Features by Sally Herships
Posted In: Entertainment, tv, NBC, The Voice
NBC has lagged in the ratings. Once a Thursday superstar, the network is placing its bets on Monday night with “The Voice” and “Smash.”
Posted In: Sports, NFL, American Football, Peyton Manning
The quarterback helped boost the Colts' net worth to more than $1 billion.
Posted In: Food, McDonald's, fast food
McDonald's hopes to boost sales by expanding its options for value-conscious customers, including a new "Extra Value Menu."
Posted In: United Airlines, continental, airline industry
United and Continental airlines are merging their computer reservation systems tonight. Will it create sky-high problems or be smooth sailing?
Posted In: Yelp, IPO
Yelp, the website that offers up user reviews for everything from restaurants and bars to barbershops will soon get its own review of a different and perhaps much harsher kind.
Posted In: gas prices, Barack Obama
Rising prices at the gas pump could threaten the economic recovery and pose an election year problem for Obama. What can he do?
Posted In: Health, doctor
The Medical College Admission Test will require aspiring doctors to understand people as well as science.
Posted In: kodak
Eastman Kodak won a court battle to scrap its sponsorship of Kodak Theater, home of the Oscars. Do expensive naming rights jinxing companies?
Posted In: advertising, dogs, Westminster Dog Show, Pedigree
The Westminster Kennel Club dog show dropped longtime sponsor Pedigree, saying its pet adoption theme turned off audience.
Posted In: basketball, Jeremy Lin, Sports, NBA
The newfound popularity of New York Knicks player Jeremy Lin boosts business for basketball.