| Aug 23, 2012
| 1:50 PM
Broadly speaking, a film festival's programmers can handle news of a new lineup one of two ways: all at once, or nearly; or the drib-drab approach.
The Chicago International Film Festival goes for the dribs and drabs. The 48th edition of founder and...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 11:00 PM
Between a message that massaged the truth shiatsu-style and the tepid support for the robotic Romney-Tronic 2012, it’s as if the Republican National Convention was about killing time.
What we witnessed was a rally for 2016, and the hopes that the...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 12:36 AM
(CNN) -- Promising his traditional conservative policies will restore America's greatness, Mitt Romney accepted the Republican presidential nomination and then prepared to campaign with his running mate on Friday in two swing states vital to their chances...
| Sep 2, 2012
| 12:19 PM
Vice President Joe Biden (D) made a campaign stop in West Manchester Township, York County, ahead of this week's Democratic National Convention, blasting his Republican rivals' proposals as being detrimental for the middle class.
| Sep 8, 2012
| 11:00 AM
I agree with letter writer Fred Pasek's warning about "vague promises," but this applies to all politicians, Rep. Paul Ryan no less than President Barack Obama ("What Ryan actually said about that GM plant," Sept. 6).
Mr. Ryan vaguely promises to...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 3:57 PM
Cosmetics firm Revlon Inc. says it is ending manufacturing operations in Maryland as part of a global reorganization that will eliminate about 250 jobs.
The company refused to say Friday where its local facility is located or how many of the layoffs will...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 4:29 PM
Frozen foods have been coming out of the Brooks Food Group plant for more than 40 years.
On Monday, the Bedford-based company sent out its final shipments, marking the end for yet another Bedford manufacturer.
"It's a big impact on the city," said...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 6:07 PM
Effective Tuesday at 6:49 p.m., operations were shut down at the Palisades Nuclear Power Plant.
The plant is located on the Lake Michigan shoreline in Van Buren County, in Covert Township.
The plant was shut down to repair a "small leak" in the plant'...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 7:44 AM
The Campbell Soup plant in Sacramento will be closing, leaving about 700 people without a job.
Company officials say the plant will close in stages, starting this weekend and continuing through July 2013. Production at the plant is stopped, and will...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 10:33 AM
Despite the European auto sector acting like a complete Debbie Downer toward the world market's fortunes, with demand spiraling downward and plant closures and massive job cuts looming, automakers still found bits of candy to show off to the masses at the...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 8:58 AM
Hundreds of employees learned Friday morning in Henry County that they are losing their jobs.
MasterBrand Cabinets in Martinsville says it just has too many workers and not enough work.
Everyone who currently works here will lose their job. That's 335...