FBI tracks down Texas financier in fraud case

WASHINGTON --- Texas financier R. Allen Stanford was tracked down Thursday in Virginia, where FBI agents served him with legal papers in a multibillion-dollar...

Film explores racial reconciliation in South Carolina

...natives: Hall of Famer Larry Doby ? the first black baseball player in the American League ? and Bernard Baruch, a Jewish financier and presidential adviser. The 2013 ceremony is featured in the film.Also featured is the Wil liam Winter Institute for...

5 ex-employees convicted in first criminal trial to spring from Bernie Madoff's huge fraud

NEW YORK - Five former employees of imprisoned financier Bernard Ma doff were convicted Monday after a six-month trial that cast them as the long arms of their boss, telling an elaborate...

The Way We Were: Washington Road

...sometimes the dirt road or route would change, depending on passability.It remained mostly rural until the 1920s, when Miami financier J. Perry Stoltz came to Augusta with a grand plan for building a grand hotel outside the city on Washington Road.Stoltz...

Google to be part of new holding company, 'Alphabet'

...its unrelated businesses, or buy new ones, analysts said. Page has suggested previously that he is following the model of financier and businessman Warren Buffett. Buffett is CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, a conglomerate that owns more than 80 subsidiary companies...

Additional business news

...York Stock Exchange, where volume totaled 801.69 million shares. Financier indicted on 36 counts BRIDGEPORT, Conn. -- A federal grand jury has indicted rogue financier Martin R. Frankel on 36 counts of fraud and money-laundering, the...

Clifford Roberts

The New York financier, along with golf legend Bobby Jones of Atlanta, put Augusta on the map in the world of golf. He and golf great Bobby Jones had...

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Icahn wants RJR Nabisco broken his way

NEW YORK -- Financier Carl Icahn is dissatisfied with a plan by RJR Nabisco Holdings Corp. for breaking up the food and tobacco company and will lead...

Techbits: 'Star Trek' games, cybersquatting and more

High-tech financier pens sexy new novel SAN FRANCISCO - Tom Perkins secured a place in Silicon Valley lore long ago as the co-founder of a venture...

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Millions awarded in fraud lawsuit

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - Billionaire financier Ron Perelman won $604.3 million in compensatory damages Monday in his lawsuit accusing the investment firm Morgan Stanley of...