| Mar 27, 2013
| 3:35 PM
New restaurant regulations that were supposed to require chains with more than 20
locations to list calorie counts on their menus are stalled. But many restaurants have
already started disclosing that information anyway. Consumer Reports wanted to see...
| May 2, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Many part-timers are facing a double whammy from President Obama's Affordable Care Act.
The law requires large employers offering health insurance to include part-time employees working 30 hours a week or more. But rather than provide healthcare to more...
| May 21, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Those of you who want to get a jump on your Sunday mall shopping are in luck.
White Marsh Mall has permanently extended its Sunday hours and will open at 11 a.m. instead of noon, with the 6 p.m. closing time staying the same.
Mall officials said the...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 11:03 AM
Paris in the springtime has nothing on Orlando.
We got theme parks, outlet malls, Olive Garden restaurants, awseome sourvier shops and more mini-golf that any single person has time to conquer in one lifetime.
And what's more romantic than taking...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 10:32 PM
WASHINGTON — Shortly after she launched her signature anti-obesity initiative more than three years ago, Michelle Obama signaled she would take on a contentious issue: advertising for snacks, soft drinks, sugary cereals and fast food aimed at...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 7:13 AM
Here's a small but significant development for your Tuesday morning: Karmin's "Acapella" -- the amazingly irritating lead single from this electro-pop duo's upcoming album -- has somehow gotten worse.
You remember Karmin, don't you?
Two years ago, Amy...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 11:52 AM
Some well-known restaurant chains face a class-action lawsuit in New York. The suit claims adding automatic gratuities to diners' checks is a form of deceptive billing.
Red Lobster, Olive Garden and Applebees are some of the restaurants named in the...
| Apr 3, 2013
New York City is poised to adopt paid sick day protections for workers there soon, but thanks to the corporate advocacy group ALEC, a “kill shot” is being delivered to similar efforts across the county, including Florida, according to PR...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 2:50 PM
You're going to work up an appetite voting on Tuesday.
Ballots are long -- running up to four pages front and back in some instances -- and are packed with a record 11 Constitutional amendments. So we've rounded up a list of free drinks and eats...
| Sep 5, 2011
| 4:33 AM
It's the Labor Day and we've got a menu full of free food to keep you labor-free and out of the kitchen. Here's a roundup of fresh and tasty deals for free or cheap dining options that will keep your stomach -- and wallet -- full through Monday:
| Nov 12, 2012
| 5:46 AM
On Veterans Day, we honor those who have so honored us with their service and sacrifice to keep America strong and free.
Hundreds of retailers and restaurants also salute the military, offering discounts to veterans, active duty and retired U.S....