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...

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...

Former Golden Hawk Josh Gordy signs with New York Giants

...eight tackles in the playoffs. LIONS: Traded George Johnson, a restricted free-agent defensive end, to Tampa Bay for a swap of late-round draft picks, ending a saga that began with a dispute over his free-agent status and included Detroit contesting...

Verizon slices up the bundle, lets customers choose

...lifestyle. Customers can add more channel packs - which include about 10-17 channels on average - for $10 each. They may also swap out channel packs after 30 days.Other packages include Double Play, which has TV and Internet, and Triple Play, which includes...

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...

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...

Trade-happy clubs in West enjoy beefed-up rosters

...a comeback with his original Athletics team.The trade-happy A's made an unprecedented ? yes, even for them ? nine swaps involving 27 players this action-packed offseason. The Dodgers and Padres struck major deals within the division.Black's...

Braves: Atlanta opens doors with Kimbrel trade

...toward the future, particularly 2017 when the new stadium opens. Perhaps no move has a more clear intention than Sunday's swap with the Padres. The Braves traded Craig Kimbrel and Melvin Upton Jr. to the Padres for Cameron Maybin, Carlos Quentin, Matt...

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...