| Dec 18, 2013
| 5:52 PM
NEW YORK — The long-feared tapering of economic stimulus by the Federal Reserve powered the stock market to its latest record high as investors rejoiced at the prospect of stronger growth next year.
The Dow Jones industrial average catapulted...
| Jan 1, 2013
Despite all the cliff drama in the past week that sent stocks spiraling downward, all three major U.S. stock indices ended the year higher — which might come as a surprise to many investors
U.S. stocks rallied Monday in the last hours of trading...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 12:50 PM
Joe Moglia's hire as head coach of the United Football League's new Virginia Destroyers isn't just out-of-the-box, it's out-of-the-factory-where-they-make-the-box.
Moglia, as chronicled elsewhere, is a Bigfoot businessman with a nine-figure portfolio...
| Apr 14, 2012
| 9:04 PM
The former chief financial officer of an Irvine technology company is expected to appear in U.S. District Court on Monday after being indicted last week on two counts of wire fraud related to a $16-million embezzlement scheme, according to authorities....
| Apr 21, 2012
| 7:32 PM
The former chief financial officer of an Irvine technology company remained in custody Monday after he was denied bail in U.S. District Court, authorities said.
Jean Joseph Ibrahim, 33, was indicted last week on two counts of wire fraud related to a $16-...
| Jun 19, 2011
Tatiana de Los Reyes da Silva grew up in Brazil and Anthony Loyola Masterson was raised in the northeastern U.S. But they’re quite the opposite of their respective national stereotypes. De Los Reyes embodies all-American drive, while Masterson...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 8:42 PM
A slew of two-out South Carolina hits hurt Virginia on Tuesday night as the Cavaliers fell 7-1 in a winners' bracket game of the College World Series.
They fell into a must-win scenario, forced to play California at 7 p.m. Thursday. It will be the second...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 5:43 PM
For a team that felt borderline embarrassed by its performance Tuesday night in the College World Series, the Virginia Cavaliers were loose, energetic and virtually carefree Wednesday afternoon at Creighton University.
Spirits were so high that impromptu...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 8:39 PM
OMAHA, Neb. — One game after struggling to find its offense, Virginia on Thursday night used a string of timely hits and a strong pitching outing from one of its stars to beat California 8-1 in a College World Series elimination game.
| Jun 24, 2011
| 10:13 PM
It hit him several minutes after Friday night's ballgame ended — Brian O'Connor had been here before.
The same emotions, the same frustrations the same disappointment and sadness that his Virginia players were feeling as he sat at a podium...
| Jun 30, 2011
| 4:49 PM
As he started to warm-up his left arm in the TD Ameritrade Park bullpen June 21, an emotion Kyle Crockett hadn't experienced since making his college debut in February suddenly came rushing back.
Real, genuine nerves — the kind that can make a...