| Dec 10, 2008
Electricite de France's proposal to invest $4.5 billion in Constellation Energy Group's nuclear-generation business looks like it has a shot.
Since the state-owned French electricity giant pitched the deal last week, investors have bid Constellation...
| Dec 18, 2008
"Warren Buffett loses out to the French" was the gist of several headlines yesterday on Electricite de France's deal to invest $4.5 billion in Constellation Energy Group.
Constellation's board spurned Buffett's competing offer and blocked his plans to...
| Mar 26, 2010
One week ago, if you owed more than your house was worth, you couldn't refinance your mortgage (unless you had a bucket of cash to bring to the table). You also would have to be very lucky to convince your lender to reduce your debt, if you needed a...
| Jul 27, 2009
Students of the fine art of pointing fingers know that the key thing is to not make yourself look like an idiot in the process.
By that standard, the California Public Employees’ Retirement System just flunked.
In a lawsuit filed this month in...
| Dec 3, 2004
The holiday season can stress budgets to the breaking point. Your daughter wants a cashmere sweater; you'd love to have a plasma screen TV. But the credit cards are maxed out, the savings account has been drained, and the house is mortgaged to the hilt....
| Jan 16, 2011
The ax started to fall last week on political appointees who were given permanent civil service payroll jobs by the Rell administration in the months leading up to the change in governors.
The new Democratic governor, Dannel Malloy, said he would have...
| Apr 6, 2012
The sarcastic old quip — "It couldn't have happened to a nicer guy" — seems to fit this week's sob story about KidsPeace.
KidsPeace, a so-called treatment network for troubled youths, once had 10,000 children under its control, often placed...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 6:52 PM
With all the talk of President Barack Obama's jobs plan and ways to rouse the economy from its malaise, there's no relief in sight for one of the heaviest burdens on Florida businesses: skyrocketing unemployment compensation taxes.
This month, the...
| May 15, 2011
A big question at the end of Gov. M. Jodi Rell's term was what would become of her powerful chief of staff, M. Lisa Moody, who some observers said had more of a direct hand in running the government than Rell did during their 6½ years in the famous...
| May 21, 2012
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