Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong. Photo credit: wikimediacommons.
How will LA billionaire Patrick Soon-Shiong run the LA Times?
From this Episode:
Controversial business dealings of the LA Times’ new owner
Biotech billionaire Patrick Soon-Shiong is buying the LA Times for $500 million. He made his fortune by selling a cancer drug. Soon-Shiong owns a minority stake in the...
Are those ‘we buy houses’ signs a scam?
You’ve probably seen the signs around LA -- usually stapled to telephone poles -- that say “Emma Buys Houses” or “Joe Buys Houses.” All cash. There are usually a few dollar...
Young Californian risked his life to bring Yemeni coffee to the U.S.
Blue Bottle Coffee charges $16 for a cup of its limited-release brew. It’s been rated the best in the world. The beans come from war-torn Yemen and were brought to the U.S.