What Happened on 22 November 2012
A ceasefire between Israel and the Palestinian Hamas movement came into effect on Wednesday. Under the truce, Israel has agreed… Read More.
Francois Fillon, the losing candidate in the contest to lead France's conservative opposition demanded a recount on Wednesday. Fillon, a… Read More.
Illinois congressman Jesse Jackson Jr has resigned just weeks after his re-election. Jackson, the son of civil rights activist Rev… Read More.
A U.S. bankruptcy judge has approved the liquidation of Hostess Brands, maker of some of the country's most popular food… Read More.
Citigroup announced on Wednesday it is to shut half of its branch network in Greece due to the country's ongoing… Read More.
Ally Financial announced on Wednesday it is to sell its Europe and Latin America operations to GM Financial, a unit… Read More.
Chelsea have appointed former Liverpool boss Rafael Benitez as interim manager until the end of the season. The soccer club’s… Read More.
Puerto Rican former boxer Hector "Macho" Camacho is in critical condition after being shot in the face. The winner of… Read More.
Facebook is set to combine user data with that of recently acquired photo-sharing service Instagram and will relax restrictions on… Read More.
Google has warned that an upcoming United Nations conference poses a threat to the "free and open Internet". Government representatives… Read More.
The estate of The Lord of the Rings author J.R.R. Tolkien and publisher HarperCollins have filed an $80 million lawsuit… Read More.