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Los Angeles schools halt iPad deal amid criticism

August 27, 2014 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Aug. 27, 2013, file photo, Muhammad Nassar Jr. takes a picture of himself using an i-pad during Karen Finkel’s class at Broadcrest Elementary School in Carson, Calif. Faced with criticism about the planning and rollout of a $1 billion effort by the Los Angeles Unified School District to provide iPads to [&hellip...

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Transformational, Regenerative, Therapeutic Massage & Low Level Laser Therapy

August 27, 2014 • Local Business ReviewComments (0)

ZERONA: The first non-invasive body contouring procedure to effectively remove stubborn fat. As seen on the Dr. Oz show, Rachel Ray, The Doctors, and Nightline. Zerona is the first FDA cleared non invasive body contouring treatment to effectively remove...

Asia stocks lackluster, US economic data awaited

August 26, 2014 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this May 11, 2007, file photo, a Wall Street sign is mounted near the flag-draped facade of the New York Stock Exchange. Global stock markets were mostly higher Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, after top central bankers in Europe and Japan said support...

Assembly rejects statewide plastic bag ban bill

August 26, 2014 • BusinessComments (0)

In this photo taken Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014, plastic single-use bags are carried past the State Capitol in Sacramento, Calif. The state Assembly rejected legislation that would make California the first in the U.S. to impose a statewide ban on single-use...

Businesses: Quake cleanup shouldn’t deter tourists

August 26, 2014 • BusinessComments (0)

A worker removes an earthquake-damaged wine barrel from a barrel storage facility Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, in Napa, Calif. A powerful earthquake that struck the heart of California’s wine country caught many people sound asleep, sending dressers, mirrors...

American soccer player Tim Howard has book deal

August 26, 2014 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Saturday, June 26, 2010, file photo, United States goalkeeper Tim Howard clenches his fist during the World Cup round of 16 soccer match between the United States and Ghana at Royal Bafokeng Stadium in Rustenburg, South Africa. (AP...

Police: Mortar round caused deadly plant blast

August 26, 2014 • BusinessComments (0)

The bomb squad truck from Scott Air Force Base is seen outside Totall Metal Recycling in Granite City, Ill., where two workers were killed Monday morning Aug. 25, 2014 following an explosion at the recycling plant. The plant recycles metals, including old...

Luxury fashion takes on fitness technology

August 25, 2014 • BusinessComments (0)

This product image released by Ralph Lauren shows the new Polo Tech compression shirt. The garment offers smart technology to send heartbeat, respiration, stress levels and other data to tablets and smartphones. (AP Photo/Ralph Lauren) NEW YORK (AP) —...

De Rothschild, grande dame of wine, dies at 80

August 25, 2014 • BusinessComments (0)

File – The Baroness Philippine de Rothschild of Chateau Mouton Rothschild in France, answers questions after signing an accord at the Opus One winery in Oakville, Calif., in this Thursday, Sept. 22, 2005 file photo. Philippine de Rothschild, an...

California push to avert higher gas prices stalls

August 25, 2014 • BusinessComments (0)

This Aug. 11, 2014 photo shows state Sen. Andy Vidak, R-Hanford, at the Capitol in Sacramento, Calif. Despite a bipartisan push, the Senate’s Democratic leaders have so far derailed efforts to halt an increase in the price of gasoline and other fuels...