DENVER (AP) - Denver-based Quiznos filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection to reduce its debt by more than $400 million. The toasted sandwich chain said Friday that it voluntarily filed to reorganize to implement a pre-packaged restructuring plan.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Growing tension between the West and Russia ahead of Ukraine's weekend referendum in Crimea pushed down stocks on major world markets on Friday and drove up buying of safe-haven gold and the yen.
March 15 (Bloomberg) -- Bank of America Corp., Citigroup Inc. and Credit Suisse Group AG were among 16 of the world's biggest banks sued by the U.S.
Consumer confidence in the US unexpectedly dropped in March to a four-month low, indicating household spending may be slow to pick up from a weather-related setback earlier this year.
A Senate bill would replace mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac with a new federal agency. * Banks, affordability advocates question measure to dismantle Fannie, Freddie.