| May 6, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Add Bob Iger to the list of high-ranking Hollywood executives who still see the film industry as a growing business for their media companies.
"We actually see growth in the motion pictures business," said the Walt Disney Co. chairman and CEO during a...
| May 15, 2014
| 9:41 AM
When Ginni Rometty addresses restless shareholders today at IBM’s annual investor day, it will be with the practised air of someone used to handling the regular upheavals of the industry.
“This company reinvents itself every decade. It&...
| May 13, 2014
| 2:06 PM
Lake Forest has passed a balanced $84.5 million budget, but residents can expect to pay more in taxes and fees and officials say uncertainty remains about the future.
Officials say that by reworking the city's budget, they've pushed back a projected loss...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 8:25 AM
Darden Restaurants Inc., the largest full-service restaurant company in the world, suffered a 19.6% plunge in profit as its two largest brands – Red Lobster and Olive Garden – continued to struggle with depressed sales and foot traffic....
| May 22, 2014
| 11:35 AM
For 85% of kids with a terrible cancer called acute lymphoblastic leukemia, chemotherapy is a cure-but not for Emily Whitehead. Diagnosed at 5, she suffered an infection from her first round of chemo and nearly lost her legs. Then the cancer came back;...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 8:12 AM
California's banking giant, Wells Fargo & Co., reported 14% higher first quarter earnings, powering well beyond Wall Street's expectations as declining loan losses and operating cost cuts offset the slowdown in mortgages at America's largest home lender. ...
| May 8, 2014
| 2:50 PM
CBS Corp. turned in record first-quarter earnings, surpassing analysts' expectations. However, revenue slipped at the broadcasting giant.
CBS had a tough comparison because the year-earlier period was boosted by CBS' broadcast of the Super Bowl, which...
| May 8, 2014
| 3:15 PM
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz and Baltimore County Public Schools Superintendent Dallas Dance launched a countywide anti-litter and clean-up campaign on Thursday at Lutherville Laboratory Elementary School.
To start off the Team BCPS Clean...
| May 20, 2014
| 7:52 PM
Tribune Co. said Tuesday that its net income fell 30% in the first quarter, as gains in broadcast revenue were offset by double-digit publishing declines and higher expenses.
Net income was $41.1 million, or 41 cents a share, compared with $58.4...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The NBC broadcast network, after trailing in the ratings for nearly a decade, could finish the TV season in first place among viewers prized by advertisers.
Comcast Corp. executives Tuesday lauded the peacock network's performance, which helped power...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 6:48 AM
Three months ago, when Apple reported its holiday earnings, the company posted record revenues thanks to refreshed lines of iPads and iPhones that had launched in the fall.
But instead of basking in a big win, Apple got pounded by Wall Street because...