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  • Silicon Valley venture capitalist Tim Draper wins bitcoin auction

    Venture capitalist and entrepreneur Tim Draper is rolling in bitcoins after winning a U.S. government auction Monday. He bought 29,656 bitcoins — a new form of digital currency — from a trove that the government seized in a raid of the...
  • Toni R. Killefer, preschool teacher

    Toni R. Killefer, preschool teacher
    Toni L. Killefer, a former preschool teacher who mentored cancer patients and participated in breast cancer research, died Monday of metastatic breast cancer at her Stevenson home. She was 49. "I took care of Toni for a number of years, and she had her...
  • Cameroon draws a crowd for World Cup match in Sao Paulo

    Cameroon draws a crowd for World Cup match in Sao Paulo
    Emanuel Ebot, Whellder Guelewar and Pa Suwareh Faye are from Cameroon, Brazil, and Gambia, respectively. But on Friday, they came together at a restaurant in Sao Paulo's growing African immigrant community to cheer on Cameroon's World Cup team, saying...
  • Northern Trust banker to lead Seaway

    Chicago-based Seaway Bank & Trust Co., the state of Illinois’ biggest black-owned bank and the third-largest nationwide, has hired a Northern Trust Corp. executive to be its new chief executive and president. Darrell Jackson will join Seaway on...
  • Gabriel Brener sells former Walt Disney property for $74 million

    Gabriel Brener sells former Walt Disney property for $74 million
    Investor and pro soccer team owner Gabriel Brener has sold the former Walt Disney property on L.A.'s Westside for $74 million. The 35,000-square-foot mansion that sits on the 3.6-acre site today was built in 2001, several years after Brener bought the...
  • Dr. Dre moves his money around L.A.'s Westside

    Dr. Dre moves his money around L.A.'s Westside
    Dr. Dre has popped his Hollywood Hills West home on the market at $35 million. He's selling because he recently dropped $40 million on the four-acre Brentwood estate of supermodel and actress Gisele Bundchen and her husband, New England Patriots...
  • Mortgage rates ease, Freddie Mac says: 30-year fixed averages 4.17%

    Mortgage rates ease, Freddie Mac says: 30-year fixed averages 4.17%
    Mortgage interest rates eased slightly this week, with lenders offering 30-year fixed-rate home loans to solid borrowers at an average of 4.17%, down from 4.2% a week earlier, Freddie Mac said. The 15-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 3.3%, down from 3....
  • GE Capital to refund $225 million to settle credit card allegations

    GE Capital to refund $225 million to settle credit card allegations
    GE Capital agreed to pay $225 million to about 750,000 customers to settle federal allegations of deceptive and discriminatory credit card practices, federal officials said. The claims included an accusation that the financial firm barred Latino...
  • NBA All-Star Kevin Garnett takes a loss in home sale

    NBA All-Star Kevin Garnett takes a loss in home sale
    Kevin Garnett of the Brooklyn Nets has sold his home in Concord, Mass., for $3.635 million. The veteran NBA forward-center paid $4.625 million for the modern home in September 2007 after being dealt by the Minnesota Timberwolves to the Boston Celtics....
  • John Doe prosecutors allege Scott Walker at center of 'criminal scheme'

    John Doe prosecutors allege Scott Walker at center of 'criminal scheme'
    Madison — Prosecutors allege Gov. Scott Walker was at the center of an effort to illegally coordinate fund raising among conservative groups to help his campaign and those of Republican state senators facing recall elections during 2011 and '12,...
  • Foreign debt default is unavoidable, Argentine officials say

    Foreign debt default is unavoidable, Argentine officials say
    Although Argentina's apparently imminent default on its foreign debt is unlikely to trigger a rerun of the economic and political crises that nearly tore the country apart a decade ago, it could usher in a new era of hardship, analysts said Friday....