Big Oil back in Iraq

Iraq prepares to auction off oil contracts to foreign oil companies; Exxon Mobil and 34 others prepare to bid. (WSJ)

Obama takes stronger stance, condemns Iran’s crackdown. (NYT)

Citigroup to offer smaller bonuses, but will increase salaries by as much as 50%. (NYT)

Missing SC guv was in Argentina, not hiking on the Appalachian Trail as claimed. (WSJ)

Cuomo‘s money manager received state pension funds to invest, presenting possible conflict of interest. (Bloomberg)

JPM, BofA, Citi top world’s strongest zombie banks list. (Reuters)