CHICAGO -- Gannett announced Monday an offer to buy Tribune Publishing, publisher of the Chicago Tribune, Los Angeles Times and other newspapers, for $815 million, including the assumption of $390 million in debt.
The ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- It could be a long time before workers at California's largest tree-fruit processor get another chance to vote on whether the United Farm Workers should continue to represent them, after a state board ...Read more
Harriet Tubman will replace President Andrew Jackson on the $20 bill, a Treasury Department official said Wednesday.
The official did not give a timetable for the change, saying only that the department is looking to make...Read more
PITTSBURGH -- Losing a home to foreclosure has left such a bad taste with some former homeowners that they have lost much of their will and desire to go through the underwriting process to get approved for a new home loan ...Read more
AUSTIN, Texas -- Austin-based Whole Foods Market said it is taking legal action against an Austin man who claims he purchased a cake from the retailer that included a slur against gay people.
Whole Foods also released its...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Viacom Inc. continues to suffer from Paramount Pictures' box-office blues.
The media company's fiscal-second-quarter earnings were marred by more missteps from the Melrose Avenue movie studio.
Paramount ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Jeffrey Katzenberg, the Hollywood mogul whose name has been synonymous with DreamWorks Animation, will step down as chief executive after his company is sold to Comcast Corp.'s NBCUniversal.
After the deal ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Looking back on his economic legacy, President Barack Obama disputes the conclusion in the movie "The Big Short" that nothing changed on Wall Street after the 2008 economic meltdown and maintains that his ...Read more
Climate Change, Land Use and Monetary Policy: The New TrifectaGeraldine Perry
Drawing on the work of independent thinkers, economists, scientists and historical evidence going back thousands of years, this book challenges much of the conventional thinking about global warming and other unsettled questions. It is misguided land use policies, particularly in the ...
DETROIT -- By naming the new home of the Detroit Red Wings the Little Caesars Arena, the Ilitch family, which owns both the team and the pizza company, may have foregone a multimillion-dollar source of cash from an outside...Read more
WICHITA, Kan. -- Bombardier's struggling C Series airliner got a much needed boost Thursday with a firm order from Delta Air Lines for 75 CS100s.
But Delta's firm order, as well as others, will come at a cost. In ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Abbott announced plans Thursday to acquire St. Jude Medical in a $25 billion deal, combining two of the larger players supplying products to patients with heart issues.
"It dramatically changes our whole ...Read more
NBCUniversal on Thursday said it has acquired DreamWorks Animation in a deal valued at $3.8 billion.
Under the deal, DreamWorks shareholders will receive $41 in cash for each share of DreamWorks stock.
The deal came ...Read more
Growth by the U.S. economy fell off sharply in the first three months of 2016, posting its worst quarterly performance in two years amid a global slowdown, the Commerce Department said Thursday.
The broadest measure of ...Read more
Q: My brother-in-law, 54, was laid off (downsized) from his high paying tech job 18 months ago. He has looked rigorously for a new job, but to no avail. Since he's been unemployed, his hair has turned completely white ...Read more
A few weeks back, the phone company came to my house to upgrade the landline service to fiber optic from copper.
I had received a letter a month before asking me to make an appointment to have this done -- otherwise I'd ...Read more
At its core, running a business is simple and straightforward: You provide a consumer with value of some kind, and they provide you compensation. A business owner cannot realistically expect to be compensated if he is ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Pioneer George Rainey bounced into Oklahoma aboard a Santa Fe train in 1889 seeking his fortune. He landed a job as a county clerk and published a map of the state, including the vast tracts that once ...Read more
Lease-to-own contracts and land contracts are different legal ways to transfer occupancy of a property from an existing owner who does not want to occupy it to someone else who does but cannot immediately qualify for the ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Apple shares ticked back up a couple of percentage points Wednesday after disappointing quarterly results sent them plunging more than 8 percent in late trading the day before.
Only a handful of public ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Federal Reserve officials, concluding their latest policy meeting Wednesday, left interest rates unchanged and gave no clear signal of a rate increase in June.
The Fed's assessment of the American economy ...Read more
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