Posted: 03/09/2014 - William Clay Ford Sr., who helped steer Ford Motor Co. for more than five decades and owned the NFL's Detroit Lions, has died at the age of 88.
Posted: 03/09/2014 - The data breach at Target has refocused attention on the patchwork of state consumer notification laws - and it's renewed a push for a national standard.
Posted: 03/08/2014 - Microsoft is preparing its customers for the end of technical support and security updates for its XP operating system.
Posted: 03/06/2014 - Safeway says it has agreed to be acquired by an investment group led by Cerebus Capital Management, the owner of Albertsons and several other supermarket chains.
Posted: 03/06/2014 - A federal judge in California has denied Apple's request to permanently ban Samsung from selling 23 older-model smartphones and tablets smartphones that a jury found infringed on patents held by the maker of iPhones and iPads.
Updated: 03/06/2014 - Staples will close 225 stores by the end of next year and the office-supply retailer is initiating a plan to save about $500 million annually by 2015,
Posted: 03/05/2014 - The Horizon Casino Resort in South Lake Tahoe will close April 1 for renovations.
Posted: 03/05/2014 - Plum Organics is recalled two varieties of its World Baby line of pouch products because of damage to the plastic spouts.
Posted: 03/05/2014 - Target Corp. says Chief Information Officer Beth Jacob is resigning effective Wednesday as the retailer overhauls its information security and compliance division in the wake of a massive data breach.
Posted: 03/01/2014 - The rising popularity of hummus across the nation has been good for farmers like Aaron Flansburg.
Updated: 02/26/2014 - Electric car maker Tesla Motors is considering sites in Nevada, Arizona, New Mexico and Texas for a massive battery factory that would employ around 6,500 people.
Posted: 02/26/2014 - European jetmaker Airbus Group said Wednesday record demand for its civilian jetliners from airlines around the world drove higher sales and profits last year.
Posted: 02/26/2014 - NV Energy says it contributed $5.4 million last year to various Nevada nonprofit organizations through its foundation.
Updated: 02/26/2014 - General Motors is adding more than 588,000 vehicles to a recall to fix ignition switches that can shut off engines and cause crashes.
Posted: 02/23/2014 - In the old days, U.S. wireless customers typically paid $100 or $200 for a phone and agreed to a two-year service contract. Although the phone actually cost hundreds of dollars more, wireless companies made up for it through the monthly service fees for voice, text and data.
Updated: 02/23/2014 - Netflix has reached a deal with Comcast to ensure that its TV shows and movies are streamed smoothly to households, the first deal the online video streaming service has reached with an internet service provider.
Posted: 02/23/2014 - The scores of losing players in this week's $425 million Powerball jackpot did more than take an extremely long shot at getting rich. Their ticket purchases also helped fund a small but increasingly important part of their states' budgets.
Updated: 02/22/2014 - The nation's governors are taking a cautious approach on legalizing marijuana despite increasing support.
Posted: 02/22/2014 - Apple and Samsung have failed to settle their patent dispute despite a daylong meeting between top Samsung executives and Apple CEO Tim Cook hosted by a mediator earlier this month.
Posted: 02/22/2014 - President Barack Obama says hardworking Americans deserve a vote in Congress on a minimum raise hike.
Posted: 02/21/2014 - Volkswagen is offering 6.7 billion euros ($9.2 billion) to take over the rest of Swedish truck maker Scania.