St. John Lady Eagles earned a pair of key victories last week before the announcement of their LHSAA Div. IV playoff seeding. SJHS opened play last week at Plaquemine High for the annual Pink Game and came away with a 9-4 victory. The Lady Eagles jumped out to an early 5-0 lead after 2.5 innings over the Lady Devils before PHS tacked on one run in the bottom of the third.
BERLIN-Of the countless memorials testifying to Germany's legacy of concentrated security and unchecked surveillance, the Stasi Museum in Berlin is one of the more explicit. Emerging in 1950 as the security arm of the German Democratic Republic, the Stasi earned particular infamy over its nearly four-decade existence for the spying operations it conducted on its own citizens, and how it wielded that intelligence to control people's lives.
Three former foreign exchange traders who worked at some of the world's largest banks were indicted yesterday (January 10) on a conspiracy charge to manipulate EUR/USD, one of the most actively traded currency pairs, and eliminate competition.