Chelsea's Premier League title hopes suffer major blow with loss to Sunderland

...unpredictable English Premier League season, bottom side Sunderland damaged Chelsea's title hopes with a shocking 2-1 victory at Stamford Bridge on Saturday.After surprise defeats to Aston Villa and Crystal Palace in recent weeks, Chelsea again stuttered against...

More consider resale value when buying jeans, handbags

...Jenna Broems shops for clothes the same way she hunts for a new car: She considers resale value.Broems, who lives in Stamford, Connecticut, only buys brands like Abercrombie & Fitch and 7 For All Mankind because she believes they will fetch the highest...

NY judge sentences SAC Capital in $1.8 billion fraud deal

...imposed in an insider trading case.U.S. District Judge Laura Taylor Swain in Manhattan formally administered the sentence on Stamford, Conn.-based SAC Capital LP and three related entities based on pleas last fall by the companies to wire fraud and securities...

Why small businesses won't hire

...time and one part time, to run more efficiently. But the rising costs of treating patients and the drop in reimbursement from insurance companies prevent the Stamford, Conn., office from hiring, says office manager Saida Ibrahimi.


...team's loss to Sunderland this month.Sunderland ended Mourinho's 77-match unbeaten home league run with a 2-1 win at Stamford Bridge on April 19. An angry Mourinho made sarcastic comments after the game, describing referee Mike Dean's performance...

International Paper to cut jobs, holdings

STAMFORD, Conn. - International Paper Co. announced...000 employees, including 134 at its Stamford headquarters, she said. "We're looking...also said it will consider moving its Stamford headquarters to Memphis, Tenn., to...

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Odds and Ends

STAMFORD, Conn. - When city employees refused to haul away his raked leaves, Michael...arrested for what police describe as "leaf rage." Peters, 67, of North Stamford, was charged Monday with breach of peace, a misdemeanor, after accosting...

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Housing costs hurt renters

STAMFORD, Conn. - This isn't how Simon and Jennifer Morris envisioned married...college or retirement. It's a very day-to-day existence." In the Stamford, Conn., area, a breadwinner needs to earn more than $30 an hour to...

Paper maker drops product

STAMFORD, Conn. - International Paper Co., the world's largest paper maker...Bucksport, Maine; Quinnesec, Mich.; and Sartell, Minn. Last month, Stamford-based International Paper Co. reported a first-quarter loss of $1...

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GE profit increases in third quarter

STAMFORD, Conn. - General Electric Co. said Friday that profit rose 15 percent...28 percent to $1.45 billion at its commercial finance unit, based in Stamford. Earnings increased 17 percent to $1.88 billion at the company's infrastructure...