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How to stream the Tony Awards: Why CBS' West Coast plan stinks

You can watch as Tony Awards are handed out live on Paramount+, as long as you don't live on the West Coast. Here's the convoluted...
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Dozens of cargo ships stuck waiting off New York's coast amid port staff shortages and surging demand for goods

As of 9 p.m. local time Saturday, the ships appear to have been stuck in place for hours, The Daily Mail reported. Photo by Michael Nagle/Xinhua via Getty Images Dozens of container ships are stuck off the coast of New York, per Mail Online. It comes amid surging demand for goods ahead of the holiday season and a national labor shortage. Port of New York and New Jersey appears to be facing similar issues as West coast ports. See more stories on Insider's business page. Around 24 car...
Tags: New York, Los Angeles, Trends, Daily Mail, New Jersey, Long Beach, West Coast, Long Island New York, Lido Beach, Port of New York, Getty Images Dozens, Zahra Tayeb, Michael Nagle Xinhua, Jones Beach Island, Container News

Huge backup of ships bringing more pollution to LA, Long Beach-area port communities

Viewed from San Pedro, ships wait outside of the Port of Los Angeles on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2021. (Photo by Dean Musgrove, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA – SEPTEMBER 20: In an aerial view, container ships are anchored by the ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles as they wait to offload on September 20, 2021 near Los Angeles, California. Amid a record-high demand for imported goods and a shortage of shipping containers and truckers, the twin ports are currently seeing un...
Tags: Health, News, California, White House, Environment, America, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Port Of Los Angeles, Long Beach, Community, Un, West Coast, Local News, Orange County

The 6 best places to buy workout clothes for men

A pair of well-fitting running shorts or a moisture-wicking top helps you feel more comfortable working out. The apparel should perform for how you work out, too - i.e. running shorts for runners, stretch fabrics for lifting, etc. Below, we've rounded up the best workout clothing brands, with gear from Rhone, Janji, and Ten Thousand. Performing at your best while working out starts with wearing the right kind of clothing. This means ditching those gym shorts you've had since high schoo...
Tags: Reviews, Style, Fitness, Trends, Features, Buying Guide, Men, West Coast, Crossfit, Dick, Don, Rhone, Sporting Goods, Dick s Sporting Goods, Vuori, Workout Clothes

26 of the best beach houses on Airbnb in the US where the sand is just steps away

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Airbnb Beach vacations are always top of mind for a relaxing, warm-weather getaway. Many Airbnbs are found along the best beaches in the US, with direct beachfront or private access. From Malibu to Cape Cod, these are the best beach homes on Airbnb, from $100 to $650 per night. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Airbnbs with beachfront access continue to rank among the most searched for filters on the...
Tags: Florida, New York, Texas, Mississippi, Maryland, California, Cdc, Washington, Oregon, Boston, Virginia, Massachusetts, US, Trends, Netflix, Maine

Fires burn as triple-digit temperatures heat up Southern California

The dry heat on Wednesday — the first day of fall — prompted heat advisories and set the stage for a host of fires that sprouted across Southern California. And as temperatures climbed, so did the number of fire emergencies. First came a small brush fire around 11 a.m., burning near baseball fields and several schools at Perris Hill Park in San Bernardino, said the San Bernardino County Fire Department. Fire crews were able to hold the blaze to five acres. Temperature: 93 degrees. Around 11:30 p...
Tags: Weather, News, Los Angeles, Sport, Mental Health, University, Soccer, Wildfires, Idaho, Alaska, West Coast, Orange, Riverside County, Hawk, Palm Springs, Southern California

IATSE Gearing Up For Second Strike: Seeks Separate Strike Authorization From Locals Across U.S

EXCLUSIVE: IATSE is now gearing up for a second strike against the film and TV industry. With the union and its 13 West Coast studio...
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US sues to stop deal between American Airlines, JetBlue

By David Koenig | The Associated Press The Justice Department and officials in six states have filed a lawsuit to block a partnership formed by American Airlines and JetBlue, claiming that it will reduce competition and lead to higher fares. The Justice Department said Tuesday that the agreement will eliminate important competition in New York and Boston and reduce JetBlue’s incentive to compete against American in other parts of the country. Attorney General Merrick Garland said the lawsuit was...
Tags: Business, New York, London, Washington, Boston, Massachusetts, US, Los Angeles, Sport, Joe Biden, Soccer, Miami, Airlines, West Coast, Southwest Airlines, Jetblue

