President Barack Obama wants nearly all Americans to have access to
speedy wireless services. He's promoting that plan in a small city in
Michigan that's becoming a model for how the Internet can bring
prosperity to far-flung places.
LinkedIn Corp., the company behind the largest website for professional
networking, plans to raise at least $175 million in an initial public
offering of stock that could open the IPO floodgates for other widely
used online services that connect people with common interests.