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  • Florida attorney general slams banks' foreclosure practices

     
    Florida Atty. Gen. Pam Bondi's office has released a highly critical PowerPoint presentation explaining the legal issues surrounding the foreclosure fracas that erupted late last year. See the full report here. Titled "Unfair, Deceptive and Unconscionable...
  • How should the U.S. handle Israeli-Palestinian relations? Two different views

     
    In this week's Opinion pages, we've had two experts weigh in on how the U.S. should handle Israeli-Palestinian relations. Thursday, Aaron David Miller, a public policy scholar at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, wrote that the U.S....
  • Study: Poverty soars 62 percent in Elmhurst

     
    Think poverty is exclusively an urban or rural issue? Not so, according to a new study that indicates poverty is on the rise in the …...
  • Obama slaps China after G-20 summit, indicates little room for compromise on Bush tax cuts

     
    Full text, as usual, of President Barack Obama's news conference....
  • Democrats dodge Obama, so he focuses on what he's good at: Talking for $,$$$

     
    Democrat candidates do not want to be seen with him, so the president is out raising money from supporters who do....
  • President Obama's remarks on signing Wall Street reform bill

     
    President Obama on Wednesday signed into law the most sweeping overhaul of financial regulations since the Great Depression. Here are the president's remarks from the signing ceremony, as prepared by the White House: REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT AT SIGNING...
  • Hal Holbrook speaks out on the political and the personal

     
    A word of advice to journalists and political junkies of all stripes: When given the chance to interview Hal Holbrook, don't turn it down. You won't be disappointed. It's a weekday afternoon and the Oscar-nominated, Tony-winning actor is speaking by......
  • U.S. is requiring companies to defend against identity theft

    U.S. is requiring companies to defend against identity theft
    With identity fraud on the increase, the federal government is stepping up efforts to make sure businesses are on the alert — especially financial institutions and other companies that issue credit cards. The government says that businesses have...
  • Local judges say they can't hear MICG lawsuit

    Local judges say they can't hear MICG lawsuit
    All five judges of the Seventh Judicial Circuit Court in Newport News have recused themselves from hearing a lawsuit filed by a Newport News investor against MICG Investment Management, its CEO and the firm that provided MICG's audits and accounting...
  • How to Report Identity Theft or Fraud

    How to Report Identity Theft or Fraud
    If you believe that you've been the victim of identity theft or similar fraud, you need to act immediately. Your first step is to verify that such a crime has taken place, and the easiest way to do that is to obtain a copy of your credit report. Americans...
  • Community Commentary: Bank bailouts needs to stop

    As thousands of homes are forfeited to banks each year, I continue to receive calls from constituents who cannot understand why financial institutions seem to prefer foreclosures and short sales on homes rather than to work with homeowners on loan...
  • Drew University's new nursing school opens under financial cloud

    Drew University's new nursing school opens under financial cloud
    Even as the doors open this month on a new $43-million building to house the inaugural nursing class at Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science, the university's interim president warned that the long-struggling institution is already in danger of...