| Oct 17, 2013
| 1:53 PM
Instead of searching for hidden gems, the managers of AdvisorShares' short-only Ranger Equity Bear fund spend their days scouring the stock market for sinking ships.
Brad Lamensdorf and John Del Vecchio, co-managers of the exchange-traded fund, have...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 9:38 AM
Diebold Inc., a manufacturer of ATMs, bank security systems and voting machines, has agreed to pay a $48-million penalty to settle charges it bribed officials at government-owned banks in China, Russia and Indonesia in order to win their business.
| Oct 22, 2013
| 11:21 AM
Aaron’s Inc., a rent-to-own retailer, has agreed to stop using software to secretly spy on and photograph customers who rented computers.
The Federal Trade Commission had accused Aaron's and its franchisees of using software to monitor customers'...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 4:16 PM
When the Brethren Christian football team steps onto the field Thursday to open its 2011 season, it'll do so under the guidance of a new head coach.
Pat McInally is the program's leader but no stranger to Warriors football. For the past three years,...
| Sep 17, 2011
The first California election that Kim Alexander cast a ballot in was a pip; voters decided 16 state propositions -- on creating a state lottery, capping welfare, limiting campaign contributions -- and gave their former governor, Ronald Reagan, a second...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 2:23 PM
Cindy L. Morrison, who had worked for the fourth-generation family-owned Dundalk Florist Greenhouses and Gifts for 27 years, died Sept. 17 of breast cancer at her Forest Hill home. She was 54.
Cindy L. Koch, whose parents owned and operated the flower...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 5:00 PM
This week marks the midway point of the 2011 prep football regular season and because of a rare oddity in scheduling, five of the six local teams are off.
The lone local taking the field this week is Brethren Christian, which on Saturday travels north to...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 7:36 AM
With golfing at night, lost balls are a given. With disc golf, there is no such issue.
Glowing discs will fill the air 7 p.m. Friday at Easterlin Park in Oakland Park, in an activity new to the area and designed to take advantage of the growing...
| Sep 26, 2012
Can Mitt Romney possibly recover? Pundits and pollsters are beginning to doubt it. A survey conducted between Sept. 12 and Sept. 16 by the Pew Research Center -- before the "47 percent of Americans are victims" video came to light -- showed President...
| May 8, 2012
Irvine Beckman clinched the Pacific Coast League title with a 9-2 victory over Irvine coupled with a loss by Irvine University. Spencer Lundin hit a three-run home run. Grant Barring was three for four. Ty Moore struck out 10 in......
| Mar 9, 2011
| 4:42 PM
The 2011 prep baseball season is in its first full week of a three-month run. Below is a capsule look at the six local teams.
Brethren Christian Warriors
Head coach: Josh Franco (third year)
Staff: Brandon Cox; Ken Diebold...