• Blogs

    February 25, 2013

    Irvine Called 6th Worst Place to Drive in U.S.

    Irvine is reportedly the sixth worst place in the country to drive through.That's based on CNN Money rankings that may hold a clue as to how Irvine can afford to be one of America's safest cities.

  • Music

    January 3, 2013

    Why Indie Music Has Taken Over Your TV

    TV-music supervisor Alexandra Patsavas talks about small bands making big dollars in primetime

  • Blogs

    February 17, 2012

    Michael Alexander and Marc Tow, Newport Beach Investment Partners, Outed as Con Men

    Michael Alexander​Newport Beach investor Mike Alexander was portrayed as hero a few years back for acquiring and planning to rehabilitate hundreds of foreclosed residences in Detroit. Now that many similar deals have turned to merde in Cleveland, he is being portrayed as a scam artist who once wen ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 7, 2011

    This Factory in Georgia Makes Chopsticks For People in Asia

    ​CNN Money has a wonderful story on Jae Lee, a man who launched a chopstick factory in Georgia. Strange? Sure. Successful? Absolutely.   The South Korea-born entrepreneur founded Georgia Chopsticks, which makes four million sets of the disposable wooden utensils each week, exporting them ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 6, 2011

    Ticketmaster Customers to Receive $1.50 Credits; Settlement Deemed "Appalling"

    Flickr user Sapphireblue​If you purchased event tickets through Ticketmaster between October 21, 1999 and October 19, 2011, you've probably already received an email informing you of the corporation's proposed settlement in a long-standing class action suit. Originally filed eight years ago by two ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2010

    CNN: KFC's Double Down Fails To Take Off

    Dave Lieberman​Even as food bloggers and food journalists alike piled onto the hype that was KFC's Double Down, CNN Money is reporting this week that the bunless sandwich is a dodo, flightless and most likely doomed to extinction.

  • News

    October 4, 2007

    "Only in New Jersey!"

    And other important "local" stories on Daybreak OC

  • Blogs

    June 27, 2006

    Rock on to Electric Car Avenue

    In yesterday's thrilling Clockwork, we shared the weirdness that ensued after we interviewed Who Killed the Electric Car? writer-director Chris Paine, when we discovered during the entire chat our Los Angeles Times was open, unbeknownst to lil' ol' us, to an Associated Press story with the headline: ... More >>