Archive for June 5th, 2013

Lautenberg’s colleagues recall ‘scrappy fighter’

June 5, 2013
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Lautenberg’s colleagues recall ‘scrappy fighter’

Sen. Frank Lautenberg’s casket arrives at his New York City funeral. (Seth Wenig/AP)
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Rescuers search for Philly collapse victims

June 5, 2013
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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A four-story building being demolished collapsed Wednesday on the edge of downtown, injuring 12 people and trapping two others, the fire commissioner said.
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Wall Street drops, investors to seek clues in Fed’s Beige Book to give Fed intentions

June 5, 2013
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By Chuck Mikolajczak NEW YORK (Reuters) – Stocks fell on Wednesday amid concern central banks‘ easy money policies to rescue the weak economy may not be enough for markets to extend this year’s gains.
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Stocks slide after weak economic reports

June 5, 2013
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NEW YORK (AP) — A series of weak economic reports pushed the stock market sharply lower Wednesday. Stocks fell to their lowest level in a month.
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House to address military sexual assaults

June 5, 2013
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawmakers outraged by sexual assaults in the military are moving swiftly to address the problem, tackling legislation that would strip commanders of their authority to overturn convictions in rape and assault cases.
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Susan Rice to replace Tom Donilon as national security adviser

June 5, 2013
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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama‘s top national security adviser Tom Donilon is resigning and will be replaced by U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Susan Rice, marking a significant shakeup to the White House foreign policy team.
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Justdial soars 15.5 percent on market debut

June 5, 2013
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MUMBAI (Reuters) – Search service provider Justdial rose as much as 19.2 percent in its stock market debut on Wednesday after the company raised about $165 million last month in the country’s biggest listing so far this year.
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Goldman Sachs fund invests $135 million in ReNew Power

June 5, 2013
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MUMBAI (Reuters) – A private equity fund run by Goldman Sachs has invested $135 million in unlisted wind energy firm ReNew Power Pvt Ltd, a company official said, making it one of the largest renewable energy investors in India.
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Why Bulger jury selection is unlike others

June 5, 2013
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BOSTON (AP) — The selection of a jury for the long-awaited trial of reputed Boston crime boss James “Whitey” Bulger may end up being most notable for how routine it appears despite the notoriety of the case and the outsized tales of the man at its center.
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Wall Street ends down on fears Fed may scale back stimulus

June 5, 2013
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By Caroline Valetkevitch NEW YORK (Reuters) – Stocks ended lower on Tuesday, resuming their recent decline as investors sold growth-oriented sectors on speculation the Federal Reserve may slow the pace of its economic stimulus.
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