Raquel Perez

7 Added | 2 Magazines | 5 Following | 1 Follower | @laraquel | Keep up with Raquel Perez on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Raquel Perez”

Carlsbad: Legoland California snaps together 'Lego Movie' attraction

Legoland California Resort in Carlsbad will build on the big buzz over "The Lego Movie" by opening a new movie set attraction with models of characters and scenes taken from the film.<p>More than 3 million Legos were used to create the Lego Movie Experience, which debuts Thursday only at the …

Household borrowing picks up as economy recovers

American families boosted their debt late last year at the fastest pace since the global financial crisis, an indication of improving consumer confidence as the economy gains steam.<p>Household debt rose by $241 billion in the fourth quarter, the biggest increase since the third quarter of 2007, …

Does Being Rich Make You Mean?

Why are the rich getting richer and the poor getting poorer? Is it simply the inevitable result of capitalism, or something more?<p>The statistics are …

Associated Press News

Dems' 2014 plan: Neutralize ACA

Democrats know their biggest problem in this year’s midterm election is Obamacare. So top party operatives have settled on a strategy to try blunting the GOP’s advantage: Tell voters Republicans would make the problem worse — raising prescription drug prices, empowering insurance companies and even …

5 Years After Stimulus, Obama Says It Worked

Five years ago Monday, President Barack Obama visited the Denver Museum of Nature and Science to sign the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, his …