U.K. parliament approves airstikes on ISIS Sep 26, 2014 12:16PM

U.K. parliament approves airstikes on ISIS


Iraq PM Said Plot Uncovered to Attack Subways in Paris and U.S. - AP Sep 25, 2014 11:25AM

Prime minister says Iraq has uncovered plot to attack subways in Paris and the United States - AP


Eric Holder To Step Down As Attorney General Sep 25, 2014 11:06AM

(Updated - September 25, 2014 11:06 AM EDT)

Eric Holder is expected to step down as U.S. attorney general, according to various media reports Thursday. The announcement is expected as soon as today.

Holder is expected to remain in office until a successor is found and confirmed, which could run through 2014 or into 2015.

Holder, the first black U.S. attorney general, is one of longest serving members of President Obama's cabinet. He is also the fourth longest serving attorney general's in history.


Eric Holder To Step Down As Attorney General Sep 25, 2014 11:06AM

(Updated - September 25, 2014 11:06 AM EDT)

Eric Holder is expected to step down as U.S. attorney general, according to various media reports Thursday. The announcement is expected as soon as today.

Holder is expected to remain in office until a successor is found and confirmed, which could run through 2014 or into 2015.

Holder, the first black U.S. attorney general, is one of longest serving members of President Obama's cabinet. He is also the fourth longest serving attorney general's in history.


Alibaba (BABA) Celebrates First Day of Trading on the NYSE Sep 19, 2014 01:40PM

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) opened for trading today on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BABA" after its initial public offering (IPO) on the floor of the NYSE. Barclays is the Designated Market Maker for the company's stock, which opened at $92.70.

“We are delighted to welcome Alibaba to the NYSE and our family of the world’s best companies and leading brands,” said NYSE Group President Thomas W. Farley. “Alibaba is a global leader in online and mobile commerce and a true innovator. We congratulate the entire team at Alibaba on its IPO and look forward to serving the company and its shareholders.”

As the largest ever U.S. IPO, Alibaba is the 88th company to conduct its IPO on the NYSE and NYSE MKT this year, representing $50.6 billion in total proceeds*. It is the 25th technology company IPO, representing 57% percent of all technology company IPOs in the U.S. in 2014.


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