| Jul 4, 2011
The view from the top floor of the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power testifies to its place in the life and history of the city. To the north and west are Silver Lake and the Hollywood Hills, dotted with reservoirs that define neighborhoods and...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 2:14 PM
After confirming Monday that it plans to outsource 80 finance jobs to Guatemala and India, Office Depot is under the watchful eye of Palm Beach County's assistant administrator Shannon LaRocque.
Boca Raton-based Office Depot agreed to retain at least 1,...
| Sep 30, 2011
| 9:08 AM
"The presidency is not something that lends itself to on-the-job-training," Vice President Joe Biden famously quipped of his future running mate in 2007.
That's exactly what President Barack Obama did in his first two years of office, according to a...
| Oct 12, 2011
| 9:49 PM
Born: Dec. 29, 1973 in Brookline, Mass.
Famous relatives: Grandfather Philip Epstein and twin brother Julius shared an Oscar with Howard Koch for writing the screenplay of Casablanca.
First baseball job: Summer intern with Orioles in 1992.
| Oct 5, 2011
| 7:17 AM
If Theo Epstein is Tom Ricketts’ top choice as Cubs general manager, then fine. Epstein presided over Boston’s historic collapse this year, which makes him very Cub, but he also has a couple World Series titles, which makes him a god around...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 7:49 AM
Maybe it’s me, but it seems silly to hire an interim general manager to replace your interim general manager to hold the spot for your desired and reportedly signed general manager who can’t be your general manager officially because you can&...
| Oct 8, 2011
| 9:44 AM
After more than a week of speculation since the end of the season, Andy MacPhail is indeed stepping down as the Orioles' president of baseball operations after four-plus years at the helm, according to a club source.
MacPhail is leaving the Orioles to...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 12:49 PM
The Children's Services Council of Palm Beach County has spent more than $350,000 in tax money intended for kids on management reorganization by a pair of Canadian consultants whose charges include $275 an hour for "executive coaching.''
| Jul 18, 2011
Over a 45-year career as a Chicago lawyer, chief executive and corporate director, Sheli Rosenberg executed enough big deals and took enough companies public to be deemed a superstar.
She also knew what it was like to be the only woman in the room, to be...
| Jun 8, 2011
| 3:59 PM
A Chicago business executive resigned today from the University of Notre Dame's board of trustees, after a conservative Roman Catholic watchdog group reported that she donated thousands of dollars to an organization that supports “pro-choice...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 1:47 PM
Embattled Chicago Housing Authority CEO Lewis Jordan will resign his post effective June 30 in the wake of questions about his credit card use, according to a copy of his resignation letter the Tribune obtained today.
Jordan’s departure comes after...