Sacramento PD: Man arrested for chomping on snake McClatchy (hat tip Buzz Potamkin)
German Farmer Captures a Famous Runaway New York Times (hat tip Buzz Potamkin)
Lenders suspend Greek bail-out talks Financial Times
Murdoch family divided as News Corporation crisis comes to a head Guardian (hat tip Buzz Potamkin)
More of the Same in a Mortgage Plan New York Times. The lede is remarkably annoying: “Washington has already made Herculean efforts [to help borrowers].” If you believe that, I have a bridge I’d like to sell you.
Iowa Says State AG Accord Won’t Release Banks From Liability Bloomberg (hat tip Lisa Epstein), Note the headline makes a much bigger statement than the piece itself.
Pouring the Red Ink Down the Sink Counterpunch (hat tip reader Carol B)
Lots of Vitriol for Fed Chief, Despite Facts New York Times. Looks defensive and planted
U.S. Sues Big Banks Over Home Mortgages Wall Street Journal
FHFA Files Suit Against 17 Banks Dave Dayen, FireDogLake
Dismal Jobs Report Puts Policy Makers on the Spot New York Times
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