| Aug 19, 2013
| 10:43 AM
With Apple widely expect to make a bunch of iPhone-related announcements on Sept. 10, the rumor mill has kicked into overdrive regarding the company's plans.
The biggest news over the weekend had to do with a story saying Apple would make a gold-...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 11:30 AM
Gold futures jumped higher Monday as the dollar fell in value, but concerns that the Federal Reserve may taper off its monetary stimulus may push prices down.
Gold futures for December jumped $22 to $1,344.30 on midday trading Monday, on track for a...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 6:45 AM
Over the years, cirque-style shows have dealt with themes as wide-ranging as Hollywood and 1960s counterculture, magic and martial arts, evolution and sexuality, fairy tales and mythology, Elvis Presley and Michael Jackson.
But cirque meets the Wild...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 7:00 AM
California, beware: Film producers are increasingly sizing up rivals in emerging regional production centers outside of Hollywood, from Pittsburgh to Atlanta.
That was the blunt, but all too familiar, message delivered at a panel Sunday at the fifth...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 2:43 PM
The Oakland Museum of California is offering a $12,000 reward for the safe recovery of a Gold Rush-era quartz- and gold-encrusted jewel box stolen from its permanent collection during a Monday burglary. The burglary was the second in as many......
| Jan 9, 2013
| 4:42 PM
Admirers of Huell Howser will gather at Griffith Observatory next Tuesday for a sunset memorial organized by City Councilman Tom LaBonge....
| Apr 16, 2013
| 8:14 AM
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| Mar 2, 2013
| 5:56 PM
John Livermore, an exploration geologist whose discovery of minuscule but highly valuable particles of "invisible gold" in Nevada in the early 1960s set off a modern-day gold rush in the state, has died. He was 94.
Livermore died Feb. 7 at his Reno home...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The boom in logging and fur trapping triggered by Gold Rush settlement of the Sierra Nevada has long been blamed for the steep decline in California’s population of fishers.
But a new study concludes that the small forest animal was in trouble...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 11:41 AM
Gold still glitters, but a bit less brightly as it fell below $1,600 on Friday for the first time in six months.
In one of the contrarian ways of the financial markets, gold has weakened as evidence has mounted that the global economy is recovering....
| Dec 23, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Frankincense production could plunge in 15 years, a problem for Magi at Christmas....