S.&P. 500 Breaks Through 2007 Closing High The benchmark index has repeatedly come close in recent days, but has pulled back each time as investors grappled with concerns about the banking crisis in Cyprus. The benchmark index was recently trading over 1,565.15 points, up 0.2 percent, despite a report of rising claims for unemployment benefits. More
Cyprus: cash, security control for banks reopening Cyprus has imposed limits on money transfers and hired extra security guards to prepare for the reopening of its banks, which have been shut for almost two weeks to avoid a run during the country's financial drama. More
Cyprus given 4 days to find bailout solution As Cypriot politicians raced to find a new financial rescue plan ahead of a Monday deadline, tensions built in the streets of the capital. Residents withdrew what money they could from ATMs amid concern the banks could collapse. More
Greece gets bailout inspection as unions raise rights claim Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos started meeting Friday with representatives from the International Monetary Fund and European Union institutions. Talks are due to include the operation of a powerful new privatization fund and labor reforms that would ... 10/21/2016 - 4:01 am | View Link
Clinton sought secret info on EU bailout plans as son-in-law's doomed hedge fund gambled on Greece Secy Hillary kept a sharp eye on valuable US intelligence assessing the chances of a bailout of the Greek central bank b/c her SIL's hedge fund was heavily invested in Greece. And don't forget Hillary sucking-up to Mideast oil billionaires for her SIL.. 10/18/2016 - 1:06 am | View Link
Heritage Action to urge Congress not to fund ObamaCare 'bailout' A leading conservative group is asking the GOP-led Congress to resist lobbying efforts for a “taxpayer bailout” of the struggling ObamaCare health-insurance law. “There is widespread agreement that ObamaCare is on the verge of collapse. And while ... 10/17/2016 - 11:53 am | View Link
Greece transfers utilities to fund's control in bailout move ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Amid street protests, Greece's parliament voted Tuesday night to transfer control of public utilities to a new asset fund created by international creditors. Lawmakers approved the legislation in a 152-141 vote that Greece's lenders ... 09/27/2016 - 6:48 am | View Link
There's no 'tooth fairy' for pension fund bailout Minnesota Republican Rep. John Kline and former California Rep. George Miller, a Democrat, knew there’d be blowback as architects of a controversial 2014 reform allowing failing pension funds to cut accrued benefits. To their credit, the duo plowed ... 05/17/2016 - 12:11 pm | View Link
New Bailout Fund: 23 Conditions States Must Meet To Access ... The Federal Government has unveil the 23 conditions state must meet in order to access the new bailout fund. The Statement disclosed that 23-point reform ... 10/15/2016 - 3:04 pm | View Website
Greek Bailout Fund | Indiegogo CrowdFunding a bailout fund for Greece. By the people, for the people. 10/14/2016 - 9:54 pm | View Website
Credit Crisis — Bailout Plan (TARP) News about the credit crisis bailout plan. Commentary and archival information about the Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP) from The New York Times. 10/13/2016 - 11:28 pm | View Website
Clinton shared secret Greek info while son-in-law's hedge ... Hillary Clinton's emails shows she shared classified and sensitive information about the situation in Greece around its bailout. At the same time, her son ... 07/21/2016 - 7:52 pm | View Website
Clinton Sought Secret Info On Eu Bailout Plans As Son-in ... Hedge fund manager Marc Mezvinsky had friends in high places when he bet big on a Greek economic recovery, but even the keen interest of his mother-in-law ... 07/1/2016 - 2:25 pm | View Website
Authorities today are continuing their search for a pair of overdue duck hunters from Jackson County who are reported missing on Lake St. Clair, according to the Macomb County Sheriff's Office. The sheriff's office received a teletype about 2 a.m. Sunday from the Jackson County Sheriff's Office indicating a father and son had gone a duck-hunting trip in the lake and had not returned.
DETROIT >> Lions running back Dwayne Washington will sit today against the Washington Redskins. It's the third game he will miss with an ankle injury. Expect to see more of Zach Zenner who had a good game last week with 14 carries for 58 yards and two catches for 19 yards.