In SoCal business news: Dockworkers prepare for negotiations, Ackman's team helped organize Herbalife protests
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Analysts say the combined company may have stores in very close proximity to each another and regulatory agencies may ask for the company to sell some stores.
Their unemployment rates continued to fall, but California and LA County lost jobs from December to January, mainly due to seasonal factors.
KPCC compiles a list of interesting business stories in the region
When a company like Staples says it's closing stores to save 500 million dollars, we ask: could it sell the naming rights to Staples Center?
Private equity firm Cerberus Capital Management is offering $9.4 billion for Safeway, the nation's second-largest grocery, and plans to combine it with Albertson's.
In an interview with the AP, Dorian S. Nakamoto, 64, said he had never heard of Bitcoin until his son told him he had been contacted by a reporter three weeks ago.
What company will break through as the next Google or Twitter? Hundreds of investors have been gathering in Santa Monica, trying to find the next smash start-up.
Eddy Hartenstein, who has been publisher at the L.A. Times since 2008, will move into a new role as non-executive chairman of Tribune Publishing.
Disney Interactive said it is restructuring its business to focus on "a streamlined suite of high quality digital products."
DirecTV is in talks with Walt Disney Co to license the rights to offer Disney's broadcast and cable channels. Newsweek has tracked down the inventor of the virtual currency -- in Temple City.
Google Capital invests $50 million in Irvine-based Auction.com, a company that describes itself as eBay for real estate. Auction.com has about 900 employees.
Google has publicly opposed the government’s collection of metadata. Schmidt is now part of a White House panel that will make new recommendations.
900 jobs in El Segundo at stake if the federal budget doesn't include more orders of the Super Hornet and Growler fighter jets.
Every weekday, KPCC compiles a list of interesting business stories in the region.