| Feb 6, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Occupy Pittsburgh begins dismantling camp as Monday deadline looms. A judge on Thursday upheld an eviction order by the private owner of Mellon Green, the property occupied....
| Nov 4, 2010
The little goblins were howling at my house on Sunday. It seemed that there were a record number of trick-or-treaters that were filling up their candy sacks this "All Hallows Eve."
Ballerinas, princesses, bumble bees, Draculas, and wolf men came...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 12:40 PM
The Bank of New York Mellon Corp. is a worldwide financial services company that provides asset management, wealth management and a variety of other money services to institutional and individual customers. The publicly held company (ticker symbol BK)...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 8:55 AM
Former FBI director Louis J. Freeh will head an independent investigation of the child sex abuse scandal at Penn State University that will look as far back as 1975 as part of the probe.
Freeh, also a former federal judge and prosecutor, was introduced...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 11:09 AM
The euro fell to a two-year low against the dollar on Friday, as investors flocked to the security of the greenback following grim economic news this week.
The euro was trading at $1.23 against the U.S. dollar on Friday, down 0.9%. It was down 1.2%...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 4:58 AM
NEW YORK -- Eastman Kodak, the once mighty icon of the photography industry, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Thursday.
Kodak's (EK, Fortune 500) stock plunged 30% in premarket trading.
The company said it has obtained $950 million in...
| Apr 29, 2012
| 4:14 PM
Banks that made reckless home loans have been tiptoeing away from foreclosures in a tactic designed to cut their losses. The result: Orphaned, dilapidated homes dot the landscape from Kendall to Lake Worth.
There are no owners willing to claim and care...
| Aug 10, 2011
| 7:33 PM
Down 11 out of the last 14 sessions, Wall St. finds itself is again in the midst of a historic beating. "I think this a gyration of the financial markets, but I think the stability of the United State is still the core bedrock of the financial system"...
| Aug 8, 2012
Ryan Moody interned this summer with the Federal Home Loan Bank of New York. The location was better than the job.
"I'm not a number-crunching guy," he said.
Here are some more numbers William and Mary's most experienced wide receiver does not...
| Mar 28, 2009
Jack Dreyfus, the pioneering money manager who built one of the largest mutual fund investment firms in the country, died Friday. He was 95.
Dreyfus died at New York Presbyterian Weill-Cornell Medical Center, a hospital spokeswoman said.
The cause of...
| May 7, 2009
| 8:40 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) - Some of the nation's biggest banks don't have enough money to survive a deep recession. That's what the preliminary findings from the Treasury Department "stress tests" show. The official report will be released Thursday afternoon....
| Jun 22, 2008
The dollar has lost a big chunk of its global purchasing power since the end of 2001 -- an average of 37%, as measured by one index that tracks the greenback against other major currencies.
Gauging the decline is easy; explaining why the buck has slumped...