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California college investigates police use of pepper spray on studentsupdated: Wed Apr 04 2012 20:53:00

Santa Monica College officials in California have launched an investigation into a raucous student protest at a board of trustees meeting in which campus police used pepper spray on demonstrators, sending three of them to a hospital, the college president said Wednesday.

Students pepper-sprayed while protestingupdated: Wed Apr 04 2012 20:53:00

Police are investigating who used pepper spray against a crowd of protesters Tuesday at Santa Monica College.

On California coast, atheists nudge out Nativity scenesupdated: Fri Dec 23 2011 15:08:00

Every Christmas for the past 60 years, Nativity scenes have dominated two blocks of a park on bluffs overlooking the ocean in Santa Monica, California.

The covert birth of Apple's next Santa Monica storeupdated: Fri Dec 09 2011 18:14:00

The clerks at Apple's store on Santa Monica's Third Street Promenade are well-trained.

Why is there a moving truck at Ashton and Demi's house? updated: Fri Oct 14 2011 11:36:00

A moving truck parked outside the Santa Monica home of Ashton Kutcher and Demi Moore is adding fuel to the "split" fire surrounding the couple's relationship status.

People.com: Reese Witherspoon Hit by Car While Joggingupdated: Thu Sep 08 2011 11:51:00

A rep for the actress tells PEOPLE she was not seriously injured

Actress Witherspoon hit by car, not seriously injuredupdated: Wed Sep 07 2011 22:48:00

Reese Witherspoon was struck by a car Wednesday while out for a run in Santa Monica, California, but was not seriously injured, a spokesperson for the actress confirmed.

People.com: Denise Richards Goes on a Quest ... in a Bookstore's Fantasy Sectionupdated: Wed Aug 24 2011 13:09:00

• Is she doing some summer reading? New mom Denise Richards was browsing in the fantasy section at the Barnes & Noble on the Third Street Promenade in Santa Monica, Calif. The actress, in a blue shirt, was joined by a male friend, though the two didn't seem romantic, an onlooker tells us.

People.com: Couples Watch: Miley Dines Al Fresco with Liam and Chris Hemsworthupdated: Mon Aug 22 2011 12:54:00

• Three's not a crowd with Thor is involved! Chris Hemsworth was spotted grabbing a bite to eat at M Street Kitchen, one of his favorite new restaurants, in Santa Monica, Calif., with younger brother Liam Hemsworth and his on-again girlfriend Miley Cyrus. Dining on the patio, the trio enjoyed the rainbow and miso salmon sushi rolls, grilled fish tacos and shredded spinach salad.

2010: Fawcetts mark somber anniversaryupdated: Tue Aug 02 2011 18:36:00

Farrah Fawcett's family marks the first anniversary of her death and discuss how they are coping with their loss.

Son of Ryan O'Neal, Farrah Fawcett arrested again for drugsupdated: Tue Aug 02 2011 18:36:00

The son of Farrah Fawcett and Ryan O'Neal was arrested on a drug charge during a traffic stop in Santa Monica, California, on Tuesday morning, police said.

'Carmageddon' ends before it beginsupdated: Mon Jul 18 2011 05:55:00

Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa announces the reopening of I-405, 17 hours before Monday's morning rush hour.

'Carmageddon' ends early, while Los Angeles drivers change habitsupdated: Mon Jul 18 2011 05:55:00

Los Angeles survived what officials warned could have been a traffic nightmare this weekend when a section of one of the nation's busiest freeways, closed for construction, was reopened ahead of schedule Sunday.

The fugitive life of 'The Elvis of gangsters'updated: Fri Jul 15 2011 13:31:00

James "Whitey" Bulger was raised in a tight-knit world of Irish families in a community that protected its own.

New photos show weapons, cash recovered from Bulger apartmentupdated: Wed Jul 13 2011 05:59:00

Government prosecutors have released a series of new photographs showing cash, weapons and even a grenade recovered from the Santa Monica, California, apartment where fugitive James "Whitey" Bulger and his long-time companion, Catherine Greig, apparently lived for 15 years while he was being hunted by the FBI.

