| Jun 30, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Twitter has acquired TapCommerce, a startup aimed at letting marketers "retarget" mobile users with ads to reactivate users who have already installed apps on their phones.
Also Monday, Twitter announced the expansion of mobile app-installation promotion...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 5:16 AM
IRS data show Bruce Rauner to be one of the 11,000 richest tax filers in the nation, but most of the millions he made in recent years was taxed at 15 percent — less than half the top federal rate for the wealthy, a review of tax documents released...
| May 9, 2014
| 1:01 PM
After losing the popular vote in five of the last six presidential races, Republicans commissioned a study to determine what, exactly, was ailing the Grand Old Party and concluded, among others things, the problem was too much free speech.
| Jan 21, 2014
| 6:58 PM
The Weather Channel wants DirecTV to waive its steep cancellation fees for customers seeking to drop the satellite service because it no longer carries the network.
The request is being made in an open letter being sent to DirecTV's board of directors...
| Dec 25, 2013
| 4:13 PM
Some heavy storms may be headed toward the Weather Channel.
DirecTV, the El Segundo satellite broadcaster with more than 20 million subscribers around the country, has quietly started distributing a network called WeatherNation just as its deal to carry...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 8:30 AM
DirecTV will remove The Weather Channel from its nationwide lineup if the parties can't reach a deal before their current agreement expires Jan. 14, in the latest feud over programming costs between a distributor and TV network.
The Weather Channel on...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 12:30 AM
DirecTV is no longer carrying the Weather Channel after the two sides were unable to reach a deal -- which the cable network said is the first major blackout in its 32-year history.
In a statement, David Kenny, chairman and CEO of The Weather Co., said...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Sam Champion, the veteran weatherman at ABC's "Good Morning America," is leaving the post he has held there since 2006, in order to join The Weather Channel as a on-air host and its managing editor. He will also anchor a new flagship morning program at...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 12:51 PM
The storm between the Weather Channel and DirecTV has finally cleared.
The network will return to the satellite television provider on Wednesday, the companies said, following a carriage dispute that had left the channel blacked out for DirecTV's 20...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 7:53 AM
Manischewitz, the largest maker of matzo and other kosher foods, has been sold to Sankaty Advisors, a division of Bain Capital LLC, for an undisclosed amount, the two firms said Tuesday.
The premium kosher foods company, founded in 1888, is the No. 1...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 8:23 PM
WASHINGTON — Democrats struggling to combat a flood of outside money pouring in to defeat their candidates have found at least a temporary solution: If you can't beat them, brand them.
The latest strategy of Democratic messaging is tying...