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2016 - Campaign Finance


State investigation finds Triepke campaign violated campaign finance laws
Letter: Campaign finance loopholes need to be closed (Gazette)
Martin letter: Campaign finance reform
Vance Controversy Spotlights Lax Campaign Finance Rules for District Attorneys
Denney: Review of more sweeping campaign finance law change draft led to 2nd, more modest one


2016 - Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders' Senate campaign spent nearly $40G on private jets last quarter
Bernie Sanders Cancels Appearance At Women's Convention To Go To Puerto Rico
Now Bernie Sanders Isn’t Speaking at the Women’s Convention
Bernie Sanders bows out of Women's Convention to make trip to Puerto Rico
Ted Cruz Made a Larry David Joke During the Debate With Bernie Sanders


Trade - Trade Promotion Authority

Republicans gear up to fight Trump over Nafta
As NAFTA Re-Negotiation Stalls, Family Farmers Lose Hope
Free trade agreements least favoured Ghana
The end of the trade debate as we know it
Department of Trade and Industry of Republic o : PH eyes active participation in global construction arena


Trade - Trans Pacific Partnership

U.S. Lurks as Spoiler Threat at Asia-Pacific Trade Talks
Getting rid of NAFTA would be a disaster (Editorial)
Trans-Pacific deal possible in November
Standing up for trade
After The Failed Trans-Pacific Partnership: What Comes Next?


Trade - Transatlantic Trade & Investment Partnership

A Tale of Two Transparencies: Why The EU And Activists Will Always Disagree Over Trade Deal Negotiations
Defeating the dictators’ clique
Why the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership Is More Important Than TPP
Transatlantic Trade And Investment Partnership: European Opposition To The TTIP Trade Pact Worries US
Toward a Transatlantic Energy Alliance? Liberalization of Energy Trade in the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership


Trade - Trade in Services Agreement

Privacy Is Not a Barrier to Trade
The Trade in Services Agreement: Stealth Block to Monetary Reform
Government may reverse opposition to trade in services agreement
India-ASEAN Free Trade Agreement in services, investments to ink in December in Bali
China Asks to Join the Trade in Services Agreement Talks


Misc - Kalifa Haftar

300-page complaint submitted to US government against warlord Khalifa Haftar - The Libya Observer
Libya six years on: No regrets over Gaddafi's demise | News | Al ... - Aljazeera.com
Haftar says force remains option in Libya but political solution best - Reuters
Khalifa Haftar: Libyan Army is launching legitimate war in Sabratha - The Libya Observer
Reestablishing security is the key for development: Haftar - Egypttoday (blog)


Misc - Capital Flight

Dangote, BUA Cement, Others Save Nigeria $2bn Capital Flight
FPCCI warns of capital flight due to ban on high-rises
Op-Ed: It’s time to acknowledge the impact of capital flight on developing countries
Senate Committee Probe Rakes in N140 Billion for FG
Russian Capital Flight Could Nearly Double in 2014


Misc - Debt Ceiling

The accounting fraud behind the debt ceiling
White House without a plan to address debt ceiling
A US debt ceiling crisis 'certainly would be rating relevant,' S&P says
Brazil's Oi proposes 25 percent limit to debt-for-equity swap
Zim misses statutory, Sadc limit on debt


Misc - Share Buybacks

The Toronto-Dominion Bank Completes Second Share Repurchase Program in connection with Amended Normal Course Issuer Bid
BRIEF-Temenos Group raises 2017 outlook, share buyback approved
Value Line, Inc. Announces a Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.18 per Common Share and Reaffirms Share Buyback Program
HPE pledges $2.5B share buyback, but it delivers a weak fiscal 2018 outlook
Winnebago Jumps On Strong Earnings Growth, Stock Buyback


Misc - Exxon Mobil (climate change)

Exxon Mobil Q3 Earnings Preview
ExxonMobil acquires oil storage facility to support Permian Basin
Exxon Mobil adds to its Permian push
Exxon buys terminal for its push into the Permian Basin
Exxon Mobil Expands With Permian Basin Terminal Acquisition


Misc - Vienna Talks on Syria

Israel won’t let Syria become Iranian base, Liberman tells Russians
EU: Vienna talks on Syria ‘substantial’
Syria conflict: Iran to attend talks in Vienna
Kerry in Vienna for Syria talks including Iran, Saudis
Vienna summit on Syria war offers 'promising opportunity' for a peace process


Portugal - Parliament

Parliament to debate wildfires
Portugal sees silver lining in Spain's Catalan clouds
Portugal minister resigns over deadly wildfires
Portugal plans tax attack on salty snacks in 2018
Probe blames poor evacuation plans in deadly Portugal fire


