| Jan 29, 2014
| 12:04 PM
Aaron Kushner, the CEO of Freedom Communications, the owner of the Orange County Register, has registered his objection to our post Tuesday describing the company's plans to take out life insurance policies on its employees to help fund the company's...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Put this solidly in the victory column for college students.
Nearly five years after Congress passed legislation known as the CARD Act that was broadly aimed at preventing aggressive marketing of credit cards on college campuses, there's fresh evidence...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 2:30 PM
The Writers Guild of America will launch contract negotiations with the studios on Feb. 3 on a new master contract -- three months prior to the May 1 expiration of the current deal.
The negotiations will take place at the headquarters of the Alliance...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 8:27 PM
WASHINGTON — With economic policymaking at home largely paralyzed by Republican opposition, the Obama administration's effort to shift its focus abroad by stimulating U.S. growth through expanded exports isn't moving much easier.
| Dec 13, 2013
| 11:34 AM
It took new Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler just a few weeks to persuade the major U.S. mobile phone companies to make it easier for customers to move their phones and tablet computers to a rival carrier's network. But the new...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 11:32 AM
LONDON – European and U.S. officials resumed negotiations Monday on a trans-Atlantic free trade agreement despite angry protests in Europe over American electronic spying and threats to call off the talks.
The five-day discussion in Brussels had...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 3:13 AM
Hartford's signature industry — insurance — started by offering financial protection against fire damage, but as the property-casualty business evolved the biggest threat to property became weather in all its extreme variations: tornadoes,...
| Jan 4, 2014
| 12:10 PM
A former vice president at Back9Network — a fledgling Hartford-based cable golf network that's received more than $5 million in state grants and loans — claims in a lawsuit that Back9 stiffed him for $80,000 he spent while a consultant for the...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 2:30 AM
By Ilyce Glink and Samuel J. Tamkin
Q: We purchased a home in California that was advertised as being on 2.30 acres. All the real estate postings stated the amount of land as being 2.30 acres.
After signing and purchasing this home this past spring, the...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 1:30 PM
Days after the 20th anniversary of the North American Free Trade Agreement's implementation, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker unveiled a new initiative aimed at increasing business with trade partners in Latin America.
The “Look South&...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 6:54 PM
U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker unveiled a new initiative aimed at increasing business with trade partners in Latin America, only days after the 20th anniversary of the North American Free Trade Agreement's implementation.
The Look South...