Chapman University

Happy Prime Day! Experts worry Amazon is building a dangerous monopoly.

It’s all fun and games until Amazon pushes out its competitors and can charge you whatever it wants.<p>Amazon’s Prime Day, the e-commerce giant’s annual shopping holiday, draws millions of shoppers to its platform in hopes of scoring discounts.<p>But the reason Prime Day is such a big deal — Amazon sells …

eCommerce

2018 Great West League All-Star Game Rosters Announced

Portland, Oregon, July 17, 2018 – The Great West League’s 2018 All-Star Game is next Monday, July 23 and the All-Star Teams are now official, as …

San Francisco

Hickey Among Nominees For Allstate AFCA Good Works Team

<b>NORTHBROOK, Ill. (EMUEagles.com) —</b> Eastern Michigan University senior offensive linemanJeremy Hickey(Troy, Mich.-Brother Rice) has been selected as …

College & University

Stan Dragoti, 'Mr. Mom' Director, Co-Creator of 'I Love New York' Ad Campaign Dies at 85

Dragoti also directed “Love at First Bite”<p>Stan Dragoti, the ad man-turned-film director who co-created the “I Love New York” campaign and is best …

Stephen Hawking

Who’s Emily Simpson’s Husband, Shane? The ‘Real Housewives Of Orange County’ Couple Are Totally Supportive Of Each Other’s Careers

It wouldn't officially be summer without the return of Bravo's reality staple <i>The Real Housewives of Orange County</i>. But while many of your favorite OG …

Orange County

The Case for Film School: 6 Reasons to Consider Enrolling

Why one of the longest-serving film school deans in the U.S. thinks you should consider signing up.<p><i>[Editor's Note: No Film School asked Bob Bassett</i> …

Filmmaking

California’s budget is more than we can afford

The new state budget funds the rainy-day account to the maximum allowed by law: $13.8 billion. While duly crediting that achievement, we should …

Health Care

Donald Kochan: Making oil companies pay for climate change isn’t the right move for science or the Constitution

The federal courts are not meant to provide a remedy for every ill of the world, including climate change. In such matters, we need to rely on the …

Oil & Gas Industry

STUDENT VOICE: Lost on campus in the Supreme Court’s shuffle?

July 11, 2018 – Washington, D.C. — Judge Brett Kavanaugh meets with senators on Capitol Hill ahead of the confirmation hearings for his nomination as …

Education

Vestager’s misguided Google crusade

<i>This is a POLITICO debate. For the counterargument, click here.</i><p>MILAN — “Your tax lady, she really hates the U.S.”<p>That’s how, with his typical touch, …

Google Shopping

The West is in the midst of an identity crisis

As the economy has improved, popular concern, both here and abroad, has shifted to issues of migration and identity. Just last year, immigration, …

Angela Merkel

Sam Messer | Fear Not (2017) | Available for Sale

Sam Messer received a B.F.A. from Cooper Union in 1976 and an M.F.A. from Yale University in 1982. His work may be found in public collections …

Art

Notes from FreedomFest 2018

Earlier today, I attended a panel that included such figures as John Mackey (of Whole Foods Market) and Steve Forbes (of Forbes Magazine). It was …

Civil Rights

The Unique Rejection of a Social Media Unfollow

Here’s what it means if you don’t handle it well.<p>Many of our social media networks are bullshit. Sure, we can use them to maintain relationships with those we care about and might not interact with as easily otherwise. But often we just accumulate contacts, then never engage them. One study showed, …

Social Media

Droughts and wildfires destroying the West don’t have to be the ‘new normal’

As last year’s record-breaking wildfires ripped across the West, California Gov. Jerry Brown (D) called it the “new normal.” He was echoing the words …

Climate Change

Sloan Science & Film

On the occasion of the annual “Cephalopod Week”—originated by Science Friday—<i>Popular Science</i> produced a charming video centered on the nautilus, a …

James Cameron

'Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives' Director Tom McLoughlin on How Comedy Can Produce Great Horror

One of the best entries in the 'Friday the 13th' franchise was made by one of its most versatile directors.<p>The most highly spirited, …

Filmmaking

Real estate news: Savi Ranch retail properties sell for a combined $54.5 million

Matthews Real Estate Investment Services has closed four deals in Yorba Linda’s Savi Ranch retail zone, securing $54.5 million in transactions for …

Real Estate

Samantha Cortese

Samantha Cortese is a digital multimedia journalist and cohost of “5 Live,” KTLA’s digital-only newscast.<p>The Palm Desert native joined the station …

The Arts

Vista Boys & Girls Club gala raises $85K ...community news

PHOTO: The Vista Boys & Girls Club Diamond Gala “Mama Mia” raised $85,000 for the club, which serves more than 2,600 youths ages 5-18 and provides …

Chapman University

Celebrating 25 Years of VISITING WITH HUELL HOWSER

CONTACT <br>Nichole Goodman<br>ngoodman@gmail.com<br>747.201.5202<p>(Courtesy of KCET.)<p>Also streaming on YouTube, Roku and Apple TV.<p><b>Burbank, Calif. – July 11, 2018</b> …

California

NCAA schools announce nominees for 2018 Woman of the Year

NCAA member schools have nominated a record 581 female college athletes for the 2018 NCAA Woman of the Year award.<p>The NCAA Woman of the Year award, …

Women's Ice Hockey

The Bloody 100th

The Eighth Air Force’s 100th Bomb Group earned its nickname the hard way in the brutal skies over Germany. Only one World War II U.S. Army Air Forces …

Military History

Inside the Radical, Uncomfortable Movement to Reform White Supremacists

On July 4, 2013, one of Shane Johnson’s pals pushed through the front door of his trailer and announced that “a bunch of black guys” had just “said …

Liberal View

Battle for House Control Runs Through California's Orange County

A fierce battle over a handful of congressional seats in the Southern California bastion of Republicanism could determine both the GOP’s future in …

Orange County

Speakers

<i>Jump to bios:</i><p><b>Keynote Speakers</b><p><b>Pamela Brown</b> <br>Vice President, Institutional Research and Academic Planning<br>UC Office of the President<p>Pamela Brown is Vice President of Institutional Research and Academic Planning (IRAP) at the UC Office of the President. Her team produces evidence-based analyses and …

College & University

Democrats Hold Overall Turnout Edge in Competitive House Races

Democrats turned out more voters overall than Republicans in 14 of the most competitive congressional districts that have had primaries so far, …

Los Angeles

7 Pros & Cons Of Supreme Court Justice Term Limits For You To Consider

Trump has appointed two justices to the Supreme Court in his first two years in office, and the most recent nominee has many on the left worried …

Brett Kavanaugh

After Trump taps textualist Brett Kavanaugh for Supreme Court, the confirmation fight ahead and potential impact on midterm elections

President Trump has nominated Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court to fill the vacancy left by retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy.<p>If confirmed, …

Brett Kavanaugh

Doti gifts California art to Hilbert Museum

President Emeritus of Chapman University Jim Doti, Ph.D., has donated a collection of art to the Hilbert Museum at the university. The collection …

Cover Art