INTERNATIONAL. Peregrine Financial Group, a futures brokerage with US$396 million in customer funds, is being investigated in the US for alleged missing money as founder Russell Wasendorf Sr. unsuccessfully attempted suicide.
INTERNATIONAL. Syria will miss a major deadline next week in the program to destroy its chemical weapons production facilities, sources at the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons said.
INTERNATIONAL. A catastrophic disaster can - and will - happen again if the lessons of Macondo and other similar incidents are not learned and shared routinely; Change required to prevent future disasters, industry warned.