Before Ralf Groene helped devise the look and feel of Microsoft's Surface tablet, he designed food - or "food concepts," he says, for people on the go
The taxable value of all Kern County properties for this fiscal year is up 5.6 percent to $97.5 billion, Assessor-Recorder Jim Fitch's office said Monday.
Rising sales helped boost hiring and wages at U.S. businesses in the second quarter, and companies are optimistic that the trends will continue this fall, according to a new survey by the National Association for Business Economics.
As sightings of great white sharks mount off Cape Cod in real life, businesses in the Massachusetts town of Chatham are embracing the frenzy.
McDonald's and KFC in China faced a new food safety scare Monday after a Shanghai television station reported a supplier sold them expired beef and chicken.
Private jet sales are rising again, climbing out of a deep recession when the company plane was an easy target for spending cuts.
National parks and monuments boosted the economies of surrounding communities in Wyoming, Montana and Idaho by a combined $1.15 billion last year, according to a new study.
A Kentucky city is venturing into the retail gas business by opening a municipal-run filling station.
The shopping center at the corner of Calloway and Stockdale will soon house five new stores, four of which are entirely new to Kern County.
Day 4 in the city's bus strike brought a new proposal from the union.
Bakersfield Mayor Harvey Hall joined Eyewitness News Mornings to talk about his recovery from recent surgery, the state of the city and the ongoing GET bus strike.
Unemployment rates dropped in 22 U.S. states last month and stayed the same in 14, as the nation at large posted a fifth straight month of solid hiring.
A gauge designed to predict the economy's future health increased in June for a fifth consecutive month, supporting the view that economic growth should accelerate in the second half of this year.
Kia is recalling nearly 52,000 Soul small SUVs to fix a problem that can cause steering failure.
U.S. stock futures are creeping up Friday as General Electric, Google and other big companies report quarterly results.