Kern County is going after marijuana dispensaries with civil action in the wake of Measure G's demise.
Nordstrom Rack, Sprouts Farmers Market and T.J.Maxx have stores planned for Bakersfield.
U.S. employers posted more job openings in February, a sign that hiring will likely improve in the months ahead.
Drivers will get the slightest of breaks on gasoline prices this summer, according to the Energy Department.
Comcast is presenting its case for its $45 billion takeover of Time Warner Cable, saying the deal benefits consumers and doesn't limit competition.
The global economy is strengthening but faces threats from super-low inflation and outflows of capital from emerging economies, the International Monetary Fund warned Tuesday.
American and US Airways announced changes Tuesday to their policies on checked-bag fees and redeeming miles for free flights.
What started out as Chili's "viral act of kindness" quickly changed after a large amount of backlash. Monday, the restaurant chain canceled a nationwide fundraiser to support the National Autism Association, a nonprofit group that links vaccinations to autism.
A year after opening more than 100 stores north of the border, Target has found business isn't so easy.
In the past few years, some of the biggest car rental companies have added the finest cars money can buy to their fleets. Alongside the practical Toyotas and Fords are Ferraris, Lamborghinis, Bentleys, Aston Martins and Teslas, to name a few.
A big drop in customer complaints helped U.S. airlines post their best ratings ever even though more flights were late and more bags were mishandled, according to a report released Monday by university researchers.
President Barack Obama on Monday announced more than $100 million in grants for two dozen schools across the country that are helping students gain work experience for what he called the "in-demand jobs of the future."
Japan and Australia have agreed on a free trade deal that both sides say will yield windfalls for their economies.
The average U.S. price of a gallon of gasoline has risen 5 cents in the past two weeks.
As a brutal winter yields to spring, the U.S. economy is showing renewed strength just as other major economies appear desperate for help.