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Jury convicts Ind. financier in $200M fraud scheme

June 21, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

Tim Dunham is seen in a Sept. 15, 2004 photo in Indianapolis. Durham’s trial on charges that he bilked investors out of more than $200 million opened Monday, June 11, 2012 in Indianapolis, with his attorney telling jurors that prosecutors were misrepresenting his attempts to save the company. Federal prosecutors say Durham, his business partner...

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Biltmore celebrating 90 years ahead of renovation

June 21, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

People sit in park benches in front of the Biltmore Hotel, in Providence, R.I., Wednesday, June 20, 2012. The Biltmore Hotel is celebrating its 90th anniversary as a new owner undertakes a $10 million top-to-bottom renovation. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)...

Dalrymple appoints admin law judge to PSC

June 21, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

Bonny Fetch, a North Dakota administrative law judge for the state Office of Administrative Hearings, poses for a photo in her office in the Kirkwood Bank & Trust building in north Bismarck, N.D., on Wednesday, June 20, 2012. Gov. Jack Dalrymple appointed...

Alaska's oil pipeline marks 35-year milestone

June 21, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

FILE – In this 2007 file photo, a new oil transit pipeline runs across the tundra to flow station at the Prudhoe Bay oil field on Alaska’s North Slope. The oil pipeline that stretches 800 miles across the Alaska landscape is celebrating a...

C-B Laboratory, providing excellent customer service for 49 years!

June 20, 2012 • Local Business ReviewComments Off

The professional staff at C-B Lab includes (left to right) Deborah Vance, Medical Technologist & Owner; Linda Wilson, Office Manager; Shandie Aldaco, Phlebotomist; Margaret Campos, Phlebotomist; Peigh McCreary, Receptionist and Front Office Supervisor;...

UK: 'Arms' ship for Syria heading back to Russia

June 20, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

Haitham Al-Maleh, a member of the Syrian opposition, talks to the media as he attends the Committee of Foreign Affairs, at the European Parliament in Brussels, Tuesday, June 19, 2012. (AP Photo/Yves Logghe) LONDON (AP) — A Russian-operated ship said to be...

Snyder signs bills banning synthetic marijuana

June 20, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

FILE – This Feb. 15, 2010, file photo shows a package of K2, a concoction of dried herbs sprayed with chemicals. Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder on Tuesday, June 19, 2012 signed bills banning so-called synthetic marijuana. The substance, sold under trade...

Greek coalition government possible Wednesday

June 20, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

Greek Socialist PASOK party leader Evangelos Venizelos arrives at a press room after a meeting with Democratic Left leader Fotis Kouvelis in the Parliament in Athens, on Tuesday, June 19, 2012. Rival Greek party leaders launched a second day of talks on...

Senate defeats proposal to trim food stamp program

June 20, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

Senate Minority Leader Sen. Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., center, speaks to the media on Capitol Hill in Washington Tuesday, June 19, 2012. Others are Sens. John Cornyn, R-Texas, right, and John Barrasso, R-Wyo. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta) WASHINGTON (AP) —...

Dimon faces tougher questions on $2B trading loss

June 20, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

Jamie Dimon, CEO of JPMorgan Chase, testifies before the House Financial Services Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, on Tuesday, June 19, 2012. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin) WASHINGTON (AP) — JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon had a much tougher reception...