| Nov 7, 2011
During four decades as a quintessential Chicago ad man, Ron Bess has steered campaigns for clients from McDonald's to Gatorade while climbing the ranks at some of the city's most prominent agencies.
Bess, a natural pitchman, well-schooled leader and...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 4:55 AM
Just in time for flu season, a new study carried out in six major U.S. cities found that the filthiest surface is at the gas pump.
Hygiene company Kimberly-Clark trained researchers to swab frequently touched surfaces in Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Los...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 4:16 PM
Students at Youth's Benefit Elementary School in Fallston received a big surprise Thursday morning when they learned their school was the grand prize winner of $25,000 in the Scott Shared Values Box Tops for Education Sweepstakes.
Scott Brand and...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 3:30 AM
Reports: No reports scheduled
Local earnings: Amcol International, W.W. Grainger
Other earnings: Bristol Myers Squibb, Kimberly-Clark, Honeywell International, Proctor& Gamble, Samsung Electronics, Xerox
| Sep 25, 2013
| 3:43 PM
They claim to go right down the drain ... but more cities across the country urge people not to flush "flushable wipes."
Some people say they have no problem with the wipes. Others say they've led to calling the plumber.
We followed up today with the...
| May 10, 2013
| 7:57 PM
The sales force for the port of Baltimore travels the country and the world, looking for business.
It could be farm equipment manufactured in the Midwest on its way to Australia or furniture coming from South America or Alabama-built Hondas headed for...
| Oct 4, 2002
From the top of his rolling freight car, Enrique sees a figure of Christ.
In the fields of Veracruz state, among farmers and their donkeys piled with sugar cane, rises a mountain. It towers over the train he is riding. At the summit stands a statue of...
| Oct 4, 2002
Desde lo alto del vagón de carga en marcha, Enrique ve la figura de Cristo.
En los campos del estado de Veracruz, entre campesinos y burros cargados con caña de azúcar, se alza imponente un cerro. En la cima se yergue una estatua de Jesús. Tiene 60 pies...
| Aug 9, 2014
At first the rash didn't bother her, said Julia Omiatek, recalling the itchy red bumps that suddenly appeared one day on her palm, near the base of her first and third fingers. It was January 2013 the dead of winter in Columbus, Ohio, so when the area...