What Happened on 28 October 2012

Berlusconi "obliged" to stay in politics

A day after receiving a jail term for tax fraud, former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi has said he feels… Read More.

Presidential race essentially tied, Reuters/Ipsos poll

U.S. President Barack Obama holds a marginal lead of 2 percentage points over Republican opponent Mitt Romney in a Reuters/Ipsos… Read More.

UBS to slash up to 10,000 jobs

Swiss bank UBS is expected to make up to 10,000 job cuts, equal to around 16 percent of its workforce.… Read More.

Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova win WTA Championships semis

Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova recorded easy victories during the semifinals on Saturday at the season-ending WTA Championships in Istanbul.… Read More.

Taxpayer data leaked in cyber attack on South Carolina agency

Up to 3.6 million Social Security numbers and 387,000 credit and debit card numbers used by state taxpayers are believed… Read More.

Justin Timberlake apologizes for homeless video

Singer/actor Justin Timberlake issued an apology on Friday over a video that features homeless people in Los Angeles congratulating him… Read More.