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California Inc.: At long last, paychecks may be going up

Welcome to California Inc., the weekly newsletter of the L.A. Times Business Section.<p>I'm Business columnist David Lazarus, and here's a rundown of upcoming stories this week and the highlights of last week.<p>Let the post-Christmas sales begin. Retailers will be pulling out the stops this week to …

FDA

KaloBios fires former Turing CEO Martin Shkreli after his arrest

South San Francisco drug company KaloBios Pharmaceuticals Inc. said Monday that it terminated its chief executive, Martin Shkreli, last week.<p>KaloBios also said Shkreli resigned from his position on the company's board of directors.<p>The decision comes after the much-criticized pharmaceutical …

Martin Shkreli

Roman Forum Opens Imperial Ramp for First Time in History

This week, the Roman Forum, the 2,500-year-old landmark, opened its Imperial Ramp for the first time in history.<p>It's not every day that the Roman …

Italy

Archaeologists in Greece unearth magnificent 3,500-year-old tomb

US researchers digging in southern Greece have uncovered the tomb and treasures of an ancient warrior who was buried at the dawn of European …

How Long Do All Your Favorite Foods Last After They're Opened?

<i>By: Lee Breslouer</i><p><i>Credit: Shutterstock/Jennifer Bui/Thrillist</i><p>After you've opened a jar of pasta sauce and put in the fridge, it's good basically forever, right? Sorry, Andre 3000, it's not good forever, or even forever ever. Because we're often confused about how long our favorite packaged food, …

Deadly Nepal earthquake was not the 'Big One,' scientists say

Though a magnitude 7.8 earthquake devastated Nepal on April 25, ripping through the mountainous country and killing about 9,000 people, it may not have been the region's "Big One," new research shows.<p>A pair of studies examining the physics of the temblor help reveal how so many small buildings and …

Natural Disasters

Yazidi Child Soldiers Take Revenge on ISIS

A year ago, the U.S. went back to Iraq to defend the Yazidis. Now the youngest of them, coached by a Marxist terrorist organization, are training to …

Middle East