| Aug 28, 2013
| 7:17 AM
Palm Beach County tourism officials said they expect the county this year to meet or beat its all-time peak of about 6 million visitors reached in 2005, a prediction buoyed by growth in hotel occupancy and upswings in room rates.
"I think we're on track...
| May 7, 2013
| 1:04 PM
Walmart has launched a new ad campaign highlighting "The Real Walmart."
The national television and digital ad campaign features employees and customers talking about the perks of working and shopping at Walmart stores, such as advancement opportunities...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 6:00 AM
The problem for Mazda as it readies the launch of its latest generation Mazda3 is the message, not the car.
A drive through the twisty roads of the Angeles National Forest earlier this week proved that the Hiroshima, Japan, automaker has produced yet...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 2:41 PM
The trade group for California’s new car dealers wants the state Department of Motor Vehicles to investigate Tesla Motors’ advertising practices, alleging that the upstart automaker is violating various state and federal laws in marketing...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 2:52 PM
An Orlando mobile app maker has created a unique photo- and video-sharing app that not only promises to streamline multimedia sharing but also could be beneficial for groups visiting Orlando’s theme parks.
The iOS app SnapShots allows multiple...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 3:32 PM
Coming this fall: advertisements pitching the opportunity to buy into hedge funds, private equity funds or early-stage companies.
The Securities and Exchange Commission lifted last week a Depression-era ban against private companies advertising the sale...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 9:03 AM
After months of public posturing and private arm-twisting, Chicago aldermen are poised to sign off today on a Cubs plan to remake Wrigley Field and the surrounding neighborhood following last-minute tweaks to the $500 million project that brought on board...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 8:46 PM
The Lakers had hoped to make it much ado about something, putting up billboards, sending out tweets and assembling a large contingent of players, coaches and team executives to persuade Dwight Howard to stay with the storied NBA franchise.
| Jun 10, 2013
| 2:32 PM
Dalian Wanda Group’s $2.6-billion acquisition of theater operator AMC Entertainment last year may be just the beginning of a new wave of deal making between the U.S. and China.
That’s one of the key findings from a new survey of American and...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 3:00 AM
News Corp. has moved closer to its historic breakup that is expected to test whether investors share Chairman Rupert Murdoch's confidence that there is a solid future for newspapers.
On Tuesday, shareholders approved measures that will allow Murdoch's...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 7:42 AM
After the coffee. Before cleaning five days of mail off my desk.
The Skinny: I've been listening to a lot of Jackson Browne lately. Might explain the somber mood. Anyway, back in Los Angeles after five days in D.C. I'll miss family but not the humidity....