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Washington Mutual again seeks approval of reorganization plan

WILMINGTON, Del. — Bank holding company Washington Mutual Inc. is asking a Delaware judge to approve its revised reorganization plan. The judge convened a three-day hearing Wednesday to consider the plan, which centers on the settlement of lawsuits pitting Washington ...

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Judges in U.S., Canada approve Nortel patents sale

WILMINGTON, Del. — U.S. and Canadian judges on Monday approved a $4.5 billion cash bid from a consortium that includes smartphone makers Apple and Research In Motion for thousands of patents held by bankrupt telecom-equipment maker Nortel Networks Corp. The ...

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PSC approves rate increase for Delmarva Power and Light

Maryland’s Public Service commission has approved a rate increase for Delmarva Power and Light. The commission gives Delmarva a $12.2 million distribution rate increase; the utility had requests a nearly $18 million hike. The PSC says the average increase in ...

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Cash-starved Dodgers file for bankruptcy protection

LOS ANGELES — Facing the painful prospect of stiffing players and employees, the Los Angeles Dodgers filed for bankruptcy protection in a Delaware court Monday, adding to off-the-field troubles that have hobbled one of baseball’s most storied franchises and setting ...

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Same-sex couples finding a home in Delaware

REHOBOTH BEACH, Del. — In some Lewes and Rehoboth Beach neighborhoods, same-sex couples like Keith and John Riley-Spillane make up nearly one out of every 10 households. And, like the Riley-Spillanes, many of those couples are raising children, according to ...

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