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USC Tunnel

Big college football donors pay for access, even glory

Now you too and run out onto the field... for about $1,500.
Posted In: USC, American Football, donors, college sports
Kershaw Bobblehead

Bobbleheadmania hits Dodger Stadium

What really brings baseball fans to the stadium? Free giveaways.
Posted In: Dodgers, baseball, los angeles
Demonstrators protest

Clippers sold to former Microsoft CEO for $2 billion

Steve Ballmer has won the bidding war for the Los Angeles Clippers.
Posted In: Clippers, Donald Sterling

Casino buses get lots of business, despite mounting accidents

Casino buses are only loosely regulated by the federal government, despite a spate of recent crashes
Posted In: casinos, buses, transporation

Ride-sharing vs. taxis: in many cities, the competition is on

Now that California has recognized ride-sharing, taxi companies have to learn how to compete with it
Posted In: taxis, Uber, ride sharing

Instead of airport parking, some fliers now rent out their cars

A new company headed by 19-year-olds wants to be the Airbnb of cars.
Posted In: airbnb, rental car, startups

FOX launches sports channels to challenge ESPN

ESPN has been king of the hill in TV sports for three decades. But now FOX Sports aims to do to ESPN what Fox News did to CNN.
Posted In: News Corp., fox sports, Fox, espn

Puig-mania hits Dodger Stadium, but are advertisers ready?

L.A. Dodgers phenom Yasiel Puig looks to capitalize on meteoric rise, but companies may wait to sign him.
Posted In: baseball, MLB, Yasiel Puig, Dodgers, Sports, athletes

Tennis' latest dispute: Larry Ellison's 'net' worth

Multi-billionaire Oracle CEO Larry Ellison wants to increase the prize money for his tennis event, the BNP Paribas Open. But other tournament owners worry it'll price them out.
Posted In: Larry Ellison, Oracle, tennis

With Kickstarter, gamers take control

Video game producers are turning to the crowd-funding site Kickstarter to fund their projects. And people are forking over the big bucks with no guarantee they'll actually get their hands on the video game.
Posted In: kickstarter, video games
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