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The Airbnb of Rental Cars Comes to L.A.

By Zac Thompson

Posted on 06/16/2017, 4:00 AM

A car-sharing service aimed at travelers has come to Los Angeles. With TravelCar, which originated in France in 2012 and has since expanded to 30 countries, users get free parking at LAX, in exchange for letting out-of-towners rent their cars while they're away. The vehicle's owner is paid for every mile driven, and parking is still free even if nobody rents the car (and yes, it's insu...

Private Luxury Terminal Opens at LAX

By Zac Thompson

Posted on 05/22/2017, 4:00 AM

The rich and famous can now make use of their own private luxury terminal at Los Angeles International Airport.  Dubbed the Private Suite ("Let-Them-Eat-Cake Terminal" must have been too long for the signs), the facility, which opened last week, has an exclusive entrance blocked by gates to keep paparazzi at bay, a no-lines security screening process, and lounges with daybeds, private bath...

Landing at LAX this Month? Look for the 407-Foot-Wide Vinyl Record

By Jason Cochran

Posted on 01/08/2014, 5:45 PM

Now that you may finally use your smartphone camera on flights, let the marketing stunts begin! All through January, the Forum, a 45-year-old, circular concert venue about four miles east of the northern runway of Los Angeles' LAX, will be capped by a 407-foot-wide vinyl record of Eagles' "Hotel California." That translates to 5.7 acres of faux record designed to attract the attention ...

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