Down to the wire

Times Company issues ultimatum to Boston Globe unions, will begin shutdown process today without major concessions. (Boston Globe)

Citi and BofA will make one last attempt today to convince Treasury and Fed that stress test results were too pessimistic. (FT)

Lobbyists at National Pork Producers Council struggle to contain swine flu’s hit to industry. (WaPo)

NY Fed chair sat on Goldman board and owned stock in violation of Fed conflict of interest policies. (WSJ)

Jack Kemp dies at 73. (NYT)