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Business News Archive - September 29, 2007

Interstate Bakeries Corp. (IBC) (OTC:IBCIQ) today announced that it has reached agreement on contract modifications with the Bakery, Confectionary, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers International Union (BCTGM).

By RICK ORLOV A $1 billion development that would shape the North Hollywood skyline took a big step forward Thursday as the Metro board approved negotiating with Lowe Enterprises for the massive mixed-use project.

Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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