Financial news on June 10, 2007

Business and Financial news
Les Schwab, Who Turned a Rundown Shop Into a Tire Chain, Dies at 89

From the rundown shop Mr. Schwab bought with borrowed money, he built a chain of 410 stores throughout the West. Read more..

By ANGEL JENNINGS - The New York Times

Microsoft Finds Legal Defender in Justice Dept.

A company the government once tried to break up has been repeatedly defended by the Bush administration against charges of anticompetitive conduct. Read more..

By STEPHEN LABATON - The New York Times

Russian Airline to Buy 22 Planes From Boeing

The deal between the Boeing Company and Aeroflot, the Russian national airline, defied the souring political relations between the United States and Russia. Read more..

By ANDREW E. KRAMER - The New York Times

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