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  • Lumber Liquidators, NetApp are big market movers

    Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market: NYSE Lumber Liquidators Holdings Inc., down $4.17 to $21.10 The flooring retailer's CEO, Robert Lynch, abruptly quit as the company...
  • NW Indiana accountant accused of fraud faced 34 counts

    A federal grand jury has indicted the owner of a northwest Indiana accounting firm on 34 counts, a prosecutor said Thursday. Jack Weichman of Munster faces nine counts of bank fraud, 14 counts of bankruptcy fraud, and additional multiple counts of...
  • Ex-Freedom Industries officials arraigned on new indictment

    Two former Freedom Industries executives have been arraigned on a second superseding indictment stemming from a massive chemical spill last January. The indictment contains a new charge against former Freedom President Gary Southern dealing with the...
  • Are independent booksellers replacing big-box retailers?

    PITTSBURGH At the time Dan Iddings opened the doors of Classic Lines Bookstore in Pittsburgh's Squirrel Hill neighborhood last year, his greatest fear was that the technologies that ate up some of his largest competitors would swallow his business whole....
  • Puerto Rico gov files $9.8B budget that calls for deep cuts

    Puerto Rico's governor submitted a $9.8 billion budget proposal Wednesday calling for $674 million in cuts amid the U.S. territory's economic crisis. Gov. Alejandro Garcia Padilla did not present the budget during a televised address as is tradition,...
  • Our crazy policies for the mentally ill

    Our crazy policies for the mentally ill
    A Bronx man died in police custody last week after police responded to a 911 call. An Iraq combat veteran in El Paso, Texas, serving a two-day DWI sentence died after being subdued by guards. A woman died after being shot by a Taser by sheriff's...
  • FTC clears sale of Point Blank bullet-proof vest company

    FTC clears sale of Point Blank bullet-proof vest company
    Point Blank Enterprises, maker of bullet-proof vests for the police and military, has been approved for a potential sale. The Federal Trade Commission gave clearance Tuesday to a sale of Point Blank Enterprises in Pompano Beach to JLL Partners, a private...
  • Judge won't reopen RadioShack intellectual property auction

    A Delaware bankruptcy judge on Wednesday refused to reopen a disputed auction for the sale of RadioShack's intellectual property, including trademarks and data on some 67 million customers of the electronics retailer. Following a hearing Wednesday, Judge...
  • Creditors to help Cyprus with foreclosures, bankruptcies

    Bailed-out Cyprus' international creditors say they will help the country implement insolvency and foreclosure laws which they see as essential for banks to deal with their massive burden of bad loans. The International Monetary Fund, the European...
  • San Bernardino bankruptcy lesson: No one wins when a city goes broke

    San Bernardino bankruptcy lesson: No one wins when a city goes broke
    The bankruptcy exit plan that the San Bernardino City Council adopted Monday is the best that could be expected given the terrible circumstances that led the city to insolvency three years ago. That doesn't mean it's great for anyone involved. Every...
  • Talk of the County: Enforce loud music laws in North Chicago, Waukegan

    Talk of the County: Enforce loud music laws in North Chicago, Waukegan
    Editor's Note: Talk of the County is a reader-generated column of opinions. If you see something you disagree with or think is incorrect, please tell us! Call us at (312) 222-4554 or email talkofthecounty@tribpub.com. For a continuously updating blog of...