Weekly Brief: Financial Prosecutions: A Banner Week

Dec. 13 (Bloomberg) -- It's been a good week for financial prosecutions, with HSBC agreeing to pay a record $1.9 billion to settle U.S. money laundering claims, and the first three arrests in the UK's Libor rigging probe. Also, Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor reveals how diabetes has affected her life. Finally, BigLaw managing partners are eager for a turnaround, but they have doubts the US economic recovery will gain steam in 2013. (Source: Bloomberg)
The Week in Smooth Talk: From Athens to Washington
22:50 - Feb. 27 -- It has been a big week in the news. Greece made a deal with Europe. The FCC passed landmark rules over Internet traffic. Congress and the president battled over immigration and the funding of the Department of Homeland Security. A whole lot of fightin' goin on. And it made for some smooth talking from Washington to Athens.
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