Business briefs: Journalists honored

Five journalists who covered the mosttumultuous of 20th century times are being honored by the Postal Service. The journalists being honored are: Martha Gellhorn, John Hersey, George Polk, Ruben Salazar and Eric Sevareid.

Thomas Enders

The Airbus chief executive has denied allegations of insider trading stemming from the sale of shares in parent company EADS (EAD) amid problems with the A380 “superjumbo” jet. In a letter sent to Airbus employees, Enders said that when he exercised stock options in November 2005, “there was no reason to believe it would be improper.”

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