| Jun 9, 2010
Coast Guard Adm. Thad Allen has written to BP demanding more specific information on how the company is handling damage claims stemming from the Gulf oil spill.
Allen tells BP CEO Tony Hayward in a letter dated Tuesday that his office and state offices...
| Jun 14, 2010
| 5:30 PM
During a stay at a resort two years ago, Carol Arand bought $4,000 in genetic tests after a spa physician praised their potential to improve her health.
If ever she got sick, Arand reasoned, she could take the results to her doctor. "I hoped that this...
| Jun 18, 2010
| 2:00 AM
A Congressional ethics body is investigating whether campaign contributions to Rep. John Campbell (R-Irvine) and seven other congressmen influenced their votes on last year's financial regulatory reform bill.
Campbell's spokesman confirmed Thursday that...
| Jun 20, 2010
| 12:54 PM
Morris County police are searching for whoever brutally killed a New Jersey High School teacher in her Denville home.
An autopsy has revealed that the teacher, 63-year-old Judith Novellino, that the victim died of blunt force trauma. According to...
| Jun 23, 2010
| 12:51 PM
A New Jersey woman was busted for running a sham dentistry practice after one of her patients developed a severe infection and sought medical attention from another dentist, the Somerset County Prosecutor's Office announced Wednesday.
Maria Medel, of...
| Jun 29, 2010
| 6:20 AM
Who: Tanya Abreu, president and national program director of Spirit of Women.
What: Boca Raton-based company is a women's health marketing and strategies firm that also serves as a clearinghouse of information for consumers. The company publishes the...
| Jul 8, 2010
Authorities arrested a Fountain Valley man and former police officer who failed to show up to court to be arraigned for more than 60 charges related to defrauding clients of his unlicensed private investigation business.
Kevin Michael Sianez, 53, was...
| Jun 30, 2010
| 6:58 PM
HAMPTON — The Hampton School Board is suing former Superintendent Patrick Russo for $102,220 claiming he must forfeit money put into a retirement fund for him because he broke his contract with the school division.
Russo submitted his resignation...
| Jul 4, 2010
A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about the apparently growing trend of mobile mechanics — I say "apparently" because no one can keep track of how many there are. Buy a set of tools, post an ad on the website Craigslist.com — on the Orlando...
| Jul 9, 2010
| 12:25 PM
Danny Black can run his closet design business from just about anywhere — his Mount Washington office, on the way to meet with clients, at home on weekends and even during his family's summer trips to Ocean City.
"Most clients don't know I've...
| Feb 7, 2010
THE BEST WAY TO SARANDE AND BUTRINT
The only daily cruises to Albania sail from the northern Greek island of Corfu. Communications are quirky in Corfu; my ATT cellphone, with a built-in GSM chip for Europe, worked perfectly in Athens and Santorini but...