Amazon Reveals Best Deals For Prime DayThis year's sales event, which starts Monday afternoon, will be six hours longer than last year's and will launch new products.
Starbucks To Stop Offering Straws At All Locations By 2020A week after its hometown banned plastic drinking straws and utensils, the Seattle company said Monday that within two years, it will be using straws made from biodegradable materials like paper and specially designed lids.
Supreme Court Rules In Internet Sales Tax Case: States Can Charge Online ShoppersThe 5-4 ruling Thursday is a win for states, which said they were losing out on billions of dollars annually under two decades-old Supreme Court decisions that affected online sales tax collections.
OC Company Sued For Alleged Lead Levels In 'Goat Milk' Toddler FormulaA Newport Beach company is facing legal action for allegedly manufacturing and marketing baby formulas with dangerously elevated levels of lead.
Bumble Bee CEO Indicted On Price Fixing ChargeA federal grand jury indicted Christopher Lischewski, the CEO of Bumble Bee Foods, in connection with a packaged seafood price-fixing scam.
Unemployment Drops To 3.9 Percent, Lowest In 17 YearsThe unemployment rate hit 3.9% in April, breaking below 4 percent for the first time since December 2000.
98 Reports Of E. Coli From 22 States Now Linked To Romaine LettuceAccording to CDC data, the U.S. hasn't seen a multi-state outbreak this large since 2006. That outbreak was traced back to spinach and was linked to 238 illnesses and five deaths.
JetBlue Makes Big Changes At Ontario, Long Beach AirportsJet Blue announced Thursday it will start offering direct flights out of Ontario International Airport to New York this fall, but will cut a third of its flights from Long Beach Airport.
By 2020, Ford Will Stop Making Everything Except Mustangs, Focus CrossoversThe decision, which Hackett said was due to declining demand and profitability, means Ford will no longer sell the Fusion midsize car, Taurus large car, CMax hybrid compact and Fiesta subcompact in the U.S., Canada and Mexico.
SoCal Dealer Won't Sell Some Priuses, Citing Safety ConcernsToyota says it issued an effective remedy, but one Southern California dealership is suing, saying it didn't fix the problem. The automaker says the lawsuit is not about a safety problem and is instead about bad blood.
452,000 Kidde Smoke Alarms Recalled For Manufacturing DefectThe recalled units include PI2010 and PI9010 and feature a distinctive, raised pill design on the front.
Walmart And Amazon Want To Get Into Your HouseWalmart said Monday that in April it will roll out a service in more than 2,000 of its stores that allows customers to summon independent workers to assemble and install a range of products. The announcement comes as Amazon expands its home service offerings, such as plumbers and dog walkers.