Banks reap billions in wake of stress tests

Stress-tested TARP banks, including JP Morgan and Morgan Stanley, have raised $85 billion in last month by selling new stock. (WSJ)

Sessions, top Republican on Senate Judiciary Committee, was once rejected from federal judgeship for views on race. (WaPo)

Justice Department investigating recruiting practices by Silicon Valley companies including Google, Yahoo, and Apple. (NYT)

In surprise move, Pallotta liquidates $800 million Raptor Fund. (NYT)

SEC to begin requiring disclosure of non-executive compensation schemes. (WSJ)