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Albertson's Reports Hacker May Have Compromised Shoppers' Private Information

Albertson's Reports Hacker May Have Compromised Shoppers' Private Information

However, further investigation may widen the timeframe in which customers’ private information was exposed, according to a press release.
Should Retail Stores Be Required to Have Defibrillators? State High Court Says No

Should Retail Stores Be Required to Have Defibrillators? State High Court Says No

A family of a woman who died of a heart attack inside a Target, sued, claiming the chain should have had a defibrillator available in its store in case of medical emergency.
Who's Hiring in South Gate and Lynwood This Week

Who's Hiring in South Gate and Lynwood This Week

Looking for a job? Check out our listings.
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.
Unemployment Rate in South Gate, Lynwood in Double Digits

Unemployment Rate in South Gate, Lynwood in Double Digits

South Gate and Lynwood's unemployment numbers higher than county
Lazy Dog Cafe Gives Back to the Hungry in Area

Lazy Dog Cafe Gives Back to the Hungry in Area

The restaurant has donated a large sum raised through its annual holiday gift card program.
Password 'ABC123'? Yeah, Change That

Password 'ABC123'? Yeah, Change That

Tips for generating impenetrable Internet passwords.
Who's Hiring in South Gate and Lynwood This Week?

Who's Hiring in South Gate and Lynwood This Week?

Looking for a job? Check out our listings.
Krispy Kreme to Add 20 More Shops in SoCal

Krispy Kreme to Add 20 More Shops in SoCal

Looks like the Krispy Kreme listed in nearby Long Beach will soon have some company. Will Cerritos or Artesia get one?
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.