| Aug 5, 2014
| 12:55 PM
A dead-end street in North Hollywood is an unlikely place to find a mecca of handcrafted design, but it exists. Arte de Mexico's North Hollywood showroom, open seven days a week, recently has expanded to about 250,000 square feet of space, up from 200,...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 5:38 AM
Exelon Corp. is getting into the fuel cell business with a commitment to finance projects at 75 commercial facilities throughout the United States.
The Chicago-based nuclear giant said Tuesday that it will provide equity financing for California-based...
| Jul 31, 2014
Como ya es tradición, la Feria de la Familia de Telemundo llegará a Kissimmee, esta vez el próximo 16 de agosto. Pero este año es el décimo aniversario y, además, el canal tiene nuevas caras en los puestos gerenciales, por lo que las sorpresas no podrán...
| May 16, 2014
| 3:39 AM
Happy Freebie Friday!
Today's list is packed with freebies, dining deals, retail coupons and free fun things to do. Get free gallons of premium paint at Ace Hardware this weekend, save $10 on groceries at Target (and Publix) and save more than 30...
| May 9, 2014
| 6:24 AM
It's Freebie Friday!
Today's edition is devoted to all the hard-working moms out there. My massive list is packed with freebies, dining deals, retail coupons, last-minute gift ideas and free fun things to do with the lady in your life on Mother's Day...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 9:15 AM
Microsoft Corp. will buy wind power from a new Illinois wind farm for the next 20 years to offset its power needs, part of a plan by the technology company to become offset its carbon output.
The 175-megawatt wind farm is under construction 60 miles...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 3:13 PM
My mom likes to say that she left South America for the Land of Opportunity, only to have South America follow her here. It's our bit of gallows humor for talking about rising economic inequity here in the United States — an inequity that appears to...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 3:33 PM
Here’s an ingenious idea for getting shelter dogs up for adoption out into the public eye: put their pictures in a furnishings store. In Singapore, two shelter agencies — Save Our Street Dogs and Animal Lovers League — collaborated...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 6:25 AM
The latest food scandal in China is spreading fast, dragging in U.S. coffee chain Starbucks, Burger King Worldwide Inc and others, as well as McDonald's products as far away as Japan.
McDonald's Corp and KFC's parent Yum Brands Inc apologized to Chinese...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 10:30 AM
The property market in Brazil appears to be heating up and, mark my words, I plan to dive in with the zeal of seasoned real estate pros like Donald Trump or that Barbara woman from "Shark Tank."
At issue is what to do with 12 soccer stadiums that were...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 11:03 AM
"East Los High" (Hulu). A welcome second season for this Web-based Latino teen drama, set in East Los Angeles, begins this week, following some gap-bridging prequels. Originally created with an educational ulterior motive, specifically to address and...