| 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,...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Nixing the duopoly of Televisa and TV Azteca over Mexico's broadcast TV market, Mexico's new trust-busting TV-telco watchdog, the Federal Telecommunications Institute (IFT), announced Friday it had authorized the launch of two new free-to-air broadcast...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 12:18 PM
As Buffalo Grove continues to explore a "pay for performance" plan, the village has also paid out its first bonus to its current chief executive.
Buffalo Grove trustees approved a $15,000 bonus for Village Manager Dane Bragg in February. Bragg also...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 12:30 PM
ROME - Bucking most of Europe's downward box office trend, Italy's box office in 2013 saw a 6 percent year-on-year rise in admissions to 97 million, and a 1.5 percent increase in grosses to $840 million, with Hollywood product accounting for a 53...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 10:27 AM
Central Florida's financial institutions are jockeying for position in what could be the banking industry's most competitive year yet since the end of the Great Recession.
With many businesses investing in expansion, consumer confidence strengthening...
| Jan 12, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Question: I'm on the board of our homeowners association and was shocked when our management company's contract was supposed to terminate, but they stayed on! We wanted to get rid of them but learned too late that the company had what is called an...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 5:21 PM
Most California health plans make it hard for patients to get care easily and do a poor job of controlling chronic conditions such as asthma and diabetes, a new state report shows.
The findings were published Tuesday in the state's annual report card on...
| 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...
| 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...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 8:30 AM
It didn't take long for consumer advocates to line up against the Comcast-Time Warner Cable mega-merger. "Don't let #ComcastTWC kill Competition and Innovation" screamed a Public Knowledge tweet.
But the risks and benefits of this merger are more nuanced...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 11:47 AM
Korean automakers, Toyota and Volkswagen all had a rough time with the California auto market last year.
Hyundai experienced the biggest market-share slide of any auto brand, according to the California New Car Dealers Assn. The South Korean automaker&...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 8:31 AM
Discovery Communications has extended Chief Executive David Zaslav's lucrative employment agreement through 2019, with base salary and bonus targets of about $10 million a year.
The deal, announced Friday, modifies how Zaslav's annual compensation is...