Economics

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City Leaders Prepare Financial Plan As LA Becomes U.S. Favorite To Host 2024 Olympics

As word spreads that the United States Olympic Committee wants the U.S. bid for the 2024 Olympic Games to go to Los Angeles, Mayor Garcetti and other city leaders look to assemble a winning financial plan to win.

08/12/2015

Mayor Eric Garcetti (center) signs executive  directive for his "Sustainable City pLAn". (Photo credit: Margaret Carrero/Twitter)

Mayor Launches ‘First-Ever’ Sustainability Plan For LA Economy, Environment

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti released a long-range plan Wednesday aimed at making the city more economically and environmentally sustainable.

04/08/2015

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Nominations Announced For People’s Choice Awards 2013

Justin Bieber leads the way with most individual nominations with five music nods. Maroon 5 lead singer Adam Levine is also a top nod earner with six in both music and television (“The Voice”).

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Money 101: Financial Fallout From Egypt

Ken Winans looks at the impact Egypt and other foreign political developments could have on U.S. markets.

02/11/2011