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Month: July 2014

Mike D’Antoni Resigns As Lakers Coach

Mike D’Antoni resigned today as head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers. D’Antoni had a 67-87 record during his tenure as the Lakers’ coach. He was hired by the team on Nov. 12, 2012, replacing Mike Brown. He previously coached the Denver Nuggets, Phoenix Suns and New York Knicks. The Lakers suffered through an injury-plagued […] 6:37 pm Read More

Dow Closes At All-Time High

The Dow Jones Industrial Average Wednesday closed at a new record after the Federal Reserve said the US economy was picking up following a winter slowdown. 1:34 pm Read More

CBS, ‘The Big Bang Theory’ Top Weekly Television Ratings

CBS had six of last week’s 10 most-watched programs, topped by “The Big Bang Theory,” to finish first in the prime-time ratings for the eighth consecutive week. CBS averaged 7.96 million viewers for its prime-time programming between April 21 and Sunday, according to live-plus-same-day figures released by Nielsen today. ABC was second, averaging 6.39 million, […] 1:47 pm Read More

U. S. Supreme Court To Take Up Cell Phone Searches

Supreme Court US 2009 The US Supreme Court takes up two cases Tuesday about whether police need warrants to search detainees’ mobile phones, which have become vast repositories of personal data. The cases could potentially have a major impact on law enforcement in the United States, where about 12 million people are arrested every year and 90 percent of […] 12:26 am Read More

UCLA Biologists Warn Rat Poison Working Through Food Chain

Mountain Lion 637 600x450 A UCLA wildlife biologist told a Los Angeles City Council committee today anti-coagulant rat poisons are working their way up the animal food chain around Los Angeles and impacting wildlife such as the mountain lion named P-22, that was found suffering from mange earlier this month. 11:38 pm Read More

‘The Other Woman’ Knocks Captain America Off Top Spot In Weekend Box Office

“Never underestimate the box office appeal of three women scorned” may be the lesson at the nation’s box office race this weekend, as “The Other Woman” rocketed to the front of the box office derby with estimated domestic sales of $24.7 million. That was enough to displace “Captain America: The Winter Soldier” from its prior […] 12:38 pm Read More