| Jan 6, 2015
| 8:27 AM
The Ravens’ divisional round game against the New England Patriots has fans and the media in both locales buzzing, with anticipation to face a familiar foe taking hold in Baltimore while something resembling fear has swept New England.
| Dec 24, 2014
| 10:48 AM
Walgreen plans to tie a bow around the acquisition of European counterpart Alliance Boots by the end of the year, announcing the results of a shareholder vote Monday at a meeting in New York.
Walgreen bought a 45 percent stake in the Switzerland-based...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Baltimore hotels would be required to train their staffs to recognize signs of forced prostitution under proposed legislation that also would prohibit rooms from being rented for less than half a day.
City Councilman James B. Kraft said the anti-human...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 11:56 AM
The unfortunate young girls and women who are forced to work as prostitutes by sex traffickers and criminal gangs are doubly victimized when, as inevitably happens, they end up in court. They have been cruelly exploited by the pimps and panderers who...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 7:56 PM
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — As Tom Brady completed his 19th victory in 27 postseason games, he set records along the way.
Brady threw three touchdown passes, raising his career postseason total to 46. That passed Joe Montana (45) and Brett Favre (44) for...
| 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...
| Dec 28, 2014
| 8:27 PM
If your eggs seem a little pricier, consider the recent changes on Frank Hilliker's ranch.
In the last six months, the third-generation egg farmer in central San Diego County has reduced his flock by half and embarked on a $1-million overhaul of his...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 2:42 AM
Gripped by a fear that one costly emergency could cause Northampton County to run out of money next year, County Council on Thursday opted to install the largest tax increase in more than a decade.
By a 5-4 vote, a conflicted council decided to add...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 7:41 AM
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell is the second least effective sports executive, according to a sports magazine's recent survey. Goodell has battled an image problem this year after he admittedly mishandled cases of domestic abuse by players and defended...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 10:13 AM
Kraft is having Chairman John Cahill take over the CEO role later this month as the food maker vows to speed up changes following poor results.
News of the surprise change, which includes the retirement of CEO Tony Vernon, 58, sent Kraft shares up...