| Jun 5, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Add ABC to the list of TV networks getting started in this year's upfront market.
The Walt Disney outlet has begun conversations with advertisers and may even be doing a little business, according to an ad buyer and another person with knowledge of the...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 9:41 AM
Like the sound of a Greek Revival mansion with an "amazing view"? Want to own a "piece of Baltimore history"? Willing to look beyond a "scarred exterior"?
Baltimore Housing has launched a marketing campaign for a select group of so-called "eclectic"...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 4:24 PM
France's foreign minister said Iran and world powers have "hit a wall" in nuclear negotiations over how much sensitive equipment Tehran would be permitted to keep under a comprehensive deal.
As U.S. and Iranian negotiators concluded a second day of...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 10:30 AM
The kickoff to the National Football League's 2014-2015 season is weeks away, but already two heady competitors are taking to the field for what looks to be an intense match.
Advertisers and TV networks have differing opinions over the value of NFL...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Now that broadcast networks have begun to write business in TV's annual "upfront" market, cable players are preparing to join the fray.
Executives at Time Warner's Turner suite of cable networks believe there's an opportunity for volume gains in the 2014...
| May 29, 2014
| 5:59 PM
The economy stumbled badly during the severe winter, much more than first estimated, according to a government report, and stalled a recovery that appeared poised to take off this year.
Economists, however, see the quarterly drop more as a delay in...
| May 30, 2014
| 8:08 AM
Cans of Half Acre Beer Company’s popular brew Daisy Cutter will be in short supply for about a week after a recent fire destroyed the brand’s entire inventory of cans, the Chicago brewer said.
A blaze over the Memorial Day weekend at the...
| May 30, 2014
| 2:30 PM
NBC is seeking around $4.5 million for a 30-second spot in Super Bowl XLIX, according to ad-buying executives, a whopping sum that could represent a new record for pricing in the gridiron classic, as well as a 12.5% uptick over prices sought for Fox's...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 4:35 PM
Federal authorities are investigating the disappearance of two semi-automatic rifles that the Des Plaines Police Department says it lost.
The weapons are M-16A1 rifles the Des Plaines Police received sometime in 2002 on a loan from the U.S. Department...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 9:44 AM
Residential construction in Lake Nona outpaced that of all other master-planned communities in the four-county Orlando area during the past year, according to a new report.
The southeast Orlando development, which includes the Medical City of...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 6:41 PM
A Pentagon audit of nearly 750,000 weapons handed over by U.S. forces to Afghan soldiers and police found poor control and accountability of the arms and expressed concern that many could fall into the hands of militants.
The report, released Monday...