| Dec 31, 2012
| 4:42 AM
The new year represents a long-awaited new start for the Tribune Co.
The newspaper and television conglomerate emerged from bankruptcy Monday, a financially stronger version of the company that sought court protection four years ago but one that still...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 7:53 PM
Usually by early December, investment professionals have mapped out their outlook for the next year.
But such forecasting has been made difficult by the "fiscal cliff" — the confluence of spending cuts and higher taxes that kick in automatically...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 12:40 PM
Expanding high-speed internet access across the Middle Peninsula is the goal of a $58,000 investment from the federal government.
The grant from the U.S. Commerce Department's Economic Development Administration was announced Thursday by U.S. Senators...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 11:20 AM
Lauren Zalaznick -- one of NBCUniversal's most high-profile programming executives who put the cable channel Bravo on the cultural map a decade ago -- is leaving the media company.
The move comes as NBCUniversal Chief Executive Steve Burke continues...
| Oct 8, 2013
A wave of video gambling establishments catering to women is starting to sweep across Illinois — cozy, well-lit spots with names like Stella's Place, Emma's Eatery, Dotty's and Betty's Bistro.
They're a far cry from the stereotypical male-...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 10:26 AM
SHANGHAI — The Chinese government officially opened a new free-trade zone in Shanghai on Sunday that is long on hype and short on detail about how it will boost the economy.
The 11-square-mile zone is in the northeastern fringe of Shanghai in an...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 3:12 PM
New car-sharing services, travel applications and other technological tools are contributing to the broader shift away from driving among Americans, especially younger ones interested in digital multitasking on the go, according to a study released...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 8:31 PM
Kicking off a historic healthcare expansion, California's new insurance market stumbled out of the gate with computer glitches, long hold times and an online enrollment delay for small businesses.
Still, many consumers rushed to get coverage Tuesday...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 10:14 AM
SAN FRANCISCO -- There is Netflix for online videos and Pandora and Spotify for streaming music by subscription.
Now technology startups are launching subscription services for digital books as an alternative to the stores run by Amazon.com, Apple and...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 6:52 PM
Activision Blizzard Inc. is one of the world's largest publishers of video games.
The Santa Monica company produces games that are used on PlayStation 3, Wii, Xbox 360, personal computers, mobile phones and other hand-held devices. Two of its most...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 5:50 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — As Twitter Inc. opened itself up to public scrutiny for the first time, it did not limit itself to 140 characters — not even to 140 pages.
Twitter on Thursday made public 240 pages of documents it filed secretly over the...