Peter Mullin , owner of one of the world’s largest private collections of classic French automobiles, points to a 1935 Hispano-Suiza J12 Cabriolet sitting among 60 other cars in his museum in Southern California.
Australia will swear in replacements for two exiting government ministers today as Prime Minister Julia Gillard tries to minimize disruption caused by twin resignations within a week of setting the date for an election.
When the London Metal Exchange was founded in the days of steamships, contracts were priced three months out to reflect the time it took to get tin from Southeast Asia or copper from Chile. These days, it can take twice as long to get aluminum out of an LME-approved warehouse in Detroit.
“The Other Woman,” a romantic comedy from 21st Century Fox Inc. starring Cameron Diaz, elbowed aside “Captain America: The Winter Soldier,” the returning superhero blockbuster, to take first place in its weekend debut.