| Dec 3, 2013
| 7:02 PM
Huntington Beach surf apparel company Quiksilver Inc. said it sold its snowboard subsidiary, Mervin Manufacturing, for $58 million and plans to sell other non-core businesses as it refocuses its strategy on its top-selling brands.
| Dec 9, 2013
My father, actor Christopher Reeve, loved to travel, even after he was paralyzed from a severe spinal cord injury. During trips to places in the United States and abroad, he spoke with many people who, like him, had to find ways to navigate daily life...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 4:00 AM
NPR wants more things considered for its mobile applications.
As more people -- especially those in younger generations -- listen to programming on mobile devices and in Internet-connected cars, the public radio institution is trying to improve its...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 6:21 PM
Speculation continues that ownership of Formula One might be on the verge of changing hands.
Canadian fashion tycoon Lawrence Stroll has been in talks about buying part of the international racing series, Britain's Sky News reported last week, and he'...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 6:13 PM
Oakwood Worldwide hopes to triple its pioneering extended-stay housing brand through a new joint venture that will spend $4 billion to buy and build furnished apartment buildings globally.
The partnership that the Los Angeles company has struck with...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 7:20 AM
It's time to think outside the box
Moravian Academy is offering a variety of camps and workshops for the community this summer. Those who have attended Green Pond Day Camp (for students entering prekindergarten through grade eight) in the past will be...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 2:48 PM
Forty-three years ago, John Lennon penned a lyric that has become a staple on the radio and countless bumper stickers and T-shirts: "Imagine all the people living life in peace."
This Friday, Golden West College will host its 2014 Peace Conference,...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 10:08 AM
Could an Opening Ceremony store be coming to every city in the land?
Humberto Leon and Carol Lim, founders of the influential retailer and its eponymous private label, announced plans on Tuesday to accelerate growth after scoring a minority investment...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 7:25 AM
The owners of the Lehigh Valley Phantoms have released a digital rendering of how the Chickie's & Pete's sports bar and restaurant will look inside the new PPL Center.
The video depicts what will be an 8,000-square-foot restaurant that is one of three...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 6:00 AM
French contemporary labels are expanding their retail presence globally at a fast clip. Besides Sandro, several others are moving into Los Angeles, where their takes on effortlessly undone chic resonate particularly well. They all have similar offerings...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 8:08 AM
WASHINGTON -- Global economic growth should gain momentum this year, with the U.S. leading the way among developed countries and some long-depressed southern Eurozone economies finally turning the corner, says the International Monetary Fund.