While U Slept. Big 5 Stories Breaking Overnight. Tuesday, July 6, 2010

July 6, 2010

THAI GOVT EXTENDS STATE OF EMERGENCY Lockdown in about a third of the country continues after recent bloody political protests, as authorities cite danger posed by anti-government instigators. (Reuters)

OBAMA AND NETANYAHU MORNING MEETING Washington talks meant to smooth over unprecedented riff between Israeli and US governments. See the day’s schedule. (Politico)

REPORT: FEDERAL GOVT WILL SUE ARIZONA OVER IMMIGRATION LAW Justice Department officials believe that enforcing immigration laws is a federal responsibility. (WashPost)

DISGRUNTLED EGYPTIAN KILLS SIX COLLEAGUES Construction company employee also injures 16 after opening fire on company bus. (AP)

WORST STILL TO COME FOR EURO, SAYS TOP ANALYST Shaun Osborne, considered the most accurate foreign-exchange forecaster, says the euro may approach parity with the dollar by 2011. (Bloomberg)


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