| Jul 7, 2014
| 7:22 PM
Sit through the two-minute YouTube trailer for 20th Century Fox's upcoming movie "The Maze Runner," earn 25 points. Post a link to the trailer on Twitter, earn 15 more points. Facebook? Same deal, 15 points.
Five hundred points earns discounts on...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Ford Motor Co. and H.J. Heinz Co. are trying to turn tomato skins into floor mats.
The car company is also working with soybean farmers, who are helping its engineers turn soy oil into seat cushions, and with the U.S. Department of the Treasury, which...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 4:32 PM
Here at Cars.com's headquarters in Chicago, we are bound by local tradition to refrain from putting ketchup on our hot dogs ??? but we'll certainly consider putting it in our cars if it's more palatable to the environment. Condiment giant......
| Mar 4, 2014
| 1:56 PM
Moelis & Co., a boutique Los Angeles investment bank, filed for an initial public offering, seeking to capitalize on the soaring stock market and a recent pickup in corporate mergers.
The firm was founded in 2007 by Ken Moelis, a longtime Southern...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 9:01 AM
Burger King stock was on the upswing Monday after the fast-food company said its profit surged nearly 33% in the third quarter, beating predictions from Wall Street.
The Miami-based company said its adjusted net income soared to $81.1 million, or 23...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Comcast announced a trio of executive promotions -- including elevating Marcien Jenckes to head the cable divison's new consumer services group -- and hired DirecTV business analytics exec Ed Brassel.
Jenckes, as exec VP of consumer services, will...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 2:22 PM
The Rainforest Action Network, an organization that campaigns for the world's rain forests, is on a mission to rid your snack food of what it calls "conflict palm oil." And it's naming some of America's most popular snack food companies, including Pepsi,...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 8:50 AM
Fast food giant Burger King Worldwide Inc. said it will lose its chief executive Bernardo Hees to H.J. Heinz Co. once billionaire financier Warren Buffett wraps up his acquisition of the ketchup company with 3G Capital.
Corporate poaching this...
| Mar 17, 2011
| 9:34 PM
Former Corona Mayor Jeffrey Bennett, developer of the Nature’s Recipe dog food brand, has pleaded guilty to lying to FBI agents during a bank fraud investigation into his dog food company, authorities said....
| Feb 17, 2012
| 2:15 PM
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Gasoline prices jumped in January, leading overall consumer prices higher and offering a reminder of the risks energy costs pose to the economic recovery.
Despite the warning signal, overall consumer prices rose just 0.2 percent,...
| Apr 25, 2007
To resolve a suit by the state attorney general, the maker of Kentucky Fried Chicken agreed Tuesday to tell its California customers that its fried or baked potatoes contain a suspected carcinogen.
The attorney general's office had sued about a dozen...