Ban circumcision? Why not ear piercing?updated: Wed Jun 15 2011 09:48:00

A San Francisco-based advocacy group known as Male Genital Mutilation Bill has collected enough signatures on its petition to ban circumcision that the proposal will appear on the city's November electoral ballot.

Parents, not government, should decide on circumcisionupdated: Wed Jun 08 2011 12:04:00

Just so I'm clear, the state of California is broke, right?

People.com: Couples Watch: Anna Paquin & Stephen Moyer's Surf & Turf Dinnerupdated: Mon Apr 11 2011 11:55:00

• Costars on True Blood and in real life, Anna Paquin and hubby Stephen Moyer shared a relaxed - and romantic - steak and shrimp dinner at Boa Steakhouse in Santa Monica. "They were really sweet with each, taking turns and trying both entrees," an onlooker says. Adds the onlooker: "When they weren't eating, they were holding hands and leaning into each other and talking."

Police identify suspect in California synagogue bombingupdated: Sat Apr 09 2011 18:22:00

Police in Santa Monica, California, were searching Saturday for an "extremely dangerous" 61-year-old man in connection with a bombing at a synagogue.

Police ID synagogue bombing suspectupdated: Sat Apr 09 2011 18:22:00

Police are searching for a 61-year-old homeless man in connection with a bombing at a California synagogue.

ATF: Construction accident caused blast near synagogueupdated: Thu Apr 07 2011 19:21:00

Federal authorities have determined that an accident was behind an explosion Thursday morning near a synagogue in Santa Monica, California, an official said.

People.com: LIVE: Red Carpet at the Independent Spirit Awardsupdated: Sun Feb 27 2011 11:48:00

Watch Natalie Portman, Nicole Kidman and Mark Ruffalo on streaming video starting at 2:30 p.m. ET

People.com: Jaime Pressly Pleads Not Guilty to DUIupdated: Sat Feb 05 2011 10:08:00

The actress's blood alcohol level was nearly three times the legal limit, prosecutors say

People.com: Jaime Pressly Arrested on Suspicion of DUIupdated: Thu Jan 06 2011 11:34:00

The My Name is Earl actress was booked at a Santa Monica Jail

'My Name Is Earl' actress arrested on DUI chargeupdated: Thu Jan 06 2011 11:21:00

Actress Jaime Pressly, best known for her role on the sitcom "My Name Is Earl," was arrested Wednesday night for allegedly driving under the influence, police said Thursday.

Former Food Network chef sentenced in murder plotupdated: Mon Dec 13 2010 16:29:00

The former host of the Food Network's "Calorie Commando" was sentenced Monday to nine years in a California prison after pleading no contest to soliciting two homeless men to kill his wife, Los Angeles Superior Court spokeswoman Elizabeth Martinez said.

Former Food Network chef pleads 'no contest' in murder plotupdated: Tue Oct 26 2010 16:23:00

Former TV chef Juan-Carlos Cruz faces nine years in prison after pleading "no contest" Tuesday to a charge of soliciting two homeless men to kill his wife, the prosecutor said.

Google is testing cars that drive themselvesupdated: Mon Oct 11 2010 10:44:00

Google announced Sunday that it has developed cars that drive themselves automatically in traffic, and that it has been testing them on the streets of California for months. It might seem like an unusual project for Google, but it could actually have big benefits.

America's best farmers' markets -- for travelersupdated: Thu Jul 22 2010 10:40:00

Wherever he goes, Richard Ruben stops by the local farmers' market.

People.com: INSIDE STORY: Maxim Model's Murder - with a Shocking Twistupdated: Sat Jul 03 2010 19:28:00

Was beautiful brunette Juliana Redding assassinated as a result of her father's business troubles?

