| 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...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 7:47 PM
In twin securities-fraud lawsuits against Bank of America Corp., the federal government is accusing the nation's second-largest lender of lying to investors about supposedly prime loans that more closely resembled subprime "liar loans."
The civil suits,...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 5:15 PM
NEW YORK — The bank's infamous "London whale" trades involved complex financial products, but prosecutors alleged that a cover-up by former JPMorgan Chase & Co. employees involved simple lies.
The accusation was part of criminal charges filed...
| 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...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 12:16 PM
Bar the door, Nelly — the Fed has abandoned all restraint and will now print money to finance the federal deficit.
To support the weak recovery, the Federal Reserve continues to keep short-term interest rates near zero, purchase mortgage-backed...
| May 6, 2013
| 5:00 AM
For years, the Ravens quietly tried to make the case to the NFL that Baltimore-Washington would function best as a single television market.
The current system -- in which the Redskins and Ravens have separate markets -- left some Ravens fans, in...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 4:50 AM
Baltimore baseball fans flocked back to Camden Yards and merrily decorated themselves in orange and black as the Orioles authored baseball's most surprising story of 2012.
Now, signs abound that the enthusiasm from last fall — when the team...
| 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...
| Nov 21, 2011
Ted Forstmann, a longtime Wall Street financier and philanthropist who was a major player during the wave of corporate takeovers in the 1980s, including the battle for RJR Nabisco in 1988, died Sunday. He was 71.
The cause was brain cancer, according...