| Sep 30, 2014
| 10:18 AM
Online marketplace EBay Inc. is bowing to investor pressure by spinning off its payment business PayPal into a separate publicly-traded company by 2015.
Wall Street cheered the news Tuesday and pushed up shares of EBay by 6.8% to $56.24 in morning...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 5:28 AM
Willowbrook trustees decided to permit medical marijuana dispensaries in industrial zoning districts but also asked the plan commission to reconsider allowing them in retail districts.
"I think some of the board members feel that (dispensaries) are...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 9:29 AM
Is it time to bail out of your CVS stock investment, as their business faces a $2 billion annual reduction in revenue by ceasing the legal sale of tobacco products?
For a stock-founded corporation, the primary fiduciary duty of the CEO is to skillfully...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 2:53 PM
Police in Boca Raton caught a bike thief by using an expensive bike as bait, according to an arrest report.
Officers said they were trying to catch Carl Monaco, 29, of Okeechobee — a known suspect who's had multiple encounters with the police....
| Sep 2, 2014
| 2:33 PM
Greenacres police said they arrested a man accused of slashing a teen in the face and then running him over in a car because he thought the teen harassed his pregnant wife.
Police said they got a call just after 5 p.m. Friday about a man who had been hit...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 9:16 AM
"The whole place started spinning around us. I was in a daze. I don't know what's happening," Sarah Muscella said of her first night in France on a high school music tour.
"I think we were all running on adrenalin" after staying up all night on their...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 6:30 PM
BARRETT TOWNSHIP, Monroe County — Combing the dense, hilly woods on the Monroe-Pike county border, state police say they have found one of the two rifles Eric Frein had with him when he allegedly opened fire on two Pennsylvania state troopers,...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 7:53 AM
Walgreen Co. is exploring the sale of a majority stake in its infusion services business in a deal that could value that division at about $1.5 billion, according to people familiar with the matter.
The Deerfield-based company has hired Bank of...
| Sep 8, 2014
Next time you walk into a CVS, look behind the checkout counter. Do you notice anything missing? Here's a hint: You don't see signs begging you to "come to where the flavor is" by venturing into Marlboro Country. You also won't see R.J. Reynolds' new...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Smoke out at CVS
This week, all CVS pharmacies stopped selling cigarettes and other tobacco products. It was a brave, moral decision that may cost the company financially — but may gain it a lot of customer trust. Other drugstore chains ought to...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 7:41 PM
When undercover detectives approached a security guard at Beach Place in Fort Lauderdale, she told them they were in the "right place" to buy drugs and ultimately sold to them, according to detectives.
Security guard Leslie Geffard, 28, is one of four...