| Aug 22, 2014
| 6:00 AM
A small mobile game publishing start-up that was backed in part by Creative Artists Agency has been acquired in whole by the maker of what’s been the most popular iPad app for the last week.
Hitcents’ acquisition of Moonshark, announced...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 3:21 PM
An online advertising firm started in Baltimore and owned by AOL plans to remain in the city, having signed a new long-term lease in Brewer's Hill, according to the owner of the building.
Advertising.com, which currently has offices in the Tide Point...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 12:44 PM
Two United Airlines passengers feuding about reclining a seat forced the airline to make an unscheduled landing at O’Hare International Airport on Sunday, officials said.
The skirmish aboard United Flight 1462, which was headed from Newark to...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 7:44 AM
A prominent consumer group is calling on 20 hospitals, including three in Southern California, to stop marketing medical tests to patients that the group considers unnecessary and unethical.
Public Citizen said it sent letters to hospitals in eight...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 5:14 PM
The Woodstock man accused earlier this year of sexually assaulting five women is now facing additional charges.
McHenry County prosecutors filed new aggravated criminal sexual assault charges this week against Charles Oliver, 45, after a sixth woman...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 1:40 PM
Jurors watched a 12-minute video Tuesday of a Woodstock man engaged in sex acts with a woman who prosecutors say was one of eight he sexually assaulted — but what happened off-camera may be central to whether the jury finds him guilty.
| Dec 14, 2013
| 8:00 AM
The line between the real and the surreal is a thin one for James Franco. The actor's persona has become such a carefully cultivated hall of post-postmodern mirrors that it can often be hard to tell what's true and what's a put-on.
So naturally, when...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 3:39 PM
Last week: We mourn the loss of Clay Shaw, who died this week at age 74. My family had the privilege of knowing Congressman Shaw for many years and long admired his dignified and steadfast commitment to public service. He was among the last of the great...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 3:59 AM
Who says squatters don't know diddly-squat about impressing women and partying in style?
A vacant Cape Coral mansion was turned into Party Central after a dude, identified as Kyle Moss, 26, posted an online ad inviting women to 'come on over' and visit...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 5:10 PM
A Hollywood mom has been arrested on charges of taking her 15-year-old daughter to New York to pimp her out to Super Bowl fans, New York police say.
"We came up here to work and make money with a pimp," the mother told detectives, according to court...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 8:34 AM
Whole Foods Market has tapped a Boca Raton advertising and digital agency to lead online marketing efforts for its 20 Florida region stores.
Battle Medialab will be responsible for strategizing, creating, implementing and managing online marketing for...