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  • Trendon Shavers, who operated Bitcoin Savings and Trust, was also ordered by U.S. Shavers, a Prosper, Texas, resident who went by "pirateat40" online, was arrested in November 2014, two months after a federal judge in Texas ordered him to pay $40.7 million in a related U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission civil lawsuit. Prosecutors said from 2011 to 2012, Shavers,...

  • NEW YORK, July 21- Jon Corzine has settled a lawsuit by the trustee for the former New Jersey governor's company MF Global Holdings Ltd, as part of a $132 million accord to end much of the remaining litigation over the brokerage's 2011 collapse. A substantial majority of the payout would be made by insurers on behalf of Corzine and other defendants, including MF...

  • DOJ halts insurer mergers

    CNBC's David Faber discusses the Justice Department's lawsuits to block two major health insurer mergers.

  • DOJ Antitrust Chief on health care mergers

    Bill Baer, Justice Department Antitrust Chief, announces two separate lawsuits against health insurance mergers.

  • DOJ objects 2 large HMO mergers

    CNBC's David Faber reports the Department of Justice has filed lawsuits to block health insurance mergers.

  • DOJ files lawsuit to block ANTM-CI deal

    The Department of Justice is filing a lawsuit to block the Anthem-Cigna deal, reports CNBC's David Faber.

  • Ann Coulter on Roger Ailes and Fox News

    Ann Coulter, author and columnist, weighs in on Roger Ailes and the future of Fox News.

  • The lawsuit, filed in U.S. District Court in Northern Illinois on Tuesday, alleges that horse feed produced by ADM Alliance Nutrition Inc was contaminated with monensin, a feed additive that is poisonous to horses. Plaintiffs Beth Berarov of Michigan and Annelisa Bindra of South Carolina said several of their horses died or suffered weakened heart muscles...

  • The lawsuit, filed in U.S. District Court in Northern Illinois on Tuesday, alleges that horse feed produced by ADM Alliance Nutrition Inc was contaminated with monensin, a feed additive that is poisonous to horses. Plaintiffs Beth Berarov of Michigan and Annelisa Bindra of South Carolina said several of their horses died or suffered weakened heart muscles...

  • Ailes nears exit at Fox: Ken Auletta

    Ken Auletta, The New Yorker, discusses sexual harassment allegations against Fox News' Roger Ailes, and the impact of Ailes' departure.

  • Life at Fox after Roger Ailes: Ken Auletta

    Ken Auletta, The New Yorker, discusses the impending departure of Roger Ailes amid sexual harrassment allegations, and his likely successor.

  • Can Fox maintain 'magic' if Ailes departs?

    Brett Harriss, Gabelli & Company analyst, talks about the future of Fox News and the impact of a Roger Ailes's departure on 21st Century Fox's media empire.

  • A file photo of Roger Ailes from July, 2006.

    Fox News Chairman and CEO Roger Ailes' tenure may be nearing an end after Ailes was sued by former Fox Anchor Gretchen Carlson for alleged sexual advances.

  • Matthias Mueller, chief executive officer of Volkswagen AG (VW)

    Volkswagen CEO Matthias Müller was party to engineering discussions 10 years ago that led to the use of illegal defeat devices, the FT reports.

  • NEW YORK, July 19- Gawker Media LLC founder Nick Denton faces personal bankruptcy after a U.S. judge refused on Tuesday to extend protections shielding him from liabilities resulting from a lawsuit over the invasion of privacy of former professional wrestler Hulk Hogan. Gawker, a U.S. internet publisher, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in June after...

  • Nick Denton, founder and CEO of Gawker Media.

    Gawker founder Nick Denton says he may file for personal bankruptcy this week, according to a source.

  • July 19- Gawker Media LLC founder Nick Denton faces personal bankruptcy after a U.S. judge refused on Tuesday to extend protections shielding him from liabilities resulting from a lawsuit over the invasion of privacy of former professional wrestler Hulk Hogan. Gawker, a U.S. internet publisher, filed for bankruptcy protection in June after Hogan won a $140...

  • SS&C has also filed a similar lawsuit against another former employee, Richard Pullara, in federal court in Connecticut. In the two lawsuits, SS&C contends that the former employees emailed or made digital copies of confidential customer and product documents before they left work at SS&C's Chicago office, and that they used or intended to use the information...

  • WASHINGTON, July 19- Senior executives at Volkswagen AG including its former chief executive covered up evidence that the German automaker had cheated on U.S. diesel emissions tests for years, New York state charged on Tuesday in a civil lawsuit against the company. New York was one of three states bringing separate lawsuits in state courts against VW, along...

  • WASHINGTON, July 19- Senior executives at Volkswagen AG including its former chief executive covered up evidence that the German automaker had cheated on U.S. diesel emissions tests for years, New York state charged on Tuesday in a civil lawsuit against the company.