| Oct 28, 2014
| 6:50 PM
Data breaches soared last year in California as cybercriminals leaped over digital security gates to endanger the personal data of millions of consumers, California Atty. Gen. Kamala Harris said.
Harris, in a report released Tuesday, highlighted the...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 7:51 PM
Amgen Inc., the Southern California biotech giant that has struggled to match the torrid growth of its pharmaceutical peers, finds itself in the crosshairs of a New York hedge fund manager, one of the new breed of activist investors, who is loudly calling...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 8:09 PM
Cyber intrusions and other data breaches put the personal records of 18.5 million Californians, nearly half the state's population, at risk in 2013, a seven-fold increase over the year before, the state attorney general reported on Tuesday.
The number of...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 1:36 PM
Target Corp. rolled out free shipping as the holiday season gets underway in an effort to lure shoppers to its website and turn around its business after months of turmoil over a huge data breach.
The Minneapolis retailer said Wednesday that customers...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 2:51 PM
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We're proud to announce...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 2:22 PM
Hackers gained access to social security numbers and other sensitive information from up to around 850,000 Oregon job-seekers in a massive breach that began some time before Oct. 6, the state's employment department said on Tuesday.
The security flaw...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 10:27 AM
Ice cream and fast-food restaurant chain Dairy Queen has confirmed a security breach that may have compromised the payment card information of customers at several hundred locations across 46 states.
Computers at Dairy Queen locations, and one Orange...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 11:13 AM
Retail giant Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is cutting healthcare benefits for roughly 30,000 part-time employees, citing rising costs.
Wal-Mart said Tuesday that it will end coverage for employees who work fewer than 30 hours a week. The decision affects 2% of...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 5:04 PM
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is launching expanded healthcare sign-ups at many of its stores, including hundreds of locations in California.
The retail giant said Monday that it has partnered with DirectHealth.com, an insurance agency and online comparison...
| Sep 4, 2014
Office Depot has won a contract worth more than $100 million with Corporate United, a group purchaser for more than 240 companies nationwide.
The contract with Corporate United, one of the nation's largest indirect group purchasing organizations,...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 12:37 PM
Smart & Final Stores Inc., the warehouse-style grocery chain with a deep history in Los Angeles, raised about $161 million Wednesday through the public sale of nearly 13.5 million shares.
Shares of the Commerce company climbed as high as $13.42, up from...