| Feb 7, 2013
| 4:35 PM
AmericanStyle magazine, a quarterly publication catering to consumers and producers of fine crafts, has suspended publication and is seeking a buyer, its Baltimore-based publisher announced this week.
The magazine has had trouble maintaining advertising...
| Feb 9, 2013
| 8:00 PM
MEXICO CITY — You might be hard-pressed to find the word "Mexico" in some of the advertising for tourist resorts in Mexico.
Brands like "Riviera Maya" often eclipse the name of the country where those lush beaches are located.
As deadly violence...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 10:01 AM
Selling out? Not as long as new products and services are out there. Sales workers have the advantage of a career with unlimited opportunities. No matter what's being invented or reinvented, somebody is needed to sell it.
If you're interested in sales,...
| Feb 13, 2013
In a step that has become more routine over the last decade, water exports to the San Joaquin Valley and Southern California have been reduced to avoid killing endangered delta smelt.
State and federal water managers said Tuesday that early winter...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 1:47 PM
From the control room, the producer gave host Matthew Rodrigues the cue to launch into a celebrity news segment featuring a Valentine’s Day update on Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart -- she didn’t travel to Australia to visit him during...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 4:44 PM
Shares of Baltimore's Millennial Media Inc. on Wednesday lost nearly 38 percent of their value, closing at $8.95.
Fourth-quarter earnings announced Tuesday disappointed analysts and led to a sharp decline in after-hours trading. The stock closed Tuesday...
| Mar 3, 2013
Jeanine Basinger has been happily married for 45 years, so she knows a lot about how to make a marriage work. Basinger, the founder and director of the Film Studies Department at Wesleyan University in Middletown, also knows a lot about marriage movies,...
| Mar 3, 2013
| 5:39 PM
The company: Allergan Inc.
Leadership: David E.I. Pyott, chief executive since 1998
Revenue: $5.8 billion in 2012
Net income: $1.1 billion in 2012
Stock price: $108.60 at Friday's close...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 4:29 PM
CASSVILLE, Mo -- Businesses in Barry County are seeing some encouraging results of a partnership formed just one year ago. It's not a new concept--help me, help you. In a time where budgets are tight for small businesses, and there isn't much room for...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 12:34 PM
Electronics retailer Best Buy is calling its workers back into the office, shutting down its experiment with flexible workplace hours a week after Yahoo Chief Executive Marissa Mayer put the kibosh on telecommuting at her own company.
Best Buy said...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 11:28 AM
This story has been amended, see note below for details.
Burbank is clamping down on roving billboard ads after brightly colored vans touting topless maid services caused a stir and prompted complaints from the public.
Under a new ordinance,...