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The most dangerous part about killing Dodd-Frank

The most dangerous part about killing Dodd-Frank

Trump pledges ‘major haircut’ on bank regulations

Less than nine years after the Wall Street meltdown, the House of Representatives has voted in favor of gutting the post-crisis Dodd-Frank rules placed on big banks.

While the Financial Choice Act is …

by June 12, 2017 0 comments Finance
Trump ‘congratulates’ Turkey’s president on controversial referendum victory as Islamic leader takes sweeping powers and denounces West’s ‘crusader mentality’

Trump ‘congratulates’ Turkey’s president on controversial referendum victory as Islamic leader takes sweeping powers and denounces West’s ‘crusader mentality’

President Trump called Turkey’s Islamic president Recep Tayyip Erdogan to congratulate him on a controversial and contested referendum victory, sources in his palace said.

The referendum was on proposals to give the Turkish presidency massively enhanced powers, and bitterly divided …

by June 9, 2017 0 comments Finance
London attack: CCTV video shows terrorists laughing while planning atrocity at Ilford gym

London attack: CCTV video shows terrorists laughing while planning atrocity at Ilford gym

Footage has emerged of the London Bridge attackers laughing, joking and hugging as they plotted their rampage five days before the atrocity.

In CCTV footage obtained by The Times, the three men can be seen together outside a gym in …

by June 8, 2017 0 comments Finance
Crisis torn metal trader on the brink: Noble Group founder sees £2bn stake collapse to just £44m

Crisis torn metal trader on the brink: Noble Group founder sees £2bn stake collapse to just £44m

The founder of crisis-torn oil and metals trader Noble Group has seen his £2billion stake in the company collapse as it fights for survival.

British tycoon Richard Elman, 77, set up the firm in Hong Kong in 1986 and turned …

by June 8, 2017 0 comments Finance
The billion dollar war over maps

The billion dollar war over maps

The future of cars: Self-driving and electric

During a test drive near Ford’s Michigan headquarters, the team noticed something strange with its self-driving cars.

Each car shifted slightly at the same point in the lane "as if they were avoiding …

by June 7, 2017 0 comments Finance
CNN fires Kathy Griffin

CNN fires Kathy Griffin

Kathy Griffin apologizes for anti-Trump photo

Kathy Griffin will not be back as co-host of CNN’s annual New Year’s Eve program, the network announced Wednesday.

CNN’s decision comes one day after photos were released of Griffin that showed the comedian …

by June 1, 2017 0 comments Finance
Two Cheapest Cities in America Are in Texas

Two Cheapest Cities in America Are in Texas

The Lone Star State is home to low living costs, but that affordability can come at a price.

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Don’t mess with Texas when it comes to finding the cheapest places to live in America. The Lone Star State is …

by May 28, 2017 0 comments Finance
UK to US: we don’t trust you with Manchester attack information

UK to US: we don’t trust you with Manchester attack information

US President, Donald Trump and British Prime Minister, Theresa May are pictured ahead of a photo opportunity of leaders as they arrive for a NATO summit meeting on May 25, 2017 in Brussels, Belgium.

The Manchester attack on Monday at …

by May 26, 2017 0 comments Finance
How the Republican bill would change Obamacare

How the Republican bill would change Obamacare

Will pre-existing conditions be protected in GOP health care bill?

House Republicans finally have the votes to try to repeal and replace Obamacare.

Lawmakers are scheduled to vote Thursday after some last-minute changes to the legislation convinced enough conservatives and …

by May 24, 2017 0 comments Finance
Polls close at local and mayoral elections across UK

Polls close at local and mayoral elections across UK

Polls have now closed in local and mayoral elections in England, Wales and Scotland.

A total of 4,851 council seats are up for grabs in 88 councils – all of those in Scotland and Wales, plus 34 in England, including …

by May 24, 2017 0 comments Finance