| Jul 31, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Kevin Magee, who has been the overseer of day-to-day operations at Fox Business Network since its days as a start-up enterprise, is departing, the network confirmed Thursday, leaving the management structure of the 21st Century Fox-owned outlet under...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Apple continues to bulk up the programming lineup on the Apple TV set-top, with the tech giant adding channels for full episodes from Fox as well as live streaming of CNBC.
However, both the Fox Now and CNBC services on Apple TV require users to...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 5:36 PM
A miraculous thing happened to Heroes Golf Course in January. It turned green.
That, of course, prompts two questions: What is Heroes Golf Course and how can a golf course not be green?
Heroes Golf Course could not be more aptly named. It is a nine-...
| Jul 22, 2014
Botox maker Allergan Inc. said Monday that it will cut 1,500 employees, most of them in Southern California, in a cost-cutting effort the Irvine company hopes will help it fight off a hostile takeover bid by a Canadian rival.
Stung by criticism that it'...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 6:13 PM
A merger between America's top slot-machine manufacturer and Europe's biggest gaming operator will create a gambling giant that manages lotteries and slots networks worldwide — and adds to the urgency for a political crackdown on U.S. companies...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 1:26 PM
Herbalife Ltd. shares plunged more than 10% after hedge fund manager Bill Ackman said he has new evidence of illegal activity at the Los Angeles nutritional products company.
Ackman said he will share the evidence at a presentation in New York on...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 7:47 AM
UPDATED: Score a huge victory for ABC, CBS, Fox and NBC.
The broadcast business will carry on as it has after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled Wednesday against Aereo, the streaming service that has picked up broadcasters' signals without compensating the...
| Jul 3, 2014
Chicago Cubs TV broadcaster Jim Deshaies and his wife have paid the full $1.35 million listing price for a two-bedroom, 2,212-square-foot condominium unit on the 40th floor of a tower in the River North neighborhood.
Last year, Deshaies, 54, replaced...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 3:09 PM
When Joann Eisenhart worked as a professional chemist in her late 20s, a male colleague introduced her to a group of clients by saying, "Not only is she a scientist, but she's pretty, too."
After the meeting, she mustered the courage to talk to the...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 3:28 PM
Although Argentina's apparently imminent default on its foreign debt is unlikely to trigger a rerun of the economic and political crises that nearly tore the country apart a decade ago, it could usher in a new era of hardship, analysts said Friday....
| Jun 3, 2014
| 11:15 AM
Seattle this week saw and raised skeptics on the minimum wage, as its City Council unanimously approved a $15 hourly minimum for the lowest-paid workers. The nation's highest minimum wage will kick in over the next seven years, depending on the size of...