| May 19, 2012
| 8:00 AM
Deceased Apple co-founder Steve Jobs played a key part in developing the next iPhone, which is expected to be redesigned and have a larger screen than past models.
Jobs, who died in October a day after the iPhone 4S was announced, worked closely on the...
| May 22, 2012
| 10:55 AM
Add slumping profit to Best Buy’s difficult first quarter: The struggling electronics retailer’s net income tumbled 26% over the same period in which its CEO resigned, its chairman was replaced and its big-box store model was deemed lacking....
| Jul 20, 2012
| 7:22 PM
If you receive a text massage from Best Buy claiming that you won a $1,000 gift card, don't believe it.
The scam directs people to a website, asking them to enter a three-digit code in order to claim the prize.
Best Buy Corporate Office is aware of...
| May 23, 2012
| 10:01 AM
City Center at Oyster Point. 701 Town Center Drive in Newport News. 230,000 square feet of retail shops and restaurants. Host to a weekly farmers' market during the summer months. Development began in 2000.
Major stores: Animare Salon & Spa, Ann Taylor...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 12:42 PM
Harlem Avenue/Irving Park Road and Forest Preserve Drive
Friday June 15
11:00 a.m.- 6:00 p.m. Carson’s Court
Think about dad's health...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 8:09 AM
Richard Schulze has offered $24 to $26 a share to buy Best Buy, the teetering electronics retailer he founded in 1966 and helped run for decades before being elbowed out in a scandal this spring.
Schulze is already the Minnesota company’s largest...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 12:20 PM
David and Zev Brooks discovered some recent truth in a line from the 1989 big-screen baseball classic "Field of Dreams": "If you build it, he will come."
This past Tuesday, the American film distribution company Magnolia Home Entertainment released the...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 8:50 AM
Best Buy Co. Inc. just can’t catch a break. Chairman and founder Richard Schulze is jumping ship earlier than expected, taking with him a 20.1% stake in the struggling electronics retailer.
Schulze, 71, told the company’s board Thursday...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 2:50 PM
A Queens couple's relationship is star crossed, after pleading guilty in one of the biggest credit card and identity scams in U.S history.
Amar Singh admitted that he was behind the manufacturing of fake credit cards with stolen accounts and lured...
| Apr 28, 2012
Mitt Romney on the stump, singles at the bar, car salesmen on the lot: All sorts of people are practicing the art of persuasion, with varying degrees of success.
We like to think that we make our own decisions, that we're in control. But we're all open...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 8:49 AM
Best Buy founder Richard Schulze is throwing his support behind the current management, returning as chairman emeritus to the electronics retailer he left in a haze of scandal last year and then tried to buy out.
Schulze is bringing with him former...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 3:58 PM
Ernst & Young LLP received the usual kid-glove treatment given to too-big-to-fail enterprises when it reached a settlement with the U.S. Justice Department over illegal tax shelters it sold more than a decade ago. The government chose not to prosecute the...