| Apr 29, 2014
| 3:30 AM
Reports: S&P Case-Shiller Home Price Index for February, April consumer confidence, ICSC-Goldman Sachs and Redbook retail sales reports for period ending April 25
Local earnings: A.M. Castel & CO., Anixter International Inc., Archer Daniels Midland Co.,...
| 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 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
| 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'...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Our pans fall into two categories: companies with poor prospects and those with better prospects that trade at absurdly high prices. If you own any of these five stocks, consider dumping it, or at least paring back, especially if doing so won't result...
| 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...
| 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...
| Oct 26, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Electronic voting machines are being blamed for anxiety in Nevada as several early voters are complaining that when they began to cast their ballot Majority Leader Harry Reid's name was already selected. Boulder City resident Joyce Ferrara, who wanted to....
| Mar 9, 2011
| 4:35 PM
John Kasich lists new jobs at top of his priority list in building a new future for his economically-troubled state....
| Mar 30, 2011
| 4:35 PM
AccuVote-TS voting machines made by Diebold are available on eBay for $1,200 for your voting needs...