My best idea as a kid of what it meant to be seriously wealthy was the very silly caricature of that "Wizard of Wall Street," Thurston Howell III on Gilligan's Island.
Rightwing and GOP sympathizers, including cartoonists, newspaper editorialists, and letters to newspapers seem to be comparing the present protesters of Wall Street shenanigans, elected officials and special interests to the protesters of the Vietnam War era.
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Several independent reports indicate that manufacturing jobs are flowing back to the United States from China.
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Los Angeles County officials approved two measures Tuesday aimed at tackling alleged inmate abuse by sheriff's deputies in the country's largest jail system.
An 11 year-old boy was molested in a mall bathroom, sheriff's investigators said Tuesday, and a Santa Clarita man identified as the suspect turned himself in to authorities.
The community is invited to a free concert by Golden Valley High School's marching band and color guard Wednesday night.
The suspect in a hit-and-run collision that occurred in Canyon Country just after 8 p.m. Sunday is expected to turn himself in on Thursday, a Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department official said.
Parents, teachers and students gathered Sept. 30 for a pep rally and kickoff assembly for Oak Hills Elementary School's fourth annual jog-a-thon.
The following essays were submitted by fifth-grade students at Live Oak Elementary School.
More than 250 students and families attended Bowman High School's recent back-to-school night.
Finally home four weeks into the season, the Valencia Flyers took on the Long Beach Bombers in a short two-game series over the weekend. At times, the Flyers looked great in front of the home crowd, and at other times, they left a lot to be desired. Head Coach Jocelyn Langlois expressed a need for a "killer instinct" among his players if they hope to ascend in the Western Division standings.
The title of this column is more than that. Statistics show that it's one of the most searched questions on popular Internet search engines.
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NOTE: The Signal news story about the theft can be seen at http://www.signalscv.com/section/36/article/119064/
The three cities vying to host the 2018 Super Bowl entered the home stretch Wednesday.
HAVANA (AP) - Rebels allied with a young Fidel Castro burst into the street outside Havana's Government Palace as soldiers loyal to strongman Fulgencio Batista rain gunfire from above. Steps away, Ernest Hemingway and a young journalist friend dive for cover behind a parked car.
NEW YORK (AP) - Many potential employees don't follow directions on job postings, are no-shows at interviews and sometimes accept a job only to say at the last minute, they're going to work for somebody else.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - An analysis finds the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power has slipped far behind its schedule to replace aging power poles.
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NEW YORK (AP) - Nancy Strumwasser, a high school teacher from Mountain Lakes, New Jersey, always thought she'd have two children. But the layoffs that swept over the U.S. economy around the time her son was born six years ago helped change her mind. Though she and her husband, a market researcher, managed to keep their jobs, she fears they won't be so fortunate next time.
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DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) - A pro-Russia militia holding an eastern Ukrainian city came under further pressure Tuesday from advancing government troops, but militants acted with impunity elsewhere in the turbulent region.
McALLEN, Texas (AP) - Of 809 complaints filed against U.S. Border Patrol agents during a three-year period, disciplinary measures were taken in just 13 cases, according to a report released Tuesday by an immigrant advocacy organization.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Drug Enforcement Administration on Wednesday broadened its national crackdown on synthetic drug manufacturers, wholesalers and retailers as federal agents served hundreds of search and arrest warrants in at least 25 states.
MOSCOW (AP) - Russia has pulled back its troops from the Ukrainian border, Vladimir Putin told diplomats Wednesday as he urged insurgents in southeast Ukraine to postpone their planned referendum Sunday on autonomy.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Getting to, from and around Los Angeles International Airport has never been easy. Airport officials said Tuesday it's going to get worse.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) - Hotter, drier conditions in the already drought-stricken Southwest are expected to further stress the region's water supply, threatening specialty crops and making forests more vulnerable to wildfires and tree-killing insects.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Brian Roberts hit a tiebreaking solo homer in the ninth inning, and the New York Yankees beat the Los Angeles Angels 4-3 Tuesday night for just their second victory in seven games.