More brazen than Madoff?

(Fortune Magazine) — In a year of fabulous frauds, the one that glitzy Manhattan attorney Marc Dreier has been charged with is in some ways the most fabulous of all. Not the biggest, of course. The biggest fraud of 2008 was metaphorical: the nation’s

U.S. to drop charges against former Sen. Stevens: report

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Justice Department has decided to drop all charges against former Alaskan Senator Ted Stevens amid charges of prosecutorial misconduct, NPR reported on Wednesday, citing Justice officials.

Obama plays down G20 splits, seeks consensus

LONDON (Reuters) – U.S. President Barack Obama urged the world’s top economies on Wednesday to set aside their differences to tackle the global crisis, pledging that Washington would listen as well as lead.

Shop around for home insurance and protect yourself against burglars without breaking the bank

Becoming a victim of domestic burglary is something that we are all concerned about at some time or another, but recent reports have indicated that the need to take precautions has become paramount because of the expected rise in the number of domestic