California tomato king pleads guilty

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Sacramento Bee) After more than six years of investigation, poring over more than 1 million documents and wiretaps, and the guilty pleas of 10 midlevel food-industry executives, the more…

Cool homes made from shipping containers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Yahoo!Real Estate) A trend in recycling structures not traditionally considered "real estate" is changing how potential home and business owners, not-for-profit organizations, government agencies and the U.S. military more…

Facebook issues warning to employers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Christian Science Monitor) Facebook is warning employers not to demand the passwords of job applicants, saying that it's an invasion of privacy that opens companies to legal liabilities. more…

Home slump isn't going away in California

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Sacramento Bee) The wreckage of California's real estate crash is still washing up on the shoreline. California, Florida and Illinois accounted for more than a third of the more…

Lawmakers push bill to switch to $1 coin

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Fox News) Capitol Hill lawmakers want to change the color of money amid growing concerns about the federal deficit and the constant pressure for Washington to live within more…

Obama taps Dartmouth prez for World Bank

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says his nominee to head the World Bank has key global experience that will help it improve conditions around the world. Obama more…