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  • Gaslight era left radioactive legacy in Chicago

     Gaslight era left radioactive legacy in Chicago
    Before the electric light bulb ended the Gaslight Era, one of the biggest advances in illuminating Chicago and other cities was the development of a lantern wick that could withstand intense heat while burning brighter than ordinary lamps. The wicks,...
  • Helping clients choose annuities or lump sums

    (Reuters) - Your client plans to retire soon and his employer's defined benefit plan offers a choice: take a monthly pension or a lump sum distribution that can be rolled over to an Individual Retirement Account. The client wants your input because a good...
  • Detroit pension board endorses deal to cut benefits, eliminate COLA

    DETROIT A Detroit pension board endorsed a deal that would cut pension checks for non-uniformed city workers and retirees by 4.5 percent and eliminate cost-of-living adjustment increases to retirement benefits. The city's General Retirement System...
  • Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox says 'no prospects' for restart of business

    Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox says 'no prospects' for restart of business
    Mt. Gox, the online bitcoin exchange that shuttered in February, said Wednesday that a Japanese court had dismissed its request for a civil rehabilitation proceeding, similar to a Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing.  As a result, the bitcoin exchange said...
  • Bankrupt Coldwater Creek plans Mother's Day liquidation sales

     
    Coldwater Creek Inc., a women's wear retailer with hundreds of stores nationwide, said in bankruptcy filings that it plans to start liquidating the business with deep discounts pegged to Mother’s Day....
  • Coldwater Creek retailer files bankruptcy, will close stores

     
    Idaho chains has five Maryland storesWomen's clothing retailer Coldwater Creek Inc. on Friday filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy after failing to find a buyer said it plans to close its stores by early summer....
  • Lehigh Valley Fitness closes 3 gyms abruptly; 'It's chaos'

    Lehigh Valley Fitness closes 3 gyms abruptly; 'It's chaos'
    The Lehigh Valley Racquet and Fitness Clubs began notifying members Tuesday night that all three of its round-the-clock clubs are closing permanently. Corporate officials could not be reached immediately, but a woman identifying herself as a front-...
  • James River Coal files for bankruptcy protection

    James River Coal files for bankruptcy protection
    Richmond-based James River Coal Co. filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection after struggling with a steep drop in prices and demand for both thermal and steel-making coal. James River shares plunged 41 percent to 42 cents in extended trading on...
  • Comings and goings: Tinley Park's SportStation closes

    Comings and goings: Tinley Park's SportStation closes
    Business news in the southwest suburbs. Orders caught up in closing A Tinley Park company that provided uniforms and sports gear for local teams and players for more than 20 years closed earlier this year and left many unsatisfied customers. The...
  • How to ensure broker's honest

    When New York financier Bernard Madoff was sentenced to life in prison for masterminding one of the biggest investor Ponzi schemes in U.S. history, it was an unnerving reminder that entrusting your money to a professional can be risky. Last week, five...
  • 04/07: Bankruptcies

    04/07: Bankruptcies
    Chapter 7 Central Florida individuals and businesses that have filed for liquidation under Chapter 7 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code include: Palamino Consulting Group LLC, 2830 Conway Road, New Smyrna Beach. Filed: March 27. Estimated assets: $0 to $50,...