| Jul 25, 2011
My aunt is in a nursing home. They tell us she isn't allowed to leave unless she gets the doctor's permission. If she does, she has to sign a statement saying she doesn't hold them liable and will lose all her healthcare coverage. She is on Medicare....
| Dec 21, 2010
When examining your health benefits for the new year, you'll probably notice that your plan has eliminated lifetime and most annual dollar limits on coverage. That was mandated by the federal health-care overhaul. But for some consumers, coverage may...
| May 3, 2011
| 3:02 PM
It was a routine visit to her obstetrician early in her pregnancy, and Jill Wrobel, 30, a first-time expectant mom, had lots of questions.
Wrobel remembers her doctor warning her to not look for answers on untrusted sites on the Internet. The online...
| Feb 20, 2012
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Like many employees these days, Kim Gibbons uses her own smartphone and tablet for her job at Cisco Systems. That way, no matter where she is -- including weekend soccer matches with her children -- "I'm still very much connected...
| Oct 7, 2011
A new resume search claims more than 42,000 job hunters in Chicago.
Indeed.com launched its open resume search Sept. 14, but the site has been taking resume uploads since February, including imported LinkedIn profiles.
For now, the search at indeed.com/...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 10:03 AM
There’s been quite a bit of chatter this spring about a rebound in the manufacturing sector. Whether those predictions will hold up is looking less and less certain as new orders tumble.
Demand for factory-made goods has fallen three of the past...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 9:33 PM
Bruce Dow, the embattled chief executive of the Screen Actors Guild Producers Pension and Health Plans, has stepped down....
| Jan 25, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has decided to move forward with a plan to develop an electronic voting system for the 2013 Oscars....
| Jan 26, 2012
| 4:34 PM
More troubles at OWN. Netflix stock rises. Sundance's It Girl....
| Feb 1, 2012
| 9:38 PM
Marking the final leg of the Oscar race, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences mailed its final ballots to its roughly 6,000 members Wednesday. For the rest of us, there’s no need to wait for the postman, thanks to The Times’...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 9:34 PM
Centre Street lofts San Diego: Architect Lloyd Russell builds loft-style apartments with a design that's cooler and more modern than what most renters are used to seeing....
| Feb 21, 2012
| 4:38 PM
Last-minute voters hand deliver Oscar ballots to the PricewaterhouseCoopers downtown offices....