Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler has been saying for months that he's concerned about the amount of power that last-mile Internet service providers such as Comcast and AT&T have in negotiations with other ISPs.
Most of the 1,500 job cuts that Botox maker Allergan Inc. announced Monday morning will be made in Southern California, the company?s chief executive said.
Some of the hippest online retailers around are pioneering an old concept: offline retailing.
Amazon.com Inc. on Friday introduced Kindle Unlimited, an all-you-can-read e-book subscription service available for $9.99 a month.
California's unemployment rate fell to 7.4% in June ? a month in which the state finally recovered all the jobs lost during the recession.
Once alive with children playing on the sandy shoreline or leaping headlong into the shimmering water, the Grand Canal is now having trouble living up to its name. Although Balboa Island still radiates charm with its early day cottages, its rival frozen banana stands and its faithful ferry service, the sand has sloughed away along the watery channel that cuts through it, and sediment has washed in to the point that the canal sometimes resembles a mud flat. Here, in the shallow waters, long, green tendrils of eelgrass thrive. "That's our issue," said island resident Mike Buettell, standing atop the Park Avenue bridge and pointing to the tangle of shoots swaying in the...