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California high-speed rail: A train to nowhere without a conductor

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Mon, 10/01/2018 - 3:16pm

 Everything was looking good Wednesday night at the High-Speed Rail Authority’s big meeting in Pacoima.

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Destroying Unsold Clothes Is Fashion’s Dirty Secret. And We’re Complicit.

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Mon, 10/01/2018 - 3:09pm

You get the sense that luxury fashion label Burberry very much regrets its decision to burn $38 million of unsold stock rather than let it fall into the wrong hands.

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Elon Musk gets off the ropes with SEC settlement, but Tesla still has a bruising fight ahead

Published: 
Mon, 10/01/2018 - 11:48am

It looked like it was curtains for Elon Musk.

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FIT Panelists Suggest Fighting Fast Fashion in the Name of Sustainability

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Mon, 10/01/2018 - 11:46am

The impact of fast fashion on sustainability was one of the takeaways Thursday morning at the Fashion Institute of Technology.

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Gas prices in Southern California are rising toward $4 a gallon

Published: 
Fri, 09/28/2018 - 8:37pm

Gasoline prices are climbing toward $4 a gallon in Southern California, boosted in large part by a rise in worldwide crude oil prices.