Top Stories: Labor Nominee Coming; Cyprus Bailout Shakes Markets
Posted: March 18, 2013
Also: Convicts who made dramatic escape captured in Canada; University of Central Florida locked down after apparent student suicide and discovery of weapons, explosive devices.
Thomas E. Perez, assistant attorney general at the Justice Department's Civil Rights Division, is expected to be President Obama's nominee for the post of Labor secretary.
Our early headlines:
After Steubenville Guilty Verdicts, Grand Jury To Weigh More Charges
Cyprus Bailout To Hit Depositors, Sends Shivers Through Markets
After Helicopter Jail Break, Two Cons Recaptured In Canada
World Baseball Classic Heads For Dramatic Finish
Book News: Anger After Chicago School District Removes 'Persepolis'
Other stories in the news:
-- In Orlando, University Of Central Florida Student Dies In Suspected Suicide; Weapons, Explosives Found In Dorm. ( ) The Orlando Sentinel -- "Six Held Over India Rape Of Swiss Woman." ( BBC News) -- Obama To Nominate Assistant U.S. Attorney Gen. Thomas Perez To Be Labor Secretary. ( ) The Washington Post
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