| Jun 25, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The Los Angeles Clippers, after a long bout of losing and playing in the shadow of the Lakers, have in recent years started picking up star players, wins — and advertisers.
Clippers sponsorship revenue has grown four years straight and jumped 27%...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Rooney Mara will produce, and may star in, Annapurna Pictures' abduction drama "A House in the Sky," the story of Amanda Lindhout's 15-month imprisonment.
Annapurna has optioned the memoir by co-authors Lindhout and Sara Corbett and will develop the...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 9:24 AM
Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurant is the newest addition to the Waterford Lakes Town Center enclave.
What makes Cooper's stand apart from the usual chains that thrive in east Orange County is its format: A combo platter of dining destination, winery,...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 1:07 PM
President Barack Obama has chosen former Procter & Gamble Chief Executive Bob McDonald, an Army veteran, as his nominee to be the next secretary of veterans affairs, a senior Obama administration official said on Sunday.
Obama's announcement of...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 1:50 PM
The Quinn administration handed out $800,000 in anti-violence money to a politically influential South Side community group even after the nonprofit filed documents with the state acknowledging it suffered from years of financial missteps, a Tribune...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 4:30 PM
"Zero Dark Thirty" director Kathryn Bigelow and writer/producer Mark Boal are planning a movie based on recently released U.S. Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl.
The project would be produced through Boal's recently launched Page 1 production company, backed...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 7:55 PM
The YouTube video features Lil Wayne rapping over a melancholy beat: "I see that guilt beneath the shame. I see your soul through your window pane."
Displayed on the screen is a message for aspiring credit card fraudsters.
| Jun 19, 2014
| 2:30 AM
By Ilyce Glink and Samuel J. Tamkin
Q: I'm nearing 66 and still working, although I'm retired military of nearly 36 years, a Vietnam vet, and drawing Social Security. I had a successful business as a general contractor for many years. In 2008, just as...
| Jun 3, 2014
The three giant U.S. legacy airlines sponsor premium cards that feature additional benefits over their base cards. All charge yearly fees several times the fees for lower-level cards; all include the same lower-level cards' basic benefits, including one...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 12:17 PM
In what's becoming an unfortunate ritual for U.S. consumers, news of another data breach, this time at American Express, is prompting calls for cardholders to protect themselves.
Earlier this week, American Express announced that it was notifying 58,522...
| Jun 8, 2014
Central Florida is home to many mom and pop restaurants, but it's often difficult to find a place that specializes in Southern-inspired homestyle food. There are niche Louisiana outposts such as Tibby's New Orleans Kitchen but the buck pretty much stops...