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  • Dollar keeps sinking while gold tops $1,500

     
    The dollar is getting trashed again, driving a key index of the U.S. currency’s value to its lowest level in more than two years. And as the greenback slumps further, gold and silver -- the hard-money alternatives to paper currencies......
  • Stocks surge on strong earnings; Dow hits highest level since mid-2008 [Updated]

     
    Robust first-quarter earnings reports and another drop in the dollar have set the bulls loose again on Wall Street. The Dow Jones industrial average was up 179 points, or 1.5%, to 12,446 at about 11 a.m. PDT, its highest level......
  • Jewelry just right for Mother's Day, Father's Day or Treat Myself Day

     
    With the weather warming up, it's time to say off with the scarves and on with more jewelry. There are lots of choices out there, and we've rounded up quite a few for your consideration, whether you're looking to update......
  • Gold, silver surge as dollar keeps sliding; stock market rallies on

     
    Another trading day, same basic formula: The dollar sinks, gold and silver surge, and the stock market thinks it’s all good. A weak report on U.S. first-quarter economic growth gave currency traders another reason to push the battered dollar lower.....
  • Silver plunges for a second day as some investors flee

     
    Silver took its biggest dive in more than two years as some investors and traders cashed out after the spectacular run-up in the metal's price this year. Gold also slid, although its losses were modest compared with silver. Near-term silver......
  • BCS, FIESTA BOWL: MOCKERY OF JUSTICE

     
    In the big-big-big-money world of college football's BCS and its bowl games, the $1 million fine levied today on the Fiesta Bowl was softer than the bottom of the Phillies lineup. The BCS presidential oversight committee handed down the fine......
  • Your Morning Fashion and Beauty Report: LL Cool J helps launch jewelry line. Princess Beatrice's hat draws big bucks. Anderson Cooper to host CFDA Awards.

     
    LL Cool J was on hand for the recent launch of wife Simone I. Smith's jewelry collection at Bloomingdale's in Century City. The offerings include classic hoop earrings and cuffs. [PopSugar LA] Jane Pratt's much-anticipated website, xoJane.com, has...
  • Gifts for Grads: Signature style

     
    It’s graduation season, and while that sheepskin confirmation of work well done may be all the newly minted diploma-holder needs, we know you want to add your bravos in a tangible way too. This week, we’re sharing some ideas to......
  • RootMusic 'likes' Topspin on Facebook

     
    RootMusic's BandPage teams up with Topspin to let bands sell merchandise directly from their Facebook pages....
  • Kern County fire burns 350 acres near Lake Isabella

     
    More than 300 firefighters were battling a blaze Sunday night in steep terrain about two miles south of Lake Isabella in Kern County. As a precaution, the small mountain community of Dutch John Flats, about 45 miles east of Bakersfield,......
  • Style Find: Jewelry designer Brooke Gregson's celestial baubles launch in L.A.

     
    Jewelry designer Brooke Gregson was raised in Los Angeles but has been living and working in London in recent years — and her eponymous jewelry collection combines style hallmarks from both cities. The fine jewelry line, which launched last week.......