The Kern Council of Governments is hosting a public workshop so the public can chime in on how to spend billions in transportation funds.
PepsiCo reported a stronger-than-expected quarterly profit as the company sold more snacks around the world and hiked prices, including on its drinks.
Ford Mustang celebrating golden anniversary with new model.
Wednesday morning, a host of political leaders joined many in the local waste and recycling community as they officially opened a new sorting facility called Metropolitan Recycling Center.
A research firm says California home prices have surged to a new six-year high amid lackluster sales.
Airline executives frequently complain about fuel costs. But the truth is higher prices actually have been good for business.
U.S home construction rose moderately in March as builders resumed work at the end of a frigid winter. But applications for building permits slid, clouding the outlook for future construction.
U.S. factory output rose further last month, extending strong growth from February after harsh weather had caused production to tumble in January. Manufacturers produced more furniture, clothing, chemicals and aerospace products.
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen says the Fed must remain intent on adjusting its policy as needed to respond to unforeseen economic challenges.
China's economic growth slowed further in the latest quarter but appeared strong enough to satisfy Chinese leaders who are trying to put the country on a more sustainable path without politically dangerous job losses.
Consumers who were unable to create an account or fill out an application because of technical problems on the Covered California website have until midnight Tuesday to secure a health insurance policy and avoid a tax penalty. The agency offered the extension after its systems were overwhelmed by the number of people trying to sign up before last month's enrollment deadline under President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act.
Lower U.S. gasoline prices kept consumer inflation in check last month, helping to offset higher costs for food and clothing.
U.S. homebuilders' confidence in the housing market rose modestly in April but remained at low levels for the third straight month, constrained by tight credit for home buyers and a shortage of workers and available land.
The world's biggest beverage maker said Tuesday that its global volume for soda fell for first time in at least a decade. The drop was offset by stronger sales of noncarbonated drinks such as juice, and overall volume rose 2 percent.
Foreign buyers of U.S. Treasury securities increased their holdings in February to another record high.