| Aug 26, 2014
| 11:26 AM
President Obama said Tuesday that he is working to “regain the trust” of the nation’s veterans by improving their access to quality healthcare and education as he struggles to recover from a scandal that thrust the beleaguered Department...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 11:44 AM
Investors are looking over portfolios to make room for Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holdings Inc's market debut next month — and that means some less attractive stocks that funds are holding might be shown the door.
The initial public...
| 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 14, 2014
| 9:00 PM
First lady Michelle Obama has led the charge to cut Americans down to size, encouraging couch spuds to reduce their girth.
Not only are diet discussions gaining traction in supermarkets, but also in U.S. financial markets. A rising chorus of powerful...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 11:12 AM
The net income of Wells Fargo bank for 2013 was nearly $22 billion. Thursday night at the finance committee meeting of the Allentown School Board, a resolution was proposed where Wells Fargo requested a change in the assessed value of one of its...
| 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 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 3, 2014
| 2:30 AM
There's no shortage of dumb laws on the books in this country -- you can't, for example, delay or detain a homing pigeon in New Jersey or give a dog whiskey in Chicago. But what really astounds me is all the lousy things that remain legal. Sure, on any...
| 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 28, 2014
| 2:24 PM
The vacant former Motorola Mobility campus headquarters in Libertyville has been acquired by a Washington, D.C.-based commercial real estate company that plans to remake the space into an “innovation campus.”
BECO Management Inc. said Monday...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 4:10 PM
The 32nd annual Business Women's Forum (BWF), Connecticut's longest-running full-day conference for business women, will feature the CEO of The Joy Project, Amanda Gore, as the morning's motivational speaker. Barbara Corcoran of ABC-TV's "Shark Tank" will...