| Jul 22, 2013
| 7:25 AM
WASHINGTON -- UBS said Monday it agreed to settle a lawsuit brought by U.S. regulators alleging the Swiss banking giant misrepresented mortgage-backed securities sold to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac in the years leading up to the subprime-loan meltdown....
| Apr 4, 2013
| 4:24 AM
Here are the Top 3 Concerts of the Coming Week. 1 . FLEETWOOD MAC As recently as April 2012, Fleetwood Mac drummer Mick Fleetwood was expressing doubt the band would ever reunite for a tour, and with both Stevie Nicks......
| May 19, 2013
| 7:00 AM
How do the wealthy stay wealthy? The mandatory financial disclosure released last week by commerce secretary nominee Penny Pritzker provides a rare look at an American billionaire's entire investment portfolio. Pritzker inherited much of her wealth,...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 4:36 PM
If this really is the year Florida State makes a national title run and wins its first championship since 1999, then Seminoles fans attending home games this season will have a much cheaper experience than those attending home games featuring last season'...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 4:35 PM
As we noted earlier Wednesday, Florida State has officially declared this weekend's game between the No. 4 Seminoles and No. 10 Clemson a sellout. There are no more tickets that can be purchased from the school ticket office. If you're looking to grab the...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Through its football Twitter account (@FSU_Football), Florida State announced Wednesday morning that Saturday's game in Tallahassee at Doak Campbell Stadium between No. 4 FSU and No. 10 Clemson was officially a sellout. Each of the seats the school is...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 12:40 PM
The Justice Department is accusing Standard & Poor's of defrauding investors with optimistic ratings of mortgage-backed securities and derivatives prior to the financial crisis. While investors are entitled to answers about those conflicts, compensation...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 6:30 PM
As Barry Felix passes Chris Spano at the StubHub operations center in East Granby, he asks whether Spano had seen the price fetched for the San Diego Padres — $800 million.
That's a big number, they agree. But at this office, it's something more...
| Sep 22, 2012
Since Baltimore City Hall contended in a federal lawsuit last year that a group of international banks conspired to keep a key interest rate benchmark low, more municipalities and private companies have started to investigate potential losses because of...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 11:05 AM
A prominent Chicago business leader who founded one of the nation’s largest discount futures brokerages has died.
Barry Lind, of Winnetka, died in a California emergency room early this morning after he was struck by a car in Rancho Mirage...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 4:18 PM
To mark his 30th birthday, Patrick McAuliffe made it his goal to attend every Ravens game this season. So when he saw the preliminary NFL playoff schedule last week and figured the Ravens might end up playing the Broncos in the second round, he booked a...