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Latest Betterment, LearnVest fundraising elicits a Twitter firestorm
With billions in annual revenues at stake, the emerging business model may be one that includes a partnership between robo-advisers and regular investment practitioners.
Trending on the Topix Network
Tue Apr 15, 2014
New York Post
Tutor center scammed $2M in federal funds
A bicoastal tutoring center - whose website boasts endorsements from actor/former Calif.
AC Transit CFO charged with church theft
Members of the Allen Temple Baptist Church in Oakland are seen on Nov. 5, 2008. Photo: Kurt Rogers, The Chronicle The Allen Temple Baptist Church is among the most influential in the East Bay.
Ballot Access News
Los Angeles Times Carries Story on How Top-Two Primary has Injured Minor Parties
The Los Angeles Times of April 15 has a story, "Top-two primary might be bad for small-party candidates."
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Arnold Schwarzenegger still doing all his own stunts at 66 - but...
Showing no signs of slowing down, the actor slips into his beloved M47 Patton tank to flatten things for charity because he "really likes crushing things" He's past what used to be retirement age and his hair's going grey but Arnold Schwarzenegger certainly won't be queuing up for his bus pass anytime soon.
QED International Layoffs Following Box Office Blunder 'Sabotage'
QED International has laid off five employees three weeks after the disastrous opening of Sabotage , directed by David Ayer and led by aging action star Arnold Schwarzenegger.
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Water Question: What are farmers required to do immediately to reduce water use?
Q: What are the authorities asking and/or requiring farmers and agricultural interests to do immediately to reduce their water use, and by how much? Will there be significant penalties for non-compliance? – Jim Purvis, Gold River A: Farms represent a very different regulatory environment than urban areas.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Republicans who once reviled Tesla, now praise it
The electric automaker neatly embodied two things many Republicans hated: green technology and federal stimulus loans.
It's something I've always wanted to do'
When a south Cobb teacher asked a second-grade student to recite a Maya Angelou poem, she likely didn't expect it to spawn a passion for the stage that would take the now 24-year-old woman to the silver screen.
'Years of Living Dangerously:' Read what others are writing
Covington native Ian Somerhalder is among many celebrities who've lent their names and time to "Years of Living Dangerously," a nine-part documentary miniseries about climate change launching at 9 p.m. Sunday on Showtime.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Hollywood stars to put human face on climate change in new tv series
Producers hope emotion of celebrities like Harrison Ford and Arnold Schwarzenegger will connect with ordinary people when Years of Living Dangerously begins on Showtime sunday night.
The Daily Beast
James Cameron Tells All By Marlow Stern
James Cameron, the acclaimed filmmaker behind sci-fi classics like Terminator , Aliens , and Terminator 2 , as well as the blockbuster behemoths Titanic and Avatar , participated in a surprisingly candid Reddit AMA on Saturday afternoon.
Susan Granger's review of 'Sabotage'
Arnold Schwarzenegger plays John "Breacher" Wharton, veteran leader of a dauntless squad of grubby undercover DEA agents, who discovers, after effectively hiding the $10 million they skimmed off after a massive raid of the "money room" at a Mexican drug cartel safe house, that someone has heisted the cash, which was hidden inside a sewer line, ... (more)
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Movies: 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier,' 'The Lunchbox' & 'Sabotage'
"Captain America: The Winter Soldier" is a story of espionage in this latest movie adventure for the Marvel superhero and friends.
Ai audio launch planned in Canada?
During the beginning of this week Indiaglitz reported that the producer Aascar V.Ravichandran is trying to rope in Hollywood Superstar and former Governor of California Arnold Schwarzenegger to grace the audio launch of his upcoming magnum opus Ai directed by Shankar with Vikram and Amy Jackson in the lead roles.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Showtime Enlists Actors as Activists for Years of Living Dangerously
Showtime's hit shows usually depict life-and-death situations in a heightened version of the world around us.
Schwarzenegger goes rogue on image
Gratuitous gore: Arnold Schwarzenegger decides to abandon his conventional image in favour of a surfeit of murder and mayhem in director David Ayer's Sabotage.
'Terminator 2' motorcycle and props on display at Harley-Davidson Museum
A mannequin version of Arnold Schwarzenegger stands menacingly next to a Fat Boy motorcycle that was ridden in 'Terminator 2.' There are photos and other props, including a knife and a shotgun from the movie.
The Star Online
Dream come true for actor Joe Manganiello
For 'Sabotage', Joe Manganiello trained with lawmen for four months and learned how to handle firearms and execute SWAT tactics.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook COO, for President?
Okay, we're not there, at least not yet, but consider this headline from the San Francisco Chronicle : "Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg might 'Lean In' to political office."