| Jun 24, 2014
| 10:24 AM
High-tech creation myths are expected to start with a garage. Amazon, impatient with ordinary from the outset, began with a road trip. In the summer of 1994 Jeff Bezos quit his job on Wall Street, flew to Fort Worth, Texas, with his wife MacKenzie and...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 7:41 AM
Women's clothing retailer Coldwater Creek Inc. on Friday filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy after failing to find a buyer said it plans to close its stores by early summer.
Coldwater Creek joins other retailers to seek protection from creditors in recent...
| May 21, 2014
| 8:30 AM
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| Jun 6, 2014
| 8:09 AM
U.S. employers kept up a solid pace of hiring in May, returning employment to its pre-recession level and offering confirmation the economy has snapped back from a winter slump.
Nonfarm payrolls increased 217,000 last month, the Labor Department said...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 8:40 AM
The trustee overseeing the Ponzi scheme of “boy band” promoter Lou Pearlman is sending out more checks to victims, but the amount is still paltry compared to the nearly $300 million fraud case.
On Monday a second distribution of $5.6 million...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 7:18 PM
A 19-year-old Pacoima man was arrested for allegedly trying to cash a fraudulent check at a La Crescenta bank on Monday, police said.
At 1:10 p.m., Evani Escobar entered the Wells Fargo Bank at 4000 Foothill Blvd. and reportedly headed to a teller window...
| May 30, 2014
| 2:04 PM
The city of Los Angeles accused JPMorgan Chase & Co. of steering minority borrowers into risky home loans they couldn’t afford, triggering a foreclosure wave that hammered property values and city coffers.
In a lawsuit filed Friday in U.S....
| May 11, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Are lenders' credit score requirements for home buyers this spring too high — out of sync with the actual risks of default presented by today's borrowers? The experts say yes.
What experts? The developers of the credit scores used by virtually...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 8:01 AM
You can move your shareholder meeting out of California, but you can't stop protesters from following.
Joining ordinary Wells Fargo shareholders, demonstrators planned to air their grievances Tuesday in San Antonio, site of this year's annual meeting....
| Jun 6, 2014
| 10:34 PM
Much of what Los Angeles City Atty. Mike Feuer alleges in his lawsuits against four big banks for their mortgage and foreclosure practices isn't debatable.
In his latest lawsuit filed May 30 against JP Morgan Chase, Feuer alleges that mortgage lenders...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 7:51 AM
Who: Hernando Perez was named sales manager for Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Investment Services in Fort Lauderdale, from investment sales associate, specializing in South Florida multifamily properties. Perez joined in 2011 under the firm's sales...