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Posted In: GM, Chrysler, cars, bankruptcy, Detroit
Automakers GM and Chrysler were Detroit’s last big bankruptcies, but they were able to emerge from Chapter 11 in a matter of weeks.
Posted In: Detroit, bankruptcy
How will Detroit pay back its debt?
Posted In: Detroit, Kevin Orr, Michigan, Rust Belt, midwest
Detroit has filed for Chapter 9 bankruptcy protection, making it the largest city in U.S. history to do so.
Posted In: usps, mail delivery, post office
The greeting card industry has devised a plan to rescue the U.S. Postal Service. Key to the plan is something called "cluster boxes."
Posted In: Iraq war, Afghanistan war, military waste, Iraq, afghanistan
A Senate committee takes up the issue of war-time contracting, looking at the huge amounts of waste and fraud during the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Posted In: Fed, Bernanke, Congress, Obama congress, Federal Reserve
Fed chair Ben Bernanke heads to Capitol Hill for his last semi-annual two-day testimony. He may face tough questions, reflecting perceived politicization of his role in the absence of coordination between Congress and the White House.
Posted In: Banks, interest rates, Earnings, Federal Reserve
As Wells Fargo and JPMorgan Chase kick off bank earnings season, it's a chance to see the effect rising interest rates are having on our nation's banks.
Posted In: Immigration, lobbying
It's crunch time for lobbyists pushing immigration reform. How much should lobbyists spend to get legislators on board?
Posted In: Bangladesh, clothing, globalization, manufacturing
Lots of European retailers have signed onto a new pact to institute stricter rules after the factory tragedy this year. Which U.S. companies will follow suit?
Posted In: Mergers and Acquisitions, media, Tech
Investment bank Allen & Co's annual get together for the business glitterati starts today in Sun Valley, and the media deals could pile up.