| Jul 16, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox confirmed a report that it made an offer to acquire Time Warner, but the media company said the offer was rejected and that there are no talks in progress.
"21st Century Fox can confirm that we made a formal proposal...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 9:29 AM
Bank of America Corp.'s second-quarter earnings plunged 43% as the nation's second-largest bank recorded 4 billion additional reasons to regret its 2008 purchase of high-risk home lender Countrywide Financial Corp. in Calabasas.
Bank of America said...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Machinima, the YouTube multichannel network for videogamers and fanboys whose backers include Warner Bros., has hired Tricia White in the newly created position of chief people officer overseeing human resources.
White previously was VP of human...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 11:37 AM
A list of the world’s 100 largest banks is out, and the United States has only one representative in the top 10.
Topping the list is Industrial & Commercial Bank of China Ltd., with $3.174 trillion in assets, according to numbers released...
| Jul 9, 2014
You just can't make everyone happy.
Now that the jobs picture is starting to look more encouraging for households trying to make ends meet, you'd think analysts would be joyful about more people having more money in their pockets to spend. But that's...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 5:49 PM
California will share in the U.S. Justice Department's multibillion-dollar settlement with Citigroup Inc. over defective mortgage investments the Wall Street giant peddled during the housing boom, according to people briefed on the negotiations.
| Jul 10, 2014
| 2:30 PM
2014 has been the year when the discussion of well-being has migrated from health and wellness magazines to business magazines.
Wellness, and how to integrate it into our work lives, has become the hottest topic in the business pages. And that should...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 6:18 PM
With solid quarterly results, Wells Fargo & Co. showed why it has become a darling of banking investors, but it also raised a crucial question:
How can the San Francisco financial giant continue its hot stock performance at a time when economic growth...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 1:20 PM
An Orlando mobile-software company is planning to expand its local operations after reeling in one of the biggest venture-capital deals in Florida so far this year.
Fueled by $50 million in new financing, Kony Inc. expects to add jobs in Orlando,...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 12:56 PM
Date: May 3
Her story: Priscilla Rodriguez, 32, moved frequently during her early childhood because her father was in the Air Force. She moved to Maryland in middle school. She has worked in information technology management for the last 13 years and...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 11:33 AM
A Bronzeville man was arrested this morning and charged with robbing two Loop banks of more than $10,000 last week, according to the FBI.
Tracy Lee Wright, 38, was arrested this morning at his home in the 3500 block of South Cottage Grove Avenue,...