The U.S. government has agreed to provide an $85 billion emergency loan to rescue the huge insurer AIG, the The Federal Reserve said Tuesday. The Fed said the U.S. Treasury Department was in full support of the decision.
The Iowa State Fair is adding pineapple and salad to the food fairgoers can buy on a stick, adding to traditional favorites, such as corn dogs and the pork chop.
Joe Beck, a jazz guitarist who collaborated with artists such as Frank Sinatra, Miles Davis and James Brown, died July 22. He was 62.
Scott Dixon came out of the pits first after the final caution of the day and held on to win the 92nd running of the Indianapolis 500 Sunday. It was the New Zealander’s first victory in the world’s biggest race.