| Dec 22, 2014
| 8:28 PM
Federal investigators on Monday identified the man behind a string of recent attempted and successful bank robberies — including two in Burbank — and are seeking the public’s help in finding him.
Authorities issued a federal arrest...
| Dec 13, 2014
| 6:10 PM
Hospitals and health insurers have reaped a financial windfall from the 2014 rollout of the federal health law, even beyond what was expected.
Now, employers and consumers are seeking a share of the Obamacare dividend.
For years, insurance companies...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 2:30 AM
There's no question that the U.S. is the engine of global economic growth. But that doesn't mean that investors (especially those with intestinal fortitude) can't find good buys abroad. Europe is fertile bargain-hunting ground. "The sell-off in Europe has...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 4:14 PM
For more than eight decades Allentown's downtown skyline consisted of the PPL Tower dwarfing a collection of unidentifiable buildings that surround it.
City Center Investment Corp. CEO J.B. Reilly on Wednesday said he wants to change that.
| Dec 19, 2014
| 11:13 AM
Crocker Partners on Friday said it reacquired two signature Boca Raton office towers.
The real estate firm paid $44.7 million for One Town Center and $36.3 million for The Plaza, public records show.
The buildings, south of Glades Road near the Town...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 12:47 PM
November's unemployment report on Friday brought tidings of good cheer.
Florida's unemployment fell to its lowest level since the recession, with Broward County's rate at 4.8 percent and Palm Beach County's 5.2 percent, the state said Friday.
| Dec 2, 2014
| 6:41 PM
Record-setting investor withdrawals from Pacific Investment Management Co.'s flagship Total Return Fund slowed in November to $9.5 billion, the giant Newport Beach money manager said Tuesday. Returns, meantime, were strong.
The outflow was about a third...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 2:30 AM
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| Dec 4, 2014
| 11:32 AM
Promotions, hires and recognition at South Florida employers.
Angel León was appointed executive chef of Modern Garden, a hot stone and crudo lounge, in Miami, owned by Carlos and Maryam Miranda. In addition, Chef León will oversee their...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 2:05 PM
A strong jobs report boosted U.S. and European stocks Friday, and leaving the Dow Jones industrial average just short of the 18,000 mark.
The main focus in the markets was the monthly hiring numbers. The Labor Department said U.S. employers added 321,...
| Dec 6, 2014
| 2:41 PM
Lori Belles made it home before Christmas.
She had been living with friends and relatives for two months, she said, because her house in Emmaus was uninhabitable due to mold caused by water problems in the foreclosed home next door.
She moved back...