Archive for May 28th, 2014

Fire in S. Korea hospice for elderly kills 21

May 28, 2014
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Seoul (AFP) – A fire tore through a hospice for the elderly in South Korea early Wednesday, killing 21 people — the latest in series of deadly accidents following last month’s ferry disaster that claimed around 300 lives.
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Santa Barbara attacks prompt action from lawmakers

May 28, 2014
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers on Tuesday proposed expanded restraining orders and new law enforcement procedures to deter the type of violent rampages that left six young people dead over the weekend near the University of California, Santa Barbara.
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Rupee falls on month-end dollar demand from importers

May 28, 2014
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Reuters Market Eye – The rupee is trading at 59.15/16 versus its previous close of 59.04/05 on the back of heavy month-end dollar demand from importers, particularly oil firms.
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Asian shares, dollar cheer Wall Street record

May 28, 2014
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By Shinichi Saoshiro TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian stocks rose on Wednesday and the dollar held near an eight-week high against a basket of currencies, as investors cheered upbeat U.S. economic data and another record close for the S&P 500.
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