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Top After-Market NASDAQ Movers For May 21, 2013
May 22 2013 2:41 AM
FX Energy, NetApp, Canadian Solar, DryShips, and AcelRx prevailed in the Nasdaq post-market trading on Tuesday.
Weiner Enters NYC Mayoral Race, Admitting 'Big Mistakes'
May 22 2013 2:27 AM
Anthony Weiner, who resigned from congress amid a sexting scandal, is officially running for NYC mayor.
9-Year-Old Among First Confirmed Dead In Tornado
May 22 2013 1:38 AM
Nine-year-old Ja'Nae Hornsby is one of the first victims to be identified after the Oklahoma tornado Monday.
Senate Committee Passes Immigration Bill, 13-5
May 21 2013 8:52 PM
Compromise is good news for high-tech employers, bad news for gay couples.
ESPN Lays Off Hundreds Of Employees
May 21 2013 7:12 PM
ESPN laid off as many as 400 employees on Tuesday.
Guatemala Court Overturns Former Military Ruler Rios Montt’s Conviction
May 21 2013 9:14 AM
Guatemala’s highest court on Monday annulled a conviction against former dictator Efrain Rios Montt.
Top Pre-Market Movers For May 21, 2013
May 21 2013 8:09 AM
Real Goods Solar Inc, The Home Depot Inc, Rio Tinto Plc, BHP Billiton prevailed in pre-market trading on Tuesday.
Media Paint Rosy Picture For Indo-China Relations, Indian Public Wary
May 21 2013 7:11 AM
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang’s visit to India prompts the media to see a benign future for Indo-China relations. The Indian public remains wary, an independent survey says.
US Stock Futures Point To Mixed Open On Tuesday After Wall Street Snaps Rally
May 21 2013 6:06 AM
U.S. stock index futures point to a mixed open Tuesday after major U.S. indices retreated from their rally on Monday.
Top After-Market NASDAQ Movers For May 20, 2013
May 21 2013 2:37 AM
China Sunergy, JA Solar, Canadian Solar, Rockwell and BioMarin prevailed in the Nasdaq post-market trading on Monday.
North Korea Frees Chinese Fishing Boat And Crew
May 21 2013 12:37 AM
North Korea has freed a private Chinese fishing vessel it had seized, a Chinese official in Pyongyang said Tuesday morning.
How To Help Oklahoma Tornado Victims
May 20 2013 11:26 PM
Help the victims of the Oklahoma City tornado by contributing time and money.
Chinese Accused Of Inflating Trade Surplus Tenfold
May 20 2013 10:33 PM
China’s trade surplus is only a tenth of the $61 billion reported so far this year after accounting for fake transactions, Bank of America Corp. says.
President Obama To Meet Myanmar’s President Thein Sein In DC
May 20 2013 9:41 AM
President Barack Obama will meet Myanmar’s President Thein Sein on Monday, amid apprehensions over sustainability of the nation’s reforms.
North Korea Fires Sixth Projectile Off The East Coast
May 20 2013 9:09 AM
N.Korea fired a second short-range projectile into the sea off its east coast on Monday, taking the tally to six missile launches since Saturday.
China, India Jointly Push For New Initiative To Resolve Border Dispute
May 20 2013 8:31 AM
China and India on Monday decided to end their border disputes amicably, while signing new agreements to strengthen ties.
Pre-Market Movers For May 20, 2013
May 20 2013 7:46 AM
Cytori, Commtouch, Silicom, Perion, Yahoo are among the companies that prevailed in the pre-market trading on Monday.
China Asks North Korea To Free 16 Chinese Fishermen
May 20 2013 6:03 AM
China has asked North Korea to release 16 Chinese fishermen, who were on board a Chinese fishing boat.
US Stock Futures Point To Mixed Open Ahead Of Chicago Fed National Activity Index
May 20 2013 5:37 AM
U.S. stock index futures point to a mixed open on Monday ahead of release of Chicago Fed National Activity Index for April.
Syrian Troops Take Rebel Town; Hezbollah Reported In Fight
May 19 2013 11:16 AM
Assad regime forces say they have captured the rebel-held town of Qusayr, near the Lebanese border.