Jeffrey Bezos, the founder and CEO of Amazon.com has agreed to buy the Washington Post for $250 million. The announcement of the mutli-billionaire’s purchase came yesterday, surprising many who didn’t expect the tech native’s interest in newspapers and publishing.
Residents of the Dover Shores neighborhood of Newport Beach can tell you exactly how much noise a Boeing 737 makes on take off...a lot. They’ve been listening to it for decades, as their homes lie directly below the takeoff pattern at Orange County’s John Wayne International Airport, and they’ve fought tooth and nail to restrict the deafening sound of those jet engines.
The Food and Drug Administration has set a standard for what food companies can label "gluten free." Gluten is the protein in wheat, barley and rye that gives breads and pastries their texture and chewiness
The State Department has extended the closure of a number of embassies in the Middle East and North Africa until August 10. An intercepted message between senior Al Qaeda leaders on a possible attack allegedly has allegedly brought about the closures.
Republican leaders and voters want change, but both are split over the party’s direction. This, according to a recent poll from the Pew Research Center, and evident in all kinds of political mudslinging between GOP insurgents and establishment Republicans is just evidence that the party much change directions.
The weekend of June 15-16, the annual Playboy Jazz Festival will take over the Hollywood Bowl for two full days of jazz greats, both young and old. We'll talk with two artists who will play at the festival--Gregory Porter and George Duke--who represent new and old school jazz.