Archive for January, 2008

Margaret Truman Daniel dies

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Margaret Truman Daniel, the only child of former president and famously proud father Harry Truman who became an author of popular murder mysteries, died on Tuesday at age 83, the Truman Library said.

Jerome Kerviel: “genius” or mediocre backroom boy?

PARIS (Reuters) - Jerome Kerviel has been portrayed as both a “genius” and a mediocre back-office boy who sent a big French bank reeling by trying to play the world’s financial markets.

Rapper Lil Wayne arrested for drug possession

PHOENIX (Reuters) - Rapper Lil Wayne was arrested for felony drug possession early on Wednesday when his charter bus was stopped at a California-Arizona border checkpoint, authorities said.