| Jul 2, 2014
| 2:28 PM
Target on Wednesday asked shoppers not to bring guns to its stores after protests against a gun-rights campaign in Texas where customers brandished firearms in store aisles.
"Starting today we will ... respectfully request that guests not bring firearms...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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....
| Nov 5, 2013
| 1:23 PM
It’s not often that the so-called food cops have kind words for the fast-food industry, but there are a few of them in a new report on the offerings from restaurants such as McDonald’s, KFC and Taco Bell -- and how they are marketed to kids....
| Jan 24, 2014
| 8:59 AM
Jurors are scheduled to begin deliberating Friday in the excessive force and civil rights case of Brian Mulligan, a former co-chairman of Universal Pictures, against the Los Angeles Police Department.
The onetime Deutsche Bank vice chairman suffered...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 6:22 PM
Mitt and Ann Romney have kept low profiles since their plan to move into the White House fell through last November.
But recently, they’ve begun to re-emerge on the public stage.
On Monday, Mitt Romney was a guest on Sean Hannity’s Fox...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 9:11 PM
For years, Foster Farms wanted consumers to know its poultry was farm fresh, all natural and, most important, safe to eat.
But the ongoing salmonella outbreak linked to three of its central California processing plants is threatening to tarnish the...