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US Mint Experimenting With New Metals To Make Coins Cheaper

AP | JOANN LOVIGLIO | Posted 02.19.2013 | Politics

PHILADELPHIA — When it comes to making coins, the Mint isn't getting its two cents worth. In some cases, it doesn't even get half of that. A pe...

Congress Looks To Get Rid Of What?

AP | KEVIN FREKING | Posted 01.30.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — American consumers have shown about as much appetite for the $1 coin as kids do their spinach. They may not know what's best for th...

L.A.'s Historical and Live Music Venues: The Mint

Robert Gagnier | Posted 08.18.2012 | Los Angeles
Robert Gagnier

"I was recently sitting in one of the rooms talking with George Clinton, of the Parliament-Funkadelic. And just a couple of weeks ago I was having a brief chat with Tom Waits, and sitting next to him was Johnny Depp. We frequently get celebrities in the club."

Bruce Willis Wants To Give His Ski Resort To Charity

AP | Posted 04.05.2012 | Impact

BY ASSOCIATED PRESS KETCHUM, Idaho -- Bruce Willis says he's willing to give away his central Idaho ski resort to a nonprofit. The action star h...

LA Weekend Agenda: Foo Fighters, Piece Riot, And The AIDS Walk

| Katie Bain | Posted 12.14.2011 | Los Angeles

October is flying by faster than you can say "but what am I going to be for Halloween?" Relax and enjoy the build-up to the impending end of the month...

The WSJ Explores Los Angeles Noir

wsj.com | NEAL POLLACK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Pick your poison, noir tourist, and the City of Angels will intoxicate with its beauty-on-the-edge-of-gloom aura and time-bubble pit stops. Pop by dow...