Business at a glance

Forget ketchup. How about foie gras mousse?

Sep 2, 2014
Chicago restaurants elevate hot dogs to gourmet status.
Posted In: Chicago, hot dogs, food and drink, restaurants
Eric Cantor

What a House majority leader brings to banking

Sep 2, 2014
Eric Cantor will be paid more than $3 million a year by an investment bank.
Posted In: banking, Eric Cantor, Congress
Dollar General

What would it mean if Dollar General went 'hostile'?

Sep 2, 2014
Dollar General ups its bid for Family Dollar, but that doesn’t mean shareholders will say yes.
Posted In: family dollar, dollar general, Mergers and Acquisitions

Eric Cantor gets a new job...on Wall Street

Sep 2, 2014
The former house majority leader heads to boutique investment bank Moelis and Co.
Posted In: Eric Cantor, Wall Street

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory's dark lost chapter

Sep 1, 2014
Deemed too wild and subversive for its time, the unprinted chapter has resurfaced.
Posted In: Books, publishing

The story of a 1957 Chevy

Sep 1, 2014
Lizzie O'Leary talks to Earl Swift about his book "Auto Biography."
Posted In: cars, chevrolet

A business with a taste for risk and honey

Sep 1, 2014
Despite tough odds, new small businesses like Wise Acre still try to make it.
Posted In: Small Business, Food

Atlantic City loses again as more casinos close

Sep 1, 2014
The gaming industry is suffering, and Atlantic City is the most obvious casualty.
Posted In: Atlantic City, casinos, gaming

Tech IRL: A smart way to stay cool

Aug 29, 2014
This week, a new app promises to control the air conditioning remotely.
Posted In: air conditioning, appliances, internet of things, apps
Morgan Stanley

Why Morgan Stanley is buying up diesel in Europe

Aug 29, 2014
In July and August, the bank has been shopping for, and buying, diesel every day.
Posted In: Morgan Stanley, diesel, Banks
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