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There were a number of eyebrow-raising moments during the star-studded gala opening of SLS Las Vegas over the weekend: Where else than only in Las Vegas would you simultaneously see the prime minister of the Bahamas in the same hotel casino as notorious Girls Gone Wild founder Joe Francis? Joe said that he'd been flown in from the California-Nevada ... (more)
Contractors pull loose bricks from the roof of an earthquake damaged 36,000 square foot former boat shop on Mare Island Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, in Vallejo, Calif.
In this photo taken on Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, a person who did not want to be identified, left, gives forms to the customers waiting in line outside the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department's Westside Customer Service Center in Detroit.
RadioShack Corp's second-largest shareholder, Standard General LP, is negotiating a rescue package with investors to help the consumer electronics retailer ward off bankruptcy, Bloomberg reported, citing people with knowledge of the matter.
Detroit and its major hold-out creditors were ordered on Tuesday into mediation, just a week before a key federal court hearing is to start in the city's historic bankruptcy case.
Robert Truland, CEO of the Truland Group Inc., leaves the first creditors' meeting in his company's Chapter 7 bankruptcy case.
After helping usher Detroit into bankruptcy court, former state Treasurer Andy Dillon might get a role in managing the city's retiree health care benefits after it emerges from Chapter 9. The Retired Detroit Police & Fire Fighters Association wants to appoint Dillon to the board of a new trust that will manage health care benefits for retired ... (more)
When Jay Su got into cryptocurrency in October last year, he rejected the popular Bitcoin in favour of a lesser-known alternative, Litecoin.
Marwood Cafe in Brighton has a new Bitcoin machine. Pictured is Graham Lally, right, who runs a Bitcoin group in Brighton chatting to Dan Jellinek, left.
Irish payments firm Stripe is reportedly at an advanced stage of helping Twitter to create a 'buy now' service within the social networking service.
Korbit , Korea's leading bitcoin exchange, wallet and merchant processor, has closed a $3 million Series A funding round led by SoftBank Ventures Korea.
Washington - Former Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan says Detroit's Chapter 9 bankruptcy is a warning to the United States and and compares the Motor City to the NBC post-apocalyptic drama 'Revolution.'
TLC Health Network officials will be back in bankruptcy court today for the first time since state officials approved a request to separate TLC Health Network and its Lake Shore Health Care Center from the Lake Erie Regional Health System of New York .
It is likely to show a rebound from first quarter figures that were dragged down by severe winter weather across much of the country.
Detroit bankruptcy Judge Steven Rhodes today will consider whether to impose sanctions on attorneys for bond insurer Syncora after they alleged that the city's bankruptcy mediators conspired to protect pensioners and the Detroit Institute of Arts at the expense of financial creditors.
It experienced a 20 percent drop in revenue and a 35 percent drop in profits, declines that even in a challenging market for corporate law firms are considered sizeable.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 02:06 am
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