Q: My credit was damaged because of divorce, so my mother helped me buy my house by putting it in her name. I have lived here for 11 years and always paid the bills. I am concerned because she has dementia and her health ...Read more
Chronic lawsuits against new Bay Area housing developments. Loud, angry protests against pro-growth legislators and mayors.
If the Bay Area has an all-season contact sport, it's the recurring NIMBY fights against housing ...Read more
MINNEAPOLIS -- Mounting health problems left prominent Twin Cities businessman Irwin Jacobs reflective about his fate and distraught in the weeks before he killed his wife and then himself in their Lake Minnetonka home, ...Read more
Elon Musk envisions a glorious future when fleets of Tesla robo-taxis earn money for Tesla owners and make all other automobiles instantly obsolete. The future, he said in a presentation this week, starts next year.
So ...Read more
SEATTLE -- For years, environmentally conscious residents across the Pacific Northwest have dutifully dropped off their broken LCD TVs and computer screens at special e-recycling centers for proper handling and disposal. ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- On April 30, Mike Mitchell, vice chairman of the Graham Company insurance brokerage, will convene a summit of business leaders in the Philadelphia region and urge them to hire people with intellectual and ...Read more
DETROIT -- In Troy, Mich., a 25-year-old employee at an aerospace testing company who is Muslim says he was disparaged and mocked with pork products after his supervisor found out he was Muslim.
In Taylor, Mich., a Muslim...Read more
CHICAGO -- United Airlines is giving its aircraft a makeover for the first time in nearly a decade.
United teased the announcement with a video on Twitter Tuesday night, showing workers stripping the paint from an ...Read more
Taxes on internet sales have created a small windfall for Pennsylvania, according to state officials -- thanks to a U.S. Supreme Court ruling and the rapid growth of online retail.
The state's Department of Revenue ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Herman Cain's withdrawal from consideration for a seat on the Federal Reserve Board has intensified the scrutiny of President Donald Trump's other controversial choice for the central bank, economics writer ...Read more
If you happened to check out the latest ranking of states for their "economic outlook" published last week by the right-wing political group ALEC, you would be excused for concluding that California is deep in an economic ...Read more
DETROIT -- Ford Motor Co., maker of the best-selling F-Series pickup trucks, announced early Wednesday that it's investing $500 million in Rivian, the Michigan-based electric truck startup company.
This is viewed by ...Read more
The worldwide grounding of the 737 MAX quickly rippled through Boeing's finances, depleting its cash reserve by nearly $1 billion in just the first three weeks, according to the company's first-quarter report.
In the ...Read more
Snap Inc.'s fortunes rise and fall on the size of Snapchat's user base.
When the user numbers started to decline in early 2018 because of a tumultuous redesign and flabby Android app, its stock price began a long slide to...Read more
I've learned over the years that lots of people get hung up on the lexicon of Social Security. I will use a Social Security-related word or phrase in a column without giving it too much thought. And the next thing I know, ...Read more
Ben Feldman is arguably the greatest life insurance salesperson of all time. In his career, he sold more insurance than some companies do. He struggled to get started, however, and had difficulty selling a $5,000 policy.
Q: I recently moved from Chicago to Lakeland, Fla., but my PC doesn't always realize it.
Whenever I use Google Maps via the Windows 10 Edge browser, the map shows me a Chicago starting point. And if I do a Google search ...Read more
PG&E will be able to grant $235 million in bonuses to roughly 10,000 employees, a bankruptcy judge ruled Tuesday, a decision that was issued despite PG&E's wildfire-linked woes and the disgraced company's proposal to ...Read more
Qualcomm's stock continued to rally following its surprise settlement with Apple last week, gaining nearly 6 percent in trading on Tuesday.
The San Diego cellular technology supplier got a boost from a price upgrade from ...Read more
Surgical staplers, including those made by Minnesota-run Medtronic PLC, have been associated with such high numbers of deaths, injuries and malfunctions that the Food and Drug Administration is considering moving them to a...Read more
- One of Southern California's last model and hobby shops will close because of rising rent
- Philly independent bookstore is fighting a losing battle against Amazon, but there's hope
- Georgian businessman offers more texts with Cohen to rebut Mueller footnote
- Trump's withdrawal from TPP trade deal is hurting U.S. exports to Japan
- Largest e-recycling fraud in U.S. history sends owners of firm to prison
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