SEC charges RI agency, Wells Fargo in 38 Studios deal

The SEC filed a civil complaint in the federal court in Providence alleging the R.I. Economic Development Corporation and Wells Fargo defrauded investors when they sold $75 million in bonds in November 2010 to fund former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schil... More..

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by | Monday, March 07, 2016

Tributes flow as Nancy Reagan dies aged of 94

Reagan was here discussing her Just Say No to Drugs campaign. McCarthy said Nancy Reagan was forever grateful to him for protecting her husband from John Hinckley Jr.'s assassination attempt, and told him s...More..

SpaceX Fails To Land Flacon 9 Rocket For a Fourth Time
by | Monday, March 07, 2016

SpaceX Fails To Land Flacon 9 Rocket For a Fourth Time

The upgraded SpaceX's Falcon 9 reusable rocket launched Friday the SES-9 commercial satellite into orbit after a string of delays due to high-altitude winds, some technical problems and a wayward boat.  Space...More..

Who won the Democratic debate hosted by CNN?
by | Monday, March 07, 2016

Who won the Democratic debate hosted by CNN?

An emotional Sanders said he felt "literally shattered" by the toxic tap water in Flint and renewed his call for Gov. Rick Snyder to resign. With Clinton continuing to widen her considerable lead in the D...More..

Ex-CEO Of SandRidge Energy Alleged Co-Conspirator To Fix Oil Prices
by | Monday, March 07, 2016

Ex-CEO Of SandRidge Energy Alleged Co-Conspirator To Fix Oil Prices

During the course of his career, the 56-year-old Oklahoma City native convinced investors to bet billions on USA shale fields that the super major oil explorers shunned. Securities and Exchange Commission that ...More..

by | Friday, March 04, 2016

Sports Authority Files For Bankruptcy, Closing Or Selling About 140 Stores

About 28.8 million people are enrolled in the program, in which they earn one point for every $1 spent at a Sports Authority store or online. Sports Authority is the latest of niche big-box retailers to ...More..

by | Friday, March 04, 2016

U.S. Attorney's office files motion to dismiss charge against Aubrey McClendon

Brannon. "There was plenty of opportunity for him to correct and get back on the roadway and that didn't occur". Less than 24 hours later, police said he drove "straight into a wall" on a highway embankment in ...More..

Oklahoma City Thunder part-owner Aubrey McClendon dies in crash
by | Friday, March 04, 2016

Oklahoma City Thunder part-owner Aubrey McClendon dies in crash

McClendon was the chairman and CEO of American Energy Partners. His death comes a day after he was charged with rigging bids for oil and natural-gas leases. "He was charismatic and a true American entrepreneur"...More..

China deploys fighter jets to South China Sea island
by | Friday, March 04, 2016

China deploys fighter jets to South China Sea island

According to the CSIS report , the Chinese regime's radar facilities in the Spratlys and construction of "new runways and air defense capabilities" on other islands suggest a "long-term anti-access strategy by...More..

Former CEO Aubrey McClendon killed in crash following charges
by | Friday, March 04, 2016

Former CEO Aubrey McClendon killed in crash following charges

It was also revealed that McClendon was not wearing a seatbelt when the accident took place, CNBC reports. "His vehicle was engulfed in flames immediately", said Oklahoma City Police Department captain Pa...More..

by | Friday, March 04, 2016

Sports Authority files for bankruptcy, plans store closings

The company has 14,500 employees, almost two-thirds of them part-timers, at its 450 stores and its offices, according to the bankruptcy filing. Papers filed with the U.S. The Colorado-based chain, which opera...More..

Aubrey McClendon Dies in a Car Crash in Oklahoma
by | Thursday, March 03, 2016

Aubrey McClendon Dies in a Car Crash in Oklahoma

Police Sgt. Ashley Peters says 56-year-old McClendon was the only occupant in the sport utility vehicle when it slammed into a concrete bridge pillar shortly after 9 a.m. More..

by | Thursday, March 03, 2016

Migrants, EU referendum, come to fore at France-UK summit

However, former Tory Chancellor Lord Lamont announced he was backing the "Out" campaign and said Mr. Cameron's "Project Fear" had now become "Project Comic Horror". Britain has already devoted 60 million euros ...More..

Ex-Chesapeake CEO Dies In Car Wreck A Day After Indictment
by | Thursday, March 03, 2016

Ex-Chesapeake CEO Dies In Car Wreck A Day After Indictment

Police said it was too early to tell if the collision was intentional. McClendon had been indicted by a federal grand jury on Tuesday. The companies are accused of deciding who would win the bids, then giving...More..

Police called on Kam Chancellor while he was shopping for a gym
by | Thursday, March 03, 2016

Police called on Kam Chancellor while he was shopping for a gym

Redmond police confirmed the incident to the Seattle Times and called it a "misunderstanding". Seahawks Kam Chancellor was shopping for a gym when he was surprised to have the police called on him. "Good thin...More..

Ex-Chesapeake Energy Corp. CEO dies one day after he's indicted
by | Thursday, March 03, 2016

Ex-Chesapeake Energy Corp. CEO dies one day after he's indicted

McClendon's death is the second fatal crash this year connected to the Thunder organization. Chesapeake Energy (NYSE:CHK) founder and former chief executive, Aubrey McClendon, died in a single-car crash on We...More..

by | Thursday, March 03, 2016

Former Chesapeake CEO Dies In Car Crash

But the former Chesapeake Energy CEO also drew the scrutiny of federal investigators, who announced antitrust charges against him Tuesday. Aubrey McClendon , 56, was the only occupant in an SUV when it slamm...More..

US Charges 266% Tax on China Steel Imports
by | Thursday, March 03, 2016

US Charges 266% Tax on China Steel Imports

The U.S. government also punished foreign steel producers in December, partly by levying taxes of 256% on imports from China. Domestic producers including Nucor Corp., U.S. "Apart from the prohibitive Chinese r...More..

by | Wednesday, March 02, 2016

The Super Tuesday Republican Primary Results

The Republican speaker was clearly unhappy with an interview that Trump gave to CNN on Sunday in which the candidate did not clearly condemn white supremacist support. At stake for Republicans are 595 delegates...More..

Ben Carson calls for meeting of all five GOP campaigns
by | Wednesday, March 02, 2016

Ben Carson calls for meeting of all five GOP campaigns

Ted Cruz (R-Texas), and Ohio Gov. John Kasich ahead of the Thursday debate in Flint, Michigan. Carson's statement comes amid a continuing divide between the populist, establishment, and conservative wings of...More..