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Jamie Dimon under pressure ahead of investor vote

May 20, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Wednesday, June 13, 2012, file photo, JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon, head of the largest bank in the United States, testifies before the Senate Banking Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Dimon, chairman and CEO of the biggest U.S. bank, faces a key test this week: His shareholders are voting on [&hellip...

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2 men arrested in killing over iPad in Las Vegas

May 20, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

This photo provided by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department shows Jacob Dismont. Police announced Sunday, May 19, 2013 that 18-year-old Jacob Dismont and 21-year-old Michael Solid were booked into the Clark County jail on charges on open murder,...

Retired miners get together to talk over old times

May 20, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

ADVANCE FOR SUNDAY, MAY 19- In this May 9, 2013 photo, former miners from the Pioneer Pellet and Ore Improvement plants share memories of working at the properties, which closed in 1979. Dozens of former miners from the two properties gathered at the Ronn...

New lab to give scientists underwater access

May 20, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

In this photo taken Tuesday, May 7, 2013, an engineer displays the wires that run inside a 1,000-meter cable to be used as a tether to an undersea observatory, at the Applied Physics Lab at the University of Washington in Seattle. Engineers at the lab are...

Rocky Gap Casino offers new deal in western Md.

May 20, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

This May 3, 2013 photo shows the swimming pool at the Rocky Gap Casino Resort near Cumberland, Md. Maryland’s fourth casino is tentatively scheduled to open Wednesday, May 22, pending state regulators’ approval of the slot machines and table games at a...

US gas prices up 11 cents over past 2 weeks

May 20, 2013 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this May 15, 2013 file photo, a service person works on sign at BP station at 35E and County Road E in Vadnais Heights, Minn. The average U.S. price of a gallon of gasoline has jumped 11 cents over the past two weeks. The Lundberg Survey of...

Parking fees fight at Calif. state beaches heat up

May 18, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Two surfers carry their boards on the Doheny State Beach in Dana Point, Calif., Wednesday, May 15, 2013. In search of new revenue, the state parks system is eyeing new parking fees for parts of the Northern California shoreline or considering hiking rates to...

Bernanke forecasts gains from computer technology

May 18, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Chairman of the Federal Reserve Ben Bernanke delivers the commencement address at the graduation ceremonies for Bard College at Simon’s Rock in Great Barrington, Mass. on Saturday, May 18, 2013. During his remarks, Bernanke said pessimists forecasting...

Obama agenda marches on despite controversies

May 18, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

President Barack Obama speaks about jobs, at Ellicott Dredges in Baltimore, Friday, May 17, 2013, during his second “Middle Class Jobs and Opportunity Tour”. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin) WASHINGTON (AP) — Despite Democratic fears, predictions of...

Grand opening held for Model A museum in Michigan

May 18, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

In an April, 2012 photo provided by the Gilmore Car Museum in Hickory Corners, Mich., several hundred Model A vehicles are seen at the museum for the ground breaking of the new Model A Ford Museum. The museum is set to hold its grand opening ceremony on...