| Sep 12, 2013
| 12:01 PM
Bill Gates has made it his mission to tackle malaria, sanitation in developing countries, better education programs, and now he's turned his attention to food. The Microsoft billionaire is tackling world hunger, and he's doing it with a faux egg powder --...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 4:32 PM
The Assistance League of Laguna Beach is looking for some friends.
Folks are invited to attend a Friend Raiser from 4 to 6 p.m. Sept. 29 at Madison Square and Garden Café, hosted by Jon Madison.
The event will include musical entertainment by Ken...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 11:26 PM
The gig: Lyndon Rive, 36, chief executive of SolarCity Corp., a company co-founded in 2006 with his older brother, Peter, that helped popularize a new direction in residential solar power development. The San Mateo, Calif., company installs solar panels...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 10:31 AM
News 13 anchor Jackie Brockington was seeking suggestions: Where could she hold a fundraiser for a co-worker?
Attorney Mark NeJame, News 13's legal analyst, knew a large place that would work, free of charge: His Windermere home.
| Nov 19, 2013
| 12:39 PM
Uber is now accepting Paypal.
The popular ride service app announced on its blog that it will accept PayPal as a form of payment in the United States, Germany, Italy, France and the Netherlands.
"One of the most important things we’ve learned:...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 5:54 PM
That screaming baby may no longer be the most annoying thing on your flight.
The Federal Communications Commission is considering allowing fliers to make in-flight voice calls on their cellphones once the plane reaches 10,000 feet. The practice has long...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 10:40 AM
Laguna Beach police sent an alert last week to area businesses warning of an apparent telephone scam that demands immediate payment for allegedly past-due electricity bills, according to a police news release.
Impostors have been calling Southern...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 5:00 AM
As the hardiest of shoppers prepare for the annual Black Friday consumption frenzy, many are convinced it's their one shot at a great deal.
But "that's not even close to the truth," said Matthew Ong, senior retail analyst at online personal finance...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 4:35 PM
TALLAHASSEE — Former Rep. Scott Plakon, a Longwood Republican who lost a nasty race to Democrat Karen Castor Dentel last fall, has been in the Capitol this week watching lawmakers rush to pass a ban on Internet cafes in the wake of a federal...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 7:33 AM
Tesla Motors Inc., will join the Nasdaq 100 stock index beginning Monday to fill the spot of computer technology company Oracle Corp., which announced last month it would move to the New York Stock Exchange.
Headed by Elon Musk, the billionaire also...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 7:00 AM
“The Bachelor” doesn’t have a great track record when it comes to forming lasting relationships. But show creator Mike Fleiss and host Chris Harrison are hoping that their new venture will inspire more meaningful love connections....
| Jul 17, 2013
| 10:43 AM
For two whole minutes, a Pennsylvania man was the richest man in the world.
Richer even than Carlos Slim, the Mexican tycoon, who's estimated by Forbes to be worth $73 billion.
Chris Reynolds, a public relations executive, told the Los Angeles...