NEW YORK (AP) — Three public pension funds are suing six Wall Street banks, saying the banks overcharged investors in what's known as the stock loan market. The suit is being brought by the Iowa Public Employees' Retirement System, the Orange .
HELSINKI (AP) — Danish brewer Carlsberg says its profits rose in the first six months of the year, despite a decline in consumption in the key eastern European market, particularly Russia. The Copenhagen-based maker of Tuborg beer said Wednesday that .
In 2006, preservationists rallied outside the River Oaks Theatre, which was slated for demolition. Under a bill in the Texas house, the theatre might not be eligible for preservation. And a 30-day time limit would limit citizens' ability to protest.
The operation has outraged IS sympathizers in Lebanon, including extremists at the notoriously lawless Palestinian refugee camp of Ein el-Hilweh, known for harboring Islamist fugitives. Heavy fighting between security forces and radical Islamists erupted.
Monday. How to Apply for Federal Contracting Opportunities: Webinar hosted by the U.S. Small Business Administration. 10-11 a.m. Registration: www.sba.gov/tx/houston. Tuesday. How to Develop a Marketing Plan: Hosted by SCORE. 9:30-11:30 a.m., .
NEW YORK (AP) — Most active Nasdaq issues. Name Volume LastChg. AMD, 56,214,584, 13.43, +.31. Symantec, 20,639,141, 28.87, —.30. AppleInc, 20,593,379, 158.81, +2.42. NxStageMd, 19,276,456, 29.67, +6.53. MylanNV, 18,826,125, 32.00, —.92.
Scheduled to take place at Bader Field on Aug. 27 and 28, the race pits small production-based cars against each other in racing featuring dirt, asphalt and table-top jumps, according to the Atlantic City Sports Commission. The cars produce 600 horsepower.
The PlayerMics are one of the most innovative and impactful ways of getting fans closer to the action by letting them experience the high level of athleticism, strategy, and intensity that the best players in the world bring to the court," said Mark Ein.
NEW YORK (AP) — Union Pacific Corp. reported a boost in second-quarter profit on Thursday as coal and industrial product shipments pushed revenue higher. The railroad operator saw healthy gains in coal shipments despite a steady slide in demand.
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Television journalist Julia Kirienko was sheltering with Ukrainian soldiers and medics two miles (three kilometers) from the front when their cellphones began buzzing over the noise of the shelling. Everyone got the same text.
As Texans get their first hot-weather utility bill of the summer in the mail, they might be looking for ways to cut down their power usage and save money on electricity. Texas' hot summer, when residents crank up their air-conditioning units, is the.
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cavaliers are teaming up with another Akron icon. Linked by geography and superstar LeBron James, the defending NBA champions on Monday announced a three-year sponsorship deal with Goodyear. The Cavaliers will wear the .