What Happened on 09 April 2013

World leaders pay tribute to ex British PM Margaret Thatcher

World leaders have paid tribute to former British prime minister Margaret Thatcher, who died at… Read More.

Sudan Darfur donor conference raises $3.6 billion

Donor countries for the development and reconstruction of Sudan’s Darfur region have pledged nearly $3.6 billion, which is to be… Read More.

Mary Jo White to head SEC

The U.S. Senate on Monday confirmed Mary Jo White as the new head of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC),… Read More.

Buffalo Bills sign two-year contract with free agent Kevin Kolb

The Buffalo Bills signed a two-year deal with free agent quarterback Kevin Kolb on Monday. Although terms were not disclosed,… Read More.

THL to acquire IT services company CompuCom for $1.1 billion

IT outsourcing company CompuCom Systems revealed on Monday that it is to be bought by private equity firm Thomas H.… Read More.

Beyonce and Jay-Z visited Cuba with U.S. Treasury Department permission

A visit to Cuba by American pop star Beyonce and her rapper husband Jay-Z last week was a cultural trip… Read More.