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Bank Could Get Fined Twice For Libor Rigging

Reuters | Posted 11.25.2012 | Business

LONDON (Reuters) - Royal Bank of Scotland is facing the increasing likelihood of having to settle separately with the UK and U.S. authorities investig...

See You In Court, Barclays

Reuters | Posted 12.29.2012 | Business

* Guardian Care Homes says wrongly sold interest rate swaps * Judge rules Libor/mis-selling case must go to trial * Barc...

Syrian Opposition Announces Major Turning Point

Reuters | Posted 11.22.2012 | World

By Oliver Holmes BEIRUT, Sept 22 (Reuters) - The rebel Free Syrian Army (FSA) has moved its leadership for the first time from Turkey ...

After Aleppo

Matthew VanDyke | Posted 10.08.2012 | World
Matthew VanDyke

A force of 20,000 Syrian troops have encircled Aleppo and are preparing to retake it from Free Syrian Army (FSA) rebels. Assad's army has softened their targets with barrages of artillery, aerial bombardment, and strafing by helicopter gunships for weeks.

Syria's Christians, Caught in the Middle of Worsening Chaos

Kurt J. Werthmuller | Posted 07.27.2012 | World
Kurt J. Werthmuller

Members of Syria's diverse Christian communities are finding themselves engulfed in the fog of war and increasingly targeted.

Regulating Banks Is Not So Easy

Cyrus Moore | Posted 09.17.2012 | Business
Cyrus Moore

It's easy to bash regulators. But it's not so easy to be one.

VIDEO: Syrian Fighters Battle For 12th Century Castle

Posted 07.05.2012 | World

In 2006 it was recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage site, yet today the medieval crusader castle Crac Des Chevaliers in Syria's Homs province is at t...

British Officials Missed Warnings On Barclays Scandal

Reuters | Posted 09.01.2012 | Business

* Records show chances missed over Libor * Fault lines detailed on at least five occasions * Critical questions raised i...

U.K. Official: Who 'Should Pay The Price' At Barclays?

Reuters | Posted 08.28.2012 | Business

LONDON, June 28 (Reuters) - British authorities must find out which executives at Barclays knew about its attempts to manipulate key market interest...

How to Navigate Markets Through the Euro-Zone Turmoil

Gemma Godfrey | Posted 07.18.2012 | Business
Gemma Godfrey

As the euro zone crisis intensifies and global markets reflect investor concerns, we ask ourselves, is a Greek exit from the euro on its way? Preparations have already begun to protect shareholder interest.

JPMorgan Banker Resigns To Fight Insider Fine

Reuters | Posted 06.03.2012 | Business

* JP Morgan Global Chairman of Equity Capital Markets steps down * Ian Hannam says resigns to fight FSA accusation of market abuse ...

Syria: Government Uses Homs Tactics on Border Town

Human Rights Watch | Posted 05.22.2012 | World
Human Rights Watch

Indiscriminate Shelling, Sniper Killings, Attacks on Fleeing Residents (New York) – Syrian security forces are committing serious abuses in their m...

PHOTOS: Homestead Migrant Farms In 1939

The Huffington Post | Amanda McCorquodale | Posted 03.13.2012 | Miami

In honor of March, Women's History Month, HuffPost honors the work of a Marion Post Wolcott. A Farm Security Administration photographer, Wolcott ...

'Green Acres' Effect For New Farmers Seeking Better Quality Of Life

Reuters | Posted 04.07.2012 | Green

* U.S. goal is to create 100,000 new farmers * $1.8 billion in U.S. loans to beginning farmers in 2011 * Iowa, Nebraska,...

Top 5 Health Expenses You Didn't Know Could Be Tax-Free

Manisha Thakor | Posted 02.05.2012 | Women
Manisha Thakor

Saving more and paying less in taxes while simultaneously taking care of your health is a surefire prescription for increased happiness!

4 Ways You Are Losing Money On Health Insurance (And How To Fix It)

Manisha Thakor | Posted 12.20.2011 | Women
Manisha Thakor

Participating in a health care FSA is like standing in line at the pharmacy with a basket of goods you have to purchase and having someone hand you a coupon for up to 40 percent off. Use it!

Uncle Sam Can Help With Summer Camp Costs

Manisha Thakor | Posted 10.01.2011 | Business
Manisha Thakor

Ask a working parent how they feel about summer and you may be surprised. Thoughts of beaches, barbeques, and balmy days at the ballpark are often overshadowed by something much less exotic -- concerns about childcare.

FSAs: One of the Best-Kept Financial Secrets

Manisha Thakor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Manisha Thakor

In today's economy, millions of hard-working Americans are struggling to make ends meet. In this kind of environment it's vital to stretch every dollar as far as you can. Here's how FSAs can help you do that

Goldman Sachs' Abacus Investigations Continue

Huffington Post | Sara Yin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The $550 million settlement reached between Goldman Sachs and the Securities and Exchange Commission last month was not the end of investigations into...

Time to Put the SEC Out of Its (and Our) Misery

Bill Singer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Bill Singer

In the end, Napoleon's admonition has become the SEC's Gospel: If you wish to be a success in the world, promise everything, deliver nothing.

RBS ATM Withdrawals Were Monitored Hourly During Banking Crisis

The Guardian | Jill Treanor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

City watchdogs were monitoring cash withdrawals from Royal Bank of Scotland every hour during the height of the banking crisis, the Guardian can revea...

Organic Food Is All That, and More. Just Eat It.

Timothy LaSalle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Timothy LaSalle

You can rest assured that the organic food you bought today is every bit as beneficial for you and the planet as it was three days ago, despite a new review that claims otherwise.