| Nov 29, 2012
| 9:45 AM
Former Angels baseball player Doug DeCinces and three others were indicted on insider trading charges for allegedly using non-public information to buy stock in a Santa Ana medical device company, federal authorities said Wednesday afternoon.
| Mar 15, 2012
| 5:07 PM
A former executive at CKE Restaurants Inc., the parent company of fast food chains Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s, was charged with insider trading by the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Regulators have accused Noah J. Griggs Jr. with buying 50,...
| Jan 5, 2013
Most people don't start their day combing the newspaper for headlines about white-collar felons. But for Kelly Richmond Pope, it's just part of the job as a forensic accountant, and one she shares with students at DePaul University, where she is an...
| Feb 7, 2013
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For anyone who struggles to focus their attention on a movie—that should include all 23 people who saw Al Pacino in last week's embarrassing “Stand Up Guys”—“Side Effects” is just what the doctor...
| Feb 7, 2013
A sly one, "Side Effects" is a movie in which the main character's pharmacological state of mind is never entirely certain.
In such a role it's critical to have someone who can keep an audience guessing as to the state of that mind, moment to moment....
| Feb 28, 2013
| 3:35 PM
Dr. Joshua Zimmerberg says he's careful not to publicly disclose any personal information that could be of use to identity thieves.
But soon, he might not have any choice but to have his finances published on the Internet for the world to see....
| Nov 26, 2012
At 60, Christie Hefner is taking the Canyon Ranch brand in a new direction. She's doing the same thing in her career and personal life.
Over a long weekend earlier this month, all three of those paths converged over some dusty walking trails in...
| May 11, 2011
A jury found former hedge fund magnate Raj Rajaratnam guilty on all 14 counts of conspiracy and securities fraud after a high-profile trial at the heart of a federal crackdown on insider trading. The verdict in U.S. District Court in......
| May 13, 2011
Word among most opinionators is that Raj Rajaratnam's conviction Wednesday for insider trading is a victory. There's a watchdog on Wall Street after all, they say. And for anyone still chilled from watching "Inside Job," seeing Rajaratnam head to the........
| May 20, 2011
Gold: Trading now at $1,511 per ounce, up 1.3% from Thursday. Dow Jones industrial average: Trading now at 12524.80, down 0.6% from Thursday. Big fraud investigation. A Huffington Post scoop earlier in the week about a fraud investigation of five......
| May 26, 2011
A former Nasdaq executive pleaded guilty Thursday to trading stocks based on inside information he gained while working for the stock exchange. Donald Johnson admitted in a Virginia federal court that he made trades on eight occasions between 2006 and.......