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  1. Fitbit shares dive 16% after holiday sales disappoint; layoffs comingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | Los Angeles Times

    Fitbit Inc. shares dropped 16% on Monday after the maker of fitness trackers said its holiday sales were lower than expected and announced layoffs and other steps to cut costs. Weeks after the announcements of two smartwatch-related acquisitions, Fitbit said it would cut about 110 of its employees - 6% of its workforce - as it reorganizes its business.

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  2. Labor Department sues Oracle, says it discriminated against women, blacks, Asians and non-AsiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    Technology company Oracle Corp. has discriminated against women, African Americans, Asians and non-Asians in its employment practices, the U.S. Department of Labor said Wednesday after filing a lawsuit. "The leading technology company has a systemic practice of paying Caucasian male workers more than their counterparts in the same job title, which led to pay discrimination against female, African American and Asian employees," the department said in a statement.

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  3. This artificial Christmas tree company has Silicon Valley written all over itRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    Balsam Hill founder Thomas Harman is seen at his company's pop-up store at the Stanford Mall. The Redwood City company uses Silicon Valley techniques to run and market its holiday decorations business.

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  4. Simi Valley Police say the man who stabbed a worshiper near a mosque is still on the looseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    Authorities believe the person responsible for stabbing a worshiper near a Simi Valley mosque over the weekend is still at large, a police spokesman said Monday. Police arrested one man in connection with the attack on a group of people who were leaving the mosque on Erringer Road on Saturday night.

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  5. California-based electric car maker Lucid will build its 1,000-horsepower car in ArizonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    Electric car company Lucid Motors was all about its home state of California at the Los Angeles Auto Show a couple of weeks ago. "We're a California car company and it's a fresh California spirit," said Peter Rawlinson, chief technology officer at Lucid Motors, as he showed off a new luxury 1,000-horsepower electric car at the show.

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  6. Bay Area Uber driver arrested on suspicion of groping and stalking female passengerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    An Uber driver was arrested during the weekend after police said he kissed and groped a female passenger, then later returned to her Bay Area home and told her he was outside. Pedro Liborio-Anorve, 35, of Redwood City was taken into custody on suspicion of sexual battery and stalking following Sunday's assault, said Lt.

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  7. Clinton rakes in at least $12.5 million, with one more day of California fundraising to goRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    Hillary Clinton has already netted a minimum of $12.5 million as she starts her third day of a California money run. The haul from six events in Los Angeles, Laguna Beach and the Bay Area on Monday and Tuesday is certainly higher than that because the figure was calculated based on minimum ticket prices for the dinners, luncheons and cocktail parties Clinton is headlining around the state.

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  8. Obamacare covers free annual physicals, right? WrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    The Affordable Care Act, a.k.a. Obamacare, covers free preventive screening and wellness visits. But many people incorrectly believe that it also covers annual checkups.

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  9. Who are California's top-paid CEOs?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    Among the top executives of California's biggest companies, the highest paid, Mark Hurd, works for a tech company in the San Francisco Bay Area. So does the second best.

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  10. Larry Ellison headlines USC commencementRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    Before Larry Ellison became a high-tech billionaire wealthy enough to establish a cancer research center at USC , he was a divorced college dropout living on a sailboat with his cat. He had planned to fulfill his family's wishes and become a doctor.

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  11. Comcast reportedly in talks to buy DreamWorks AnimationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    Media conglomerate Comcast Corp. is in talks to buy DreamWorks Animation for more than $3 billion, according to the Wall Street Journal. DreamWorks, run by Hollywood veteran Jeffrey Katzenberg, has produced films including "Shrek," "Kung Fu Panda" and "How to Train Your Dragon."

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