The nation's largest servicer of subprime mortgages has engaged in abuses that could potentially harm hundreds of thousands of borrowers, according to the New York Superintendent of Financial Services.
Existing home sales rose 2.4 percent to an annualized pace of 5.17 million in September, according to the National Association of Realtors.
U.S. stocks extended a rebound, with the Standard & Poor's 500 Index poised for its best rally in a year, as speculation grew the European Central Bank is buying bonds and corporate results beat estimates.
Last May, we wrote about how the Hudson River Valley has become a virtual pipeline for the transport of highly flammable Bakken crude oil in unsafe DOT-111 railcars--the same tankers whose derailment has caused numerous explosions across the U.S.
SAN FRANCISCO - The office supply chain Staples is investigating a possible breach of credit card data, a company spokesman said Tuesday.