Pier 1 Imports To Close Hundreds Of Stores, Lay Off Corporate Workforce Pier 1 Imports is set to close nearly half of its stores as the home goods retailer reportedly lurches closer to bankruptcy.
California Unemployment Rate Remains At Lowest Since 1970sThe Golden State continues to shine when it comes to creating jobs.
Forever 21 To Close 12 SoCal Stores, Laying Off Up To 400 EmployeesThe Chapter 11 filing by Los Angeles-based fashion retailer Forever 21 will soon lead to the closure of 21 stores in the state — including 12 in Southern California.
Popular LAX Van Service SuperShuttle To Go Out Of BusinessSuperShuttle has operated out of LAX since 1983. The company is also shuttering its operations at airports across the U.S. and worldwide.
Disney Warns 'Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker' May Trigger SeizuresWalt Disney Studios warned that "Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker" may trigger seizures in people with photosensitivity.
McDonald’s To Test Out Plant-Based Burgers In CanadaThe announcement comes after one of its major competitors, Burger King, began rolling out the Impossible Whopper nationwide.
Freezer Failure Destroys Blood Stem Cells Of 56 Childrens Hospital Of Los Angeles PatientsThe hospital sent out letters Thursday, apologizing for losing the stem cells, despite safeguard that were in place. A released statement said, in part, that “no child’s health is in jeopardy due to this incident.”
Owners Of Fiji Water Give Caltech $750 Million To Support Climate ResearchThe donation is the largest in Caltech’s history, and the second-largest gift to a U.S. academic institution, according to university officials. Caltech says it is also the largest gift ever for environmental sustainability research.
Philippines-Based Jollibee To Acquire Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf For $350 MillionJollibee wants to focus on growing the Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf brand in Asia.
Malibu Restaurants That Survived Woolsey Fire May Be Forced To Close Because Of Drop In BusinessMonths after the Woolsey Fire scorched the canyons of Malibu, which was then deluged with torrential rain that caused mudslides, residents returning to the seaside enclave might not find their favorite restaurants and businesses waiting for them.
Sephora Closes Stores For Training After Singer SZA Says She Was Racially Profiled In CalabasasCosmetics retailer Sephora says it will close all its stores across the country Wednesday for diversity training after singer SZA says she was racially profiled at the Calabasas location.
Drones People Can Ride Make Debut At CESJuiced-up vehicles seemed to be a new trend at CES, including a flying drone that a passenger can ride, a flying taxi and a smart luxury yacht.
Businesses Hired 250K Workers In October, Wage Hike Highest In 9 YearsSome good news for those looking for work: now is as good a time as any to land a job.
Global Walkout: Google Employees Protest Over Sexual Harassment ScandalsWalkouts are occurring at Google offices around the world, including Dublin and Singapore, according to social media reports.
Sears Files For BankruptcySears says it will "close 142 unprofitable stores near the end of the year. Liquidation sales at these stores are expected to begin shortly. This is in addition to the previously announced closure of 46 unprofitable stores that is expected to be completed by November 2018."