Archive for November 28th, 2012

Obama to welcome Romney for Thursday lunch

November 28, 2012
By
Obama to welcome Romney for Thursday lunch

A combination photographs shows President Barack Obama addressing his election night victory rally in Chicago, …President Barack Obama will welcome Republican Mitt Romney to the White House on Thursday for a private lunch—reporters are not welcome.
Read more »

Posted in Apple/Mac | Comments Off

#My2K: Obama urges public to pressure lawmakers

November 28, 2012
By
#My2K: Obama urges public to pressure lawmakers

President Barack Obama sits in front of a screen displaying a question he tweeted during a “Twitter Town Hall” …
Read more »

Posted in Apple/Mac | Comments Off

Groupon CEO Mason says he would "fire myself" if needed

November 28, 2012
By

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Groupon Inc CEO Andrew Mason, under fire for a plunging share price and tapering growth, said on Wednesday he would agree to step down if needed, as the struggling company’s board prepared to debate on Thursday whether he remains the right leader.
Read more »

Posted in Stock Market | Comments Off

Stocks move higher on hopes for budget deal

November 28, 2012
By

Lawmakers kept Wall Street on its toes Wednesday as investors waited for signs of progress on the “fiscal cliff.”
Read more »

Posted in Stock Market | Comments Off

Powerball fever grips country

November 28, 2012
By

DEAR ABBY: My wife and I have been married for five years. I recently discovered that she made between 10 and 20 porn videos when she was 19. We got married when she was 27. We have four kids from two previous marriages.I am devastated. When I confronted her about it, she cried harder...
Read more »

Posted in Apple/Mac | Comments Off

Egyptians challenge Mursi in nationwide protests

November 28, 2012
By

CAIRO (Reuters) – Tens of thousands of Egyptians rallied on Tuesday against President Mohamed Mursi in one of the biggest outpourings of protest since Hosni Mubarak‘s overthrow, accusing the Islamist leader of seeking to impose a new era of autocracy.
Read more »

Posted in Apple/Mac | Comments Off

Asian shares fall as focus shifts to U.S. budget talks

November 28, 2012
By

TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian shares ended a seven-day winning streak on Wednesday and commodities eased as investors fretted that a lack of progress in talks on U.S. budget woes risked putting the world’s largest economy into recession, dragging down global growth with it.
Read more »

Posted in Stock Market | Comments Off

Exclusive: Calpers triggers legal fight with bankrupt San Bernardino over pension debt

November 28, 2012
By

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – America’s biggest public pension moved aggressively against the bankrupt city of San Bernardino, California, on Tuesday night over the city’s decision to halt payments to the fund.
Read more »

Posted in Stock Market | Comments Off

Stocks slide on ‘fiscal cliff’ warning

November 28, 2012
By

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks slumped on Wall Street Tuesday after Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said he was frustrated by the lack of progress in talks over the U.S. budget impasse in Washington.
Read more »

Posted in Stock Market | Comments Off

Wall Street falls, hit by Reid’s "fiscal cliff" comments

November 28, 2012
By

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Stocks slid on Tuesday in a choppy session, losing ground in the last hour before the close after Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid expressed disappointment that there has been “little progress” in dealing with the “fiscal cliff.”
Read more »

Posted in Stock Market | Comments Off