People.com: Britney Spears Goes Shopping - for Lingerieupdated: Fri Jul 02 2010 12:47:00

• Britney Spears, buying lingerie at the Only Hearts boutique in Santa Monica, Calif. The pop star snuck into the Montana Avenue store with bodyguards and friends, and was in a pleasant mood as she shopped for intimate apparel. Spears left with some lingerie and a two-tone tulle dress, along with candles and necklaces.

One killed in California small-plane crashupdated: Thu Jul 01 2010 22:11:00

A small plane has crashed on the edge of a Santa Monica, California, golf course near the city's airport, killing the one man aboard the aircraft, according to a spokesman for the Los Angeles city fire department. No other injuries have been reported.

One person charged in death of aspiring actress, California police sayupdated: Tue Jun 22 2010 09:03:00

A woman was formally charged Monday with the 2008 killing of an aspiring actress and model, California authorities said.

People.com: Leo Celebrates Bar's 25th Birthday with Dinner - and Clubbingupdated: Tue Jun 08 2010 10:49:00

• After biking on the beach in Santa Monica, Leonardo DiCaprio and girlfriend Bar Refaeli enjoyed a night out at newly opened lounge Boudoir. There to celebrate the supermodel's 25th birthday, the couple also enjoyed dinner with friends at the adjacent restaurant, STK. Also partying at Boudoir: the cast of Jersey Shore, Glee's Mark Salling and Ashley Greene.

Sources: Inability to have child behind TV chef's murder schemeupdated: Wed May 19 2010 19:13:00

Fertility issues were at the center of former TV chef Juan-Carlos Cruz's motivation in the alleged murder-for-hire plot to kill his wife, according to sources close to the couple.

'Calorie Commando' pleads not guilty in alleged murder plotupdated: Mon May 17 2010 21:02:00

Former TV chef Juan-Carlos Cruz entered a plea of not guilty Monday in his initial appearance on a murder-for-hire charge in Los Angeles.

People.com: Brad Paisley's Sweet Couples Shopping Tripupdated: Wed Apr 14 2010 11:10:00

• Brad Paisley and wife Kimberly Williams-Paisley stepped out for some spring shopping at Fred Segal Fun in Santa Monica, Calif. The country couple shopped separately, but Paisley would continually check on his wife and make sure she was doing well. After browsing for a bit, the duo left with some sweats, a vest and cashmere scarf.

Sushi eatery accused of selling whale to closeupdated: Sat Mar 20 2010 02:52:00

A trendy California sushi restaurant says it's closing after being accused of serving illegal whale meat.

'Stop serving whale'updated: Tue Mar 16 2010 14:07:00

Protesters gather in Santa Monica, California, protesting a restaurant that sold whale meat.

Feds charge trendy sushi restaurant for serving whale meatupdated: Tue Mar 16 2010 14:07:00

Federal authorities have charged a trendy Santa Monica sushi restaurant with serving whale meat -- an investigation that was spurred by the team behind the Oscar-winning documentary, "The Cove."

People.com: Renée Zellweger Plays Barista to Good Samaritanupdated: Thu Mar 11 2010 09:09:00

The actress gives a man a $100 gift certificate after he saved her from a parking ticket

People.com: Couples Watch: LeAnn Rimes & Eddie Cibrian's Flirty Lunch Dateupdated: Mon Mar 08 2010 13:58:00

• LeAnn Rimes, laughing loudly over lunch with Eddie Cibrian at R+D Kitchen in Santa Monica, Calif. The two shared a table by the window and "looked very happy together," an onlooker says. Adds the onlooker: "LeAnn was beaming when she met up with Eddie - and she was in a very flirty mood." The two shared salad, hamburgers and iced tea - then kissed goodbye before leaving separately.

People.com: Drew & Justin Enjoy Sandwiches - and Hugs! - at a Deliupdated: Mon Jan 25 2010 13:37:00

• Drew Barrymore and Justin Long braved the L.A. downpour to grab some lunch at Bay Cities Italian Deli in Santa Monica, Calif. And the rain didn't affect Barrymore's typically sunny attitude at all. "Drew was hugging people while she and Justin were at the counter ordering their sandwiches," an onlooker tells us. "Fans were so excited to see them." The actress kept it casual, in jeans and a men's green, oversized coat - and was soaked from the rain. On the way out, the pair chatted with the manager and some more fans before making a run for it.

