| Jan 16, 2013
| 4:30 PM
If your goal this year is to lose some pounds or add some muscle, you may be shopping for a gym. There are a lot of factors to consider, including the hours it will be open, the equipment and training......
| Feb 1, 2013
| 9:32 AM
Lindsay Lohan's is suing a Los Angeles apparel company behind her clothing brand 6126 Collection alleging she is owed more than $1 million in guaranteed royalties and damages from her licensing deal for the line....
| Apr 24, 2013
| 4:44 PM
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| Mar 18, 2013
| 4:33 PM
The state Senate could vote as soon as Tuesday to bar the state and local governments from paying speed camera contractors based on ticket volume and to require that all automated speeding tickets issued in Maryland give drivers enough information to...
| Mar 23, 2013
| 8:23 AM
From a sprawling United Auto Workers hall outside Detroit, John Zimmick has seen factories close and grown men cry when their jobs disappear. Through all the economic uncertainties of life in auto country, there has been one constant: the union.
| Mar 28, 2013
| 4:59 AM
The CTA will receive a cash infusion of at least a half-million dollars a year that won't come from the farebox, and some of it will be paid by customers who are hit by fees from the new Ventra prepaid debit card.
The transit agency's Ventra fare system...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 3:38 PM
Chicago police sergeants on Monday overwhelmingly rejected a proposed contract that Mayor Rahm Emanuel had called a blueprint for restoring financial soundness to the city’s woefully underfunded pension systems.
The sergeants union voted 876-134...
| Mar 12, 2013
It was the sort of letter designed to get attention. "Final attempt to notify," it said on the outside.
Within, an official-looking "product warranty expiration notice" said that my Toyota's service contract "is expiring or has expired." It provided a...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 9:22 PM
This guest column was written by South Dakota Public Utilities Commissioners Chris Nelson, Gary Hanson and Kristie Fiegen.
Throughout 2012, the South Dakota Public Utilities Commission worked with producer and grain buyer groups to develop legislation...
| Mar 7, 2013
In this post-recession era, employers are looking for opportunities to grow their businesses and to stay ahead in the recovering economy. Job seekers are also navigating the competitive job market and looking for ways to keep their careers moving forward....
| Feb 8, 2013
| 1:05 AM
House Agriculture Committee Chairman Frank Lucas, R-Okla., has seemingly gone out of his way to assure producers that they can count on receiving direct payments in October. Sign-up for the direct and counter-cyclical payment program (DCP) runs from Feb....