Three years into her home-ownership dream, Martha Orozco has had enough. Stuck in a government- sponsored complex called Parque San Mateo that’s two hours away from her $8,000-a-year job as a hospital secretary in Mexico City, Orozco sees only broken promises and blight all around her.
OneWest Bank FSB, the lender formerly known as IndyMac Bancorp Inc., plans to pay a $1 billion dividend to backers including George Soros and John Paulson ahead of an initial public offering next year, two people with knowledge of the matter said.
The University of Alabama and Florida State remain the top two teams in college football’s Bowl Championship Series standings for the third straight week, while Baylor pulled closer to No. 3 Ohio State.
The University of Alabama and Florida State remain the top two teams in college football’s Bowl Championship Series standings, while unbeaten Ohio State moved up to third after Oregon’s first loss of the season.
Gilbert Beebower, co-author of a 1986 paper demonstrating that investors should focus on allocating money among equities, bonds and cash, rather than pick stocks or bet on market turns, has died. He was 79.