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4:44 pm
Tue October 16, 2012

Citigroup CEO Abruptly Steps Down

Originally published on Tue October 16, 2012 6:06 pm

Citigroup CEO Vikram Pandit is stepping down. In a statement released Tuesday morning, he said the time was right for someone else to take the helm. Pandit, who is 55 years old, took the top spot at Citi in December of 2007, just as the financial crisis was beginning to unfold.

Law
4:44 pm
Tue October 16, 2012

British Computer Hacker Won't Be Extradited To U.S.

Originally published on Tue October 16, 2012 6:06 pm

The U.K. has denied extradition to the United States for a computer hacker who is accused of breaking into military systems. British authorities say they feared he would commit suicide. The U.S. sought Gary McKinnon's extradition in relation to an incident 10 years ago.

Politics
4:44 pm
Tue October 16, 2012

Fla. Slammed With Political Ads But Do Locals Listen?

Originally published on Tue October 16, 2012 6:06 pm

We take a look at political ads with Florida voters to see how they respond to the messaging and whether they know or care who's paying for the ads.

Latin America
4:44 pm
Tue October 16, 2012

Cuba To Allow Its Citizens To Travel Freely Again

Originally published on Tue October 16, 2012 6:06 pm

Cuba has announced it will lift travel requirements and allow Cubans to travel freely in and out of their country. It's the first major change to the travel restrictions that were laid down over half a century ago.

Books News & Features
4:44 pm
Tue October 16, 2012

Hilary Mantel First Woman To Win Booker Prize Twice

Originally published on Tue October 16, 2012 6:06 pm

Writer Hilary Mantel has won her second Man Booker prize. She was recognized for her book, Bring Up The Bodies. Mantel is the first British writer and woman to win the award more than once.

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