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  • Is the U.S. economy in a permanent slump? These economists fear it is

    Is the U.S. economy in a permanent slump? These economists fear it is
    The scariest term that economists have been throwing around lately is "secular stagnation." That sounds technical, but it's easy enough to explain: it means the economy is in a slump that it may never be able to escape. It's one thing to say things will...
  • NHL roundup: Oilers D Ference suspended

    The Sports Xchange NHL roundup: Oilers D Ference suspended Edmonton Oilers defenseman Andrew Ference was suspended three games without pay Monday for an illegal check to the head of Vancouver Canucks forward Zack Kassian. The incident occurred at 14:03...
  • New IRA would target small businesses without employer-sponsored retirement plans

    New IRA would target small businesses without employer-sponsored retirement plans
    Legg Mason Inc. and two partners will begin offering a new retirement product aimed at small businesses and their employees. The EZ-IRA is designed to overcome hurdles that limited small-business access to such retirement investment vehicles, leaving...
  • Oilers' Ference suspended 3 games

    The Sports Xchange Oilers' Ference suspended 3 games Edmonton Oilers defenseman Andrew Ference was suspended three games without pay Monday for an illegal check to the head of Vancouver Canucks forward Zack Kassian. The NHL's Department of Player...
  • Kings' Nolan suspended two games

    The Sports Xchange Kings' Nolan suspended two games Los Angeles Kings forward Jordan Nolan has been suspended for two games, without pay, for boarding Detroit Red Wings forward Darren Helm on Friday. Nolan was assessed a minor penalty for boarding, but...
  • Different pension rulings expected in Stockton, Detroit bankruptcies

     Different pension rulings expected in Stockton, Detroit bankruptcies
    Stockton employees and retirees avoided pension cuts when a federal judge last week approved the San Joaquin Valley city's plan to emerge from bankruptcy. U.S. Bankruptcy Court Judge Christopher M. Klein opted to protect pensioners' payouts despite...
  • Rauner, Quinn take governor campaign to pulpit

    Rauner, Quinn take governor campaign to pulpit
    Republican challenger Bruce Rauner and Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn made their campaign pitches from the pulpit Sunday, visiting African-American churches as they compete for the critical black vote in the close contest. For Rauner, it’s part of a...
  • Canucks' Burrows suspended three games

    The Sports Xchange Canucks' Burrows suspended three games The NHL suspended Vancouver Canucks forward Alexandre Burrows for three games, without pay, for a late, illegal check to the head of Montreal Canadiens defenseman Alexei Emelin on Thursday, the...
  • Omega Healthcare strikes $3 billion stock deal for Chicago trust Aviv

    Omega Healthcare strikes $3 billion stock deal for Chicago trust Aviv
    Omega Healthcare Investors Inc. could become a $10 billion company under a deal the Hunt Valley-based owner of skilled nursing and assisted-living facilities announced Friday to acquire Chicago-based Aviv REIT Inc. The companies struck a stock-for-...
  • Baltimore official who oversaw Circulator indicted on bribery, money-laundering charges

    Baltimore official who oversaw Circulator indicted on bribery, money-laundering charges
    A former city transportation official who ran the Charm City Circulator and water taxi programs has been federally indicted on charges that he took $90,000 in bribes — prompting city government to conduct a "thorough review of all internal...
  • Judge approves Stockton bankruptcy plan; worker pensions safe

    A federal bankruptcy judge approved the city of Stockton’s bankruptcy recovery plan, allowing the city to continue with planned pension payments to retired workers. The case was being closely watched after the judge ruled this month that the city&...