- Target breach puts corporate tech execs under fire Updated: Mar-06-14 7:14 pm
- Drug firms settle with Montana for $5.9M Updated: Mar-06-14 7:08 pm
- La. flood control authority membership debated Updated: Mar-06-14 6:58 pm
- Lawsuits revived by soldiers over waste disposal Updated: Mar-06-14 5:27 pm
- Judge rules for Samsung in dispute with Apple Updated: Mar-06-14 3:22 pm
- Lawmaker's request for 38 Studios records rebuffed Updated: Mar-06-14 12:28 pm
- Michigan charges energy companies with bid-rigging Updated: Mar-05-14 9:05 pm
- 2 men guilty in sale of trade secrets to China Updated: Mar-05-14 7:22 pm
- California Yellow pages firm sues phone giant AT&T Updated: Mar-05-14 6:53 pm
- Landowners get key win in gas condemnation suit Updated: Mar-05-14 5:32 pm
- Canadian firm says Mexican mine attacked, 1 dead Updated: Mar-05-14 4:31 pm
- Balkamp, Leflore Co. negotiate lawsuit settlement Updated: Mar-05-14 4:16 pm
- Facebook to delete posts for illegal gun sales Updated: Mar-05-14 4:10 pm
- Jury convicts former Bixby Energy CEO of fraud Updated: Mar-05-14 4:04 pm
- Court weighs securities fraud case changes Updated: Mar-05-14 3:52 pm
- Environmental group sues Ameren over coal plants Updated: Mar-05-14 3:18 pm
- Status of wind deal unclear after court ruling Updated: Mar-05-14 12:21 pm
- Court upholds $185 million award against Argentina Updated: Mar-05-14 10:46 am
- Farmers Insurance told to pay Oklahoma trio $15M Updated: Mar-05-14 9:40 am
- Appeals court agrees to review Armstrong case Updated: Mar-04-14 11:37 pm
- NY judge rules for Chevron in Ecuador case Updated: Mar-04-14 6:37 pm
- AG Madigan sues over alleged petcoke pollution Updated: Mar-04-14 6:08 pm
- Whistleblower suit filed against ethics commission Updated: Mar-04-14 1:30 pm
- Wichita cabbie convicted of rape was on registry Updated: Mar-04-14 1:29 pm
- US sues Sprint over company's wiretap expenses Updated: Mar-03-14 7:03 pm
NEW YORK - Hackers are putting top technology executives under severe pressure. And this week's sudden departure of Target's chief information officer in the wake of the company's massive pre-Christmas data breach has only ratcheted up the stress.
HELENA, Montana - Subsidiaries of Johnson & Johnson have agreed to pay $5.9 million to settle a lawsuit with Montana over how an anti-psychotic drug was marketed, state Attorney General Tim Fox said Thursday.
NEW ORLEANS - Gov. Bobby Jindal will likely have another chance soon to chip away at the membership of a flood control board that sued more than 90 oil and gas companies whose decades of work in delicate coastal areas is being blamed for erosion of wetlands that form a natural hurricane buffer for New Orleans.
RICHMOND, Virginia - A federal appeals court on Thursday revived dozens of lawsuits by soldiers and others who claim they were harmed by improper waste disposal while serving in Iraq and Afghanistan.
SAN JOSE, California - A federal judge in California on Thursday denied Apple's request to permanently ban Samsung from selling 23 older-model smartphones and tablets that a jury found infringed on patents held by the maker of iPhones and iPads.
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - A Rhode Island state senator's request for documents from the litigation surrounding the collapse of Curt Schilling's video game company has been rejected.
CHEBOYGAN, Michigan - Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette said Wednesday that he has filed criminal charges against Chesapeake Energy Corp. and Encana Corp., accusing them of colluding to avoid bidding against each other for Michigan oil and gas leases.
SAN FRANCISCO - Two men were convicted Wednesday of stealing an American company's secret recipe for making a chemical used to whiten products from cars to the middle of Oreo cookies and selling it to a competitor controlled by the Chinese government.
FRESNO, California - A California Yellow Pages company filed a lawsuit against AT&T and its corporate partners Wednesday in a dispute over phone book advertising.
WICHITA, Kansas - A federal judge handed a key legal victory Wednesday to landowners battling a Nebraska gas firm in a lawsuit over the condemnation of more than 9,100 acres spanning three counties in south-central Kansas.
MEXICO CITY - A Canadian mining company said Wednesday that an illegal miner was killed in a clash with guards at the firm's silver mine in central Mexico.
GREENWOOD, Mississippi - Leflore County and Balkamp, a NAPA parts distributor, have settled a lawsuit over the deed, lease and taxes on its former building.
ALBANY, New York - Under pressure from gun control advocates, Facebook agreed Wednesday to delete posts from users seeking to buy or sell weapons illegally or without a background check.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A federal jury has found former Bixby Energy Systems chief executive Robert Walker guilty of defrauding investors, tax evasion and witness tampering.
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court on Wednesday seemed open to the possibility of making it harder for investors to join together to sue corporations for securities fraud - but maybe not as hard as companies that have to defend such lawsuits would like.
ST. LOUIS - A national environmental group has made good on its promise to sue a St. Louis-based utility over what it calls thousands of violations of federal clean air laws.
PORTLAND, Maine - A deal that gave Canadian utility Emera a stake in First Wind faces an uncertain future following a state supreme court ruling, the chairman of the Maine Public Utilities Commission said Wednesday.
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court has upheld a British natural gas company's multimillion dollar award against the government of Argentina.
WOODWARD, Oklahoma - An Oklahoma judge has ordered Farmers Insurance and a subsidiary to pay a total of $15 million to three plaintiffs who filed claims for damage to their homes caused by a deadly tornado that struck Woodward in 2012.
AUSTIN, Texas - A Texas appeals court has temporarily blocked an arbitration panel from reviewing $12 million in bonuses paid to Lance Armstrong by a company that wants its money back, stopping efforts to force him to give new sworn testimony about his doping past.
NEW YORK - A federal judge on Tuesday blocked U.S. courts from being used to collect a $9 billion Ecuadorean judgment against Chevron for rainforest damage, saying lawyers poisoned an honorable quest with their illegal and wrongful conduct.
CHICAGO - The Illinois attorney general's office is suing a company for allegedly allowing petroleum coke to wash into the Calumet River on Chicago's southeast side.
ATLANTA - A former Georgia ethics commission employee is suing the agency and its executive secretary.
WICHITA, Kansas - A Wichita cabdriver convicted of raping a passenger should have been denied a taxi license because he was on a state sex offender registry when he applied for it, according to a civil lawsuit filed by the rape victim.
SAN FRANCISCO - Federal officials filed a lawsuit Monday alleging that Sprint Communications Inc. overbilled government agencies $21 million for wiretap services.