Postal carriers in Los Angeles are most at risk for being bitten by dogs while doing their jobs, so much so that mail delivery may be curbed if residents don’t control dangerous mutts, the U.S. Postal Service said.
The top-seeded Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Ottawa Senators 4-1 and the Los Angeles Kings defeated the San Jose Sharks 2-0 in the opening games of the National Hockey League’s conference semifinal playoff series.
Primecap Odyssey Aggressive Growth Fund, run by a firm that’s best known as a money manager for Vanguard Group Inc., beat peers over the past five years with a heavy dose of health-care stocks, many held for years.
Kobe Bryant, the All-Star basketball guard, was directed by a judge to try mediation before a possible June 17 trial over whether a New Jersey auctioneer can sell his memorabilia on behalf of his mother.
James Murdoch, deputy chief operating officer of News Corp. and son of Chairman Rupert Murdoch, sold $25.1 million of nonvoting shares in the company, capitalizing on a 65 percent gain in the stock over the past year.
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 17.4 percent increase in value, with a median sales price of $431,000, according to Zillow.