Employees emptied their desks and a local charity collected food from the cafeteria of failed broker PFGBest’s Iowa offices on Wednesday, most still seeking answers to the expanding scandal that has shaken the industry.
Corn turned lower on Wednesday as traders pocketed profits from an historic rally that lifted prices 40 percent in three weeks, fuelled by the worst drought in 24 years that prompted the U.S. government to slash its production estimate by 12 percent.
Judge who shelved Apple trial says patent system out of sync. The U.S. judge who tossed out one of the biggest court cases in Apple Inc’s (AAPL) smartphone technology battle is questioning whether patents should cover software or most other industries at all.
South Korea’s Choi Na-yeon survived a tumultuous four-hole stretch after the turn to win her first major title by four shots at the U.S. Women’s Open in Kohler, Wisconsin on Sunday.
South Koreans could not look any more comfortable in this U.S. Women’s Open if it were played in Seoul.