| Dec 6, 2012
| 4:53 AM
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — On a storm-battered stretch of Connecticut's shoreline, landscaping crews use heavy equipment to repair damage from Superstorm Sandy, racking up overtime pay at a time of year when many are typically looking for part-time...
| Oct 13, 2010
After months of planning, Nordstrom Rack is set to open in Burbank next week, joining Ashley Furniture and Burlington Coat Factory as new players in the city's retail mix.
Nordstrom Rack will open Oct. 21 in the Burbank Empire Center, taking over the...
| Apr 8, 2010
Warmer weather and an earlier Easter enticed shoppers into stores for spring merchandise in March, helping retailers post strong sales gains for the month.
Discounter Target Corp., department store Macy's Inc., clothier Gap Inc. and Victoria's Secret...
| Jan 26, 2010
| 10:17 PM
Washington's unemployment rate sits 9.5% and it's expected to get worse before it gets better.
Since the peak of employment in early 2008, 180-thousand jobs have been lost here. People are desperate but at the same time, optimistic.
Job seeker Derek...