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Locals Say They Were Targeted in Starbucks Hackings
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Locals Say They Were Targeted in Starbucks Hackings

Following a slew of Starbucks hackings, many locals said hackers were targeting them through the coffee chain’s mobile app. Read »

May 14, 2015
Some Starbucks Customers Hacked: Expert

Some Starbucks Customers Hacked: Expert

Some Starbucks customers who paid using gift cards, apps and mobile payment systems have been hacked, cyber security... Read »

May 12, 2015
U-T San Diego Purchased for $85 Million

U-T San Diego Purchased for $85 Million

The publisher of the Los Angeles Times is buying U-T San Diego for $85 million, strengthening its presence in... Read »

May 7, 2015
SeaWorld Sees Optimistic Start to Year

SeaWorld Sees Optimistic Start to Year

Attendance at SeaWorld parks rose 5.6 percent in the first three months of this year, a turnaround for a company... Read »

May 7, 2015
Netflix Wants Changes in AT&T-DirecTV Deal

Netflix Wants Changes in AT&T-DirecTV Deal

Internet video service Netflix is telling the Federal Communications Commission that it should reject AT&T's... Read »

May 6, 2015
Fed Appears No Closer to Rate Hike

Fed Appears No Closer to Rate Hike

The Federal Reserve downgraded its assessment of the U.S. economy Wednesday after a winter in which growth nearly... Read »

Apr 29, 2015
Apple Surges on Blowout Earnings Report

Apple Surges on Blowout Earnings Report

Apple reported another huge quarter for earnings, powered mostly by iPhone sales, as the stock surged 1.2 percent in... Read »

Apr 27, 2015
Consumer Advice: Spend Those Unused Gift Cards

Consumer Advice: Spend Those Unused Gift Cards

Use your gift cards before you lose them or the store goes out of business. Watch »

Apr 9, 2015
4 Fresh & Easy Stores Close in San Diego County

4 Fresh & Easy Stores Close in San Diego County

Four Fresh & Easy stores in San Diego County have closed as the grocery chain revamps its business model. Read »

Apr 6, 2015
Are Thrift Stores a New Tourist Attraction?

Are Thrift Stores a New Tourist Attraction?

People are visiting thrift stores on vacation. Watch »

Apr 3, 2015
Amazon Promises One-Button Shopping With

Amazon Promises One-Button Shopping With "Dash"

Amazon Prime subscribers will soon be able to order everyday products with the push of a single button, thanks to... Read »

Mar 31, 2015
Pepsi Takes Back No. 2 Spot From Diet Coke

Pepsi Takes Back No. 2 Spot From Diet Coke

Americans bought less soda for the 10th straight year in 2014, with diet sodas shrinking more than their sugary... Read »

Mar 27, 2015
Starbucks Rolls Out Birthday Cake Frappucino

Starbucks Rolls Out Birthday Cake Frappucino

In honor of the Frappucino’s 20th birthday, Starbucks is rolling out a birthday cake Frap. Read »

Mar 26, 2015
Taco Bell's Waffle Taco Is Dead; Biscuit Taco to Replace

Taco Bell's Waffle Taco Is Dead; Biscuit Taco to Replace

The newest weapon in the breakfast wars is a biscuit shaped like a taco. Read »

Mar 24, 2015
Cheap Wines Chock-Full of Arsenic: Lawsuit

Cheap Wines Chock-Full of Arsenic: Lawsuit

Many popular, inexpensive brands of wine made and distributed in California, including Trader Joe's famed "Two... Read »

Mar 20, 2015
Fed Hints at Rate Hike, Won't Say When

Fed Hints at Rate Hike, Won't Say When

The Federal Reserve made its first overtures on Wednesday that it is seeking to hike interest rates, but Fed Chair... Read »

Mar 19, 2015
Chicago McDonald's Faces Complaints Over Employee Burns

Chicago McDonald's Faces Complaints Over Employee Burns

McDonald's employees in Chicago lobbied for more safety standards at the restaurant. Demonstration comes one day... Watch »

Mar 17, 2015
San Diego Firm Buys Phoenix Apartments for $36.2 Million

San Diego Firm Buys Phoenix Apartments for $36.2 Million

San Diego-based MG Properties Group has acquired the 270-unit Trillium Papago Apartments in Phoenix for... Read »

Mar 5, 2015
Target to Cut Thousands of Jobs Over Next 2 Years: CEO

Target to Cut Thousands of Jobs Over Next 2 Years: CEO

Target's CEO said Tuesday that the huge American retailer plans to cut several thousand jobs over the next two years... Read »

Mar 3, 2015
Social Reaction to Chargers-Raiders Stadium News

Social Reaction to Chargers-Raiders Stadium News

News that rival professional football teams the San Diego Chargers and the Oakland Raiders are joining forces on... Read »

Feb 20, 2015

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