Portugal - Austerity

Portugal minister resigns over deadly wildfires
German minister Schaeuble bows out, convictions intact
Portugal beyond austerity
Austerity: Portugal is on a different path to Greece and Spain – here’s why
Portugal is upgraded out of junk status and its markets jump


Greece - Public Issue Polling

Political Barometer 154, March 2016 – SPECIAL ISSUE: Attitudes towards the UN and NATO
Political Barometer 154, March 2016 – SPECIAL ISSUE: Attitudes towards refugees
Political Barometer 151, December 2015 – SPECIAL ISSUE: Attitudes towards refugees
Greek elections 9/2015 – KKE’s voter demographics
Greek elections 9/2015 – PASOK-DIMAR’s voter demographics


Greece - SYRIZA

Greece’s Greens Party is Split Over Support for Ruling SYRIZA
For Ordinary Greeks, Has Greece's Battered Economy Turned the Corner?
Syriza government is strengthening social justice and equality
Spotlight: China propels global economy through sustainable development
What Syriza’s Victory Means for LGBTQ Rights in Greece


Greece - Alexis Tsipras

Mr Tsipras goes to Washington
Live stream: President Trump holds joint press conference with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras
Trump welcomes Greece’s Tsipras to White House
Tsipras Says He Didn’t Feel ‘Threatened’ by Trump
Tsipras to EU leaders: Turkey developments affect policy, security in Greece


Greece - Yanis Varoufakis

Yanis Varoufakis Warns Euro Will Fail and Will Bring EU Down With it
Review: Talking to My Daughter About the Economy by Yanis Varoufakis
Greek crisis veteran Varoufakis warns euro is designed to FAIL and will bring EU with it
Sikorski and Varoufakis offer PM Brexit advice
Costa Gavras to turn Varoufakis' book into a film


Greece - Euclid Tsakalotos

Lagarde and Tsakalotos Agree on Timely Completion of Greek Third Review
Personalised banknotes for Schaeuble's farewell party
Schäuble receives €100 notes with his face at farewell party
Schaeuble Leaves, But His Ideas Are Here to Stay
Greece targets faster growth, bigger primary surplus in 2018 draft budget


Greece - Greek Parliament

Greek Banks Face ‘Gangs’ in Bad-Loans Battle With Defaulters
Greek MPs drop corruption probe into former minister
Greek police cut down to size: EU court rules for women
Greece passes gender identity law amid church protest
Hungary Parliament Member Fears George Soros Will Influence Election


Greece - Austerity

‘The denial of austerity’s impact on social services is truly shocking’
British productivity slump – all down to George Osborne’s austerity obsession
It's time to grow our way out of austerity - CBI Budget submission
Saudi needs Aramco billions as recession slows austerity drive (ERES, UDCD, 2290, 2010, 8020)
Politicians ‘spawned fallacies’ about war to justify military austerity – British Army chief


Greece - Helenic Insider

German election’s message to Greece: looks like Grexit is coming
“Apocalyptic scenes” in northern Greece as “economic migrants” fight with ‘refugees’ over who gets to head north to Germany
The glorious EU. Greek students now forced into prostitution to buy a cheese pie or sandwich
41 years! That’s how long Turkey has been illegally occupying Cyprus and violating its airspace
While Syria (not Syriza) steals news headlines…Greek farmers stage massive protest amid EU austerity
Unemployment continues to grow is an already dreadful jobs environment in Greece
Molotovs thrown at police in Athens, mark a bizarre Syriza sponsored protest against the austerity it will enforce [Video]
The EU’s next headache is coming not from Greece but Portugal, as pro EU gov falls
Greek government is seriously considering opening a safe passage for refugees in exchange for EU cash
Amazing Infograph shows massive flow of migrants into Europe. Standing tightly together, they fit on 8 football fields
EU predicts that 3 million more migrants could arrive in Europe by the end 2017
November hits Greece with a wave of planned strikes, protests and work stoppages


Greece - Macropolis

Athens aiming to intensify talks with neighbours
Industrial turnover remains on growth path with 6.1 pct rise in Aug
Trust in Greek banking system shaky, survey suggests
Central Government Net Cash Position
Tsipras returns from US with positive sentiment but absence of tangible results
Revised GDP data shows recession for 2016, higher growth in 2014
Opposition parties seek renewal as Tsipras visits Washington
Budget primary surplus at 4.5 bln in 9-month, below target on lower revenues, higher tax refunds
Greece bottom of table for gender equality progress in EU
Despite talks in US, review still looms large
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Greece - Golden Dawn

