| Jun 7, 2014
Under Armour, which has wooed consumers with sweat-wicking T-shirts and other innovations, is banking on a new fabric that conforms to the foot like a second skin to help the company break into the crowded athletic shoe market.
| Feb 27, 2014
| 11:57 AM
The continuing embarrassment that is the Martin O'Malley administration's roll out of Obamacare in Maryland certainly won't bode well for the governor's presidential prospects.
You may not be able to sign up for health insurance on the state website,...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 8:30 AM
It didn't take long for consumer advocates to line up against the Comcast-Time Warner Cable mega-merger. "Don't let #ComcastTWC kill Competition and Innovation" screamed a Public Knowledge tweet.
But the risks and benefits of this merger are more nuanced...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 11:47 AM
Korean automakers, Toyota and Volkswagen all had a rough time with the California auto market last year.
Hyundai experienced the biggest market-share slide of any auto brand, according to the California New Car Dealers Assn. The South Korean automaker&...
| May 16, 2014
| 5:11 PM
Lynda Early, a registered nurse who works in fetal diagnostics, is Hoag Hospital's 2014 nurse of the year, according to a news release.
A 14-year employee at Hoag, Early was recognized for "her expertise, diligence and compassion as a mentor for the...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 1:48 PM
Summer may not have technically begun yet, but Warner Bros. may already be itching for a vacation.
First, the film studio released the Adam Sandler-starring "Blended," which has grossed a disappointing $45 million worldwide since bowing May 23. ...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 1:31 PM
Some 57,000 veterans have waited more than 90 days for an appointment at a VA facility, according to a nationwide audit released hours before a congressional committee is due to put Veterans Affairs officials through another round of grilling on Capitol...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 6:17 PM
A new audit that finds 57,000 veterans have waited more than three months for an appointment at Veterans Affairs facilities sparked more outrage Monday on Capitol Hill even as the VA inspector general said its investigation has widened to include...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Summer hasn't technically begun yet, but Warner Bros. may already be itching for a vacation.
Hollywood's biggest film studio has started the season with a rare series of setbacks. First, Warner Bros. released the Adam Sandler-starring "Blended," which...
| Jun 13, 2014
If you have an alternative, don't buy your books from Amazon.
Phew, that was tough to say, but I did it.
By and large I'm not a fan of telling other people what to do with their time and money, and when it comes to books and publishing as an industry,...
| May 30, 2014
| 11:54 AM
After weeks of being bombarded by some veterans groups and lawmakers on both sides of the political aisle, Eric K. Shinseki bowed to the inevitable Friday and stepped down as secretary of Veterans Affairs, saying he wanted to avoid being a distraction...