Business News Archive - March 07, 2006
General Motors Corp. said on Tuesday it would reduce pensions for salaried employees and shift to a defined contribution plan as part of a broad cost-cutting program it says is vital to its survival.
Former Enron Corp Chief Financial Officer Andrew Fastow testified through tears on Tuesday that he routinely inflated earnings, hid losses and deceived investors with the blessing of his boss, Jeffrey Skilling.
- The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
- A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
- To mutter deliriously.