A dog or cat from an animal shelter comes with minimal upfront investment, a slew of health-care dividends and numerous returns that even a free animal doesn't offer. It's why PetSmart and Petco are all-in on them.
Spring break is in full swing, but travelers who haven't pulled an all-nighter that didn't involve work or children in years may want to consider somewhat less party-friendly destinations.
Green Mountain's plan to use DRM to make K-Cups exclusive to the Keurig machine sounds awfully familiar to iTunes' failed plan for music files a decade ago.
Even before RadioShack began closing 1,100 of its stores, its lack of inventory and dearth of basic customer service drove away customers who once prized the chain for its convenience.
As Portland-based BridgePort Brewing celebrates its 30th anniversary this year, brewmaster Jeff Edgerton is making sure the oldest craft brewery in Oregon keeps the good ideas flowing.
St. Patrick's Day and Ireland don't have official beers, so don't feel any guilt about betraying Arthur Guinness by sampling these fine U.S. stouts.
A report says craft beer, imports and cider should keep the beer industry afloat this year, but that free-spending big brewers could continue the industry's consolidation.
When the winter air warms and all of that snow turns to rain, it helps to transfer power from slippery wheels to grippy ones. Here are the most affordable ways to keep traction.
The NFL threatened to pull the Super Bowl out of Arizona over a discrimination bill, outwardly supported openly gay prospect Michael Sam and has weighed on-field penalties for use of the N-word. It's a winning social policy.
With mergers increasing cable and satellite's might, television content providers humbled by potential a la carte pricing could squeeze Netflix and other streaming services who need their shows more.