| Aug 14, 2014
| 1:33 PM
(Reuters) - Berkshire Hathaway Inc's share price on Thursday surpassed and closed above $200,000 for the first time, the latest milestone for a company that Warren Buffett has built over nearly five decades into what some analysts view as a microcosm of...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Wall Streeters typically don't pay much attention to station maneuvers in TV markets below the top 10, but word of CBS' plan to switch affiliates in Indianapolis caused a stir among broadcast-focused investors on Monday.
The Eye plans to shift from its...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 6:01 PM
A wave of potential defaults on home equity lines of credit could start arriving in the next few years as Americans face a day of reckoning on their boom-era borrowing.
Many homeowners who took out home equity lines, essentially second mortgages, during...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 12:05 PM
Home equity loans are back. The opportunity to get a cash-out refinance, home equity loan or home equity line of credit is once again alive and well.
But how much equity can or should you extract from your home?
Home equity options aren't as...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 12:24 PM
As much as $79 billion in home equity lines of credit are at heightened risk for default in coming years as Americans face a day of reckoning on their boom-era second mortgages, a new study found.
Many home owners who took out so-called HELOCs during...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 7:02 PM
Just two hours after a man robbed a bank Tuesday in Bethlehem's historic downtown, police headed to his home about six blocks away after receiving an anonymous tip identifying him from a surveillance photo.
Within minutes of the holdup just before 10 a....
| Jul 17, 2014
| 6:08 AM
The newest hotels in South Florida are already making a name for themselves.
Open just since March, the Metropolitan by COMO, Miami Beach has earned the top spot for the city on TripAdvisor, followed in second place by another newcomer, The Redbury...
| Jul 26, 2014
| 7:59 PM
They've won the first two battles to make gay marriage legal in Florida. Now the state's largest LGBT civil rights organization has its next target in sight — a bill banning workplace discrimination based on sexual orientation.
"Being able to get...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 10:24 AM
High-tech creation myths are expected to start with a garage. Amazon, impatient with ordinary from the outset, began with a road trip. In the summer of 1994 Jeff Bezos quit his job on Wall Street, flew to Fort Worth, Texas, with his wife MacKenzie and...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 8:30 AM
pay off the entire balance monthly, look for a zero-annual fee card that allows the most interest-free or grace days. Some cards listed below feature special introductory or "teaser" rates for a specified time before regular rates apply. Additional fees...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 6:40 PM
Open gambling tables and slot machines were easy to find this week at the Trump Plaza Hotel and Casino, now that the standing-room crowds once common to the high tourist season at the world's most famous boardwalk have found spots closer to home to...