Braves: Olivera trade includes risks for both sides

This trade is about a lot of things. It's more than just a player swap, and it shouldn't be viewed as players for players. Therefore, let's do this by breaking down the different components...

Augusta got out of interest rate swaps

...controversial interest rate swaps at the heart of Alabama's...utility interest rate bond swap, despite the fact that...million interest-rate swap in which the bank charged...the Mobile and Augusta swaps.In a year, the interest-rate swap earned the city $205...

Brady files lawsuit against NFL

...character assassination of a player who has done nothing but be a model citizen for this league."Brady defended the cellphone swap on Facebook."To suggest that I destroyed a phone to avoid giving the NFL information it requested is completely wrong...

What Is It?

...older brother received it as "boot" in one of his many car swaps, and I had only my learner's permit. Still, unlike most of...had done some dealing for cars and had thrown my car into the swap as boot. What had been my car was just mine to keep for a while...

Gardeners exchange seeds and know-how at swaps

...seeds during a seed swap that drew people from...years, and likes swaps because attendees...an organized seed swap. The Los Angeles resident also swaps casually with fellow...the supermarket." Swaps are good places to...saved seeds to the swap. "Everybody got...

Matt Kemp among players on the move as winter meetings wrap up

...Baseball's winter meetings ended with an old-style spurt of swaps, with All-Stars switching teams at a rapid pace and executives...four days, according to Major League Baseball, up from five swaps last year and three in 2012. There hadn't been this many...

Shopgirl: Picle, the Augusta Market and clothing swaps

...what you don't want.This year, why not hold a clothing swap? Local designer Sally Keiser, of www.SallyAnnK.com, has...to exchange what you can't use for what you can. She says swaps are simple: invite your friends and aquaintances to bring over...

Simon Geschke wins Tour stage; leader Chris Froome remains unscathed

...win.Contador hit a hole and crashed in the downhill section, tearing his shorts. The 2007 and 2009 champion was forced to swap bikes with teammate Peter Sagan, and rode in more than two minutes after Froome."My wheel slipped and I fell. We tried to...

Fed to review insurance bets against Greek debt

...companies' use of credit default swaps, a form of insurance against...companies are using credit default swaps to bet that Greece will default...on the use of credit default swaps to prevent "the intentional...specifically into the credit default swap arrangements between Wall Street...

Healthy markets help financial reform

...instead, let Congress do what they're good at: Tax the short-term capital gains by 60 percent; sell credit-default swaps in an open, regulated market; and drive the speculators from the trading floors.When people are in for the long haul, stability...