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3 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

Brenda Cowan Coalition for Kentucky, formerly YWCA of Lexington, files for bankruptcy

The nonprofit Brenda D. Cowan Coalition for Kentucky Inc., which closed at the end of April, has filed for federal bankruptcy protection.


Related Topix: Lexington, KY, Economics News, Mount Sterling, KY, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

7 hrs ago |

Obtaining a car loan after bankruptcy

Bankruptcy can cause some significant changes to a person's life, but that's a bit expected going into the process.


Related Topix: Economics News, Temple Hills, MD

11 hrs ago | Myrtle Beach Online

Moody's upgrades Greece's credit rating

The agency is also citing a continued commitment by the bailed out country's conservative-led government to improve public finances.


Related Topix: Economics News, Business News

12 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

Federal judges put a halt to appeals in Detroit bankruptcy case

A panel of federal court judges put a halt to appeals in Detroit's bankruptcy case after lawyers for the city, state and a number of creditors asked the court to delay hearings pending the outcome of a big trial on Detroit's plan for exiting bankruptcy.


Related Topix: Economics News, Detroit, MI, US News, Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals

16 hrs ago | National Center for Policy Analysis

Social Security Will Be Bankrupt in 2033

In a report for the American Action Forum, Douglas Holtz-Eakin, Gordon Gray and Conor Ryan break down the details of the latest Medicare Trustees report.


Related Topix: Social Security, Personal Finance, Economics News, Medicare, Health, Retirement

20 hrs ago |

Tim Skubick: Detroit bankruptcy deal doesn't help the Dems at election time

Gov. Rick Snyder's handling of the Detroit bankruptcy may work for or against him, but its likely success surely doesn't help opponent Mark Schauer.


Related Topix: US Governors, Rick Snyder, Economics News

Yesterday |

Key Court Holds Trademark License Survives Bankruptcy

Brian Trust, Joel Moss and Monique Mulcare review an Eighth Circuit decision where the court found that a license agreement was part of a single integrated agreement and not executory, joining the Third Circuit in allowing a trademark licensee to continue to use its licensed trademarks free from the tactical threat by the debtor that it will reject ... (more)


Related Topix: Economics News

Thu Jul 31, 2014

USA Today

Not just Argentina: 11 countries near bankruptcy

Not just Argentina: 11 countries near bankruptcy Argentina is not the only country that has struggled, or even failed, to pay its debt in recent years.


Related Topix: Economics News, USA Today, Publishing, Media, Financial Markets

The Washington Post

Truland bankruptcy could delay GW construction

Reston-based electrical contractor Truland Systems's decision to file for bankruptcy could delay the construction of the new George Washington University science and engineering building and cost the construction company, Clark Construction, hundreds of thousands of dollars, according to documents filed in bankruptcy court Thursday.


Related Topix: Economics News, George Washington University, Business News

The Republic

Grammy winner Ne-Yo: Ex-manager owes me $8M

The Daily News reports that the R&B singer-songwriter has sued one-time manager and confidant Kevin Foster in Manhattan federal court.


Related Topix: Media, Fox Filmed Entertainment, Economics News

Times Herald

Judge: Priest's victim abused again by greedy family

A 43-year-old Newark man who was sexually abused by a Catholic priest was victimized again by family members who used much of his $347,901 in settlement money to buy cars, jewelry and other property, a Chancery Court judge said in a scathing opinion Tuesday.


Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Economics News, Atlantic City, NJ

US News & World Report

Detroit Needs Impartial Law to Help It Rise From Bankruptcy

The law can be a cold apparatus. It is made and executed by humans, but it does not behave like the mind or heart, and does not change based on a passionate argument or an emotional appeal.


Related Topix: Economics News, Public Relations, Opinion

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

California cities don't fare well in recovery rankings

In this June 27, 2012 file photo, pedestrians cross a street near the Bank of Stockton in Stockton.


Related Topix: California, Stockton, CA, Templeton, CA, Economics News

WLUK-TV Green Bay

Wis. archdiocese bankruptcy case sent to mediation

A federal judge ordered mediation Wednesday in the Archdiocese of Milwaukee's bankruptcy case, saying she believed it was the best bet for resolving the hard-fought case and keeping more money from going to lawyers rather than sexual abuse victims.


Related Topix: Economics News, Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals, US News, Mortgage, Personal Finance

Wed Jul 30, 2014


a Korean handset maker Pantech saved from bankruptcy

Korea's number three handset maker Pantech has been given another lifeline after standing at the brink of bankruptcy due to the company's immense debt.


Related Topix: Economics News

Fox News

Bankrupt San Bernardino Eyes Pot Sales for Funds

The city attorney of bankrupt San Bernardino, California, has a novel idea for raising new revenue - open medical marijuana dispensaries to sell pot.


Related Topix: San Bernardino, CA, Economics News, Marijuana, Business News

Rock FM

Directors Lobby To Keep Film In Hollywood

Kodak is aiming to strike a deal with all of the major studios as it faces stiff competition from digital technologies.


Related Topix: Economics News

ABC News

IMF Says Cyprus Will Need More Spending Cuts

Cyprus' president on Wednesday rebuffed an International Monetary Fund assessment that Cyprus will need to make additional spending cuts to meet a key target of its financial rescue program.


Related Topix: Economics News

Explo to plead guilty in September

Webster Parish District Attorney Schuyler Marvin tells The Times the plea was scheduled to have been entered Tuesday but was postponed because of pending action in federal court with the company's Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings.


Related Topix: Minden, LA, Economics News, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environmental Law, Law, Environment, Science

Myrtle Beach Online

Brownback's GOP challenger has bankruptcy in past

Jennifer Winn tells The Wichita Eagle she was going through a divorce and not receiving child support when she filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy in 2004, facing more than $79,000 in debts.


Related Topix: Economics News, US Governors, Sam Brownback, US Politics, US News, Myrtle Beach, SC, Business News