| Jan 22, 2014
| 7:44 AM
Northern Trust Corp. reported earnings per share of 70 cents a share in the fourth quarter, up a penny from the year-ago period.
If it weren't for settlements over class-action lawsuits filed at the height of the financial crisis, the company would...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 7:31 AM
Automakers ended 2013 with a bang, selling about 1.4 million cars in December, according to preliminary estimates, ranking it among the best months in years.
Sales started slow, as consumers focused on Christmas shopping but then came roaring back in...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 3:08 PM
The auto industry finished 2013 with more sales, more jobs and big expansion plans, solidifying its key role in the economic recovery.
It was the industry’s best year since 2007. The Great Recession drove U.S. auto sales to a low of 10.4 million...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 5:41 AM
Mark Gilbert expects you'll meet a pair of gay best friends at the Fort Lauderdale Gay and Lesbian Film Festival.
The first is "G.B.F," the festival's curtain-raiser concerning the hottest fashion accessory among status-seeking teen queens at a high...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 6:53 AM
Oct. 23 at 6 p.m.
Season Kick-Off Cocktail Reception
Funding Arts Broward (FAB!)
FAB! begins its 10th anniversary with a season kickoff cocktail reception, hosted by corporate member Northern Trust, at its Fort Lauderdale office. Free,...
| Oct 30, 2013
Do the political leaders who required you to bail out Wall Street in 2008 know how angry you and other Americans remain five years after the financial crisis?
They do. In fact, politicians and government officials who were involved in the bailout are...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 6:57 PM
Honor and service to the country was the focus of the 10th anniversary Liberty Gala for the Pritzker Military Museum & Library at the Hilton Chicago on Nov. 16. The evening celebrated the men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces, past and present.
| Sep 29, 2013
Expo Chicago, the International Exposition of Contemporary and Modern Art, attracted more than 3,000 people to Vernissage, an opening-night preview party Sept. 19 at Navy Pier's Festival Hall benefiting the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago. Attendees...
| Jul 21, 2013
GULLANE, Scotland — You could argue that Fred Couples found what Ponce de Leon couldn't. He is 53, still hitting it a mile and still in the occasional mix at major golf tournaments.
Mr. Fountain of Youth shot two-over 73 in the British Open on...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 10:15 AM
Original post | 12:50 p.m.
Update w/ DeNapoli press release | 1:13 p.m.
Less than eight months after he moved to Sarasota County, former Broward Republican chairman Richard DeNapoli is seeking to represent his new home in the Florida House of...
| Jun 12, 2013
It's starting to sink in. Investors worldwide have been selling stocks and fretting about bonds as they digest the possibility that an era of tremendous stimulus and unnaturally low interest rates could be ebbing.
Since mid-May, investors have been...