Feb 15, 2012

"Boots to Suits": Goodwill Promotes Jobs

"Boots to Suits": Goodwill Promotes Jobs

Goodwill of Southern California offers $50 worth of clothing and accessories to active military personal and veterans from Feb. 15-17.

Nov 9, 2011

Congress Asked to Help Veterans Get Jobs

Congress Asked to Help Veterans Get Jobs

Unemployment among veterans who recently left military service has topped 13 percent in recent months.

Aug 3, 2011

Goodbye Debt Debate, Hello Jobs Jabber

Goodbye Debt Debate, Hello Jobs Jabber

Now that the debt limit is lifted, the world seems more focused on where the jobs will come from

Jul 22, 2011

Wanted: Workers in Irvine

Wanted: Workers in Irvine

Where is the work in Irvine? We name names and give you a list of five companies that are vigorously hiring. Back to Work: This story is one in a weeklong series focusing on jobs and employment in Southern...

Jul 22, 2011

Baby Bed Hides in Backpack

Baby Bed Hides in Backpack

An Irvine woman creates a portable, soft bed for babies that folds and snaps into a backpack. Link: LulyBoo

Jul 22, 2011

Once Upon a Time in a Land Far, Far Away Grandma Reads a Story

Once Upon a Time in a Land Far, Far Away Grandma Reads a Story

Alison Sansone missed her nieces. So she found a way bridge that distance using technology and a time-honored tradition of reading bedtime stories. Link: betherebedtimestories.com

Jul 22, 2011

Irvine: Strong Despite a Weak Economy

Irvine: Strong Despite a Weak Economy

The city of Irvine seems to be immune from some of the more dramatic effects of the economy. Some business leaders believe Irvine's success is critical for Orange County and Los Angeles.

Jul 22, 2011

Cypress: City that Defies the Recession

Cypress: City that Defies the Recession

"Sales tax is important to us but so is keeping a large workforce. There are 27,000 people who come here to work on a daily basis," said the city's economic development manager Bill Manis.

Jul 22, 2011

Job Search Tips for Middle Aged Professionals

Job Search Tips for Middle Aged Professionals

Social networks and a reorganized resume may boost your chances of finding a job.

Jul 22, 2011

Open Your Own Doors to Opportunity

Open Your Own Doors to Opportunity

When corporate doors slam in their faces, many job hunters find unique ways to create their own opportunities, as part of a movement we call "Build Your Own Door."

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Caught on Video: South LA Hit-and-Run Rampage

Caught on Video: South LA Hit-and-Run Rampage

Witnesses chased down a driver who crashed into parked cars Tuesday on a South Los Angeles street before police took him into custody.

Woman Killed in Riverside County House Fire

Woman Killed in Riverside County House Fire

A woman's body was found inside a home that burned early Tuesday in a southwestern Riverside County community.

Hugely Underpaid Lotto Winner Really Undercover Agent

Hugely Underpaid Lotto Winner Really Undercover Agent

A man walked who away from a Los Angeles-area gas station with a $75 win after handing over a $75,000 scratcher was really an undercover lottery agent.

Lawsuit Alleges Wells Fargo Abused Cust. Information

Lawsuit Alleges Wells Fargo Abused Cust. Information

The city of Los Angeles is suing Wells Fargo, alleging that rigid sales quotas at the bank have driven employees to open unauthorized accounts for customers, sticking them with bogus fees and damaging their...

Islamists in Pakistan Hold Service for Texas Shooters

Islamists in Pakistan Hold Service for Texas Shooters

As many as 200 people held an in absentia funeral Tuesday in Peshawar, Pakistan for two men killed in Garland, Texas, Sunday after they opened fire at a cartoon contest featuring provocative images of the Muslim...

Water Regulators Consider Drought Restrictions

Water Regulators Consider Drought Restrictions

California water regulators are considering sweeping restrictions to enforce Gov. Jerry Brown's drought conservation order.