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Crystal Tadlock may think twice before accepting anything from a Delta attendant again. Flying back from Paris, the Colorado woman accepted a free apple handed out by an attendant and stuffed it in her carry-on bag—only to discover at customs that the fruit would cost her $ 500, KDVR reports….
In a high-profile legal action aimed at the financial cost of healthcare consolidation, California’s attorney general has sued Sutter Health, the largest hospital system in Northern California, alleging anticompetitive business practices that unfairly drove up costs for patients.
The lawsuit filed…
Univision Communications Inc.’s board is girding to search for new leadership and is undertaking a business review that could lead to severe cost cuts, people familiar with the matter said, on the heels of the Spanish-language broadcaster canceling its initial public offering.
WSJ.com: US Business
How hard would it be for the city of Los Angeles to create its own bank? Very.
That’s the upshot of a report released this week by the city’s chief legislative analyst, which identified a bevy of potential roadblocks, including the need for changes to state and city law and potentially “exorbitant”…
Ace Clearwater Enterprises needs to hire four welders.
The South Bay aerospace company could also use three more machinists, as well as four specialists who use 7-ton drop hammers to form metal parts for fighter jets.
But filling those positions is tough. Many young Californians are going to college,…
Aluminum and steel producers hope tariffs under consideration by the Trump administration will heat up demand for their products, but the U.S. remains an expensive place to make the metals.
WSJ.com: US Business
An online adjunct professor incorrectly told a student that Australia isn’t a country and gave her a failing grade, prompting Southern New Hampshire University to replace the instructor. Buzzfeed News reports that the 27-year-old student in Idaho was assigned to compare American social norms to that of another country. She…
American Airlines reported earnings that beat analysts’ expectations on Thursday but warned that higher fuel costs will probably force it to raise fares.
Chief Executive Doug Parker told analysts that the Fort Worth-based carrier generated reasonable income last year even as fuel costs rose 20.8%…
The GOP tax overhaul saved Wells Fargo & Co. more than $ 3 billion in the fourth quarter, but the bank also set aside more than $ 3 billion to cover costs related to ongoing problems with its consumer businesses, the company reported Friday.
In its earnings release for the fourth quarter and full…
More Southern California residents are expected to hit the roads this holiday season than ever, and they’re going to be paying more in gasoline prices than they have since 2013.
The higher cost of crude oil is driving up gasoline prices nationwide. And a new state fuel tax that took effect Nov….