People.com: Jake Gyllenhaal Chats Up Jennifer Aniston at a Garden Partyupdated: Tue Jan 19 2010 11:35:00

• Golden Globes weekend got off to a starry start at the Buffalo Club in Santa Monica, Calif., where Creative Artists Agency held a private party on the restaurant's garden patio. Jake Gyllenhaal chatted up Jennifer Aniston, and despite his recent breakup, the actor "was in a great mood," a party guest tells us. But the actor spent most of his time talking to his sister Maggie and Peter Sarsgaard. Meanwhile, the 200 guests nibbled on hors d'oeuvres like oysters and Ahi tuna carpaccio on the patio, which was decked out with lanterns and candles. "The patio was absolutely packed and the atmosphere was very glamorous and fun," says a source. "Wherever you turned, you would bump into a big movie star."

People.com: Warning: Shark Sighting at Celebrity Surf Beachupdated: Tue Oct 13 2009 11:28:00

Check out the 10-ft. great white cruising the bay where Matthew McConaughey and other celebs hang 10!

A-list actors relive shameful audition momentsupdated: Mon Aug 31 2009 08:04:00

They are some of the biggest names in Hollywood, but even Susan Sarandon, Ethan Hawke and Dustin Hoffman have had their fair share of casting calamities they would rather forget.

In L.A. when Michael Jackson diesupdated: Wed Aug 12 2009 06:38:00

My City_My Life producer Laura McGeary writes a diary about her experiences on the road. In this first part the L.A. shoot is caught up in one of the biggest news stories of the year.

People.com: Nicole & Harlow's Toy Shopping Spree in Santa Monicaupdated: Tue Jun 16 2009 10:57:00

Plus: Justin's tequila bash, Rihanna's girls' night and more

People.com: Jen & Violet's Sweet Afterschool Pick-Me-Upupdated: Thu Mar 26 2009 06:35:00

• Jennifer Garner, treating 3-year-old daughter Violet to a sweet afterschool treat - frozen yogurt at TCBY in Santa Monica. The actress was busy keeping her daughter smiling, and an eyewitness tells us, "She was really trying to cheer up her oldest daughter with a special treat." Apparently the frozen dessert did the trick! Says the eyewitness, "When Jen and Violet left the frozen yogurt place, Violet finally looked a bit happier."

People.com: Isaiah Washington Allegedly $100K Behind in Rentupdated: Wed Mar 25 2009 17:19:00

The former Grey's Anatomy star is facing eviction from his L.A. home

People.com: Couples Watch: Tom & Gisele, Ed Westwick & Jessica Szohrupdated: Mon Mar 09 2009 07:22:00

• They're already nesting! Newlywed Gisele Bündchen hit up Williams-Sonoma on Santa Monica's Montana Avenue while hubby Tom Brady waited in his black Audi with his son, John. The supermodel – who wore jeans and a sweater – looked "gorgeous and [was acting] very sweet" with employees, an onlooker tells us.

Fortune: Driving a bargainupdated: Mon Mar 09 2009 07:07:00

Given the ongoing state of the economy, hearing about automotive bargains may be cold comfort. But if you are in the position to pick up some new sheet metal, there has never been a better time.

People.com: What Is the Hot Celeb Tree This Christmas?updated: Mon Dec 22 2008 14:10:00

Jennifer Aniston, Julia Roberts and Kate Hudson all buy the same type of tree for their holidays

FSB: A $29 million green parking garageupdated: Thu Oct 02 2008 09:14:00

Moore Ruble Yudell Architects, a 65-employee firm in Santa Monica, has been designing sustainable buildings for more than two decades. The company markets its green expertise to secure high-profile projects around the world, including the new U.S. embassy in Berlin and a planned consulate in Taipei.

