Excerpts from this story referencing "Los Angeles County":
"… ons center so his staff can watch CNN and other newscasts during disasters.Los Angeles County didn't follow rulesQuestionable and improper spending wasn’t limited to …"
"… ave lacked the sophistication needed to manage federal grants.Officials in Los Angeles County spent $20,000 on a Chevrolet Monte Carlo, $1,500 on a shotgun safe from th …"
"… ed to reflect the area’s actual needs. But inspectors found paperwork in Los Angeles County that showed endless changes to how they’d originally promised to spend t …"
"… d the money. For three grants totaling nearly $70 million in spending, the Los Angeles County Office of Emergency Management made at least 392 modifications in just one …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Rainy Day Foundation":
"… familiar with the probe. Federal officials say they are concerned that the Rainy Day Foundation could be thwarting government efforts to weed out mortgage lenders that ma …"
"… this in part by barring lenders if too many of their borrowers default.The Rainy Day Foundation advertises that it can help lenders remain in the FHA’s good graces. For …"
"… d watched most closely by the FHA. Rick Del Sontro, chief executive of the Rainy Day Foundation, said in an interview that his group provides an important service to borr …"
"… lions of dollars as the borrowers eventually default.“The purpose of the Rainy Day Foundation was and is to conceal borrowers’ inability to keep up with mortgage paym …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Renaissance Technologies":
"… port from top donors who include James Simons, founder of hedge fund giant Renaissance Technologies, Fred Eychaner, the CEO of NewsWeb Corp., and the American Federation of S …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Minnesota":
"… involved home health care agencies.In January, for example, the owner of a Minnesota home health care company outside Minneapolis was sentenced to two years in …"