| Sep 1, 2013
| 6:38 AM
David Williams' Columbia-based marketing company makes heavy use of data to help business clients reach customers and maintain their loyalty.
As a racecar driver, the CEO of Merkle Inc. also sifts through data to improve his performance on the track....
| Aug 29, 2013
| 11:53 AM
The first time Arthur Friedman walked into Fort Lauderdale’s Gateway Theatre a couple of years ago, he wasn’t put off by the weathered marquee, ragged carpet, gloomy hallways and unwelcoming restrooms. He was charmed.
“It had a...
| Sep 3, 2013
Each year, Allstate Insurance Co. issues a report on the "best drivers" in the nation, and each year, Baltimore drivers fare poorly. The good news is that the company's 2013 ranking has Baltimore moving up to No. 193. The bad news is that they only looked...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 12:46 PM
Dale Earnhardt Jr. has plenty going for him. When he's not driving at close to 200 mph—legally—he's filming a cameo in a Will Ferrell movie or having dinner with Jay Z and Beyonce in Monaco.
What the racing superstar doesn't have is a...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 3:00 PM
He may be a die-hard Packers fan, but NASCAR driver and Wisconsin native Matt Kenseth says he feels right at home in the heart of Bears country at Joliet's Chicagoland Speedway.
"Ever since we first came here it seemed like we always got a pretty good...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 8:10 AM
NASCAR's Brian Vickers, one of three Michael Waltrip Racing drivers hit with major penalties this week for attempting to help a teammate qualify for the Chase title playoff, wrote Friday that he has no regrets about what happened.
Vickers also blasted...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 12:44 PM
You know that hilarious Geico ad that features a camel roaming around the office, asking everyone if they know what day it is? It has been the most viewed ad on YouTube this year, and is spawning copycats.
The Dallas Mavericks are one such copycat....
| Apr 6, 2013
Author George Saunders is having the kind of year that could lead the former roofer and slaughterhouse worker to imagine that someone is spritzing the air around him with a giant bottle of perfume.
"The way things have been going recently, it's as if...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 6:01 PM
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I have been complaining for more than a year about what a journalistically bankrupt decision NBC News made in hiring Chelsea Clinton as a special correspondent for Brian...
| Apr 28, 2013
Dust off those party clothes and dig out that crazy hat. It's the time of year when folks in our part of Virginia get together to celebrate in the fresh air and sunshine.
If you're looking to socialize and depressurize, you're in luck. Festivals devoted...
| May 22, 2013
| 11:31 AM
Individual match night tickets for the Orange County Breakers 2013 home matches are on sale.
Local stars Steve Johnson, a former USC standout, and Coco Vandeweghe, a Newport Beach resident, lead the Breakers team as they open their Mylan World Team...