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Politicians bet that Brown delivers votes, UPS thinks not

Imitation may be the most sincere form of flattery, but UPS wants no part of it. The Atlanta-based delivery company is trying to stop a local politician in central Pennsylvania…

May 5, 2006, 4:18 PM EDT

Virtual teen club eliminates bouncers, fake IDs, hook-ups

For teens who want to feel like grown-ups—and don't they all?—a small startup animation company, Evil Twin Studios in San Francisco, has an idea: a groovy new virtual club called…

May 5, 2006, 3:48 PM EDT

Pixies’ Santiago goes commercial

Pixies fans, rejoice! Everyone else, prepare to hear commercial music that just might make you scratch your head. Pixies lead guitarist Joey Santiago has become “a featured artist, working exclusively…

May 5, 2006, 3:12 PM EDT

Note to fast-food chains: Razor blades are not garnish

It’s been a rough week for the fast-food industry. First Fast Food Nation author and McDonald's detractor Eric Schlosser appears on the Today Show to promote his kids book, Chew…

May 5, 2006, 1:22 PM EDT

Microsoft out-sources batting tips at Summit bash

When you're a company the size of Microsoft, you have a lot of options for your events. For the closing party of its MSN Strategic Account Summit, the software giant…

May 5, 2006, 12:32 PM EDT

Mini Cooper bares heart to do-gooders

Dear Mini,   The thing is, I already liked you. No, I already loved you. Your good looks, your fearless handling. The way it seems so right when I hook you…

May 4, 2006, 4:15 PM EDT

'Women's Health' Rights Wrongs

NEW YORK Women's Health positions itself as a friendly presence on a newsstand packed with "mean magazines" in a 60-second cinema spot tagged, "It's good to be you," from Margeotes…

May 4, 2006, 12:00 AM EDT

KB+P, Hennessy Call It Quits

NEW YORK Kirshenbaum Bond + Partners and Hennessy have parted after 14 years, the agency said. The client spends about $10 million annually on ads.A representative of the MDC Partners'…

May 4, 2006, 12:00 AM EDT

Brit Airways Is Sky-High on Low Fares

NEW YORK Bartle Bogle Hegarty has launched its first European TV effort for British Airways, part of a price-and-value campaign that touts the carrier's new lower fares within Europe. In…

May 2, 2006, 12:00 AM EDT

Portfolio Night Dawns in U.S.

NEW YORK Young American creatives will have the chance to personally meet more than 100 top creative directors as part of Portfolio Night IV, hosted by industry Web site IHaveAnIdea.Formerly…

May 1, 2006, 12:00 AM EDT