| Aug 29, 2013
| 4:28 PM
Nearly 150 frustrated Orlando Health workers met Thursday afternoon to discuss forming a union. Signs throughout the employee areas of the hospital system invited workers to the union meeting.
To form a union, at least 30 percent of the employees...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 6:46 PM
Just as Boeing Co. and its 787 Dreamliner looked to be taking off again, another fire onboard the signature new passenger jet has brought the resurgence to a halt.
A 787 — one of 68 delivered so far by Boeing — that had been sitting at a...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 9:16 PM
The gig: Dominic Ng, 54, is chairman and chief executive of Pasadena's East West Bank, formerly a savings and loan association based in L.A.'s Chinatown that he built into the nation's largest Chinese American bank, with $23 billion in assets. The bank...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 9:48 AM
Automakers topped the list of the greenest global businesses when Interbrand released its annual list earlier this week.
But while the industry has made gains, it isn’t a bastion of green policies and often fights the efforts by regulators to...
| Jan 27, 2013
The first time Erol Uner went to the emergency room recently, he knew something was seriously wrong because fluid retention had caused his legs to double in size. He was seen right away and wound up being hospitalized for two weeks for treatment of...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 3:53 PM
Herbalife maintained that its financial statements are sound and reliable amid news that its auditor is in the middle of an insider-trading investigation.
Scott London, 50, a senior partner with KPMG, was ousted by his company after it learned the...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 11:11 PM
Last week, politicians who helped craft the Affordable Care Act celebrated in self-congratulatory style the third anniversary of that monstrosity which will soon extinguish health care as we've known it.
The president's promises about the ACA saving...
| Mar 17, 2013
| 9:59 PM
Timothy "Tim" Weber, 64, of Littleton, Colo., died March 6, 2013, at his home, in the loving care of his family after a long battle with cancer.
Tim was the son of Frederick and Delores (Wittmayer) Weber and was born Dec. 9, 1948, in Eureka, S.D....
| Feb 18, 2013
| 8:40 AM
Here's the big question for Mary Jo White: If she becomes chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission, where will her interests lie? With the public that pays her salary? Or with the people handing her the big bucks?
White is the white-collar...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 1:17 PM
A Long Beach hospital charged Jo Ann Snyder $6,707 for a CT scan of her abdomen and pelvis after colon surgery. But because she had health insurance with Blue Shield of California, her share was much less: $2,336.
Then Snyder tripped across one of the...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 5:23 AM
A massive breakdown of India's electricity grid cut power to 370 million people in seven northern states, halting trains, cutting water supplies and creating commuter mayhem....
| Mar 22, 2012
| 4:39 PM
India faces a scandal over an auditors report that $210 billion in revenue was lost due to lack of competitive bidding in coal exploitation....