Democratic Charlotte, N.C. Mayor Patrick Cannon allegedly promised he would use a meeting with President Barack Obama to press for streetcar project funding that was a major concern for someone who gave him multiple bribes, according to federal court documents.
ERKIMER, N.Y. — Authorities have identified the man they believe killed of four people and wounded two others at separate shootings in neighbouring upstate New York villages.
Joseph Malone, the police chief for Herkimer and Mohawk, says authorities are looking for 64-year-old Kurt Meyers, of Mohawk. Officials say guns and ammunition were found inside his apartment after emergency crews were sent to a fire there Wednesday morning.
Ali Hamed, co-founder of CoVenture, a firm that builds software for early-stage startups in exchange for equity, told Business Insider that his company plans to partner with and invest in twice as many companies in 2014 than it did this year.
Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein is giving the keynote address at LaGuardia Community College's 41st commencement today at the Javits Center in Manhattan. He's delivering his address to an audience of around 1,000 graduates from the college.