| Jan 12, 2015
| 4:40 PM
The Baltimore City Council is once again trying to ban many stores from giving plastic bags to customers — only a month after Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake shot down its last attempt.
On Monday, Councilman Bill Henry reintroduced a bill Rawlings-...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 3:43 PM
Some fans are boiling over a Deerfield candy-maker's decision to tweak the recipe in the United Kingdom for its cherished Easter treat: the Cadbury Creme Egg.
Mondelez International is changing the chocolate egg's shell from Cadbury's dairy milk...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 12:49 PM
To The Good People of St. Louis:
I saw the headlines about Stan Kroenke, owner of the St. Louis Rams, proposing to build a stadium in Los Angeles, and your plan for a new stadium on the Mississippi River that would cost as much as $985 million, nearly...
| 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...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 10:33 PM
The Newport Harbor High girls' water polo team converted all three of its power-play opportunities Wednesday night, and that wasn't by accident.
The Sailors have really been preparing all season for their Sunset League opener against rival Los Alamitos....
| Jan 8, 2015
| 8:11 AM
The Cheeses of Europe wants to ply Angelenos with free cheese at a Jan. 16 pop-up event in Santa Monica. The object? To turn occasional cheese eaters into bonafide turophiles (i.e. cheese aficionados). You’ll also be able to buy cheese at “...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 5:28 PM
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The quarterback and the coach were brought together when the New England Patriots were still residing in a rickety old stadium, a franchise still defined more by folly than glory.
In 2000, Bill Belichick was trying to...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 3:43 PM
Kraft Foods Group's third-quarter profit fell almost 11 percent, as it sold fewer items after raising prices on products from cheese and meat to coffee.
Kraft's decision to raise prices to mitigate the affect of higher commodity costs has been...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 10:31 AM
Mondelez International’s longtime chief marketing executive is leaving the snack-maker after 28 years with the company.
Mary Beth West, executive vice president and chief category and marketing officer, will leave “after a transition to...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Mondelez International Inc. now expects its 2014 sales to grow at a slower rate than the global snack industry, as the company holds firm on raising prices, even though some rivals have not followed its lead and the higher prices have lead to weaker sales...
| 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...