Archive for November 1st, 2013

Replace Biden with Hillary Clinton? No way, White House says

November 1, 2013
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Did President Barack Obama’s top re-election campaign officials consider replacing Vice President Joe Biden with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton? Not seriously, the White House insisted on Friday.
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TSA agent killed in LAX shooting

November 1, 2013
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A Transportation Security Administration agent was reportedly killed and several more people wounded when a gunman opened fire on Friday morning at Los Angeles International Airport.
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Wall Street gains on data, S&P up for fourth week

November 1, 2013
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks rose on Friday as surprisingly strong manufacturing data overshadowed views the Federal Reserve could reduce stimulus earlier than expected.
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Wall Street ends a choppy day modestly higher

November 1, 2013
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NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are ending slightly higher on Wall Street as the market shrugs off a midday slump.
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Murdoch journalist ordered ‘do his phone’, court hears

November 1, 2013
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London (AFP) – Former News of the World editor Andy Coulson sent an email to a senior journalist at the disgraced tabloid ordering him to “do” a celebrity’s phone, the trial over Britain’s phone hacking scandal heard Friday.
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U.S. evangelicals stoke anti-gay intolerance in Uganda, film shows

November 1, 2013
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Top Line Are American Evangelicals to blame for a surge of anti-gay sentiment and violence in Uganda?
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Chevron earnings hurt by refining; well output rises

November 1, 2013
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(Reuters) – Chevron Corp reported a surprise decline in quarterly profit on Friday, hurt by weakness in the oil refining business, while production from wells increased for the No. 2 U.S. oil company but remained below target.
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This is what the Nasdaq bell ringing in Dublin looks like

November 1, 2013
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For the first time ever, the Nasdaq opening bell was rung in Ireland.
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Kerry: U.S. spying ‘reached too far’ in some cases

November 1, 2013
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Washington (AFP) – The United States has said in some cases its surveillance program has gone too far, an unprecedented admission in its tense row with Europe over US spying against allies.
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Court reinstates most Texas abortion limits

November 1, 2013
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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A federal appeals court on Thursday ruled that most of Texas’ tough new abortion restrictions can take effect immediately — a decision that means a third of the state’s clinics that perform the procedure won’t be able to do so starting as soon as Friday.
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