NEW YORK - Charges were brought Wednesday against 120 people in what federal prosecutors said was the largest securities fraud crackdown in U.S. history. Among those charged were members of all five New York City organized crime families.
...before Northwest Airlines announced a bid to buy the regional carrier, according to a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Mesa Air Group wrote Mesaba suggesting that the two explore "a possible business combination," according...
DETROIT - With its Chrysler division posting a $512 million loss in the third quarter and expecting more steep losses next year, DaimlerChrysler AG is facing yet another headache: a $9 billion lawsuit from investor Kirk Kerkorian.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - U.S. Bancorp on Wednesday confirmed that the merger with Firstar Corp. means elimination of about 2,500 jobs, but said some people would be transferred to other jobs within the company.
...to rap music. He was also a whiz when it came to the Internet, but that got him in trouble with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Law enforcement officials say the Orange County high school student is like a growing number of his...
Some of the notable events in Minnesota in 2000:
NEW YORK (AP) - Investors still stunned by the swift financial plunges by Enron Corp. and Kmart Corp. got more bad news as Global Crossing Ltd. filed for bankruptcy in one of the largest corporate failures ever.
EAGAN (AP) - The five top executives at Northwest Airlines have been awarded 630,000 shares of restricted stock with a current value of nearly $7 million.
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