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Sally Beauty Supply Stores Reveal Credit Card Data Breach

Sally Beauty Supply Stores Reveal Credit Card Data Breach

The national chain is cooperating with Secret Service.
The End of Guacamole as We Know It?

The End of Guacamole as We Know It?

Chipotle tells investors climate change is affecting the price of avocados and a favorite Mexican dip hangs in the balance.
Culver Ice Arena's Last Day Is Today

Culver Ice Arena's Last Day Is Today

After 52 years, the rink is closing its doors where he Los Angeles Kings and world class figure skaters Scott Hamilton, Michelle Kwan and Tai Babilonia practiced their respective crafts.
Makeup Madness in Brentwood Wants Tween Girls to 'Let the Faces Glow'

Makeup Madness in Brentwood Wants Tween Girls to 'Let the Faces Glow'

The owner of the startup takes the time to answer a few questions about her business.
Is The Wrong Job Better Than No Job At All?

Is The Wrong Job Better Than No Job At All?

How to make the best of a less than perfect job situation.

Uncle Sam Will Pay $3,000 To Give You The Flu

Healthy and under 50? Here's a way to make some quick money.
Is a Joint Bank Account the Secret to a Happy Marriage?

Is a Joint Bank Account the Secret to a Happy Marriage?

How sharing finances brought one couple closer together.
How to Make Sure You Can Always Find a Job

How to Make Sure You Can Always Find a Job

Follow these steps for lifetime job security.
Password 'ABC123'? Yeah, Change That

Password 'ABC123'? Yeah, Change That

Tips for generating impenetrable Internet passwords.
Small Business Spotlight: Tell Us Your Story

Small Business Spotlight: Tell Us Your Story

Brentwood Patch wants to put your business in the spotlight on our front page!
Ground Breaking on Crenshaw/LAX Rail Line Met with Protests

Ground Breaking on Crenshaw/LAX Rail Line Met with Protests

Officials celebrate the $2-billion rail line project in Los Angeles while others protest.
One of Three Women Live At or Near Poverty, Shriver Report Finds

One of Three Women Live At or Near Poverty, Shriver Report Finds

Two-thirds of women consider themselves the family breadwinner.
Best Companies to Work for in 2014

Best Companies to Work for in 2014

Google grabs the top slot yet again on Fortune list.
How Bad Moves on Social Media Could Damage Your Credit Score

How Bad Moves on Social Media Could Damage Your Credit Score

Here's why you should think before you tweet. (Or Facebook. Or Instagram.)
W-2 Forms: Understanding Your Most Important Tax Document

W-2 Forms: Understanding Your Most Important Tax Document

This holds the key to a bigger tax refund.
2 New Google Default Settings to Watch Out For

2 New Google Default Settings to Watch Out For

A look at two of Google’s new — and controversial — service changes that recently went into effect.
If You Have a Lane Cedar Chest Here's How to Get a Replacement Lock

If You Have a Lane Cedar Chest Here's How to Get a Replacement Lock

Children can become trapped in the chests when the lid closes automatically locking with no way of opening from the inside.
Is the U.S. Really on the Verge of a Doctor Shortage?

Is the U.S. Really on the Verge of a Doctor Shortage?

A breakdown of factors contributing to the looming doctor shortage in the United States.
Target: Data For 70M Customers Breached

Target: Data For 70M Customers Breached

The retailer had earlier said 40 million customers had sensitive data stolen, like credit card numbers, debit card PINs and email addresses.