PRESS DIGEST - Wall Street Journal - April 11
April 11 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
* The fallout from General Motors Co's troubled recalls escalated on Thursday with the auto maker raising its estimated costs to $1.3 billion and suspending two engineers involved in fateful early decisions.(r.reuters.com/vyr48v)
* PG&E Corp will offer a $250,000 reward for information resulting in the arrest and conviction of people who attacked its Metcalf transmission substation near San Jose, California, last year.(r.reuters.com/wyr48v)
* China's tougher stance on imports of genetically modified corn is roiling U.S. agribusiness, largely halting trade in the biggest U.S. crop in its fastest growing market. By one industry estimate, exports are down by 85 percent compared with last year. (r.reuters.com/xyr48v)
* After a decade-long probe into SAC Capital Advisors LP, federal prosecutors won approval of a $1.8 billion settlement with the hedge fund but appear to have all but given up efforts to charge its billionaire founder, Steven A. Cohen. (r.reuters.com/zyr48v) Continuación...