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  • Md. insurer, seized by regulators, could be liquidated

    Md. insurer, seized by regulators, could be liquidated
    A Sparks-based insurance company that was seized by Delaware regulators faces possible liquidation in a wild case — one with dueling allegations of fraud, forgery and a vendetta, plus a sanction involving an Aston Martin sports car. Delaware's...
  • Responsible sellers make every effort to label their wares accurately

    Q: We inherited this chair and believe it came from England in the early 1900s. After searching on the Internet for similar chairs, it seems to be a type called an early Victorian carved throne chair. Any info? A: Smart collectors know that when a seller...
  • Appeals court overturns defamation award against blogger

    SAN FRANCISCO — A federal appeals court unanimously overturned a defamation award against a blogger Friday, ruling that 1st Amendment protections for traditional news media extend to individuals posting on the Web. "The protections of the 1st...
  • West Virginia chemical company files for bankruptcy after leak

    Bombarded by lawsuits and under federal investigation, the chemical company that spilled a dangerous solvent into a West Virginia river and fouled the drinking water of 300,000 people filed for federal bankruptcy protection Friday. Freedom Industries...
  • Five years after bankruptcy, lender kyboshes borrower's home purchase

    By Ilyce Glink and Samuel J. Tamkin Q: I filed bankruptcy in 2008. In November 2013, while in the process of purchasing a new home, I was informed that because there was no official foreclosure on the home in 2008, I cannot purchase another home for...
  • Creative bankruptcy: That West Virginia chemical company

    As predictably as night follows day, it was clear that the onslaught of lawsuits over the chemical poisoning of virtually the entire water supply of Charleston, W.Va., would be followed by a bankruptcy filing by the chemical company at the center of the...
  • Can you be disinvited to a job offer?

    DEAR JOYCE: A company that seemed anxious to hire me sent an offer letter two days ago. Today an HR person emailed me withdrawing the offer. Can they do that? -- E.U. Thanks to state laws, case specifics and variable company policies, the best way to...
  • Michigan governor offers pension aid to Detroit, with conditions

    Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder is recommending that the state Legislature approve up to $350 million to help fund pensions in Detroit, though he repeatedly emphasized that the funds would come with some strings attached, including that labor unions would...
  • Judge approves Casey Anthony's settlement with Texas EquuSearch

    Judge approves Casey Anthony's settlement with Texas EquuSearch
    Casey Anthony's bankruptcy judge has approved her settlement with Texas EquuSearch, the search-and-recovery group that scoured Central Florida for her daughter in 2008. Under the terms of the settlement, filed for U.S. Bankruptcy Judge K. Rodney May's...
  • American, US Airways merger clears another hurdle

    American, US Airways merger clears another hurdle
    A deal announced nine months ago to merge two of the nation's biggest carriers to create the world's largest airline has cleared another key hurdle. The merger of American Airlines and US Airways received approval Wednesday from the U.S. bankruptcy...
  • Foreclosure looms after years in pursuit of modification

    By Ilyce Glink and Samuel J. Tamkin Q: We are at the end of the line as I write this. Our house in Georgia is scheduled for foreclosure sale on Dec 3. Our loan has been sold several times. We were with Countrywide, then Bank of America and now there is...