| Feb 17, 2014
| 8:14 AM
Cars like the Mitsubishi Mirage, Eclipse and Galant were once the bedrock of their segments. Montero and Montero Sport pioneered the SUV boom. So good were Mitsubishi vehicles that Chrysler shared architecture, factories and powertrains. This year,...
| Dec 22, 2013
| 8:47 AM
In the world of tech, failure is almost a badge of honor. It shows others in the industry that you've been through tough times but have learned from mistakes and are now primed for success.
Perhaps that's true, but it doesn't make failure any more...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 8:10 AM
How long has it been since you called a company on the phone for customer service? A week? A few months? Now think about the last time you went online to pay a bill or searched for an answer online. It was probably a lot more recently, right?
| Aug 28, 2013
| 12:47 PM
Nearly 40% of the nation’s best-paid CEOs over the past two decades were either fired, forced to take government bailouts or in charge of companies that paid huge amounts in fraud-related claims.
That’s the conclusion of a report Wednesday...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 11:38 AM
A coffee connoisseur may look for balanced flavors, acidity and proper brewing technique in their cup of Joe, but America's palate prefers a more simpler brew: Folgers.
J.M. Smucker Co., the maker of Smucker's jam and Folgers coffee, reported...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 5:03 PM
Next year, the Lake County Health Department may become an accredited agency.
With the help of a recent grant, the health department is closer to becoming accredited through the Public Health Accreditation Board, a national program for public health...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
The proposed merger between American Airlines and US Airways may not be a done deal, even if almost everyone is behaving as if it were.
Although the combination, which would create the world's largest airline, has pushed back from the gate, it's still...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 9:42 AM
Harley-Davidson is bullish on the year just past and even more so on the year ahead.
Executives from the massively successful Milwaukee company told investors Thursday that fourth-quarter revenue and earnings were up over the same period last year, with...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Jerry Bruckheimer, one of Hollywood's most powerful producers, is returning home.
The veteran filmmaker, who had an enormously successful run on the Paramount Pictures lot with "Flashdance," "Beverly Hills Cop," "Top Gun" and other movies in the 1980s...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 10:14 AM
Mary Barra, chosen to take over as CEO of General Motors, caught the car bug as a child and still admits a passion for Camaros.
As she rose from intern to the automaker’s global product development chief, Barra worked at some point in nearly every...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 12:30 PM
HONG KONG -- Which Hollywood films will get into China through the import quota system is a guessing game that was in full swing last week at CineAsia, the last significant Asian film trade convention of the year.
The convention and trade show, held in...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 3:47 PM
The bitcoin faithful are ever on the lookout for signs that their virtual currency is as good as cash, more than a speculator's dream and not merely a device for criminal transactions.
So you can expect them to make a lot out of the announcement that...