| Jun 4, 2014
| 9:07 AM
It is a comfort, albeit one of small caliber, to learn that there are actions people can take in the cause of gun rights that are so extreme they give pause to some poor soul within the headquarters of the National Rifle Association. Recent demonstrations...
| May 15, 2014
| 4:57 PM
Believing in Today
Frank L. Meyskens Jr.
Fithian Press; 77 pages
If you are familiar with "Gates of Heaven," Errol Morris' classic documentary about pet cemeteries, you may recall the film's slogan: "Death is for the living and not for the dead so...
| May 3, 2014
Dunkin' Donuts plans to open new stores in California next year, including in Glendale and Burbank, and some of the locations may have drive-thrus and operate 24 hours a day.
The chain has more than 15,000 locations throughout the country and...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 4:00 AM
In the days after a gunman killed two people and himself at The Mall in Columbia, the Nail Trix salon heard from many nervous customers canceling appointments.
Manicurist Van Le took several of those calls, struck 15 appointments off his calendar and...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 9:32 PM
Jack in the Box restaurant introduces "bork" for its 2014 Super Bowl commercial in order to explain hamburgers with bacon in them....
| Mar 24, 2014
| 8:26 PM
WASHINGTON — Working as a Jack in the Box cashier, Marissa Cruz Santos breathed a sigh of relief last year when she qualified for an Obama administration program that defers deportation of young immigrants who came to the U.S. illegally as children....
| Apr 13, 2014
| 5:05 PM
The company: Jack in the Box Inc.
Headquarters: San Diego
Leadership: Leonard A. "Lenny" Comma, chief executive and chairman since January
Fiscal 2013 revenue: $1.5 billion
Fiscal 2013 net income: $51 million...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 5:07 PM
Jack, the round-headed fictional chief executive in Jack-in-the-Box commercials, is not only a hit on television. He's also popular on Wall Street.
In the last year, investors have driven the company's stock price up more than 80% — and industry...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 11:43 AM
McDonald's Corp. is trying to prove that it has the right recipe for growth after another disappointing quarterly performance.
The world's largest restaurant company reported first-quarter sales and profit on Tuesday that missed Wall Street's...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 9:38 PM
SACRAMENTO — Gov. Jerry Brown received more than $11,000 in gifts last year, and reported assets worth millions of dollars, according to a financial disclosure statement he filed with the state Monday.
The bulk of Brown's gifts — $8,400...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 5:03 PM
Jack in the Box is launching a new Bacon Insider burger with an ad during the Super Bowl on Sunday. The ad, seen above, introduces viewers to the Jack in the Box farm with a singing Jack, a curly fry tree, a barn full of buns and a new burger with bacon...