Matthew Bucksbaum, who influenced how Americans shop and invest in retail real estate as co- founder of General Growth Properties Inc., the second-biggest U.S. owner of shopping malls, has died. He was 87.
The Pentagon’s program office for the F-35 fighter jet has decided to stop development of a backup helmet by BAE Systems Plc that was in the works as the Defense Department sought improvements in Rockwell Collins Inc.’s primary headpiece, according to a statement to Congress.
The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission must pay $4.6 million in attorneys’ fees and expenses to CRST, an Iowa trucking company, because of a sexual harassment and discrimination suit that was thrown out.
It’s a two-hour drive between Ames and Cedar Rapids, two key Iowa cities for Republican presidential candidates competing in the state that will host the first balloting next year. Ron Paul flew by private jet.
U.S. Bank NA used Peregrine Financial Group Inc. client funds as security for loans to firm founder Russell Wasendorf Sr., who has since been jailed for fraud, according to the Commodity Futures Trading Commission.
Russell Wasendorf Sr., the founder of the bankrupt commodities firm Peregrine Financial Group Inc., was sentenced to 50 years in prison for what prosecutors said was a theft of more than $215 million from customers.
Peregrine Financial Group Inc. Chief Executive Officer Russell Wasendorf Sr. said in a signed statement linked to his suicide attempt that he committed fraud for two decades at his Cedar Falls, Iowa-based company, according to a federal complaint.
Russell Wasendorf Sr., founder of the bankrupt commodities firm Peregrine Financial Group Inc., will remain in custody after his planned guilty plea to stealing more than $100 million from customers, a federal judge said in postponing another judge’s order.