When it opened, the Athens Stock Exchange General Index plummeted from 797.52 down to a new 52-week low of 615 — a drop of nearly 23 percent.
"The level of engagement has been very low," said Rick Wilson, a Florida-based national GOP strategist.
The scandal has been one of the biggest to rock the president's administration.
The story begins in 1950, when the U.S. Army sent Clements, a newly graduated physician, to the medical division of what was then called the Army Chemical Center in Edgewood, Md. Clements was interested in doing research in biochemistry. His commanding officer was of a different mind.
"'We don't need any biochemists,' " Clements recalls the officer saying.
Now, much of New Orleans is back — more than half of the city's neighborhoods have recovered some 90 percent of their pre-storm population.
That's not the case for the Lower Ninth.
Today, there's a feeling of desolation on nearly every block of the predominantly African-American neighborhood.
One of the first things you notice is the many empty lots, several on every street.
For its season finale, The Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra co-directed by Clarence Acox and Michael Brockman, played music by Charles Mingus (1922-1979). Charles Mingus was one of the most significant American Composers of the Twentieth Century.
Born in Nogales, New Mexico and raised in Watts, he rose to prominence in New York during the 1940s Bop Era playing with Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie and others. As a leader himself from the 50s on, his groups toured around the world playing his original compositions exclusively.
The International Association of Athletics Federations, track and
HitchBOT is the brainchild of two Canadian social scientists.
According to Article 19, a group that advocates for press freedom, Rubén Espinosa is the 88th journalist killed in Mexico.
But this death is different.
NPR's Scott Horsley reports that the new regulations are actually tougher than the ones unveiled by the Environmental Protection Agency in a draft proposal in June of 2014.
Two big numbers: The regulations require that po
Kuwait was liberated, U.S. commander Gen.
From Paris, reporter Jake Cigainero tells our Newscast unit that French authorities believe the debris could be linked to the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.
Jake filed this report:
"Taking a Sunday morning stroll on the beach in La Réunion, walkers stumbled upon mangled metallic debris with what appears to be a type of door handle.
"Authorities believe the piece of metal could belong to flight MH370, which disappeared in March last year en route from Kuala Lampur to Beijing.
The church, also known as the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, has used the Boy Scouts as its official program for young men for more than 100 years, according to Qin Monson, a political science professor at Brigham Young University.
"The church took the Boy Scout program and decided its values and mission aligned closely