Latvia is searching for a new leader to guide the country into the euro area after Valdis Dombrovskis stunned the nation by resigning as prime minister in the wake of a supermarket roof collapse that left 54 people dead.
Senate Finance Chairman Max Baucus proposed requiring companies to take deductions for many capital asset purchases over a longer period, showing for the first time the tradeoffs in his plan to lower the corporate tax rate.
Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc.’s new chief executive officer Daniel Dienst has a track record of dealmaking, stoking speculation he may follow the same recipe with the magazines and home-decor company.
When Montoria Freeland separated from her husband of 15 years in 2008, she left a four-bedroom house and economic security. Before long, her pay and hours as a pharmacy technician were cut and she found herself and her son facing homelessness.