Articles by Eric Linton
- Cohen's SAC To Face Criminal Charges: Report
July 23 2013 10:16 PM
Federal prosecutors are poised to lodge criminal charges as soon as this week against SAC Capital Advisors, The Wall Street Journal reports.
- China's PMI, Gauge Of Industry, Falls In July
July 23 2013 9:56 PM
China's HSBC Flash PMI for July is 47.7 -- an 11-month low -- compared with June's final reading of 48.2.
- Albert II Passes Belgian Throne To Son Philippe
July 21 2013 12:35 PM
Crown Prince Philippe was sworn in as king of Belgium Sunday following the emotional abdication of his father Albert II.
- Ted Cruz Downplays Presidential Speculation, In Iowa
July 21 2013 10:48 AM
The Texas senator says, "I'm not focused on the politics," but criticizes possible rival Rubio.
- US ‘Bombing’ Of Great Barrier Reef Angers Aussies
July 21 2013 10:04 AM
The U.S. Navy admitted unloading four unarmed bombs onto Australia's Great Barrier Reef last week.
- Abe's Coalition Wins Big In Japan
July 21 2013 9:28 AM
Japan's upper house election vindicates Abenomics.
- Attorney General Eric Holder's Address To NAACP [FULL TEXT]
July 16 2013 6:57 PM
"We must stand OUR ground," attorney general says while criticizing broad self-defense laws.
- Miguel Treviño Morales, Leader Of Brutal Zetas, Captured In Mexico
July 15 2013 9:19 PM
The leader of the dreaded Zetas has been captured near the U.S. border, the Mexican government says.
- Juror: We Believed Zimmerman
July 15 2013 9:00 PM
One of the jurors says she believes the killer was attacked first and feared for his life.
- Obama On Verdict In Martin Case: ‘A Jury Has Spoken’
July 14 2013 3:25 PM
The U.S. president calls Trayvon Martin’s death a “tragedy” and calls for “calm reflection.”
- Cabinet Named In Egypt; ElBaradei Becomes VP
July 14 2013 2:05 PM
The military-imposed interim premier names a Cabinet to run the country until elections.
- Martins May Sue Zimmerman; Fed Action Demanded
July 14 2013 10:06 AM
The Trayvon Martin family's lawyer is not ruling out civil action against George Zimmerman.
- China's Trade Figures Plunge In June
July 09 2013 11:13 PM
Exports are down 3.1 percent from a year earlier and imports down 0.7 percent in a jolting report.
- Obama Weighing Faster, Total Afghan Pullout
July 08 2013 10:34 PM
Worsening relations with Hamid Karzai are pushing Obama to withdraw US forces faster and leave none behind, reports say.
- Barnes & Noble CEO Quits After Failure Of Nook Reader
July 08 2013 7:20 PM
William Lynch is out at the struggling big-box bookstore chain.
- Both Pro- And Anti-Morsi Forces Continue To Rally In Cairo
July 07 2013 2:33 PM
The anticipated appointment of Mohammed ElBaradei as interim prime minister this weekend has been put on hold.
- Holiest Buddhist Site In India Targeted By Terrorists’ Bombs
July 07 2013 1:04 PM
Nine explosions in a coordinated terrorist attack struck India’s holiest Buddhist shrine Sunday, wounding two monks.
- At Least 5 Dead, 40 Missing In Canada Train Explosion
July 07 2013 10:15 AM
Three bodies have been recovered in Lac-Megantic, Quebec, and police expect to find more.
- Black Boxes Recovered From SFO Crash
July 07 2013 9:46 AM
The flight data recorders have been found, and Asiana Airlines' head has apologized.
- Bolivian Leader's Plane Diverted; Snowden 'Not Aboard'
July 02 2013 6:42 PM
President Evo Morales’ flight from Moscow was rerouted to Austria on false suspicion that Edward Snowden was on board, Bolivia says.