Bank of America settlement likely to benefit few

WASHINGTON - Bank of America's record $16.65 billion settlement...Neighborhood Assistance Corporation of America. "But for the millions who lost their...firm that was later bought by Bank of America and that made up the bulk of toxic...

Bank of America reaches $17 billion settlement with U.S. over sale of securities

...for $13 billion. Like the Bank of America deal, those settlements were a mixture...banks promised to provide.The Bank of America settlement was negotiated through a joint...bubble and the ensuing recession.Bank of America had argued that it shouldn't be held...

Biz Bits

...PURCELLAward/honor: Named in Best Lawyers in America 2015, based on a peer-review survey...LOEBLAward/honor: Named in Best Lawyers in America 2015, based on a peer-review survey...WILBYAward/honor: Named in Best Lawyers in America 2015, based on a peer-review survey...

Auto recalls

Jaguar Land RoverNEW YORK - Jaguar Land Rover North America is recalling nearly 41,000 vehicles because the right front air bag might not work properly in a crash.Jaguar Land Rover...

Property Transfers

...property transfers for July 24-31. The date indicates when the transfer was recorded in the clerk's office.JULY 24Bank of America NA to Jeff Lacombe and Joshua Howlett, 1421 Brookstone Road, Lot CII, Phase IIIA, Walton Hills, $47,500Kroeg Mixson...

Faith Calendar

...Ina Dean, speaker; (706) 925-7164, augustaaglow@gmail.com, aglow.comFULL GOSPEL BUSINESS MEN'S FELLOWSHIP IN AMERICA: Noon Wednesdays, Golden Corral; open to the public; David Turner, (912) 245-3535 or davidturner40dt@gmail.com...

U.S. existing home sales rise for fourth consecutive month

...firms. They bought large numbers of homes and drove up overall sales in 2011 and 2012.Ron Peltier, CEO of HomeServices America, a real estate brokerage affiliated with Berkshire Hathaway, noted that those sales weren't sustainable."We were seeing...

Face coverings suspicious

...citizen no matter what he looks like. I would remind him that the image of a masked man never will be accepted by society in America. Look at our history in the West, when men robbed banks and committed other crimes. They covered their faces to hide their...

Justice vs. A Pound of Flesh

...dictates?If they want justice ? the kind which African-Americans fought centuries to obtain ? it's safe to say most of America is with them.If that's so, the violent nights and chronic angst have been utterly unnecessary; those wanting justice...

Bottom line

...nights of protests and clashes.It should be the spirit of America, too:? Be part of the solution, not part of the problem...you've been seeing every night on TV, is the story of America. And it's The Spirit of St. Louis.