Billionaire Wilbur Ross invited Paul Ryan over for lunch. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and Wells Fargo & Co. bankers met with Rand Paul at a fundraiser in Atlanta. Investor Rob Arnott dropped in on Ted Cruz.
Republican David Jolly won a special election in Florida’s 13th Congressional District, upsetting a Democratic rival in a race that drew at least $8.8 million in spending by outside groups as both parties cast it as a test for Obamacare and November’s midterm elections.
Oscar Pistorius’s defense team will seek to resume an attempt to discredit a witness who testified the athlete was reckless with guns, after accusing the friend of aligning his testimony with other witnesses.
U.S. stocks fell from near a record while Treasuries climbed, as copper and crude oil led commodities lower amid concern that signs of a slowing economy in China will hurt demand. The yen strengthened.