Archive for April 14th, 2014

Kiev deadline for disarming in east Ukraine passes

April 14, 2014
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DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Pro-Russian separatists on Monday seized a police building in yet another city in Russian-leaning eastern Ukraine, defying government warnings that it was preparing to act against the insurgents.
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Supremacist ID’d as suspect in Kansas attacks

April 14, 2014
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OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — The man accused of killing three people in attacks at a Jewish community center and Jewish retirement complex near Kansas City is a well-known white supremacist and former Ku Klux Klan leader who was once the subject of a nationwide manhunt.
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Amazon to unveil smartphone in time for winter holidays -WSJ

April 14, 2014
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SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc is preparing to launch its long-rumored smartphone in the second half of the year, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday, citing people briefed on the company’s plans.
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Ukraine tensions land fresh blow on struggling stocks

April 14, 2014
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By Marc Jones LONDON (Reuters) – There was no let-up for bruised share markets on Monday as growing fears of a military conflict in Ukraine followed last week’s heavy sell-off on Wall Street, Tokyo and major European exchanges.
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Citigroup cuts 200 to 300 jobs – WSJ

April 14, 2014
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(Reuters) – Citigroup Inc has cut 200 to 300 jobs, or about 2 percent of its global markets workforce, the Wall Street Journal reported citing a person familiar with the matter.
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Australia shares slip on Wall St woes, safe-haven buying in gold caps losses

April 14, 2014
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* S&P/ASX 200 slips 0.4 pct after hitting near 6-year highlast week
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