Somali pirates seized a Greek-owned ship on the Gulf of Aden. The pirates made out with $25 million worth of I.O.Us.
Japan's prime minister is under fire for the outfit he wore at a BBQ in Japan. It was a colorful 80's -style plad shirt. Opponents say this shows he is out of touch with the people. It didn't help that he was playing "Turning Japanese"on his tape recorder.
Wal-Mart is donation 1.1 billion pounds of food to food banks. The food is going to impoverished people around the world or as Wal-Mart calls it, an employee picnic.