Across our screens today:

  • Wine in the red: Foster’s Group Ltd. will split its beer division from its underperforming wine operations, which has been “dragging the company down over the past two years.”
  • Monkey business: Who is fairer, a mortgage banker for a chimpanzee?
  • Video interview: Pandora founder Tim Westergren on the creation of the Internet radio station and its future.
  • A soldier in Iraq loses his home over $800 debt.
  • An inside look at the role of bank director.
  • Bankruptcy filings in Hawaii up by 34.4%.
  • First-time home buyers in Hawaii claim more than $7 million in tax credits. The millions represent some 951 claims filed through February.

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