| Apr 16, 2012
| 8:16 AM
You want a snappy new game for your niece or nephew, but the last video game you played was six feet tall, had something called a “joystick” and involved a guy named Q-Bert. No sweat: Head to GameStop, this year’ Best...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 8:48 AM
South Florida fans of Best Buy appear to have a reprieve from the retailer’s widespread store closings, at least for now.
Best Buy has released its list of planned store closings, which will include only two Florida stores – in Fort Myers and...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 8:58 AM
1) We Care Computers
Compassion and computers aren’t words people often put together. So it’s no wonder that a commitment to making things easier and more comfortable for folks with computer nightmares has brought Avi Smith-Rapaport’s...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 10:49 PM
Our 18th annual Frankie L. Chavez Memorial Scholarship BBQ and Softball Tournament fundraiser on Feb. 25 at Hinojosa Park in Brawley was another huge success. We will be awarding $12,000 in scholarships. Thanks to our generous sponsors, George and Rose...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 3:35 PM
Brotherly love has turned sour between two siblings after police said one of them fraudulently obtained credit cards, established a bank account and bought a new car under the other’s identity.
Glendale police were alerted to the identity theft two...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 10:41 AM
Best Buy Co. has formed a selection committee to find a new chief executive after an internal investigation into former CEO Brian Dunn’s “personal conduct” led him to resign.
Lisa Caputo, Ronald James and Sanjay Khosla – all...
| Apr 22, 2012
| 4:52 PM
Shoulders were shrugged in indifference, arms were thrown up in the air in excitement and fists were pumped in joy Sunday as dozens of people bowled to raise money for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Washington County.
After rolling a tenpin ball down a lane...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 3:32 PM
Dehumidifiers come in handy this time of the year, when rainy weather leads to damp,
moldy basements. For a large basement, Consumer Reports recommends a large-
Testers found that large-capacity dehumidifiers are generally more...
| Apr 28, 2012
Mitt Romney on the stump, singles at the bar, car salesmen on the lot: All sorts of people are practicing the art of persuasion, with varying degrees of success.
We like to think that we make our own decisions, that we're in control. But we're all open...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 3:58 PM
Ernst & Young LLP received the usual kid-glove treatment given to too-big-to-fail enterprises when it reached a settlement with the U.S. Justice Department over illegal tax shelters it sold more than a decade ago. The government chose not to prosecute the...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 9:12 AM
Struggling electronics retailer Best Buy Co. Inc. said Tuesday that it is cutting 400 employees at its Richfield, Minn., headquarters in an effort to save $150 million.
Most of the savings won’t come from salaries, according to a company...