Ontario-based CVB Financial, parent of Citizens Business Bank, and Valley Commerce Bancorp in Visalia announce merger plans in a deal valued at about $57.5 million in cash and stock. Valley Commerce is the parent of Valley Business Bank.
Chinese factories eked out a tiny expansion in activity for September as new orders picked up marginally, offering a glimmer of hope for the world's No. 2 economy, according to a private survey Friday.
A private golf course in the country's southeast region was chosen as the new site for an advanced U.S. missile defense system to be deployed by the end of next year to help cope with North Korean threats, South Korean military officials said Friday.
Federal investigators are sifting through the wreckage of a train crash in New Jersey to determine what happened before it barreled through a station and crashed into a barrier, causing a young mother to be killed by falling debris and injuring more than 100 others.
As a rookie with the New York Giants in 2004, a few weeks before taking over for good as the starting quarterback, Eli Manning was on the sideline while Kurt Warner helped lead a midseason victory at Minnesota.
A rush hour commuter train crashed through a barrier at the busy Hoboken station and lurched across the waiting area Thursday morning, killing one person and injuring more than 100 others in a grisly wreck that renewed questions about whether long-delayed automated safety technology could have prevented tragedy.
The Education Department is pursuing debt collection — rather than debt relief — for nearly 80,000 former students of Corinthian Colleges, despite federal and state findings that the now-defunct for-profit chain defrauded students, Sen. Elizabeth Warren said in a blistering critique of the administration's actions.
Supporters and opponents of California's 17 November ballot measures have raised nearly $390 million six weeks before the election, putting the state as close as $50 million shy of record initiative fundraising with some of the heaviest spending yet to come.
A new study finds that unusually warm Pacific Ocean temperatures helped cause a massive bloom of toxic algae last year that closed lucrative fisheries from California to British Columbia and disrupted marine life from seabirds to sea lions.
The investigation into a New Jersey commuter train that hurtled into a station building Thursday raises many familiar issues from other crashes, including whether the tragedy could have been prevented or mitigated if a key safety technology had been in place.
Erna Bonetto is retiring and has sold her store, Sunnyside Department Store. The Bonetto family (her late husband's) has owned and operated the store for more than 60 years. It specializes in dance shoes and clothing, but carries other items. The store is in southeast Fresno and resisted moving north when others did years ago. Fresno families have been buying dance shoes from the store generation after generation.
Sunnyside Department Store to close after 60 years
San Joaquin Valley raisin harvest underway
The historic Arthur Bernhauer home on Van Ness Boulevard reflects the glamour of the 1920s