PayPal's 'super app' - JPM loses top tech exec - Merrill's pay plans

Welcome to Insider Finance. If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. Plus, download Insider's app for news on the go - click here for iOS and here for Android.On the agenda today:PayPal is relaunching its "super app," which will pit it against Google Pay and Square.JPMorgan just lost its global head of AI technology.In a leaked recording, Merrill's president said advisors shouldn't expect more pay raises.Let's get started. PayPal is relaunching its "super app" Mike Blake/...
Tags: Google, Trends, Bloomberg, Paypal, Merrill Lynch, Goldman Sachs, US Treasury, West Coast, Blackrock, Jpmorgan, Assembly, Merrill, US Treasury Department, US Bank, TPG, MUFG Union Bank

$8B deal boosts West Coast presence for Mpls.-based U.S. Bank

The deal gives a strong lift to U.S. Bank's presence in California, where it will rise to fifth in market share from 10th.
Tags: California, Bank, West Coast, U S Bank

Southern California hasn't had a big earthquake since 1857. Here's what would happen if a mega earthquake hit California.

California is located in a hot-zone of fault lines that can rupture without warning. Parts of the San Andreas fault have not ruptured in over 200 years, meaning it's overdue for a high-magnitude earthquake commonly referred to as "The Big One." Here's what experts say could happen in seconds, hours, and days after the Big One hits the West Coast. See more stories on Insider's business page. Following is a transcript of the video.Narrator: Catastrophic earthquake scenarios have pl...
Tags: Japan, California, La, Trends, Long Beach, San Andreas, West Coast, San Andreas Fault, Southern California, Ventura, Stewart, John Stewart, Wallace, John Wallace, Century City, John Vidale

U.S. Bank buys MUFG Union Bank, a big presence on the West Coast, for $8 billion

The deal gives a strong lift to U.S. Bank's presence in California, where it will rise to fifth in market share from 10th.
Tags: California, Bank, West Coast, U S Bank, MUFG Union Bank

IATSE Calls Strike Authorization Vote, as AMPTP Balks at Latest Contract Offer

IATSE on Monday called for a strike authorization vote, after the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers declined to respond to the union’s latest contract offer. The union’s 13 West Coast locals have been bargaining for several months on a new three-year agreement. The union is seeking to address long hours, with contract provisions […]
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Gabby Petito Search: Timeline Of Road Trip With Fiancé Brian Laundrie, Notable Dates And Events

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Tags: Florida, New York, Instagram, Colorado, Youtube, Fbi, Wyoming, Salt Lake City, West Coast, Turner, Sarasota County, Gabby, Moab Utah, Grand Teton National Park, Petito, Schulte

How SeaWorld San Diego can grow and improve Howl-O-Scream over the next decade

SeaWorld San Diego tossed the first punch with the new Howl-O-Scream in a bloody battle royale against Universal’s Halloween Horror Nights, Knott’s Scary Farm and Six Flags’ Fright Fest that is certain to ramp up the fight for theme park Halloween haunt supremacy in Southern California. The inaugural Howl-O-Scream at SeaWorld San Diego kicked off on Friday, Sept. 17 with three haunted houses, six scare zones and a live show. Howl-O-Scream will run on 24 select nights through Oct. 31 at the San D...
Tags: Halloween, Florida, Los Angeles, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, United States, San Diego, Seaworld, Universal, Amusement Parks, West Coast, Disneyland, East Coast, Orlando, Southern California

Ports in California have never been this busy, and it's adding to shortages of everything from furniture to electronics

Brittany Chang/Insider A record-breaking number of cargo ships is waiting to dock at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, California. The ships are waiting for over 8 days and causing further disruptions in US supply chains. Import volumes at the California ports are only expected to increase in the coming weeks. See more stories on Insider's business page. A record-breaking number of cargo ships are off the coast of California, waiting to get into the ports of Los Angeles and Lon...
Tags: Transportation, News, California, China, US, Los Angeles, Trends, Supply Chain, Economy, Shipping, World Record, Long Beach, Record, Ports, West Coast, Delays

