| Nov 4, 2010
The little goblins were howling at my house on Sunday. It seemed that there were a record number of trick-or-treaters that were filling up their candy sacks this "All Hallows Eve."
Ballerinas, princesses, bumble bees, Draculas, and wolf men came...
| Jul 27, 2010
| 12:32 PM
Peter Karmanos and Thomas Thewes, principals of Michigan-based Compuware Corp., Wednesday night were unanimously approved by the Connecticut Development Authority board of directors as the new owners of the Whalers.
The decision was not without some...
| Sep 23, 2010
| 1:23 PM
NEW YORK -- Blockbuster Inc., once the dominant movie rental company in the U.S., filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Thursday, reeling from mounting losses, rising debt and competitors that have better catered to Americans' changed media...
| Jul 10, 2011
| 3:16 PM
Wyatt Cameron "Cammy" Slack, a retired Maryland National Bank executive and Korean War veteran, died July 1 of respiratory failure at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson.
The Blakehurst retirement community resident was 83.
The son of a physician and a...
| Aug 21, 2011
The brown-leather journal is my passport to Sept. 11, 2001. When I hold it in my hands, images and memories are no further away than yesterday.
I had no notebook with me when my husband and I dropped our children, 8 and 4, at school that morning. Then...
| Aug 10, 2011
| 7:33 PM
Down 11 out of the last 14 sessions, Wall St. finds itself is again in the midst of a historic beating. "I think this a gyration of the financial markets, but I think the stability of the United State is still the core bedrock of the financial system"...
| Sep 5, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Bob Berry of Newport News stood at the entrance to the New York Stock Exchange on the morning of Sept. 11, 2001.
First in line for the next group tour, he looked up at the clear, blue sky and saw something he could not explain
| Nov 18, 2011
| 12:40 PM
The Bank of New York Mellon Corp. is a worldwide financial services company that provides asset management, wealth management and a variety of other money services to institutional and individual customers. The publicly held company (ticker symbol BK)...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 8:55 AM
Former FBI director Louis J. Freeh will head an independent investigation of the child sex abuse scandal at Penn State University that will look as far back as 1975 as part of the probe.
Freeh, also a former federal judge and prosecutor, was introduced...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 4:58 AM
NEW YORK -- Eastman Kodak, the once mighty icon of the photography industry, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Thursday.
Kodak's (EK, Fortune 500) stock plunged 30% in premarket trading.
The company said it has obtained $950 million in...
| Mar 10, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Prodded by a nationwide union campaign, the Los Angeles City Council is trying to get out of an arrangement with two banks that was supposed to reduce the city's borrowing costs but instead has increased them by $19 million annually.......