Ben Adler

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'Fierce Determination' Fueled Fiorina In 2010 Bid, As It Does Now

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Carly Fiorina lost out on going to the Senate five years ago but, as a former adviser said, "she gave Barbara Boxer a huge run for her money." Her rise in this year's race is reminiscent of that run.


2-4-6-8, A 401(k) Would Be Great: Calif. Law Makes Cheerleaders Employees

Friday, July 17, 2015

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill that bars professional teams there from treating their cheerleaders as independent contractors. The bill came after lawsuits alleged the cheerleaders were underpaid.


For California Swimming Pools, This Is Hardly A Dry Spell

Saturday, May 30, 2015

Despite the severe drought, Californians built more backyard swimming pools in 2014 than in any year since the peak of the housing boom. And this year the state is on pace to shatter last year's mark.


The Kendama: Can A Wooden Toy Be A Viral Sensation?

Friday, June 21, 2013

The kendama is a traditional wooden toy, but its appeal is spreading rapidly.


From Sacramento, a New Charter School for Harlem

Wednesday, August 27, 2008

New York City has 18 new charter schools, each with a distinct personality. But only one has a story that spans almost 3,000 miles, from Sacramento, Calif., to 134th Street in Harlem. This charter school's story includes sports, politics, the historic Boys Choir of Harlem, ...