NEW YORK, Dec 16 (Reuters) – California Public Employees’
Retirement System, the nation’s largest pension fund, also
known as Calpers, is set to name a new chief executive as early
as this week, the Wall Street Journal reported in its online
version on Tuesday.
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CAMDEN, New Jersey (Reuters) – Five Muslim men accused of planning an attack on a U.S. army base had no intention of following through even though they shared Muslim anger toward America after September 11, defense attorneys said on Tuesday.
After rallying in anticipation of an interest rate cut from the Federal Reserve, stock markets shot up even higher on Tuesday afternoon after the central bank announced it had cut its target overnight rate to its lowest level ever, a range of zero to