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The tea party Republican from San Bernardino County uses Facebook and Twitter to tell constituents how he voted and why, and is comfortable with old-fashioned speechifying as well.
SACRAMENTO — Live from the Capitol, it’s Tim Donnelly — on Facebook, on Twitter and on the Assembly floor, where he frequently denounces bills he dislikes.
It just got more expensive to visit the Happiest Place on Earth.
The food business wasn’t an obvious choice for the psychology grad, who began the company to provide all-women bartending and waitress service.
The gig: Mary Micucci, 63, is the owner of Along Came Mary Events, one of Hollywood’s leading catering and special events businesses. Often called the “caterer to the stars,” Micucci has handled more than 400 movie premieres, from “Titanic” in 1997 to “The Hangover Part III” earlier this month, as well as numerous Grammy, Emmy and Academy Awards parties. She has also catered events for numerous celebrities, including Barbra Streisand’s wedding to actor James Brolin in 1998.
Corinthian Colleges operates in an industry criticized for deceptive marketing and low graduation and job placement rates. Why would two respected public figures join its board?
What do Leon Panetta, Marc Morial and Corinthian Colleges have in common? Good question.
The 13-acre estate had been listed at $ 26.5 million. The talk-show host and the actress own several other properties in Southern California.
Talk-show host Ellen DeGeneres and her wife, actress Portia de Rossi, have bought a 13-acre estate in Montecito that had been listed at $ 26.5 million. The purchase price has not yet appeared in the public record.
The motor makes hills and head winds a breeze, and there’s no need for a motorcycle license and insurance as there would be with a scooter.
For years I contemplated selling my car and riding a bicycle to work.
The Justice Department will lay out in a civil antitrust trial its accusations that Apple masterminded a cartel with publishers to raise e-book prices.
For a company that beat down prices of online music, Apple Inc. finds itself in the odd situation of defending itself against government claims that it conspired to fix prices for electronic books.
The design center will help the company revive its presence in the Southland after years of decline. Centers in South Carolina and Washington are also planned.
After years of downsizing in Southern California, Boeing Co. said it will shift at least 300 engineering jobs on commercial aircraft to its longtime facility in Long Beach.
To get more people to feel good about Google, the company offered use of its brand and campus to the film starring Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson.
SAN FRANCISCO — As soon as the credits rolled on “The Internship,” Rachel Kang, a 20-year-old UC Berkeley sophomore from Torrance, headed straight back to her apartment to Google jobs at Google Inc.
The Times test drives the Nissan Leaf, Fiat 500e and Honda Fit EV to see how they stack up in the race to go green.
What would it take to get you into an electric car today?