By Mark Guarino
Weeks after fast food chain Chick-fil-A suddenly found itself in the middle of a national shouting match involving gay marriage and the First Amendment, the company now finds itself facing risks to its expansion plans and its overall brand.
The Atlanta-based chain isn't the
REPUBLIC, Wash. - Watching families play along the boat docks and campgrounds on Saturday, Black Beach Resort owner Sharon Collins couldn't help but smile. In fact, she couldn't help but wipe away tears. The popular getaway spot, which sits about eight miles outside of Republic, was finally
MATT ROGERS: Spend a little time with Nick Grmolyes, the owner of Silver Beach Resort at Waitts Lake, and you'll see the charm in this place. Nick has been running the resort for nearly 25 years, and does he have some stories to tell! He is also the chef at Nick's Dinner House at the resort
WASHINGTON - Each year, Social Security announces the top baby names for boys and girls, based on Social Security card applications for babies born in the previous year. If you have children or you're friends or relatives with those who do, chances are you might know a few babies with
SPOKANE, Wash. - While your child may not eat 6-thousand calories a day like an Olympian, what they do eat throughout the day can set the tone for the rest of their lives. Today lawmakers are gathering in Spokane to look at nutrition in schools across the state. The conference theme "
By MICHAEL WARRENAssociated Press
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) - Critics of President Cristina Fernandez say she missed a perfect opportunity to ease strains on Argentina's currency supply when she unveiled a new 100-peso note honoring Evita Peron this week, shunning calls for bigger bills
By Liz Raftery,
Roseanne Barr issued a mea culpa Thursday after tweeting an angry message in response to Chick-fil-A's stance against gay marriage.
"Anyone who eats [Chick] Fil-A deserves to get the cancer that is sure to come from eating antibiotic filled tortured chickens," the
By MARTIN CRUTSINGERAP Economics Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - High unemployment isn't going away - not as long as the economy grows as slowly as it did in the April-June quarter.
Weak consumer spending held growth to an annual rate of just 1.5 percent, even less than the 2 percent rate in the
By The Associated Press
2nd triple-digit loss for Dow in 2 days
NEW YORK (AP) - Fear that Spain may need a bailout sent its borrowing costs soaring, the euro to a two-year low against the dollar and stocks around the world tumbling as investors pulled back Monday from all manner of risk.
EMERYVILLE, Calif. (AP) - Peet's Coffee & Tea is being taken private by a German conglomerate for approximately $977.6 million.
Privately held Joh. A. Benckiser, which invests in consumer goods brands, will pay $73.50 per share, a 29 percent premium to Peet's closing stock price of $57.