Wendy Lee Business & Economics Reporter
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Wendy Lee is a Business and Economics Reporter for Southern California Public Radio.
Before joining KPCC, Wendy was a business reporter for the Star Tribune in Minneapolis and The Tennessean in Nashville. Her work has been published in The Boston Globe, Los Angeles Times, The Wall Street Journal and the Houston Chronicle.
A California native, Lee graduated from U.C. Berkeley with a degree in history. She likes to travel, cook, karaoke and is always ready for new adventures.
Stories by Wendy Lee
Change is made after a strategy to cut down on coupons and steep discounts hasn't produced returns. Myron Ullman returns to JC Penney as CEO.
The agreement ends the threat of a strike, though it must still be approved by a majority of the union's 18,000 members in California and Nevada.
Wet Seal promoted two executives to help reenergize its company, which posted a nearly $86 million net loss in its fourth quarter.
Many vets are entering Southern California schools under the Post 9/11 GI Bill. It helps student vets and their families pay for tuition, books and housing.
AT&T West unionized workers in California and Nevada reported to work as contract negotiations continue.
Altadena small businesses hoped the new Walmart Neighborhood Market would attract new customers and increase sales. So far, the crowds are only streaming to Walmart. See how the prices compare.
Unionized AT&T workers range from call center workers to technicians. Workers did not approve the three-year contract because they disagreed with the wages and health care plans offered by AT&T.
Beekeepers, consumer and environmental groups, filed a lawsuit against the EPA for approving two pesticides they say harm honeybees.
A nationwide shortage of honeybees could begin harming the global supply of almonds, which are largely grown in California, farmers and biologists say.
Killer whales were spotted off the coast of Newport Beach on Saturday afternoon, the first sighting in Orange County this year.
The Academy Hall of Television Arts and Sciences will induct six new members to its Hall of Fame on Monday, for their innovation and achievements.
A day after the US Labor Department released a surprisingly positive jobs report, a crowd of 3,000 people showed up at a Woodland Hills job fair.
Ross Dress For Less celebrated its opening in Historic Downtown LA on Saturday, becoming the first major US clothing store to open on Broadway in decades.
The Walt Disney Co. said it plans to hire 1,000 veterans over the next two years. The veterans will receive jobs ranging from internships to executive positions.
Teen retailer Hot Topic, based in the City of Industry, said Thursday it plans to be acquired by a New York private equity firm for $600 million.