What Happened on 30 May 2013

Man charged with murder of London soldier

A man has been charged with the murder of a British soldier in south London last week. Michael Adebowale, 22,… Read More.

Senior Pakistan Taliban leader killed in US drone strike

A senior leader of the Pakistani Taliban has reportedly been killed in a US drone strike. The Pakistani Taliban leadership… Read More.

Chinese baby rescued from sewage pipe recovering in hospital

An abandoned baby rescued from a sewage pipe in eastern China is in a stable condition, according to media reports… Read More.

Lloyds sells international private banking arm

Lloyds Banking Group announced on Wednesday it is to sell its international private banking arm to Swiss wealth management specialist… Read More.

Jaguar Land Rover posts record $2.5 billion profit

Jaguar Land Rover posted record profits of $2.5 billion on Wednesday. Pre-tax annual profits were up by 11 percent, curbing… Read More.

China's Shuanghui acquires US pork firm for $4.7 billion

China's Shuanghui International has acquired US pork firm Smithfield Foods for $4.7 billion. The two firms are the biggest pork… Read More.

Roger Federer advances to Round 3 at French Open

Swiss champ Roger Federer breezed through his second-round match on Wednesday at the 2013 French Open. The second-seeded former world… Read More.

Chicago Cubs' Kyuji Fujikawa to undergo elbow procedure

Chicago Cubs reliever Kyuji Fujikawa is to undergo Tommy John surgery on his right elbow, the team announced on Wednesday.… Read More.

Nasdaq to pay $10 million to settle SEC charges over Facebook IPO

Nasdaq has agreed to pay $10 million in order to settle charges over mistakes made during Facebook's initial public offering… Read More.

Amazon to make five original TV series

Amazon.com announced on Wednesday that it is to make five original TV series. The move comes after the Internet giant… Read More.

Rob Lowe to play JFK in US television drama

Rob Lowe has signed on to play John F. Kennedy in a TV movie. The West Wing actor will portray… Read More.

Larry King to host new talk show on RT

US television presenter Larry King is set to host a political talk show on Russian government-funded news network RT, the… Read More.