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An audit firm hired by the Nova Scotia government found serious deficiencies at the South West Shore Development Authority.
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Just this week, shares of RadioShack have more than doubled, bringing the stock back above a dollar after it officially became a penny stock following a terrible first quarter report back in June.
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An energy company has resumed production at an ethanol plant in Indiana along the Ohio River that was shut down more than two years ago by its previous owner.
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The Roman Catholic Diocese of Helena is asking a judge to approve an agreement with its insurers that would provide the bulk of the funding for a proposed settlement with hundreds of people who say they were sexually abused by clergy.
10 hrs ago | Automotive News
A Swedish court rejected an application from China's National Electric Vehicle Sweden , which bought bankrupt Saab in 2012, for protection against creditors while it concludes funding talks.
12 hrs ago | Lowell Sun
With each day that goes by without a sale or resolution that brings workers and customers back to Market Basket, the chain keeps getting closer to a point when it can no longer keep its doors open.
Bitcoin is catching on at U.S. online merchants including Overstock.com and Expedia, as customers use a digital currency that just a few years ago was virtually unknown but is now showing some staying power.
When I think of the many needed functions of government, owning or running an airline is not one of them.
There are no more floors gaping open with exposed steel girders in the office building at Cameron and Herr streets.
A federal judge on Wednesday ordered PricewaterhouseCoopers to face a $1 billion lawsuit claiming that its bad accounting advice was a substantial cause of the October 2011 bankruptcy of MF Global Holdings Ltd, a brokerage run by former New Jersey Governor Jon Corzine.
FBI agents arrived shortly after 6:30 a.m. at the Anamarc College campus at 3210 Dyer Street.
The US government has issued an advisory that warns about the risks that Bitcoins and other virtual currencies pose to consumers.
There were a number of eyebrow-raising moments during the star-studded gala opening of SLS Las Vegas over the weekend: Where else than only in Las Vegas would you simultaneously see the prime minister of the Bahamas in the same hotel casino as notorious Girls Gone Wild founder Joe Francis? Joe said that he'd been flown in from the California-Nevada ... (more)
Contractors pull loose bricks from the roof of an earthquake damaged 36,000 square foot former boat shop on Mare Island Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, in Vallejo, Calif.
In this photo taken on Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, a person who did not want to be identified, left, gives forms to the customers waiting in line outside the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department's Westside Customer Service Center in Detroit.
RadioShack Corp's second-largest shareholder, Standard General LP, is negotiating a rescue package with investors to help the consumer electronics retailer ward off bankruptcy, Bloomberg reported, citing people with knowledge of the matter.
Detroit and its major hold-out creditors were ordered on Tuesday into mediation, just a week before a key federal court hearing is to start in the city's historic bankruptcy case.
Updated: Thu Aug 28, 2014 06:31 pm
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