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Banks' Debit Card Fee Comments Under Justice Department Review

Nov 22nd 2011

The U.S. Department of Justice has launched a review of comments and actions banks and trade associations made when rolling out new con...

Supreme Court to Decide if Classics Remain in Public Domain

Nov 22nd 2011

An orchestra conductor is a lead plaintiff in a case challenging U.S. Congress' authority to remove celebrated works from the public domain.

Madoff's Ex-Senior Trader Cops to Duping Clients With Fake Trades

Nov 21st 2011

David Kugel, who started working at Bernie Madoff's firm from the 1970s until its 2008 demise, pled guilty to six-counts of bank a...

House Democrat Introduces OCCUPIED Constitutional Amendment to Ban Corporate Money in Politics

Nov 22nd 2011

U.S. Rep. Ted Deutch, D-Fla., has introduced the first proposal directly inspired by the Occupy Wall Street movement.

Income Gap in America Widening, Middle Being Hollowed Out [GRAPHS]

Nov 21st 2011

Since 1980, the wage gap in America has widened in a phenomenon known as “job polarization,” stated economists Jaison R.

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Opposition to Online Piracy Legislation Grows Among Lawmakers

A bipartisan bill to combat online piracy is running into bipartisan opposition over the broad language in the Stop Online Piracy Act, or SOPA.