(L-R) Jean-Marc Ayrault, Socialist group head at the National ...
Mar 3rd, 2012
(Reuters) - (L-R) Jean-Marc Ayrault, Socialist group head at the National Assembly, French Socialist head Martine Aubry, French Socialist Dijon mayor Francois Rebsamen, French journalist Valerie Trierweiler attend a campaign rally for Francois Hollande (not pictured), Socialist Party candidate for the 2012 French presidential election in Dijon March 3, 2012. REUTERS/Robert Pratta (FRANCE - Tags: POLITICS ELECTIONS) -
By Natalie Harrison, Michelle Sierra and Greg Roumeliotis NEW YORK (Reuters) - Some creditors of Freedom Group Inc, maker of the Bushmaster rifle used in the Newtown, Connecticut, school massacre, are willing to offer the company more debt, despite the fact many of its private equity fund investors want out. Private equity fund manager Cerberus Cap... [Full Article]
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