NEW YORK - In 1964, Irwin Lipkin became one of the first employees at a small New York trading firm called Bernard L. Madoff Investment Securities. Five decades later, he will be the last defendant sentenced in court in the firm's broad Ponzi scheme. Full Article
- Wall Street fell on Tuesday as Apple's shares remained under pressure, hitting their lowest in more than six months, and investors digested earnings reports from a host of companies.
Rikers Island: prison stories
CALAIS, France - For most of the 3,000 inhabitants of the "Jungle," a shanty town on the sand dunes of France's north coast, the climax of each day is the nightly bid to sneak into the undersea tunnel they hope will lead to new life in Britain. Full Article
SEOUL - For four years Samsung has basked in the success of its Galaxy smartphones, making billions of dollars competing in the premium mobile market. But the coming years are set to be more somber, as it wards of competition from Chinese rivals. Full Article