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US Nuclear Takes Stake in Space Mining Company

US Nuclear Corp. said Wednesday that it has taken a 5 percent stake in a Polish company that will engage in mining of space resources.

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Burbank Caps Food Delivery Fees

Following the lead of other cities including Los Angeles and San Francisco, the Burbank City Council has adopted a temporary ordinance to cap commission rates for food delivery to assist in the reopening of businesses impacted by COVID-19.

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NewHydrogen Launches $5 Million Private Placement

NewHydrogen Inc., formerly BioSolar Inc., on Monday announced a $5 million private placement offering of more than 83 million common shares of its stock.

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L.A. County Giving Small Business Loans

Valley businesses are invited to apply for Los Angeles County’s Small Business Stabilization Loan Program through April 16 or until $20 million in funding requests have been received.

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US Nuclear to Make Instruments for Chinese Power Plants

US Nuclear Corp. announced a strategic manufacturing agreement with Dalian Zhonghe Scientific and Technological Development Co., a subsidiary of China National Nuclear Corp., a major investor in all nuclear plants in China.

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Study Covers Challenge of Recruitment

Deloitte finds widespread shortage of skilled personnel.

A study from Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Ltd. outlines the difficulties that manufacturers have in hiring new employees.

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State Orders Burgerim to Refund Franchisees

The state has ordered fast casual burger chain Burgerim to refund $57 million in franchise fees paid by more than 1,500 would-be restaurant operators after finding the Encino company violated California’s franchise regulations.

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Salem Outperforms During Down Year for Radio

MEDIA: Block time sales provide revenue stability in midst of industry slump. By MARK R. MADLER Staff Reporter Salem Media Group Inc. outperformed its industry in terms of broadcast revenue in the se

Salem Media Group Inc. outperformed its industry in terms of broadcast revenue in the second quarter, according to executives with the Camarillo Christian and politically conservative radio broadcaster, publisher and online content provider.

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Skateland Closes to Become Bridge Housing

Roller rink Skateland has permanently closed after six decades, with the Northridge building slated to become a bridge housing facility through the nonprofit Hope of the Valley.

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Quarterly Revenue Eludes Netsol, Tix Corp.

Netsol Technologies Inc. fell short of revenue projections, while Tix Corp. reported zero revenue for the quarter.

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CSUN Students Help JPL Research

Center integrates design and humanities with hard science.

Cal State Northridge students help on projects at Jet Propulsion Laboratory.

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Disney to Close 60 Retail Stores

Walt Disney Co. will shutter at least 60 of its Disney retail stores in North America this year.

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SRAX Launches Sequire Investor Community

Westlake Village fintech company SRAX Inc. has launched an investor community through its new online platform Sequire.

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Resonate Partners with Distributor

Cannabis wellness and lifestyle company Resonate Blends of Calabasas has selected Mars Distribution to distribute its Koan Cordial product line.

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IHOP’s New Marketer

The IHOP restaurant chain has named Kieran Donahue as chief marketing officer.

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Glendale Adds to Small Business Recovery Fund

The city of Glendale late Monday announced an additional $650,000 in funding to help small businesses recover from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Hotel Chef Moves to Ghost Kitchen

Zef BBQ opts for pop-up model at other restaurants.

Logan Sandoval’s Zef BBQ leaves Simi Valley garage to try ghost kitchen model.

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FDA OK for Lumakras Opens Lung Market

Amgen drug is the first that specifically targets common type of non-small cell pulmonary cancer.

FDA approval for Amgen Inc.’s drug Lumkras to treat lung cancer.

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Bank of Santa Clarita Acquired

Southern California Bancorp announced Tuesday it will acquire Bank of Santa Clarita for $56.2 million, the San Diego business said.