Archive for May 7th, 2013

James Holmes to pursue insanity defense

May 7, 2013
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DENVER (Reuters) – Colorado theater gunman James Holmes, who could face the death penalty if convicted of murdering 12 moviegoers in a July rampage, intends to plead not guilty by reason of insanity, court records released on Tuesday show.
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Dow has its first close above 15,000 points

May 7, 2013
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NEW YORK (AP) — The Dow Jones industrial average is punching through another milestone: its first close above 15,000.
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New stock market milestone: Dow 15,000

May 7, 2013
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NEW YORK (AP) — Just two months after recovering the last of its losses from the financial crisis, the Dow Jones industrial average punched through another milestone Tuesday, closing above 15,000 for the first time.
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US-INDUSTRY Summary

May 7, 2013
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Disney‘s profit rises on parks, ‘Oz’ movie
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Police: Escaped woman ‘real hero’ in case

May 7, 2013
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Police: Escaped woman ‘real hero’ in case

Three women missing for about a decade are free today, and police are crediting the bravery of one of them—Amanda Berry, now 27—for escaping the captors and seeking help.
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The truth about 3-D printed guns: It’s not easy

May 7, 2013
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I spent the day yesterday desperately trying to get my hands on a gun. Specifically, the “Liberator,” the 3D-printable firearm offered by Defense Distributed. I was unsuccessful, which vis probably for the best.
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Wall St extends rally, S&P on track for another record

May 7, 2013
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By Angela Moon NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks rose on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 extending its three-day rally to an intraday high, although profit-taking in technology shares capped gains.
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Dow Jones industrial average back above 15,000

May 7, 2013
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NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. stock market joined a global rally Tuesday, and the Dow Jones industrial average continued to flirt with the 15,000 mark.
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Newspaper: NJ gov. had secret weight loss surgery

May 7, 2013
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TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie secretly underwent gastric band surgery in February to try to lose weight.
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Limo driver, survivor views differ on fatal fire

May 7, 2013
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REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (AP) — As smoke thickened and a fire grew in the back of a limousine, Nelia Arellano desperately tried to squeeze through a 3 foot by 1 ½-foot partition.
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