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  • Giving gifts for a cause

    Giving gifts for a cause
    If you spent Black Friday fighting hordes at the mall, or if you haven't started holiday shopping yet because you're dreading it, consider: When was the last time someone told you that all you had to do was shop to make the world a better place? Buying...
  • Shopping: Stephen Webster to open Rodeo Drive jewelry store

    Shopping: Stephen Webster to open Rodeo Drive jewelry store
    British fine jewelry designer Stephen Webster is famous for treating diamonds, emeralds and rubies with an irreverence typically reserved for rhinestones. Recent pieces from his eponymous collection include a ring festooned with a giant lobster made of...
  • MAC's Surf, Baby capsule collection launches

    MAC's Surf, Baby capsule collection launches
    MAC Cosmetics is celebrating summer with a new collection inspired by quintessential California girls. Surf, Baby — the jauntily named capsule collection from the mega makeup brand — launches at MAC counters on Thursday. And, as expected, it...
  • Shopping: Vivier and Bentley store opens in Silver Lake

    Shopping: Vivier and Bentley store opens in Silver Lake
    When jewelry designer Kathryn Bentley and handbag designer Clare Vivier — who share a pared-down luxury aesthetic — outgrew their respective home offices, they set out to find a shared design studio. The duo's ideal workspace turned out to be...
  • 'Four Fish' captures the story of a seafood crisis

    'Four Fish' captures the story of a seafood crisis
    If the slippery sustainable-seafood issue still leaves you unsure about the right fish to eat, join the club. The situation remains complex and its explanation could make for a long, boring treatise. Fortunately for seafood fans, journalist Paul...
  • Cultural Exchange: French writers look beyond Paris

    Cultural Exchange: French writers look beyond Paris
    François Bon knows about the hidden cemetery just behind the Grande Arche, a minimalist monument to modernity that looms over France's version of Wall Street, or La Défense. The decision to surround the office buildings in one of Europe's largest...
  • Stefani Greenfield launches accessories line Theodora & Callum

     
    Stefani Greenfield has been a retailer, a consultant and a TV pitchwoman. And now she's setting her sights on the accessories business with Theodora & Callum, a new label launching now. The collection of shoes, clutch purses, scarves and jewelry......
  • Several bronze headstones, other items looted from Downey Cemetery

     
    Several bronze headstones were removed from grave sites at Downey Cemetery, which dates to the 19th century and counts Civil War veterans among those buried there, police said. Downey police were called to the cemetery in the 12900 block of......
  • Moravian women rewarded for Pink Zone effort

     
    Moravian is the NCAA Division III winner of the 2011 Women’s Basketball Coaches Association Pink Zone contest. The contest is an effort to reward participating teams in the WBCA Pink Zone who also are raising funds for the Kay Yow/WBCA......
  • Dollar gets trashed as U.S. shutdown looms

     
    Friday turned into beat-up-the-dollar day in world markets, as the greenback tumbled against many other major and minor currencies. The DXY index (charted below), which measures the buck against six other key currencies, slid 1% to 74.86, its lowest...
  • Silicon Valley start-up looking to mine the moon

     
    MoonEx, a Silicon Valley start-up, looking to mine the moon....