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2 hrs ago | CBS Local
California's jobless rate dropped to 8.5 percent in November, continuing a positive trend after increasing temporarily over the summer.
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2 hrs ago | The Wave
Ever since co-owners Aaron Kushner and Eric Spitz announced in a town hall meeting last week that the Los Angeles Register will launch soon as a new daily newspaper serving the entirety of the Los Angeles County, it inspired conversation on what kind of newspaper it will be.
4 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune
Unemployment rates fell or were unchanged in all 50 U.S. states in November, evidence that hiring is improving across the country.
Collector cars are big business and, for the first time, sales of sought-after vehicles at public auctions have crossed the $1 billion mark in a single year.
San Jose's minimum wage will increase from $10 an hour to $10.15 an hour on Jan. 1, 2014.
There is an old saying that warns, "Be careful what you wish for." I want to add my own "new" old saying that goes, "Be careful what you complain about."
A California appeals court has issued a stay allowing a Los Angeles police policy that makes it easier for unlicensed drivers to keep their cars instead of having them impounded.
A total of $5.8 million will be paid to the families of eight people who were killed and 12 people who were injured during an off-road racing event in Johnson Valley in August 2010, lawyers announced today.
In this Aug. 14, 2010 file photo, workers push an overturned off-road race truck upright Sunday after it went out of control and plowed into a crowd of spectators during a race earlier in Lucerne Valley, Calif.
An ordinance proposed by Supervisor Cindy Chavez that would toughen up Santa Clara County's lobbyist regulations won unanimous approval on Tuesday from the rest of the Board of Supervisors, who directed staff to bring back a draft law next year.
Nearly a million dollars worth of computers are being ordered for Merced elementary and middle school students, paid for by state funds designated to ease the transition to common core instructional practices.
The City Council made a $5 million investment in Sacramento's cultural institutions on Tuesday night by approving a plan to convert a closed adult school into an office and rehearsal campus for the city's premier performing arts groups.
A 28-year-old Paradise resident is fighting for her life after Stanford Medical Center has refused to accept Covered California's insurance, leaving her no avenue to treat her terminal illness of Achalasia.
Could your current but unknown infection increase the glutamate in your brain? That glutamate happens to be an excitatory toxin associated with anxiety, panic, phobias, insomnia, and even pain.
Item 1.01 Entry into Material Definitive Agreements Amended Loan Agreement between VelaTel Global Communications, Inc. and AQT, LLC On December 13, 2013 , VelaTel Global Communications, Inc. , a Nevada corporation and the registrant responsible for the filing of this Form 8-K entered into an Amended Loan Agreement with AQT, LLC , a Delaware limited ... (more)