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CommerceWest Bank Gives Back to Cystinosis Research, The Shea Center, Orangewood Children's Foundation and The Possible Dream

IRVINE, Calif.---- CommerceWest Bank gave back to the Cystinosis Research Foundation, The Shea Center, Orangewood Children's Foundation and The Possible Dream. "The Share Our Wine Auction is a great way to give back to multiple charities, that all serve a different purpose, but have a common goal of improving the lives of those in our local community," commented Ivo Tjan,...
Source: Business Wire
National League of Cities Elects 2015 Leadership and Board of Directors

AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 22, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- The National League of Cities today named its 2015 leadership and board of directors at the annual Congress of Cities and Exposition in Austin, Texas. The organization elected Mayor Ralph Becker of Salt Lake City, Utah to serve as NLC's 2015 president, Councilmember Melodee Colbert Kean of Joplin, Mo. as first...
Source: PR Newswire
NLC Releases Performance Management: A Guide for City Leaders

AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 22, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- Cities across the country are looking to make more informed service delivery and budget decisions. Performance management― the process of consistently reviewing performance data to inform decision-making― is emerging as a key strategy, and today, during the annual Congress of Cities conference, NLC...
Source: PR Newswire
Even 'Big Hero' movies still need heart: Disney

Technology may rule the box office, but the ingredients of a good movie is still in a strong plot, one Disney animator told CNBC in an interview.
Source: CNBC.com | By: Javier E. David
Kohler introduces odor-eating toilet seat

Kohler Co. has introduced a deodorizing toilet seat that it says eliminates embarrassing bathroom odors and the need for candles and sprays to cover them up. The $90 seat is one of many high-tech gadgets that Wisconsin- based Kohler and its competitors have introduced in recent years to make time spent in the bathroom more pleasant. When it comes to toilets,...
Source: The Associated Press | By: M.L. JOHNSON, Associated Press
Eureka? Lost IRS emails recovered-30K of them

Investigators told congressional staff late Friday that they have recovered up to 30,000 emails to and from Lois Lerner.
Source: The Associated Press
Cat got your tongue, HealthCare.gov?

A number of states have been releasing enrollment information for their Obamacare markets, but HealthCare.gov hasn't.
Source: CNBC.com | By: Dan Mangan
California Indian casinos embroiled in turmoil

COARSEGOLD, Calif.- When it comes to controlling California's flashy Las Vegas-style casinos, the stakes are enormous for tribes who own the gambling operations that collectively generate billions of dollars a year to sustain Native Americans up and down the state. The National Indian Gaming Commission, which regulates Indian casinos, and a federal judge...
Source: The Associated Press | By: SCOTT SMITH, Associated Press
Obama immigration plan good, not great for economy

WASHINGTON- President Barack Obama's expansive executive action on immigration is good for the U.S. economy- just not as good as partnering with Congress on broader reforms. "This is focused on people who are already in the economy today, who are contributing mightily but are basically operating in the shadows," said Raul Hinojosa-Ojeda, a professor at the...
Source: The Associated Press | By: JOSH BOAK, AP Economics Writer
Adoption Network Law Center Selects Family to Receive Pro Bono Services in Honor of National Adoption Month

Every November, Adoption Network Law Center asks hopeful Adopting Parents to share their stories of what led them to adoption. Today, National Adoption Day, Adoption Network Law Center is thrilled to announce that the recipients of pro bono services this year are Michael and Preslie from Utah. This is Adoption Network Law Center's third year providing pro bono...
Source: PR Newswire