| Oct 26, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Digital Domain, the visual-effects company that is co-producing the Lionsgate movie "Ender's Game," invested about $17 million in cash to help produce the much-anticipated movie, two former company executives said.
In a highly unusual move, the...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 5:56 PM
Detroit has once again been in the headlines as the city and its creditors battle in court over whether the city is eligible to receive bankruptcy protection.
Municipal bankruptcy, like just about everything else that contains the word "municipal" or...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 5:17 PM
DETROIT — As protesters marched outside, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder testified in federal court Monday that he “worked very diligently” to avoid Detroit’s historic bankruptcy as attorneys for employee unions and retirees grilled...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 12:05 PM
The website of former Streeterville grocer Fox & Obel was shut down Thursday, more than three weeks after the store’s closing, following action Illinois Attorney General’s office spurred by a Tribune inquiry.
Up until midday Thursday, the...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 12:16 PM
TAMPA — The legal fight over Casey Anthony's bankruptcy will continue, after a judge on Tuesday ruled that a pair of complaints filed by people suing her for defamation can move forward in federal court.
It was a defeat for Anthony, who now faces a...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 2:36 PM
Casey Anthony has agreed to pay $25,000 to settle a dispute in her bankruptcy case surrounding the rights to sell her life story, according to documents recently filed in the case.
Anthony filed for bankruptcy protection early this year, and in March,...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 6:29 PM
Baltimore officials say Detroit's bankruptcy filing this week is a cautionary tale for the city that underscores the need to fix a $750 million structural deficit before the situation here grows similarly dire.
"It is on my mind every day," Mayor...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 7:40 AM
The Detroit Institute of Arts is back in the national spotlight after city leaders said Thursday that the city had filed for bankruptcy. At the heart of the museum-world debate is whether the city should sell valuable works of art in the DIA's...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 7:00 AM
The city of Detroit, Mich., has filed for bankruptcy. Its emergency manager has warned 30,000 current and retired municipal workers of “significant cuts” to their pensions because the city didn’t set aside enough money to pay them....
| Jul 23, 2013
| 4:30 AM
In a bombed-out section of a futuristic downtown Los Angeles, a man sits on a tire next to an overturned car, staring at a computer-controlled screen fastened to his wrist, oblivious to the machine gun fire and bomb blasts around him.
The camera pans...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 9:37 AM
Last week: In the world of sports, the U.S. Men’s National Team qualified for the 2014 FIFA World Cup this week with a 2-0 win over Mexico. This will be the seventh-consecutive FIFA World Cup appearance for the U.S. MNT.
Looking ahead: The...