The polemic around "Obamacare" hasn't cooled much, and the permanence of the president's achievement remains in question as the nation awaits the outcome of a Supreme Court case that could jeopardize insurance for nearly 8 million people.
A pair of Fresh & Easy stores in Bakersfield will close in the coming month.
The company that made bats for a who's who of baseball greats, including Babe Ruth and Ted Williams, announced a deal Monday to sell its Louisville Slugger brand to rival Wilson Sporting Goods Co. for $70 million.
Families of at least 74 people killed in crashes caused by defective General Motors ignition switches will get compensation from the company.
Slightly more Americans bought homes in February, but tight inventories, affordability problems and nasty winter weather point to sluggish sales in the coming few months.
Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer says he expects the Fed to start raising interest rates sometime this year.
Some consumer tips to help avoid excessive fees or potential fraud when using paid tax preparers, according to the Justice Department, Internal Revenue Service and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau:
A Brazilian judge has accepted charges filed by state prosecutors against 11 companies for allegedly forming a cartel to raise prices on the construction and upkeep of subway and train systems in the state of Sao Paulo.
Southeast Asian nations have finalized a key agreement allowing qualified banks to operate freely in each other's countries in a push toward greater financial and economic integration.
China's finance minister says a proposed Chinese-led Asian regional bank that has raised concerns in Washington will complement rather than compete with established lenders such as the World Bank.
The White House has released new regulations that will impact hydraulic fracturing – or fracking – wells across the United States.
Data from the Employment Development Department shows 1,200 oil field jobs were lost in Kern County in January and February.
California's unemployment rate fell for the second consecutive month since the start of the year to 6.7 percent in February, a state agency reported Friday.
Walmart will hire as many as 190 people for its two new Neighborhood Market stores, opening this summer in Bakersfield.
Potatoes that won't bruise and apples that won't brown are a step closer to grocery store aisles.