Golden Dawn Announces appointment of Director & Corporate Advisory & Media Communications Agreement - GlobeNewswire (press release)
Serpent Power's 'Golden Dawn' Is Mind-Blowing - Clash Magazine
Golden Dawn Announces Closing of Final Tranche of Private Placement for $294233.50 - GlobeNewswire (press release)
Golden Dawn Commences Dewatering and Rehabilitation of Lexington Mine - GlobeNewswire (press release)
Cruise season's golden dawn - Otago Daily Times


Europe - European Parliament

MPs visit European Parliament in Brussels
Public confidence in the EU and its Parliament continues to grow
Essity Receives Recognition in European Parliament for Unique Recycling Service
European children teach MEPs how to code in the EU Parliament
Armenian provocation in European Parliament prevented


Europe - Angela Merkel

Angela Merkel has 'absolutely no doubts' about securing Brexit deal
Angela Merkel says there is 'zero indication' Brexit talks will fail
Merkel seeks EU's patience as Germany forms new government
Merkel sends positive signal to May on Brexit talks
Angela Merkel suggests EU is ready to begin post-Brexit trade talks


Europe - Jeroen Dijsselbloem

Netherlands' Dijsselbloem to leave Dutch politics: paper
Eurogroup head Jeroen Dijsselbloem to quit Dutch politics
Eurogroup chief Dijsselbloem to quit Dutch politics
Jeroen Dijsselbloem to leave Dutch politics
Netherlands' Dijsselbloem to remain head of Eurogroup


Europe - Franois Hollande

Francois Hollande Now Works Part-Time in a Mega Campus for Startups
'Double fault' François Hollande DENOUNCES Donald Trump's threat to pull Iran nuclear deal
Francois Hollande denounces "faults" of foreign policy of Donald Trump
Hollande's protégé Azoulay wins UNESCO's top job
Hollande slams Trump's hardline stance on Iran nuclear deal


Europe - Wolfgang Schaeuble

On trip to U.S., Germany's Schaeuble warns against protectionism
German Minister Schaeuble Bows Out, Convictions Intact
Germany's Schaeuble says soft Brexit best way to minimise damage
Wolfgang Schäuble is gone but his disastrous legacy will continue
Euro finance chiefs weigh in on Schaeuble’s gloomy warning of a global crisis


Europe - Jean-Claude Juncker

EU's Juncker says assumes won't end up with 'no deal' on Brexit
May, Juncker call for faster Brexit talks
May and Juncker agree to 'accelerate' Brexit talks
British PM dines with Juncker to break Brexit deadlock
Theresa May, Jean-Claude Juncker Call for Faster Brexit Talks


Europe - Pierre Moscovici

EU's Pierre Moscovici on France, Populism, Brexit - Presented by: The Aol. On Network
House: Burt on uncertainty in Europe
Moscovici Says Institutions Should Return to Athens on Oct. 23
US moves closer to EU position on taxing tech giants
Shock, outrage and concern: reactions to Caruana Galizia's murder pour in


Europe - Christine Lagarde

IMF's Christine Lagarde talks bitcoin and the future of money
IMF head Lagarde warns of rising risks to global economy
Statement by IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde on Meeting with Greece Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras
No Change in IMF Policy on Iran: Lagarde
IMF's Christine Lagarde to stand trial over fraud case


Europe - Mario Draghi

High noon for the ECB, Draghi at the QE Corral
Draghi says ECB must be ‘persistent’ with monetary policy in face of weak inflation
Draghi doesn't see 'bubbly situation' in Europe
Draghi Says ECB Should Be Patient, Persistent With Monetary Policy
Draghi: Time for financial reforms


Europe - European Business

The society of the future looks nothing like you might imagine
Cross-channel trade continues to grow despite Brexit fears
EU-India relations come full-circle
Parliament poll: Public confidence in the EU is growing
Crisis reputation management: quick steps for Kobeiko and brand Japan
Taiwan will continue to press for close cross-strait relations with mainland China
Artificial Intelligence: The end of the human race?
Ending inequality between countries: not by trade alone
The shape of hierarchy and why it matters
BitLocation in talks to bring Bitcoin Trading to the High Street


Europe - eurozone

Eurozone current account surplus widens
The Case For Eurozone Stocks
Eurozone Construction Output Contracts In August
Eurozone Trade Headlines Light Release Schedule on Monday
Warning: 43% of Giant Eurozone Banks in Danger


