| Sep 30, 2013
| 2:27 PM
| Nov 14, 2013
| 2:30 AM
If you want to save money on everyday items, dollar stores can be a great place to shop. And, contrary to popular belief, the quality of most items at national dollar-store chains is good, says Jeff Yeager, author of four popular books on frugal living,...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 2:26 PM
With the highly anticipated or highly dreaded (depending on your stress tolerance) Black Friday rapidly approaching, the halls of most malls have already been decked. Garland, reindeer, Christmas trees and, of course, Santa's throne ready to welcome a...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 5:23 PM
WASHINGTON — Five years after the U.S. financial crisis helped cause a deep global recession, foreign leaders are worried that history is going to repeat itself.
The fiscal impasse that has partially shut the federal government now threatens to...
| Jun 7, 2013
The water, Esther Williams once quipped, was her favorite costar.
With her beauty, sunny personality and background as a champion swimmer, Williams shot to stardom in the 1940s in the "aqua musical," an odd sub-genre of films that became an enormous hit...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 11:30 AM
The Dollar Menu at McDonald's may soon see higher prices and new offerings as the fast food company mulls a nationwide launch of a "Dollar Menu and More" concept this year, a spokeswoman confirmed Wednesday.
McDonald's Corp., which has recently...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 10:17 AM
Sharp Corp., once a titan among Japanese electronics manufacturers, now isn’t sure it’ll be able to crawl out of a financial pit made deeper by ruthless competition and relentless losses.
Reporting yet another round of dismal earnings, the...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 9:15 AM
They shop, they drink, they dine, they kvetch. They turn otherwise ordinary rooms into polished interiors, and then ... they go shopping again. They are the stars of “Million Dollar Decorators,” the Bravo reality series that started its second...
| Oct 27, 2012
Dear SOS: Euro Pane on Colorado Boulevard in Pasadena has the most delicious spiced pear cake. It is moist and truly delicious with a hint of ginger. I would love to re-create it at home. Could you get the recipe for me?
| Sep 26, 2012
| 7:33 AM
Protesters clash with police in downtown Athens; Greek government cuts labelled unfair and a burden on the poor....
| Oct 1, 2012
| 9:53 AM
The Iranian currency plunged to a record low on Monday, plummeting to a street value of 32,500 rial to the dollar, according to exchange tracking websites. The dramatic numbers were censored and disappeared from websites minutes after they were posted...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Million-dollar donations to Hurricane Sandy-relief efforts from high-wattage celebrities like Lady Gaga are guaranteed to make headlines, but automakers are also making major contributions to help those impacted by the storm. Many automakers have made...