SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A government report has determined a fleet of aircraft owned by Google's founders and former CEO received improper discounts on jet fuel that saved the three billionaires up to $5.3 million.
The number of new foreclosure filings -- which includes default notices, auctions and bank repossessions -- dropped 15% to a total of 113,454 properties in November, according to RealtyTrac, an online marketer of foreclosed properties.
An investor looks at the stock price monitor at a private securities company in Shanghai, The Associated Press An investor looks at the stock price monitor at a private securities company in Shanghai, China, Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013.
The turnaround of Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc., the world's largest hotel chain, marks a triumph for New York-based Blackstone, which bought Hilton at the end of the 2007 buyout boom only to see property values and hotel occupancies plunge during the ...
... slideshows. * Tokyo's Nikkei sheds 1.1 pct, down for third straight day. * U.S. stocks post biggest one-day drop in a month.