Justin Wolfe denied bond – Alleged drug kingpin Justin Wolfe, who has spent the last 13 years in a Virginia prison, has been denied bond. [WJLA-TV]

American Airlines ends direct service to 17 cities from Reagan National under merger deal — American Airlines said Wednesday that it would end direct flights from Reagan National Airport to 17 small and midsize cities as part of the deal that paved the way for its merger with US Airways. [Washington Post]

Cooperative Extension Offers Tips for Buying a House and Other Financial Management Classes –Struggling department-store operator J.C. Penney announced it will cut 2,000 jobs and close 33 stores as it tries to get back on the path to profitability. [CBS MoneyWatch]