| Apr 8, 2014
| 3:50 PM
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is fining General Motors Co. $7,000 per day until it responds to all questions the agency submitted to it last month regarding an ignition switch defect.
NHTSA said Tuesday it would levy the fine after...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Sharpen your pencils, Funny Money fans: It's time for a pop math quiz! Find the incorrect equation:
$20,995 = $15,995
$0.00 = $2,399
$25,000 = $0.00
If your answer is that all of those are wrong, wrong, wrong, you are much better at math than...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 3:46 PM
The world's largest futures markets operator had to shut electronic trade for leading agricultural contracts on Tuesday, just a day before key U.S. crop data, as rare technical problems hit and sent traders scrambling to get back on the floor.
| Dec 2, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Our picks focus on big companies that will benefit from stronger economic growth.
-- Air Lease (symbol AL, $33). The dynamic duo who turned International Lease Finance Corp. into an airplane-leasing giant in the 1980s came out of semi-retirement to...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 2:29 PM
A pilot study failed to show something many people believe – that drinking raw milk reduces the symptoms of lactose intolerance or malabsorption.
The condition is common worldwide, and can lead to bloating, abdominal pain and diarrhea. But the...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 2:37 PM
Removing chocolate milk from school cafeterias has been promoted over the last few years as a way to reduce the sugar kids consume and decried as a sure way to keep kids from getting the nutrients in milk.
Both might be the case, researchers at...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 2:00 AM
A new name recently joined the Baltimore skyline: R2integrated.
The digital marketing firm's name replaces a sign that once belonged to the now-defunct Baltimore Examiner.
The orange sign on the side of the 400 E. Pratt Street building is just one...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 1:13 PM
TALLAHASSEE – Florida lawmakers completed their wrench-work on a $75 billion budget which boosts spending on classrooms and steers $171 million into trying to clean up pollution-wrecked waterways.
House and Senate budget-writers had been wrangling...
| Apr 27, 2014
| 1:14 PM
TALLAHASSEE – Lawmakers trying to divide $1.3 billion in surplus cash haggled through the weekend over hometown water and education projects, health-care needs and hundreds of other dueling spending priorities.
| Feb 16, 2014
| 11:29 AM
A local tech guru with an impressive track record is working on a mysterious new consumer product in Hollywood.
Rony Abovitz, former chief visionary officer and co-founder of Davie-based Mako Surgical Corp. — which recently sold for $1.65...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Just because the candy canes are gone, the tree is in the trash and the poinsettia is dead doesn't mean the holidays are over. For that to be true, you need to buy some more insurance.
And it wouldn't kill you to get off your behind and take down those...