millett, co-head of Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP’s Supreme Court and national appellate practices, was confirmed by the U.S. Senate to serve as a federal appeals court judge for the D.C. Circuit.
In Los Angeles, 61 percent of the population rents and the remaining 39 percent are homeowners. And in the past year the Los Angeles real estate market has seen an 22.3 percent increase in value, with a median sales price of $484,500, according to Zillow.