Q: I recently bought a Garmin DriveSmart GPS. I have a 2013 Subaru Outback. When the Garmin is mounted on the dashboard, it keeps losing satellite reception. When it is lying on the passenger seat, it works perfectly. ...Read more
SAN DIEGO -- A technology company moving from a dated 9,000 square-foot office to a modern 30,000 square-foot space usually doesn't portend a major shift in San Diego's corporate dynamics. But when that company is the ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- U.S. and Chinese officials said the two nations will resume lower-level trade talks this month in hopes of resolving an escalating battle over tariffs that threatens to damage both economies.
China's vice ...Read more
American shoppers stepped up their spending more than expected in July amid rising consumer confidence, a tight labor market and this year's federal tax cut.
Higher spending on food, gasoline and clothing led a 0.5 ...Read more
Best Buy Inc. said Wednesday that it will spend $800 million to purchase GreatCall Inc., one of the nation's largest providers of emergency response technology for older adults.
It is the first acquisition for the ...Read more
Edith: We are planning to buy our first home. Between us we have good income and pretty good credit, but not all that much cash for a down payment. Also, we are not married. Does that make a difference? What kind of ...Read more
CARACAS, Venezuela –– Many Venezuelan shops closed as a precaution as confusion reigned Saturday following measures announced by President Nicolas Maduro aimed at fighting an economic crisis in the oil-exporting ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- When President Donald Trump spoke to Marines at the Miramar Air Station in San Diego March 13, he threw out an idea that he suggested had just come to him.
"You know, I was saying it the other day, because ...Read more
Speculation mounted Friday that Tesla Inc.'s board will hire an executive to run the electric-car maker's daily operations after the erratic behavior of Elon Musk, its billionaire founder and chief executive, roiled the ...Read more
Google clarified that it does in fact collect users' location data, even if the user's Location History setting is turned off. The admission comes days after a report uncovered the Silicon Valley giant stored the data from...Read more
California payrolls grew by 46,700 jobs in July, a significant gain that came as the unemployment rate held at a record low of 4.2 percent, according to data released Friday by the state's Employment Development Department...Read more
A federal appeals court has tossed out a $1.4 billion U.S. Tax Court ruling that found in favor of Medtronic, saying that the lower court failed to analyze several relevant factors related to the Minnesota-run medical ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump said he's asked the Securities and Exchange Commission to study ending quarterly reporting for U.S. businesses in order to ease regulations and spur growth.
"In speaking with some of ...Read more
Most economists are negative or ambivalent about the provision in the U.S. tax code that allows homeowners to deduct mortgage interest from their taxable income. The major concern is that the provision is regressive. Up to...Read more
On Thursday, a new round of tariffs is due to go into effect between the U.S. and China. The two countries continue crafting financial trade barriers in the back and forth over business.
In the week ahead, each country ...Read more
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- When a fishing captain walked into JWB Prime Steak and Seafood in the Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort last week, he was on the hunt for a good meal.
But as soon as he picked up the menu, ...Read more
Theme parks offer some unusual benefits to employees that help keep them working despite pay that isn't much higher than minimum wage. A recent labor dispute between workers and the Disneyland Resort was prolonged because ...Read more
Soon after Stanley Black & Decker bought the well-known Craftsman brand from Sears Holdings last year, it embarked on what it says is a ground-up remake of the tool line, hoping to revitalize a name that had languished ...Read more
The Toyota Sienna "stumbled" as the Honda Odyssey and Chrysler Pacifica both captured solid overall ratings in the latest crash tests from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety for 2018 and 2019 model year minivans.
Q: I returned to a full-time professional job after working as an independent contractor for the last 20 years. The owner, who has turned out to be a micromanager, and I am not accustomed to working in this type of ...Read more
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