Who should pay for mom and dad's care?updated: Wed Aug 20 2008 12:30:00

When Stephen Leach gave up his Rockaway, New Jersey, condo at age 48 to move back in with Mom and Dad, it was out of need -- his parents', not his.

People.com: Cameron Works Out, Then Orders Breakfast Burrito in L.A.updated: Fri Jun 27 2008 08:05:00

• Cameron Diaz, proving her commitment to fitness while working out at the Gym on Nemo in West Hollywood. The athletic star must have worked up an appetite: The following morning she ordered a breakfast burrito while out with friends at Café Montana on Santa Monica's Montana Avenue. The fitness buff washed down her meal with a full fat latte!

FSB: Selling green houses (and cars and fuel)updated: Tue Jun 24 2008 13:18:00

Everybody talks about global warming and high gasoline prices, but who, really, is doing anything about it? Entrepreneurs, that's who. In my upcoming book, The Plot to Save the Planet, I chronicle the small-business owners who are creating the green houses, cars, and energy sources that will slash our fuel bills and help clean up our ecosystem. For the first time, big money is available to back their efforts. In 2007, venture capitalists invested $5.2 billion in green tech, up 44% from the previous year. Meet mavericks who are working on creative (and potentially lucrative) solutions to our energy challenges.

Time.com: Lindsay Lohan Tops Razziesupdated: Sat Feb 23 2008 19:00:00

Lindsay Lohan topped Saturday's Razzies, where she was awarded two worst-actress trophies for the thriller "I Know Who Killed Me," the worst-picture winner in which she played dual roles

People.com: Will Britney's Hospitalization Help This Time?updated: Fri Feb 01 2008 13:22:00

Britney Spears's latest hospitalization could finally give her the help she needs – if she's more willing to accept treatment this time around, experts tell PEOPLE.

People.com: Dennis & Kimberly Quaid Welcome a Boy & Girlupdated: Fri Nov 09 2007 10:25:00

Dennis Quaid and Kimberly Quaid are the proud parents of twins Thomas Boone Quaid and Zoe Grace Quaid, born Thursday in Santa Monica, Calif., a rep for the couple tells PEOPLE.

I-Reporters show us their favorite U.S. citiesupdated: Fri Nov 02 2007 19:04:00

Whether it's dining, shopping, culture, nightlife or people, everybody has a favorite city. Some cities are great places to live and raise a family. Others provide the backdrop for that once-in-a-lifetime vacation.

People.com: Lindsay's Mom Says Her Daughter Is Staying in Rehabupdated: Thu Sep 27 2007 23:22:00

Lindsay Lohan will not be leaving the Cirque Lodge rehab program in Utah this weekend, as had been speculated, according to her mother.

TMZ: Lohan cocaine charges may be droppedupdated: Wed Aug 22 2007 08:59:00

The Los Angeles County District Attorney's office is disinclined to charge Lindsay Lohan with three drug-related felonies, a decision that could spare the troubled actress from a prison sentence, celebrity news outlet TMZ.com reported on Tuesday.

People.com: Report: Lindsay Lohan Flew to Mom in N.Y.updated: Mon Aug 06 2007 15:13:00

Laying low following her July 24 arrest for DUI, driving with a suspended license and cocaine possession, Lindsay Lohan, 21, quietly made her way to mom Dina's house in Long Island, N.Y., on Friday.

People.com: Lindsay Lohan: 'I Am Innocent'updated: Wed Jul 25 2007 18:34:00

In the wake of her arrest for DUI and possession of cocaine early Tuesday morning, Lindsay Lohan offered a swift and simple explanation: "I am innocent."

People.com: Lindsay Lohan Arrested for DUI - Againupdated: Wed Jul 25 2007 10:02:00

Lindsay Lohan was arrested in Santa Monica, Calif., early Tuesday morning on suspicion of drunken driving after a brief car chase, authorities confirm to PEOPLE.

