| Nov 24, 2014
| 2:17 PM
The opening game of the season for Naperville Central played out like you might expect a first game to — a little sloppy and with too many turnovers — but in the end the Redhawks came through with a win against a strong Metea Valley team.
| Nov 26, 2014
| 12:15 PM
Lettuce consider mayonnaise: The maker of Hellmann's is suing an upstart, Just Mayo, to the tuna millions in damages. Has one side spread lies? Does the other side deserve a dressing down? Here's the lunchpin of the dispute: whether a food company can sub...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 12:41 PM
Why they would sign him: Along with the Arizona Cardinals, the Colts unsuccessfully tried to claim running back Ben Tate off waivers; he was awarded to the Minnesota Vikings after being cut by the Cleveland Browns. The Colts lost...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 7:19 AM
Kraft Foods, maker of Maxwell House coffee, said Wednesday it will raise prices on most of its U.S. single-serve coffees for the first time, extending its price increases to the more lucrative market.
Kraft will raise the price of its Maxwell House,...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 9:10 AM
The Crown Point Babe Ruth baseball fields and playground property owned by the city have been sold at public auction, with D&L Wood Products president Bob Lidga submitting the winning bid of $501,000, the Crown Point Star has learned.
The auction took...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 6:35 PM
Exelon Corp. has stepped up lobbying in its effort to have state legislators reward the company's six nuclear plants in Illinois for producing electric power without emitting greenhouse gases. Three of the plants could be closed because of competition...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 2:07 PM
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission plans to take formal action in its investigation into wheat futures trading by old Kraft businesses that are now part of Mondelez International, Kraft Foods said Thursday.
The activities relate to the trading of...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 5:22 PM
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Tom Brady outplayed Peyton Manning in the latest battle of the two great quarterbacks, and Brady's New England Patriots cruised to their fifth consecutive victory, 43-21 over Manning's Broncos on Sunday.
Brady threw four touchdown...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 12:30 PM
What gas is to cars, advertising is to media companies. And there's a sense emerging that there may be less fuel in this business sector's tank in the weeks ahead.
Concerns were crystallized Tuesday during a conference call Discovery Communications...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 5:15 PM
Customers who shop in Baltimore would have to pay 5 cents for each plastic bag at supermarkets and other merchants under legislation that's making its way through the City Council.
A key council committee voted Wednesday to send the measure to the...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 6:19 PM
Why hurt your football chances?
Why help the hated Jets?
Why in the new world did Dolphins owner Steve Ross agree to play the first intradivisional game ever in London next season?
Before answering all that, let's understand the actual issue the...