| Sep 17, 2012
| 6:43 AM
LOS ANGELES -- The days of most tax-free Internet shopping in California are over.
After years of controversy, the world's largest online retailer, Amazon.com Inc., was set to begin collecting state and local sales taxes on California purchases at 12:...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 12:49 PM
After a disappointing loss to the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday, what does New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees do to vent his frustrations? He kicks off a fundraising effort with Samsung and Best Buy to help the Boys and Girls Clubs!
| 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...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 7:32 AM
Best Buy’s sprawling blue big-box stores will start disappearing this year, replaced by more compact shops and mobile-only stores as the country’s largest consumer electronics retailer tries to reclaim revenue from rivals such as Amazon....
| 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...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 10:41 AM
Best Buy Co. has formed a selection committee to find a new chief executive after an internal investigation into former CEO Brian Dunn’s “personal conduct” led him to resign.
Lisa Caputo, Ronald James and Sanjay Khosla – all...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 10:20 AM
Consumer electronics chain RadioShack Corp., a strip-mall staple for decades, had another difficult quarter as income tumbled 79% amid competition from Best Buy Co. and slipping demand for consumer electronics.
Net sales for the quarter, which ended Dec....
| Apr 10, 2012
| 7:39 AM
Best Buy Co.’s Chief Executive Brian Dunn has resigned from the struggling electronics giant, the company said Tuesday.
There was no bad blood affecting the decision, according to Best Buy, “no disagreements … on any matter relating to...
| May 14, 2012
| 8:09 AM
After investigating former Chief Executive Brian Dunn’s relationship with a female employee, an internalBest Buy Co.probe found “extremely poor judgment and a lack of professionalism” but no misuse of the electronics retailer’s...
| 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....
| Apr 14, 2012
| 12:05 PM
Beleaguered Best Buy will close three stores in Southern California as part of a previously announced plan to shut 50 locations by the end of the year.
The three stores are at 10861 Weyburn Ave. in Westwood; 4120 E. 4th St. in Ontario; and 2857 Park Ave....
| Apr 17, 2011
J.D. Power and Associates estimates that there are fewer than 1,000 public recharging stations across the U.S., with more than half of them in California.
That estimate matches up with the Department of Energy's Alternative Fueling Station locator (afdc....