Lohan mugshot released after DUI arrestupdated: Tue Jul 24 2007 22:51:00

Allegedly under the influence and with a small amount of cocaine in her pants pocket, Lindsay Lohan was arrested after chasing the mother of her personal assistant in her car early Tuesday morning, Santa Monica police said.

Business 2.0: What killed E3updated: Fri Jul 13 2007 06:16:00

Remember the Electronic Entertainment Expo -- that action-packed madhouse of a video game conference that was once the industry's biggest event of the year? It took place again this week, only this time it was much smaller, tamer and, overall, a big snooze-fest.

Business 2.0: See It, Snap It, Search Itupdated: Thu Mar 15 2007 12:28:00

Picture this: You're hiking in the woods when a spider gives you a painful bite. Instead of panicking, you snap a photo of the spider with your cell phone and e-mail the image to a poison control w...

Business 2.0: 5 Spuds Steal the Plastics Marketupdated: Thu Mar 01 2007 00:01:00

Start saying goodbye to Styrofoam containers and plastic cutlery. Since these polystyrene products are nonrecyclable and nonbiodegradable (unlike other plastics), West Coast cities are voting them ...

Los Angeles City Guideupdated: Fri Dec 15 2006 06:39:00

Check out The Scene's recommendations for the iconic Californian city and send us your ideas and suggestions.

Buildings find it easier being greenupdated: Tue Oct 03 2006 12:30:00

From a Santa Monica, California, office building on the West Coast to a Gaithersburg, Maryland, youth center in the East, buildings designed to be energy efficient and conserve natural resources are sprouting up across the country.

Business 2.0: The Author as Über-Marketerupdated: Mon May 01 2006 00:01:00

To promote his books Why Do I Love These People? and the best-selling What Should I Do With My Life?, Po Bronson has submitted opinion pieces to newspapers, visited regional book fairs, kept a blog...

Los Angeles City Guideupdated: Fri Feb 03 2006 04:48:00

Check out The Scene's recommendations for the iconic Californian city and send us your ideas and suggestions below.

CNNMoney: Hey Santa, show some imagination!updated: Wed Nov 09 2005 14:07:00

NEW YORK (CNN/Money) - For Christmas this year, throw your husband from a plane.

Fortune: PowerPoint goes poolsideupdated: Mon Sep 05 2005 00:01:00

THE POOL CABANAS AT high-end hotels have long been rented out by lithe young stars (no paparazzi!) and reclusive moguls. But lately they've attracted a new clientele: businesspeople.

Kennedy cousin running for local officeupdated: Sun Sep 19 2004 22:17:00

Kennedy clan member Bobby Shriver, who got involved with local politics in a fight over untidy hedges, declared himself a candidate Sunday for the City Council in Santa Monica, a Los Angeles suburb.

FSB: Hasta La Vista, Bobblehead!updated: Thu Jul 01 2004 00:01:00

A Bobblehead Doll of Arnold Schwarzenegger was just another slow-selling gag gift--until its makers got sued. Now the $19.99 doll, clad in a business suit and toting a rifle, is selling out, and co...

FSB: Best New Gifts For Dads and Grads From Small Craftsmenupdated: Sat May 01 2004 00:01:00

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Driver charged in fatal farmers' market crashupdated: Sun Jan 04 2004 20:17:00

The Los Angeles district attorney's office filed charges of vehicular manslaughter with gross negligence Monday against the driver of a car that struck and killed 10 people and injured 63 others at a farmers' market in Santa Monica last summer.

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Fortune: BEST BUBBLYupdated: Mon Dec 29 1997 00:01:00

Planning to pop a few corks soon? We asked Thomas Matthews of Wine Spectator and Jean-Louis Carbonnier of the Champagne Wines Information Bureau to name restaurants that offer an impressive variety...

Fortune: CHEESE, PLEASEupdated: Mon Sep 29 1997 00:01:00

Want an elegant alternative to desserts? Cheese courses aren't just for French restaurants anymore. The spots below slice up much-improved American offerings like local chevre and blue cheese as we...

