Armed man wearing ‘Romney mask’ robs US bank

The armed robber, wearing the Romney mask, methodically robbed all five tellers at the Virginia bank in suburban Washington, DC, the New York Daily News reports.

Standoff at US bank ends with hostages released

Texas bank robbery standoff ends with two masked robbers in custody.

US bank failures inching towards 100-mark, 98 collapse in 2009

Pushing up the total number of US bank failures so far this year to close to a century, three more US banks have folded up last week even as the recession-hit economy is seeing signs of revival.

US bank collapse toll reaches 94 so far in 2009

Two more US banks went belly up
last week, pushing total failures to a whopping 94 entities so
far this year in the country, even as the economy is showing
signs of recovery.