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.
Governor Brown To Sign $15 Minimum Wage Bill Into Law On MondayGovernor Jerry Brown says he is ready to make history on Monday, when he plans to make California the first state in the nation to raise the minimum wage to a record-shattering $15 an hour.
Kohl's Plans To Close 7 Southern California LocationsKohl's is closing 18 locations nationwide, seven of which are located in Southern California.
Apple Unveils New Smaller iPhone, iPad For Business UseApple unveiled a small new iPhone, a new iPad tablet for business use and price cuts for its Apple Watch at a product event Monday.
California's Unemployment Rate Dips To 5.5 PercentCalifornia's unemployment rate was 5.5 percent in February, continuing a slight downward trend but remaining higher than the nation's jobless rate as a whole, state figures indicated Friday.
Class-Action Alleges Certain Fitbit Trackers Fail To Accurately Measure User Heart RatesA Southern California woman, who is part of a class-action against Fitbit, Inc., is sharing her concern over the fitness tracker she alleges failed to accurately measure her heart rate.
VW Submits Fix For 3.0-Liter Diesels To California OfficialsThe Volkswagen Group of America submitted its proposal Tuesday to bring Porsches, Audis and Volkswagen cars with six-cylinder, 3.0-liter diesel engines up to California's air quality standards after state regulators found the vehicles were programmed to emit cleaner emissions on government treadmill tests than on the real road.
McDonald's Faces Proposed Class-Action Over Allegations It Misbranded Its Mozzarella SticksMcDonald's Corp. is facing a proposed class-action lawsuit over allegations the fast-food chain falsely advertised its mozzarella sticks as being made with "100% real cheese."
Yahoo Announces Layoffs For 1,700 EmployeesYahoo is laying off about 1,700 employees and shedding some of its excess baggage.
Hilton Launches New Budget Hotel Chain Aimed At Young GuestsHilton is launching a new hotel brand, focusing on budget travelers looking to spend $90 to $100 a night.
How Do Non-Profits Affect The Larger Economy?According to the Bureau of Labor and Statistics, an aging population will lead to a greater need in our societies demand for workers who assist the elderly.
It Really Does Cost More To Be Female, Report ShowsA new report shows it really does cost more to be female.