California Unemployment Edges Up To 5.4 PercentThe California Employment Development Department says the state's unemployment rate edged up to 5.4 percent in June.
Report: Unilever To Pay $1B For LA-Based Dollar Shave ClubConsumer products giant Unilever says it has agreed to buy the fast-growing California-based men's grooming business Dollar Shave Club for a reported $1 billion.
Pepsi To Reintroduce Aspartame In New Diet BeverageThe company will start selling the new Diet Pepsi Classic Sweetener Blend this fall, which will contain aspartame in its formula. But, Diet Pepsi will continue to be sweetened without aspartame.
Bank Of America To Eliminate Up To 8,000 Jobs In Retail Division: Report Bank of America is reportedly set to fire as many as 8,000 employees within its retail banking division.
UCLA Anderson Forecast: Outcome Of November Election Could Threaten Jobs In CaliforniaEmployment in California continues to grow at a steady pace, but the November election could threaten the state’s success, according to a UCLA Anderson Forecast released Wednesday.
Dunkin’ Donuts Launches New Mobile App That Lets Customers Order On-The-GoDunkin' Donuts Monday launched a new mobile app that makes on-the-go ordering a possibility.
Secret To Success For Off-Price Stores Is Thrill Of The Hunt, Retail Analysts SayIt's the thrill of the hunt that retail analysts say is driving shoppers to off-price stores like Marshalls, T.J. Maxx, and HomeGoods.
Startup Wants To Put Self-Driving Big Rigs On US HighwaysPicture an 18-wheel truck barreling down the highway with 80,000 pounds of cargo and no one but a robot at the wheel.
Wendy's Eyeing Self-Service Kiosks In Effort To Cut Labor CostsThe fast-food chain has plans to replace some workers with the touch-screen technology in an effort to save on labor costs.
4 Months Later, No Sign Of California Powerball WinnerA California Lottery representative said he's losing hope that his state's ticket-holder for a world-record January jackpot will ever come forward.
Is BevMo! Engaging In A 'Bait-And-Switch' With Wine? Suit Claims It IsA class-action suit has been filed that alleges BevMo! engaged in a "bait-and-switch," displaying price signage for bottles with wine ratings for specific years that weren’t the years for sale on the shelf.
USA Today Owner Gannett Offers $388M For LA Times Publisher TribuneNewspaper publisher Gannett wants to buy Tribune Publishing for more than $388 million, in a deal that would give the owner of USA Today control of the Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune and several other newspapers.