Fortune: DINING UNDER THE OPEN SKYupdated: Mon May 26 1997 00:01:00

Nothing heralds spring like sidewalk cafes filled with smartly clad urban folk sipping pink drinks from behind designer shades--or better still, a sign in a restaurant window proclaiming THE TERRAC...

Fortune: NOT HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYSupdated: Mon Dec 09 1996 00:01:00

All of us have scenes of Christmastime dining etched in our minds. For me, it's sitting under the towering tree at the Walnut Room at Marshall Field's in Chicago eating a grilled-cheese sandwich wi...

Money Magazine: OUR SIX-CITY TEST FINDS THAT DOLLAR COINS ARE TOUGH EVEN TO GIVE AWAYupdated: Tue Oct 01 1996 00:01:00

You're strolling down the street when something shiny on the sidewalk catches your eye. It's a Susan B. Anthony $1 coin. Do you a) scoop it up? or b) leave it for someone who needs it more (or is l...

Fortune: STOP WHINING BE WARNED. CONSTANT COMPLAINING CAN COST YOU YOUR JOB, AND IT ISN'T GREAT FOR YOUR HEALTH EITHER. WHY NOT PUT YOUR updated: Mon Sep 30 1996 00:01:00

Hear it? That high-pitched, annoying, constant background noise? Maybe it's coming from the office next to yours, or from that little knot of people who have stopped to gossip in the hallway. Maybe...

Fortune: SLOW DEATH FOR RENT CONTROL DEPARTMENT OF URBAN PLANNINGupdated: Mon Aug 05 1996 00:01:00

Twenty-eight years ago, Phyllis Anderson bought a six-unit apartment building in the California beach town of Santa Monica. It was to be both a place for her to live and a source of income when she...

Money Magazine: TOOTH IN ADVERTISING 800-DENTISTS PASS OUR SIX-CITY CHECKUPupdated: Sat Jul 01 1995 00:01:00

In 40 markets around the U.S., including Houston, New York City and Seattle, consumers looking for a dentist can dial 800-DENTIST and get a referral. We were curious -- if not skeptical -- about wh...

Money Magazine: WHERE TO BUY ART YOU CAN SIT ON updated: Sat May 01 1993 00:01:00

At the vanguard of U.S. collectible design are the studio furnituremakers -- a coterie of 75 or so significant, mostly young artists. Although the movement came of age in the prosperous '80s, deman...

Fortune: WEIGHING GROWTH VS. VALUE THE SMALL-CAP WAYupdated: Mon Mar 08 1993 00:01:00

Small-cap funds are hot. And some experts say that even after two years of strong performance, this rowdy bunch still has room to move up. But with more than 100 funds to choose from, where do you ...

Fortune: IS GOLD STILL THE BEST BET FOR TROUBLED TIMES?updated: Mon Sep 24 1990 00:01:00

Gold is golden when turmoil brews, or so the adage goes. With oil prices up, and stocks, bonds, and the dollar behaving as so many falling leaves in a draft, you would expect individuals to be floc...

Money Magazine: FOR ONCE THE PITCHMEN ARE RIGHT: DISCOUNTED CLOSED-END BOND FUNDS ARE GOOD DEALSupdated: Sat Oct 01 1988 00:01:00

Last year's stock market crash may have soured investors on equities, but it left them hungry for income-paying investments. Among the prime beneficiaries of that new appetite have been the sponsor...

Money Magazine: BORROWING: THE TOP EIGHT CREDIT CARDSupdated: Fri Jan 01 1988 00:01:00

The Consumer Credit Card Rating Service in Santa Monica surveyed 500 cards issued by 245 institutions recently and found these eight best. A revolver, who pays only the monthly minimum, will save i...

Money Magazine: Your most fantastic plasticupdated: Wed Apr 01 1987 00:01:00

Amid the public protest over high interest rates on bank credit cards, consumers are learning that low-rate cards aren't always best. The key is how you use your card. The Consumer Credit Card Rati...

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