Interstate Bridge Replacement leaders throw out tunnel, high speed rail options

So far, the Executive Steering Group hasn’t looked at any design options in detail, but they were shown the slide above that looks almost identical to the preferred alternative from the Columbia River Crossing, with ten marked lanes on top of two bridges. “High speed rail as a transit component to the Interstate Bridge was dismissed during the screening process because it neither increased vehicular capacity nor decreased vehicular demand…”— IBR Program memo The second attempt to replac...
Tags: Washington, Oregon, Sport, Front Page, Infrastructure, Cycling, Portland, Projects, West Coast, ESG, CRC, Peterson, Greg Johnson, ODOT, Columbia River Crossing, Metro Council

How USC coaches are handling recruiting amid upheaval

As he arrived on Monday evening for his first interview as the USC football team’s interim head coach, Donte Williams was informed that he had a few minutes before his new, weekly spot on the radio program. Williams excused himself, stepped a few feet away and used the small window of opportunity to call a recruit. “That’s one-third of the job. So you may not have time, you find time,” Williams said Thursday. “Recruiting, everyone thinks it’s all day, 24-7. But I think recruiting is 25-7. You ha...
Tags: Sports, Georgia, Sport, Soccer, Williams, College sports, West Coast, Washington State, St Louis, East Coast, Usc, Ucla, Trojans, Whicker, Helton, Clay Helton

Where Disney World’s 50th anniversary attractions could fit at Disneyland

Walt Disney World is getting ready to kick off an 18-month party to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Florida theme park resort with a host of new attractions, nighttime spectaculars, themed hotels and restaurants that could eventually show up at Disneyland. Disney World is preparing to launch three rides, four shows, a Star Wars hotel and space-themed restaurant as part of a golden anniversary celebration that could eventually find a home at the Disneyland resort. Sign up for our Park Life...
Tags: Florida, California, France, China, Disney, Sport, Earth, Things To Do, Soccer, Paris, Ursula, Resistance, Amusement Parks, West Coast, Disneyland, Walt Disney World

Beyond Fest 2021 Line-Up Revealed: Halloween Kills, The Black Phone, Michael Mann In Person, And More

Beyond Fest, one of the best and most fun genre festivals in the United States, has announced its full lineup for the 2021 iteration of the festival, and it is packed with tons of great stuff. In addition to the U.S. premiere of "Halloween Kills" with director David Gordon Green and producer Jason Blum in person, the fest will be featuring a 50th anniversary screening of "A Clockwork Orange," repertory screenings of "Collateral" and "Thief" with director Michael Mann in person, the West Coast pr...
Tags: Usa, Hollywood, Movies, News, France, Los Angeles, Senegal, Thailand, United States, Italy, Arnold Schwarzenegger, West Coast, Jason Blum, Michael Mann, PAUL, Los Feliz

22 all-star books about California baseball including the Dodgers, Angels, Padres and more

Given California’s impressive Major League Baseball legacy, it’s kind of mind-blowing to realize that, until just 63 years ago, a “western road trip” in MLB parlance meant a team making a stop in St. Louis by way of Chicago or Milwaukee.  Of course, the Dodgers and Giants transformed MLB geography forever by moving west from New York following the end of the 1957 season, their successful relocations to Los Angeles and San Francisco paving the way for MLB franchises in Anaheim, Oakland and San...
Tags: Books, Japan, New York, Hollywood, California, La, Angels, Sports, America, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Sport, Getty Images, Chicago, Things To Do, Soccer

IATSE Contract Talks Reach ‘Critical Juncture’ as Strike Threat Looms

Negotiations between the studios and the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees have reached a “critical juncture,” the union’s president told members on Wednesday. The union’s 13 West Coast locals appear to be headed toward a strike authorization vote, as negotiations with the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers have dragged on with little […]
Tags: News, West Coast, AMPTP, Iatse

Southern California apartment rents up 13.5% for landlord Essex

Essex Property Trust, a large Southern California landlord, says its new tenants are agreeing to leases that are 13.5% pricier than when the pandemic started. If you need much more convincing that rents are rising significantly this summer — and I’ll admit I did — the real estate investment trust’s performance update to its investors confirmed what industry surveys had been suggesting. Big landlords who own top-flight apartment complexes are finding well-to-do tenants who are willing to pay up. ...
Tags: Business, News, California, Housing, Sport, Soccer, San Diego, Essex, West Coast, Seattle, Orange County, Riverside County, San Diego County, Santa Barbara, Commercial Real Estate, Southern California

