RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Bankruptcy

A collection of news and information related to Bankruptcy published by this site and its partners.

Top Bankruptcy Articles see all

Displaying items 1-5
  • News of the Weird: Norway's Battle Against Chaos

    News of the Weird: Norway's Battle Against Chaos
    Norwegian public television (NRK), which introduced the now-legendary continuous, live log-burning show (12 hours long, with “color commentary” on the historical and cultural importance of fire), scheduled a new program for this week in its appeal to serenity (labeled “Slow TV”). On Nov. 1, NRK was to televise live, for five hours, an attempt to break the world record for producing a sweater, from shearing the sheep to spinning the wool and knitting the garment (current record: 4:51, by Australians). (In addition to the log, NRK viewers have been treated to live cams on a salmon-fishing boat and, for five days, on a cruise ship.) Said an NRK journalist, “You would think it's boring television, but we have quite good ratings for these programs.”
  • Meet Ida May Fuller, who 75 years ago received the 1st Social Security check _ for $22.54

    Seventy-five years ago, the government cut 65-year-old Ida May Fuller a check. It was numbered 00-000-001 — the first Social Security payout. Fuller, of Ludlow, Vermont, didn't realize it at the time, but her check helped launch the granddaddy of...

    Suge Knight suspected of running over two men with his truck in Compton

    Suge Knight suspected of running over two men with his truck in Compton
    Notorious former rap music mogul Suge Knight is suspected of running two men over with his truck after an argument on a film set in Compton, authorities said. The confrontation began about 3 p.m. Thursday when Knight and two unidentified men began...

    Suge Knight suspected of killing one, injuring another with his truck

    Suge Knight suspected of killing one, injuring another with his truck
    Notorious former rap music mogul Suge Knight is suspected of running two men over in his truck Thursday afternoon after an argument on a film set in Compton. The confrontation began around 3 p.m. when Knight and two unidentified men began arguing on the...

    Squatters slow Detroit's plan to bulldoze way to brighter future by razing thousands of homes

    Chris Mathews' crew showed up this month to demolish one of the thousands of vacant homes destined for demolition as part of Detroit's grand plan to bulldoze its way to prosperity when a call from his office stopped them in their tracks: Someone was...