The mayor of Bridgeview, Illinois, said building a taxpayer-financed arena for the billionaire owner of Major League Soccer’s Chicago Fire would bring hotels and restaurants to his suburb. Instead, the town has more than doubled property taxes and may raise them again to pay more than $200 million in stadium debt.
Apple Inc. won more than $290 million from Samsung Electronics Co. in a do-over damages trial by relying on the same tactics it used in a 2012 victory -- and a witness who jurors said tipped the balance in Apple’s favor.
Allen Iverson , a former National Basketball Association most valuable player and 11-time All- Star, has stopped paying the mortgage on his 6,848-square-foot house in Cherry Hills, Colorado, the Denver Post report ed.
Colorado voters unseated the Senate president and another lawmaker for helping pass the toughest gun-control limits in a decade, marking the first such recalls in state history and a pair of victories for the National Rifle Association.
Colorado’s largest maker of high- capacity ammunition magazines expresses its view of a gun- control push in the legislature this way: A red slash crosses out “Colorado” in the corporate logo on its Facebook page and replaces it with a question mark.