| Apr 11, 2014
| 5:54 AM
Women's clothing retailer Coldwater Creek Inc. on Friday filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy after failing to find a buyer said it plans to close its stores by early summer.
Coldwater Creek joins other retailers to seek protection from creditors in recent...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 6:00 AM
The ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach are like the Coke and Pepsi of U.S. maritime transportation.
They seem similar, they dominate the competition but they have a long history of less-than-friendly rivalry. Now, an independent commission's proposal...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 10:21 AM
BOSTON (Reuters) - An ignition switch defect linked to deadly crashes and mounting recalls is raising anxiety in General Motors Co showrooms, according to dealers who are fielding more calls from customers concerned about the safety of GM cars.
| Mar 21, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Mexico's Federal Institute of Telecommunications, Ifetel, which assumed oversight of the country's $30 billion telecommunications industry last September, is busy making moves that could reshape the country's TV, cable and telco businesses -- and open...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 4:30 PM
LONDON -- Leading German media company Constantin Medien has reported that 2013 was a "difficult" year, despite releasing the year's most-watched film in Germany, "Fack ju Goehte."
Revenue stood at Euros 458.3 million ($630 million), 12% below the...
| 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,...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Nixing the duopoly of Televisa and TV Azteca over Mexico's broadcast TV market, Mexico's new trust-busting TV-telco watchdog, the Federal Telecommunications Institute (IFT), announced Friday it had authorized the launch of two new free-to-air broadcast...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 12:18 PM
As Buffalo Grove continues to explore a "pay for performance" plan, the village has also paid out its first bonus to its current chief executive.
Buffalo Grove trustees approved a $15,000 bonus for Village Manager Dane Bragg in February. Bragg also...
| 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&...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 12:30 PM
ROME - Bucking most of Europe's downward box office trend, Italy's box office in 2013 saw a 6 percent year-on-year rise in admissions to 97 million, and a 1.5 percent increase in grosses to $840 million, with Hollywood product accounting for a 53...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 10:27 AM
Central Florida's financial institutions are jockeying for position in what could be the banking industry's most competitive year yet since the end of the Great Recession.
With many businesses investing in expansion, consumer confidence strengthening...