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Facebook Bets on Small-Scale Connections, Romance

Got a crush on another Facebook user? The social network will help you connect, as part of a revamp unveiled Tuesday that aims to foster real-world relationships and make the platform a more intimate place for groups of friends.

French Court Orders Facebook to Pay 30,000 Euros for “Abusive” Terms-of-Use

A French court has ordered Facebook to pay 30,000 euros ($34,000) over "abusive" terms-of-use agreements that people had to accept in order to access their social media accounts, the consumer group which filed the lawsuit said Wednesday.

World-Renowned Beverly Hills’ Furrier Edwards-Lowell To Close After 78 Years

The famed family-run business will host a series of events to mark the end of its 78-year run. Available for sale will be Edwards-Lowell’s inventory of more than $1 million worth of celebrity vintage and designer furs, furs used in major TV series and movies, for 50 percent off.

US McDonald’s in 10 Cities Stage Walkout Over Sexual Harassment

McDonald's workers in 10 US cities staged a one-day strike Tuesday inspired by the #MeToo movement, accusing the fast food giant of failing to address pervasive sexual harassment at its restaurants.

US Probes Claims Pharma Giants Aided Iraq Insurgency

US investigators are probing claims AstraZeneca and other medical giants that worked with the Iraqi government between 2005 and 2009 provided drugs and supplies that would go on to be used to fund terror attacks.

Trump Hails US Economic Growth Spurt, Promises More Ahead

President Donald Trump on Friday hailed roaring US economic growth as a "miracle," and said the quickest expansion in almost four years was a vindication of his economic agenda.

British Airways Orders 200 Boeing 737 MAX Planes

US aircraft giant Boeing got a welcome vote of confidence in its beleaguered 737 MAX plane on Tuesday when International Airlines Group, owner of British Airways, said it wanted to buy 200 of the planes.

Skyview Capital Carves A Niche In Corporate Carve-Outs

Skyview Capital has emerged as a recognized global private equity firm, and has earned an international reputation for its specialization in corporate carve-outs. 

Local Attorney Scores Major Win for Lenders and Borrowers in State Supreme Court

Local Beverly Hills attorney Ronald Richards scored a major victory today in the Supreme Court of California that will have broad implications for borrowers and banking in the landmark case of Black Sky Capital, LLC V. Michael Cobb, et al.

Facebook Bets on Small-Scale Connections, Romance

Got a crush on another Facebook user? The social network will help you connect, as part of a revamp unveiled Tuesday that aims to foster real-world relationships and make the platform a more intimate place for groups of friends.

French Court Orders Facebook to Pay 30,000 Euros for “Abusive” Terms-of-Use

A French court has ordered Facebook to pay 30,000 euros ($34,000) over "abusive" terms-of-use agreements that people had to accept in order to access their social media accounts, the consumer group which filed the lawsuit said Wednesday.

It Will Be ‘Snowing’ At Il Cielo On New Year’s Eve

With 6 p.m. and 9 p.m. seatings, one of the premier New Year’s Eve parties will be welcomed in under a canopy of twinkling lights.

L.A. Loses Out In Amazon HQ2 Sweepstakes

Amazon made it official Tuesday following several days of media speculation, with company officials announcing that they have chosen to build additional headquarters at two locations on the East Coast.

World-Renowned Beverly Hills’ Furrier Edwards-Lowell To Close After 78 Years

The famed family-run business will host a series of events to mark the end of its 78-year run. Available for sale will be Edwards-Lowell’s inventory of more than $1 million worth of celebrity vintage and designer furs, furs used in major TV series and movies, for 50 percent off.

US McDonald’s in 10 Cities Stage Walkout Over Sexual Harassment

McDonald's workers in 10 US cities staged a one-day strike Tuesday inspired by the #MeToo movement, accusing the fast food giant of failing to address pervasive sexual harassment at its restaurants.

US and Canada to Resume NATO talks Tuesday

Talks to bridge the differences between the United States and Canada to salvage the North American Free Trade Agreement will resume in Washington on Tuesday, a Canadian spokesman said Monday.
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