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El-Erian Exit Is Pimco Distraction as Gross Seeks to Save Legacy
Top Planning Concerns for UHNW Clients Working with UHNW clients requires more than solid investment management and estate planning, according to advisor Paul Pagnato, founder of the Pagnato-Karp Group.
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New BlackBerry CEO lobs insults at iPhone owners
As BlackBerry looks to pull itself out of the fire and regain its former glory, new chief executive John Chen has so far done a good job of convincing investors that BlackBerry's chances of a meaningful turnaround are real.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Powerful earthquake strikes off N. Calif. coast
Officials say a powerful magnitude 6.9 earthquake struck Sunday night off the coast of Northern California, but there were no early signs of a tsunami.
CarPlay branches out to reach new generation
This week, Apple announced more details for CarPlay, a retrofitted iOS interface that would link your phone with the dashboard of your car.
Gisele Bundchen and Tom Brady baptise daughter
Gisele Bundchen and Tom Brady reportedly baptised their 15-month-old daughter Vivian yesterday at the same church they got marriage at in 2009.
Dakota Johnson Bullied At School Over Parents' Problems
Actress Dakota Johnson struggled through years of misery in high school because she was constantly teased over tabloid reports about her celebrity parents Melanie Griffith and Don Johnson .
San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Los Angeles may join other cities allowing backyard beekeeping
For love of honey, the Animal Planet writer and his two young sons tend to four swarms of their own backyard bees.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Off-duty beauty! Alessandra Ambrosio goes make-up free as she rocks a ...
Off-duty beauty! Alessandra Ambrosio goes make-up free as she rocks a low-key tee and jeans for day out with kids Anja and Noah She's the Brazilian supermodel who is regularly seen rocking the runway in her role as a Victoria's Secret Angel.
Source: www.npr.org --- Saturday, March 08, 2014American job training programs are failing to turn out enough skilled workers to fill job openings in the U.S. That's puzzling to some Europeans, who have a different system for training workers.
Bloom Wants to End Killer Whales' Captivity
From a press release: Assemblymember Richard Bloom, D-Santa Monica, today announced that he has introduced legislation that seeks to phase out killer whale, or orca, captivity in California.
CA: Metro Train Rider 'Shocked' After Blind Man Survives Being Run Over
A passenger who was on the Metro Red Line train that passed over a blind man moments after he fell off a platform Thursday described having a "sick feeling" as riders realized what had happened.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
5 Sizzling Silicon Beach Startups to Watch
Once little more than an over-hyped nickname, Silicon Beach now sprawls outside of coastal Santa Monica and Venice deep into downtown L.A., Hollywood, Culver City and as far north as Pasadena.
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Calif. bill would ban orca shows at SeaWorld
A California state legislator is proposing to ban the captivity of killer whales for entertainment at SeaWorld in the wake of CNN's controversial documentary "Blackfish."
California Bill Would Ban SeaWorld
SACRAMENTO, California - Assemblyman Richard Bloom, D-Santa Monica, has proposed legislation banning the use of orcas for performance purposes at California aquatic theme parks as a result of details revealed in the movie " Blackfish ."
Disney News and Disney Star News
"Frozen" Actress Kristen Bell And Her Husband At The Film Independent Spirit Awards
" Frozen " actress Kristen Bell , who voices the character Anna, posed for photos with her husband Dax Shepard at the 2014 Film Independent Spirit Awards! The awards show was held in Santa Monica, California on March 1, 2014.
Isaiah Washington to make a surprise, emotional return to 'Grey's Anatomy'
Actor Isaiah Washington attends the 19th Annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards at Barker Hangar on January 16, 2014 in Santa Monica, California.
Sunday, March 9th, Enjoy a Free Art Opening Reception with artist Vicki McClay!--
Enjoy a FREE art event and reception for painter Vicki McCla y at Upper West in Santa Monica.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
The LookOut news
Santa Monicaa s Hospitality Training Academy Touts Successes, Addresses Challenges
Santa Monica's newest vocational training program, designed to get at-risk youth in their late teens and early twenties into skilled jobs, is off to a good start, officials said, but it's facing some challenges.
Accused Murderer of Santa Monica Pair Will Not Face Death Penalty
The prosecution announced today it will not seek the death penalty against a transient charged with murdering an 89-year-old man and a 27-year-old woman in the senior citizen's Culver City home nearly three years ago.
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Woodland Hills man has traveled to 187 countries in the United Nations, only 6 more to go
Ed Reynolds is on a quest to travel to all 193 countries in the United Nations. He's already been to 187, and he hopes to have visited the rest by the summer.