| Nov 4, 2013
| 5:30 PM
As mainstream French films continue to lose market share to Hollywood pics at home, Pathe, one of Gaul's biggest film production and distribution institutions, has laid off nine people and is planning to drastically reduce its lineup.
The pinkslips hit...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 6:03 AM
Popular Inc. will close operations centers in Rosemont, where it has about 300 employees, and Orlando and move most of the jobs to Puerto Rico and New York as the bank focuses on its two key markets.
The closure coincided with the announcement that...
| 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 11, 2014
| 11:38 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...
| 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 17, 2014
| 8:14 AM
Cars like the Mitsubishi Mirage, Eclipse and Galant were once the bedrock of their segments. Montero and Montero Sport pioneered the SUV boom. So good were Mitsubishi vehicles that Chrysler shared architecture, factories and powertrains. This year,...
| 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&...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 5:03 PM
Next year, the Lake County Health Department may become an accredited agency.
With the help of a recent grant, the health department is closer to becoming accredited through the Public Health Accreditation Board, a national program for public health...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 7:56 AM
Under Armour took on Nike and Adidas — and won.
Beating out much bigger rivals to partner with the University of Notre Dame and its athletic teams catapulted the Baltimore-based sports brand onto an elite playing field, marketing experts say....
| 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...