Holder Cites ‘Egregious’ Conduct as U.S. Sues S&P

Feb. 5 (Bloomberg) -- U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder speaks at a news conference in Washington about the Justice Department's lawsuit accusing McGraw-Hill Cos. and its Standard & Poor’s unit of three types of fraud in the first federal case against a ratings company for grades related to the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression. Associate Attorney General Tony West; Deputy Assistant Attorney General Stuart Delery; Andre Birotte, the U.S. attorney for the Central District of California; Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen; California Attorney General Kamala Harris; Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden; Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood; Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan and Iowa Attorney General Thomas Miller also speak. (Source: Bloomberg)
ESPN Culture Drives the Company’s Success: Bodenheimer
00:40 - Former ESPN Chairmen George Bodenheimer discusses the value of live sports TV and his book “Every Town Is a Sports Town: Business Leadership at ESPN, from the Mailroom to the Boardroom." He speaks on “In The Loop.” (Source: Bloomberg)
  • Alexion, Synageva: Early Morning Stock Movers
  • Inside the Preppiest Office in America
  • Energy Keeps Dragging Down Earnings: Adams