Specialist trader Frank Masiello (R) wears a New York Giants ...
Feb 2nd, 2012
(Reuters) - Specialist trader Frank Masiello (R) wears a New York Giants football jersey on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange February 1, 2012. Wall Street has long been known as a place for trying to one-up one another regardless of how mundane the event, so it's natural that the Super Bowl - the biggest U.S. sporting event of the year - becomes a big event for casual betting. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS) -
By Ian Simpson FORT MEADE, Maryland (Reuters) - The court-martial of a soldier charged with using the WikiLeaks website for the biggest leak of classified information in U.S. history heads into a second day on Tuesday, with a cyber crime investigator the day's lead-off witness. At the start of the trial on Monday, military prosecutors said Pri... [Full Article]
PARIS (AP) - U.S. markets rose Thursday as positive economic data helped steady investor nerves after Japan's main stock index plunged into "bear market" territory. European markets were mixed. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) - Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has sworn in a new government headed by a politically inexperienced academic in what is seen as an attempt by Abbas to consolidate power. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
May was a big month for big tech as sales of Samsung's Galaxy S4 kicked into high gear, Google held its annual I/O conference and Microsoft finally took the wraps off of its next-generation Xbox One video game console. Last month was big indeed, but June is shaping up to be even bigger. Computex kicked off on Monday and we're already seeing a flood... [Full Article]