• Police: NC Couple Zip-Tied 4-Year-Old Daughter

    Gerald Thomas Swinehart and Marlaine Victoria Coffey are under arrest after allegedly using zip-ties to restrain their 4-year-old daughter.
  • Citigroup Unit to Pay $500,000 in Age Bias Case

    A unit of Citigroup must pay $500,000 to a former branch manager who alleged the company fired him because of his age, according to a decision by a Financial Industry Regulatory Authority arbitration panel.
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    Chicago Broker Shows 'em the Money, Post-MF Global

    As a former MF Global Holdings Ltd. CEO prepared to testify last week before a U.S. congressional committee about missing customer money, one independent broker attempted to restore customer confidence in the futures market by publishing exactly where it is holding its clients' collateral.
  • Joe Bud Lewis, Oldest PGA of America Member, Dead at 103

    Golfer Joseph Bud Lewis, the longest-serving and oldest living member of the PGA of America, died Tuesday of natural causes at the age of 103, the Shelly Funeral Home told The Associated Press.
  • Ecosphere Technologies, Inc. (ESPH.OB) to Raise BP Oil to Surface with filing of Patent

    One company that is on the radar of both investors and environmentalists is Ecosphere Technologies. Located in Stuart, Florida, Ecosphere is a diversified water engineering and environmental services company that provides services and state-of-the-art technologies that are utilized in large-scale and sustainable applications across nations, industries and ecosystems. Today, Ecosphere took a major [...]
  • Ecosphere Technologies (ESPH.OB) Announces Major Financial Improvement for the First Quarter

    One company that is making major strides in the market place is Ecosphere Technologies. Located in Stuart, Florida, Ecosphere has earned a reputation as a leader in diversified water engineering and environmental services. Today, Ecosphere announced it has reported record revenues and reduced debt for the first quarter ending March 31, 2010. Ecosphere displayed [...]
  • Dubai World says suing ex-CEO of unit for fraud

    Dubai World, a Dubai government holding company, filed a lawsuit in the United States this week against the former head of a subsidiary it accuses of fraud costing the United Arab Emirates firm millions of dollars.