| May 3, 2013
| 5:14 PM
In a week that has already seen PepsiCo pull an ad developed by Odd Future ringleader Tyler, the Creator, the beverage giant is severing ties with another rapper, Lil Wayne.
PepsiCo announced it has ended its partnership with the rapper over a vulgar...
| May 4, 2013
| 7:39 AM
Aerosmith, New Kids on the Block and the J. Geils Band -- all Massachusetts natives -- are to perform at a concert to benefit victims of the bombings at the Boston Marathon.
Boston Strong: An Evening of Support & Celebration, scheduled for May 30 at...
| May 6, 2013
| 2:01 PM
A couple of months ago, Monster Beverage threatened to sue a Connecticut nutritionist named Dr. Deborah Kennedy unless she stopped saying high-caffeine energy drinks were dangerous for kids.
Then the multi-billion-dollar company, the biggest energy-...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 1:05 AM
Colorado company Agrebon Inc. and North Dakota partners are in discussions with North Dakota's two largest ethanol plants in Casselton and Hankinson to build small-scale nitrogen fertilizer factories on their campuses.
The fertilizer plants will be...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Gov. Rick Scott has never been shy about selling Florida, and now he's sent out a letter to executives at 100 New York businesses that features a hard, direct pitch. “After meeting with several business leaders in New York this week and hearing...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 11:12 AM
More than $200 million already has gone to the 11 propositions on the November ballot in California, including competing budget proposals from Gov. Jerry Brown and civil-rights attorney Molly Munger, a proposal to end to the death penalty, and labeling......
| Jul 10, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Food FYI: Farmed fish will beat out wild fish on your plate; meatball recall; Pepsi yogurt...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 5:53 PM
The Obama administration will seek to lift the U.S. ban on imported products from Myanmar, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton announced Wednesday at the beginning of a meeting with Myanmar President Thein Sein....
| Mar 12, 2012
| 11:27 AM
PepsiCo Inc., the international food and beverage giant that owns Tropicana, Gatorade, Frito-Lay and other brands, shuffled some of its top management positions in an attempt to create a line of succession behind current chairman and chief executive Indra...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 11:40 AM
Special effects came a long way in the 1950s and '60s. Before there was 2001: A Space Odyssey there was The Seventh Voyage of Sinbad, which was quite revolutionary for its time. Special effects master Ray Harryhausen made unforgetable stop-motion monsters...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 8:44 AM
Coca-Cola Co. and Kraft Foods Inc. bowed to consumer pressure this week and cut ties with the American Legislative Exchange Council, a conservative lobbying group that has recently backed controversial voter ID and so-called “stand your ground&...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 2:36 PM
In today's nasty news you can use... keep this in mind the next time you reach for that can of Mountain Dew: it can turn a mouse into jelly.
It's just the latest revelation to come out in court proceedings between the soft drink's maker and a Wisconsin...