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  • Post-Fed scorecard: Gold at new high, other markets slide

     
    Gold’s latest rally powered ahead Wednesday as the Federal Reserve maintained a dovish attitude toward interest rates. Meanwhile, the dollar, the stock market and longer-term Treasury bonds all sold off after the Fed issued its post-meeting statement,...
  • The Fed's 'road map' to higher interest rates

     
    The Federal Reserve made clear Wednesday that it isn’t planning to raise short-term interest rates soon. But the central bank also got more specific about the conditions that would spur it to lift its key rate from the current zero-to-0.25%......
  • Consumer Confidential: Jobs, DVDs and gold

     
    Here's your full-frontal-Friday roundup of consumer news from around the Web: --The unemployment rate hit 10.2% last month. OK, we've seen it coming for weeks, and President Obama and Fedatollah Ben Bernanke have been doing their best to prep us......
  • Shopping Thursday Update: Vans Comix Party, WeSC warehouse sale, Morgane LeFay trunk show

     
    On Thursday, Vans, the legendary sneaker brand based in Cypress, throws a Comix Party at Conveyor at Fred Segal Santa Monica to celebrate the work of R. Crumb, Robert Williams and Rick Griffin. Cocktails served; DJ music provided. 420 Broadway,......
  • Gold market disconnect: Record prices, but not demand

     
    Gold remains in a powerful bull market as measured by prices in the futures market, where speculators can run rampant. But third-quarter supply and demand data from the World Gold Council show that the surge in the metal’s price to......
  • Tolkowsky, king of the diamond cut

     
    Ask a diamond connoisseur about cut, and they’ll probably mention “Gabi,” otherwise known as Sir Gabriel Tolkowsky, master diamond cutter. So, it was no surprise that the glitterati showed up earlier this week to meet the man himself and to......
  • O.C. man arrested in $4.7-million gold mine scheme

     
    An Orange County man has been arrested and charged with bilking an elderly couple out of nearly $5 million in a phony gold mine scheme, federal prosecutors announced Monday. John Arthur Walthall, 54, of Laguna Beach was indicted in October......
  • Michael Hiltzik: All that glisters...

     
    ...may or may not be gold, as Shakespeare wrote* in The Merchant of Venice, but with the spot price of the metal approaching $1,200 an ounce, it will do until something better comes along. The topic of my Thanksgiving Day......
  • For Project Angel Food, to shop is divine

     
    A Philippe Starck Ghost chair for $200, L.A. Eyeworks frames for $175, a fur capelet for $300, Monique Lhuillier wedding gowns, Ralph Lauren cashmere sweaters, Elizabeth & James boyfriend jackets and Steven Alan tartan shirts -- all at 50% off.......
  • Investor excitement over jobs report quickly dissolves into rate fears

     
    Investors’ excitement over today’s better-than-expected jobless numbers lasted less than two hours. The Dow Jones industrial average jumped more than 150 points out of the gate this morning after the government reported that employers slashed only 11,...