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Freedom Industries is behind the disastrous chemical leak at Charleston earlier this year.
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Pharma Pac laid off 84 employees from its DeKalb facility on March 7, according to a notice filed with the Mississippi Department of Employment Security.
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Here are five things to know about the once-grand restaurant in Central Park: 1. The Victorian Gothic structure was originally built in 1870 as a sheepfold for the flock that grazed in the Sheep Meadow.
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Hospital board attorney Walter Brown told aldermen Tuesday the tax credit is a "quick step forward" to completing the sale.
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Additional help from its bailout creditors would help the crisis-stricken country as it seeks to overcome a protracted recession and tackle rampant unemployment.
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Brokers work in a trading room of a Portuguese bank in Lisbon, Wednesday, April 23, 2014.
The Labor Department said Tuesday that the unemployment rate for 2013 college graduates was 10.9 percent.
Plaintiffs suing the company also filed a proposed class action lawsuit in Manhattan bankruptcy court on Monday, seeking an order declaring that GM cannot use the bankruptcy protection to absolve itself from liabilities.
The federal judge overseeing Detroit's historic bankruptcy case tapped a top restructuring official at Phoenix Management Services on Tuesday to help the court determine if the city's plan to adjust its $18 billion of debt is feasible.
General Motors Co. is asking a U.S. bankruptcy judge to shield it from legal claims for actions that took place before the company's 2009 bankruptcy.
The Federal Election Commission will consider a request this Wednesday that could open the floodgates for donors to make political contributions in bitcoin in the upcoming midterm elections.
American TV went out of business last month and shuttered 11 locations. Nearly 1,000 people in Wisconsin, Illinois and Iowa lost their jobs.
Student loan borrowers are suddenly being thrown into default when the co-signer on their loan - often a parent or grandparent - dies or files for bankruptcy.
Coldwater Creek will liquidate its assets after a bankruptcy filing, according to reports by Bloomberg and CNBC.
Ford Motor Co., the second-largest U.S. automaker, will soon name Mark Fields its next chief executive officer and reveal when current CEO Alan Mulally will retire from the company he is credited with saving, according to two people familiar with the pending announcement.
Drybulk shipper Genco Shipping filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Monday as it tries to reorganize its business and reduce debt.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew will make a two-day trip to Detroit this week, the latest high-profile visit by the Obama administration to the Motor City working to exit bankruptcy.