Feds OK Plan to Cut Salmon Fishing When Needed for Orcas

Federal officials have approved a plan that calls for cutting nontribal salmon fishing along the West Coast when the fish are needed to help the Northwest's endangered killer whales.
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Meet the Port of Los Angeles' dock workers who make over $100,000 working with some of the world's largest robots

Associated Press The 7,000 dockers represented through the ILWU at Port LA are some of the highest paid blue-collar workers. They receive nearly three times as much money as the average dockworker due to the nature of their job. Christopher Mims breaks down how packages arrive at your door within a matter of days in his new book, "Arriving Today." See more stories on Insider's business page. Dock workers at the Port of Los Angeles have one of the highest-paying blue-collar jobs in the...
Tags: Transportation, Asia, News, US, Los Angeles, Trends, Supply Chain, Economy, Boats, Port Of Los Angeles, Long Beach, West Coast, Glassdoor, Southern California, Shortages, Christopher Mims

Sustainable e-commerce startup Olive now ships beauty products, in addition to apparel

Earlier this year, a startup called Olive launched its new shopping site and app with the goal of making e-commerce more efficient, convenient, and sustainable by offering a way for consumers to aggregate their orders from across retailers into single shipments that arrive in reusable packaging, not cardboard. If items need to be returned, those same packages are reused. Otherwise, Olive will return to pick them up. Since its February 2021 debut, the company has grown to include over 100 retaile...
Tags: Amazon, Startups, Ecommerce, New York, Marketing, Tech, Adidas, Walmart, E-commerce, Online Shopping, United States, Usps, Reuse, Retailers, West Coast, East Coast

Two years after launching, Inspired Capital has finished raising its second fund

Inspired Capital, the New York-based early-stage venture firm that was founded in 2019 by entrepreneurs Alexa von Tobel and Penny Pritzker, is today announcing the close of their second fund with $281 million in capital commitments, an amount that brings the firm’s total assets under management to nearly half a billion dollars. (Inspired raised $200 million for its debut fund.) We talked earlier this week with von Tobel about the portfolio of 25 companies that her firm — which also counts as cof...
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Two years after launching, Inspired Capital has closed its second fund with $281 million

Inspired Capital, the New York-based early-stage venture firm that was founded in 2019 by entrepreneurs Alexa von Tobel and Penny Pritzker, is today announcing the close of their second fund with $281 million in capital commitments, an amount that brings the firm’s total assets under management to nearly half a billion dollars. (Inspired raised $200 million for its debut fund.) We talked earlier this week with von Tobel about the portfolio of 25 companies that her firm — which also counts as cof...
Tags: TC, New York, Softbank, Tech, Venture Capital, West Coast, Lucy, Penny, Mark, Bogota Colombia, Penny Pritzker, Alexa von Tobel, Tobel, Orum, Brynne McNulty Rojas, Mark Batsiyan

President Biden departs Long Beach Tuesday morning, Sept. 14

President Joe Biden said goodbye to Long Beach. The commander-in-chief, and the leader of the Democratic Party, left Long Beach Airport aboard Air Force One Tuesday morning, Sept. 14, about 16 hours after touching down in Southern California for the first time since becoming president. President Biden boards Air Force One to leave Long Beach the morning after campaigning for Governor Gavin Newsom against the recall election, in Long Beach on Tuesday, September 14, 2021. (Photo by Brittany Mu...
Tags: Politics, Elections, News, California, Sacramento, Sport, Joe Biden, Soccer, Long Beach, West Coast, Biden, Gavin Newsom, Southern California, Democratic Party, Newsom, Air Force One

Finalists for 2021 Webster Awards Announced

The finalists in the 16 different categories for the 2021 Webster Awards, Western Canada's preeminent journalism awards, were announced today.  The awards recognize excellence in journalism in B.C.  All finalists will be celebrated, and the one winner in each category will be announced during the November 3rd online awards ceremony, 7:00 p.m. Pacific Time.  This online event is free for everyone to watch and can be accessed at this web address: Subm...
Tags: Advertising, Canada, Art and design, Vancouver, Victoria, West Coast, Whistler, Globe, Cbc, George, Kim Bolan, Mec, UBC, Western Canada, CBC Vancouver, Serena Renner