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Will R-I-C-O Spell 'Relief' for BofA Mortgage Borrowers?

Joel Sucher | Posted 12.16.2012 | Business
Joel Sucher

Down the line, many hope that what Occupy has failed to accomplish, hard-nosed prosecutors might be able to provide: a measure of justice for the millions of aggrieved homeowners either forced out in foreclosure.

This Guy Is Getting Paid Millions To Not Work

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 08.02.2012 | Business

John Krenicki is about to get more than a million dollars a year for doing nothing. Krenicki, a vice chairman at General Electric, is stepping down...

Clemens Is Big Winner on America's Got Perjurers

Steven Clifford | Posted 08.19.2012 | Comedy
Steven Clifford

Roger Clemens' triumphal performance on America's Got Perjurers should end doubts about judicial bias on NBC's top rated show.

JPMorgan Close To Overtaking BofA As Biggest U.S. Bank

Posted 09.06.2011 | Business

NEW YORK (David Henry) - JPMorgan Chase & Co is close to vaulting past Bank of America Corp to become the biggest bank in the United States, but it wi...

BofA Director: Countrywide Deal 'Worst Decision We Ever Made'

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 08.30.2011 | Business

When Bank of America bought Countrywide Financial for $2.5 billion in stock in 2008, it must have seemed like a good deal. The troubles with Countr...

BofA Wants To Foreclose On BofA Building

South Florida Business Journal | Brian Bandell | Posted 07.27.2011 | Business

Bank of America wants to foreclose on a Boynton Beach building where it houses one of its branches. The Charlotte, N.C.-based bank (NYSE: BAC) filed ...

Ex-Laura Ingraham Staffer In Counseling: 'She Emasculated Me'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

A former employee of Laura Ingraham who made headlines for impersonating a congressman has entered treatment for a pathological lying problem — and ...

Seven Villians Of The Financial Crisis: Where Are They Now?

DailyFinance | BRUCE WATSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

In 2008, as the economy seemed to be in free-fall, pundits, politicians and the public cast about in search of the ultimate villain, the Wall Street w...

Bank Of America Makes $10.7 Billion Accounting Mistake

Bloomberg | David Mildenberg and Dakin Campbell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Bank of America Corp., the largest U.S. bank by assets, said it wrongly classified as much as $10.7 billion of short-term repurchase and lending trans...

Cal Cunningham: North Carolina Senate 2010 Election BREAKING News

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Follow the latest news and discussion about the 2010 North Carolina Senate race below. Email if you know someone wh...

Elaine Marshall: North Carolina Senate 2010 Election BREAKING News

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Follow the latest news and discussion about the 2010 North Carolina Senate race below. Email if you know someone wh...

Richard Burr: North Carolina Senate 2010 Election BREAKING News

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Follow the latest news and discussion about the 2010 North Carolina Senate race below. Email if you know someone wh...

SURGE: Richard Burr 44% Elaine Marshall 43% in North Carolina!

Elaine Marshall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Elaine Marshall

I wasn't planning on blogging today,! In just a month, our campaign has surged +13% according to Rasmussen's monthly tracking poll. Now the...

The Case Against Jamie Dimon: Oligopoly, Pain, and Systemic Risk in Five Slides

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Richard (RJ) Eskow

Here's the danger: the centralization of risk and power is leading us right into another disaster. We need to get the banking oligopoly under control. But Jamie Dimon is fighting back tooth and nail. And that's why we must fight Jamie Dimon.

Where The CEOs Live: The Abodes Of Some Of America's Top Execs (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Thinking of living like a CEO? If you want the mega-mansion in Connecticut or the estate in Palm Beach, start saving. Except for a one frugal billiona...

Durham Mayor Bill Bell Stands With Elaine Marshall!

Mike Nellis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mike Nellis

Elaine Marshall has won two HUGE victories in the battle for the Durham vote today.

Casting 'Too Big To Fail': Which Celebs Should Appear In The Movie Of The Financial Crisis? (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Ryan McCarthy and Grace Kiser | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

It was just a matter of time before Hollywood got its hooks into the financial crisis. HBO recently announced that it had bought the rights to And...

Ken Lewis, Bank Of America: Repo 105 Antecedents At Lehman Brothers

Bronte Capital | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

I agree with Felix Salmon that the former Lehman staffers who defend Repo 105 are psychopaths -- certifiably insane. They state (as if this justifies...

NC-Sen: Ken Lewis Endorses Elaine Marshall

Mike Nellis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mike Nellis

Former U.S. Senate candidate Ken Lewis has thrown his enthusiastic and full support behind Secretary of State Elaine Marshall in the North Carolina Senate race.

Ken Lewis, Former Bank Of America CEO Only Earned $32,000 In 2009

AP / Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Former Bank of America CEO Ken Lewis, who retired at the end of last year, took a package of stock and benefits valued at $83 million with him when he...

Bank of America-SEC Settlement Terms Challenged By Judge For Second Time | LOUISE STORY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Bank of America says it is opposed to a judge's proposal to appoint an outside compensation consultant as part of a settlement with the Securities and...

Ken Lewis's Charlotte, NC Mansion Is For Sale (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

(NOTE: A previous version of this piece incorrectly incorrectly attributed news of the sale. It was first reported by The Charlotte Observer. Check ou...

Cuomo: Bank Of America, Ken Lewis Charged With Fraud

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo filed fraud charges against Bank of America and its former top executives this morning, alleging the bank manip...

Merrill Acquisition Yields 30% of Bank Of America's Profits, Makes Bank Competitive | David Mildenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Oct. 5 (Bloomberg) -- Merrill Lynch & Co., which helped bring down Kenneth D. Lewis, may end up saving his bank. The decision by the 62-year-old Ba...

How to Live on $0 a Day: Assuaging Rage, One Prick at a Time

Lesley Stern | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Lesley Stern

If you're quivering with rage just thinking about Wall Street, it's time to take action. I've discovered a way to achieve a semblance of inner peace without therapists, tranquilizers or weapons.