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Luci Morland

Benzinga Staff Writer

June 17, 2011 3:25 PM
Dealing with a loss can be difficult for any person. It is doubly hard when the loss is a self-inflicted wound, multiplied by white lies and deceit un ...
June 17, 2011 2:25 PM
A slate of world financial numbers are due out over the weekend, including the highly anticipated German Producer Prices (year over year). That data, ...
June 17, 2011 1:43 PM
On this date in 1972, a barely noticed event unfolded at the Watergate Complex in Washington, D.C. Frank Wills, a security guard at the complex, notic ...
June 17, 2011 12:48 PM
It might finally be subpoena and testimony time for the credit rating agencies and banks whose activities led directly to the financial crisis. Accord ...
June 17, 2011 10:36 AM
Just when I thought we were done with Weiner's scandalous weiner, it pokes its head back up for another round of discussion. This time, however, the ...
June 16, 2011 5:18 PM
Tupac wasn't in the ground three days before rumors flew that he was not, in fact, dead. Sources have placed the rapper/actor/activist everywhere from ...
June 16, 2011 3:27 PM
Anthony Weiner, the unnecessarily harassed former Congressman from New York, today announced his resignation from the House of Representatives. The ...
June 16, 2011 2:43 PM
Thursday would have marked the 40th birthday of Tupac Shakur, the rapper/actor/poet/activist who was gunned down in Las Vegas in 1996. Shakur was the ...
June 16, 2011 12:59 PM
Apparently, the U.S. even wins trophies that most Americans don't give a damn about. In dominating fashion, the Boston Bruins demolished the Vancouve ...
June 16, 2011 11:53 AM
Who put CNN in charge of deciding which candidates can, and cannot, be the Republican presidential candidate? Monday's Republican presidential debate ...
June 16, 2011 11:01 AM
Despite the recent stabilization in gasoline prices, fuel costs are still significantly higher now than they have been in years. However, even at near ...
June 15, 2011 5:40 PM
No longer content that African-Americans (95%), Jewish-Americans (78%), Hispanic-Americans (67%), and Asian-Americans (62%) already are super-majority ...
June 15, 2011 4:11 PM
Goldman Sachs (NYSE: GS) is pretty good at hedging its bets. The investment giant emerged from the banking/housing meltdown of the late-Bush years wit ...
June 15, 2011 2:53 PM
Republicans and Democrats are engaged in a high-stakes game of chicken, as the two sides fight over whether or not to raise the debt ceiling. The debt ...
June 15, 2011 11:52 AM
It was a pair of bullets in late June, 1914, that claimed the lives of Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg. That tiny e ...
June 14, 2011 5:12 PM
Is Newt Gingrich just desperate to go to jail, or has his ego grown so large that he imagines himself above the laws of the land? According to ABC Ne ...
June 14, 2011 4:12 PM
Nancy Pelosi has no intention of allowing embattled New York Representative Anthony Weiner to become the symbol of the party as we enter the 2012 elec ...
June 14, 2011 3:24 PM
According to state senator Sylvia Allen, the unemployed of Arizona can no longer count on the government to pay out the unemployment insurance money n ...
June 14, 2011 2:44 PM
The dong has had an up and down day against the safe haven currency dollar. The dollar began today's sessions by beating back the dong, hammering it d ...
June 14, 2011 1:51 PM
Political pundits seem to pull their analysis out of thin air, filtering the candidate's performances through their own filters and expectations. The ...
June 14, 2011 12:51 PM
Without outright calling Sino-Forest (OTC: SNOFF) a ponzi scheme, Muddy Waters' report on the Chinese timber company calls into question whether or no ...
June 14, 2011 11:36 AM
A report on Seeking Alpha indicates that perhaps the Chinese company China New Borun (NYSE: BORN) may be another in a line of companies that soaks sha ...
June 14, 2011 11:03 AM
It looks like the Special K might be more special than consumers intended it to be. In a shocking, graphically detailed letter, the FDA cited Kellogg' ...
June 13, 2011 3:34 PM
When he takes the stage tonight in the GOP presidential debate (8 p.m. EST on CNN), Congressman Ron Paul will do so with a chance to make history. Un ...
June 13, 2011 1:55 PM
Japan's tsunami and nuclear crisis entered its third month Saturday in an event marked by quiet contemplation and loud protests against nuclear power ...
June 13, 2011 11:06 AM
The B-List Republican 2012 nomination circus continues tonight, as the Presidential contenders gather to debate on CNN at 8 p.m. EST. Minnesota Rep. ...
June 13, 2011 10:01 AM
While Dirk Nowitzki was busy making Mark Cuban look like the genius he is, and while LeBron James was busy LaChoking away yet another championship opp ...
June 10, 2011 3:00 PM
Does homophobic “comedian” Tracy Morgan have the ability to move markets? Maybe. The allegedly funny Morgan went on a homophobic rant last Frida ...
June 10, 2011 1:32 PM
When even calorie-stuffed, low-income eatery IHOP (NYSE: DIN) starts targeting a wealthier clientele, is that a signal to lower-income obese folks to ...
June 10, 2011 12:59 PM
Rooting for the Canucks in these Stanley Cup finals is like rooting for Cobra Kai Dojo in the Karate Kid. They're thugs, they (literally) bit another ...