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  • Lawsuits say Bangor loan agency really Ponzi scheme

    Lawsuits say Bangor loan agency really Ponzi scheme
    Shortly after Bill Shaw Jr. stepped into a West Virginia gas station, his life was suddenly and irreversibly altered. The union ironworker was working as a welder on an interstate highway bridge project in December 2004 and had stopped to have his...
  • Nursing home trial focuses on confusing sale

     Nursing home trial focuses on confusing sale
    TAMPA, Fla. — A federal bankruptcy trial is focusing for a second day on how the shell of a financially troubled chain of nursing homes launched by Bruce Rauner's GTCR investment firm legally ended up in the hands of an elderly graphic artist....
  • Robert Poli dies at 78; air traffic controller led failed 1981 strike

    Robert Poli dies at 78; air traffic controller led failed 1981 strike
    Robert E. Poli, an air traffic controller who rose to the top of his union and led a 1981 strike that turned into a momentous defeat for organized labor, died Sept. 15 at his home in Meridian, Idaho. He was 78. Poli's death from kidney and respiratory...
  • Lambert pleads guilty in Slate Belt loan case

    Lambert pleads guilty in Slate Belt loan case
    READING — Walter "Buddy" Lambert admitted Tuesday to bilking friends and neighbors who entrusted him with their life savings while he managed a Slate Belt loan agency owned by a well-known Bangor doctor — a multimillion-dollar fraud that...
  • Diocese of Orange unveils planned alterations for former Crystal Cathedral

    Diocese of Orange unveils planned alterations for former Crystal Cathedral
    The glass-paneled megachurch where Robert H. Schuller once delivered sermons broadcast around the world is being transformed into a more subdued sanctuary that will conform to the traditions of the Roman Catholic Church, a process that will soften the...
  • Partner in Rauner firm shared misgivings about associates in nursing home case

    Partner in Rauner firm shared misgivings about associates in nursing home case
    A partner at Republican Bruce Rauner's GTCR investment firm expressed misgivings about some of their former business associates in a troubled nursing home chain hit by hefty wrongful death lawsuit awards, according to video-recorded testimony played...
  • Bad U.S. roads force "just in time" manufacturers to plan for 'just in case'

    (Reuters) - Some of America's leanest manufacturers share a fat secret. Companies like Whirlpool and Caterpillar are making costly additions to their otherwise sinewy supply chains to compensate for aging U.S. roads that are too potholed and congested...
  • Bulgaria counts cost of bank crisis ahead of election

    SOFIA (Reuters) - Daniel Bozhilov may soon have to turn to friends for cash to keep his small consulting business afloat because he is a customer of Corpbank , which shut its doors in June after a run on deposits. Bozhilov, who has already cut his staff'...
  • Shelly Sterling's attorney for Clippers' sale files for bankruptcy

    Shelly Sterling's attorney for Clippers' sale files for bankruptcy
    Pierce O’Donnell, the veteran attorney who represented Shelly Sterling in the record $2-billion sale of the Clippers, filed for bankruptcy last month, according to court records. The move in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Los Angeles came eight days...
  • Foley Touts Marketplace Plan For Schools; Dems Give That Approach An 'F'

    Foley Touts Marketplace Plan For Schools; Dems Give That Approach An 'F'
    Education became a dominant theme in the governor's race this week, as Democrats launched an attack against Republican candidate Tom Foley for education proposals they say would slash funding from schools that need it the most. At the core of Foley's...
  • Rauner talks crime, pivots from nursing home trial

    Rauner talks crime, pivots from nursing home trial
    Republican governor candidate Bruce Rauner on Tuesday tried to shift the conversation away from a nursing home firm bankruptcy trial in Florida by contending that an early prison release program under Quinn led to the shooting death of a 9-year-old last...