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Friday, Oct 11, 2019 at 10:43 AM PDT

US Consumers Snap Up Italian Parmesan Before Tariffs Hit

US Consumers Snap Up Italian Parmesan Before Tariffs Hit

U.S. consumers who appreciate the tang of aged Italian Parmesan cheese as an aperitif or atop their favorite pasta dish are stocking up ahead of next week's tariff hike and as dairy producers in the two...

Friday, Oct 11, 2019 at 05:13 PM PDT

Judge Will Halt Lawsuits Against Purdue Pharma, Its Owners

Judge Will Halt Lawsuits Against Purdue Pharma, Its Owners

A judge is pushing for a settlement of more than 2,600 lawsuits facing OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma with a decision Friday to pause litigation against the company and members of the wealthy Sackler family that...

Friday, Oct 11, 2019 at 12:59 PM PDT

Subaru Recalls Some Forester Vehicles Due to Airbag Issue

Subaru Recalls Some Forester Vehicles Due to Airbag Issue

Subaru is recalling more than 350,000 Forester vehicles with heated seats because an electrical connection in the front passenger seat may loosen and deactivate the airbag even though the seat is occupied. Sub...

Thursday, Oct 10, 2019 at 11:59 AM PDT

Vaping Fallout: Small Stores Suffer as Vapers Turn Away

Vaping Fallout: Small Stores Suffer as Vapers Turn Away

The thousands of shops that sprang up in cities and towns across the country over the past decade to sell vaping products have seen a stunning reversal of fortune, with their sales plunging in just two months...

Wednesday, Oct 9, 2019 at 05:00 AM PDT

Walgreens, Kroger to Stop Selling E-Cigarettes in US

Walgreens, Kroger to Stop Selling E-Cigarettes in US

Two major retailers say they will no longer sell e-cigarettes in the U.S. amid mounting health questions surrounding vaping. Supermarket chain Kroger and drugstore chain Walgreens announced Monday they would...

Wednesday, Oct 9, 2019 at 12:11 PM PDT

Now Hiring: Best Buy Is Looking for Help Ahead of the Holidays

Now Hiring: Best Buy Is Looking for Help Ahead of the Holidays

Best Buy is in search of thousands of employees to help handle the upcoming holiday shopping rush. The technology retailer is hosting a job fair at sites across the country, including Southern California. Hiring...

Wednesday, Oct 9, 2019 at 09:34 AM PDT

American Pushes Back Expected Return of 737 MAX Planes

American Pushes Back Expected Return of 737 MAX Planes

American Airlines is pushing back the expected return of its Boeing 737 MAX jets into next year. The airline said Wednesday that it expects to slowly bring the plane back into its schedule starting Jan. 16....

Tuesday, Oct 8, 2019 at 06:10 PM PDT

Johnson & Johnson, Risperdal Maker Hit With $8B Verdict

Johnson & Johnson, Risperdal Maker Hit With $8B Verdict

A Philadelphia jury on Tuesday awarded $8 billion in punitive damages against Johnson & Johnson and one if its subsidiaries over a drug the companies made that the plaintiff's attorneys say is linked to the...

Tuesday, Oct 8, 2019 at 09:04 AM PDT

Facebook to Settle Advertiser Lawsuit for $40 Million

Facebook to Settle Advertiser Lawsuit for $40 Million

Facebook has agreed to pay $40 million to advertisers who said it inflated the amount of time its users watched videos. The San Jose Mercury News says the California-based social media giant denied any...

Tuesday, Oct 8, 2019 at 08:54 AM PDT

Target Is Going to Power Toys R Us’ New Website

Target Is Going to Power Toys R Us’ New Website

You’ll be able to shop at Toys R Us online again — thanks to a little help from Target. Target announced on Tuesday that it’s partnering with the parent company of the Toys R Us brand, TRU Kids, to help it...

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