| Jul 22, 2014
| 6:36 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Susan Smith Ellis has left Morgan Stanley nine months after becoming the chief marketing officer of the Wall Street bank, a spokeswoman confirmed on Tuesday.
Ellis was responsible for firm-wide marketing, including global events...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 1:11 PM
Ex-Rosemead Mayor John Tran was sentenced Monday to 21 months in federal prison for witness tampering to resolve a bribery and extortion case involving a real estate developer.
Tran faced up to 25 years in prison for his alleged role in the bribery...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 7:18 AM
Sorry if our photo got your heart rate up. Not yet, but social media is a buzz that Starbucks fall favorite the Pumpkin Spice Latte will return by the end of summer. And the beverage's Twitter feed @TheRealPSL confirms the news.
The signature drink...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 9:37 AM
For Starbucks lovers, nothing says fall like the Pumpkin Spice Latte. But this year, the Seattle-based coffee giant is bringing back its famous drink sooner than ever.
The official Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Latte Twitter account -- yes, one actually...
| Jul 20, 2014
A Buffalo Wild Wings restaurant is now open for business in Pembroke Pines.
The sports bar is at 1555 Pines Blvd. and brings along the chain's signature sauces, Buffalo, N.Y.-style chicken wings, tenders, burgers and other specialties.
| Jul 22, 2014
| 6:25 AM
The latest food scandal in China is spreading fast, dragging in U.S. coffee chain Starbucks, Burger King Worldwide Inc and others, as well as McDonald's products as far away as Japan.
McDonald's Corp and KFC's parent Yum Brands Inc apologized to Chinese...
| Jul 12, 2014
Consumers can expect to see unfamiliar store brands cropping up in the Baltimore area as a handful of retailers eye the market for expansion.
Newcomers could include businesses that are well-entrenched in other markets, such as Stein Mart and Gabe's,...
| Jul 13, 2014
There's a city that's been called the murder capital of the world, where America has been working to stop gang violence.
Over the years, we've offered job training, boosted educational efforts, improved access to health care and nutritious food,...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 2:30 AM
DEAR JOYCE: After hearing about the big employee scholarship program Starbucks is offering to employees, I'm surprised to note critics of the program. Why is that? -- S.E.J.
The Starbucks effort is the splashiest bachelor's degree employer tuition...
| Jul 31, 2014
Newspaper editorials rarely make news — I've been writing them for a long time, and, believe me, I know — but one did the other day, when The New York Times came out for legalization of marijuana. It was an agreeable development for anyone...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Starbucks Corp opened its first shop in Colombia on Wednesday, 43 years after the world's biggest coffee chain first started buying beans from the country famous for its premium arabica coffee named after fictional coffee farmer Juan Valdez.
The first of...