Northern Ireland

Brexit: Northern Ireland needs specific solution - May
Brexit will be a 'disaster' for Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland manager O'Neill banned for drunk driving
Storm Brian: Northern Ireland forecast to void worst of 'weather bomb'
Northern Ireland football manager Michael O'Neill fined and banned for drink driving


Spain - Mariano Rajoy

Mariano Rajoy calls Catalonia crisis "unacceptable" during press conference
Spain to present measures to impose direct rule on October 21: PM Rajoy
The Latest: Rajoy to deliver statement on Catalonia
Mariano Rajoy : Spain PM threatens to suspend Catalonia's autonomy
Spanish Cabinet meets on Catalonia; Rajoy to address parl't


Spain - Podemos

Podemos’ Alternative for Catalonia
“When will you bring back socialism?”
Catalonia, a Spanish leftist’s view
Spain ready to go 'nuclear' on Catalonia as final independence deadline nears
EU shying away from Catalan independence issue: Spanish MEP


Spain - Ciudadanos

Spain’s leader prepares to unveil specific Catalan measures
Catalan leader pressured from all sides
Spanish Leader Says Separatists Violate EU Rules
The Latest: EU leaders back Spain in Catalonia dispute
Spanish PM defends decision of suspending autonomy of Catalonia


Spain - Euro Weekly

Spanish police identify 800 British tourists accused of sickness scams
First Spanish Butterfly Skin reference centres set to be presented
Jet2 adds extra summer seats to Spain from former Monarch bases
LUCKY PUNTER: €840,000 goes to lottery winner on Costa del Sol
Seat delays naming new car model as Cataluña crisis deepens


Spain - Catalan Independence

Meet the two jailed activists behind Catalonia’s independence movement
Spain to revoke Catalonia's autonomy as it threatens to formally declare independence
Spain Sets Stage to Take Control of Catalonia in Independence Fight
Spain to trigger direct rule on Catalonia to crush independence bid
Catalonia Independence Crisis Tests Spanish Premier’s Patient Approach


Italy - Beppo Grillo

In Italian Schools, Reading, Writing and Recognizing Fake News
There’s an election in Italy next year – and M5S has some familiar problems
What to Make of the New Leader of Italy’s Populist Five Star Movement
Austrian right's election success will reverberate around Europe
There would be loads of cheap lamb, but that's one of the few positives.


United Kingdom - TUSC

Spain to suspend Catalonia's autonomy in response to independence threat
'We want a socialist as PM': Hard-left Militant group and RMT Union back Jeremy Corbyn
First socialist MP candidate selected for Lincoln
IN MY VIEW: Mike Marx of the Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition (TUSC)
Former Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition councillor Kevin Bennett Calls for referendum on Warrington's devolution plans


United Kingdom - Labour Party

Labour Party accused of having misogyny problem as MPs condemn Clive Lewis for saying 'get on your knees b----'
New Zealand First says supports Labour Party for government
Kiwi tumbles after Labour Party wins support to form government
Clive Lewis tells ITV News Anglia comment at Labour party rally was 'totally unacceptable'
North Ayrshire SNP group accuse Labour party of deliberately misleading public


United Kingdom - Brexit

'No deal' on Brexit looms over a long eight weeks for Theresa May
Brexit: UK could struggle with 'huge' border changes as immigration checks to soar by 230%
U.K. Plc Not Sold on Merkel’s ‘Warmer Words’ on Brexit
Brexit leaked documents reveal EU will begin trade talks with Britain in December
There might be one good thing about a hard Brexit after all


Colombia - Labor

Where conflict once reigned in Colombia, coffee beans now grow
When Immigration Becomes a Pathway to Exploitation
Colombia: Inclusion for Peace Fact Sheet, October 2017
Being a trade unionist in Guatemala will get you killed


Special - Alien Tort Statute

Justice Gorsuch’s strange detour in Alien Tort Statute case
SCOTUS Finally Faces Issue of Corporate Liability Under Alien Tort Statute
Tag Archives: 1789 Alien Tort Statute
Supreme Court Hears Law on Human Rights Suits Against Firms
Supreme Court must consider corporate liability under the Alien Tort Statue through the lens of universal human rights, not terrorism


Special - Bankruptcy

Creditors win closely watched appeal in Momentive bankruptcy
O’Fallon, Mo., couple gets probation for concealing assets during bankruptcy
Colony Capital Has Three-Week Window to Avert Weinstein Co. Bankruptcy (EXCLUSIVE)
VidAngel Uses Bankruptcy Strategy To Fend Off Studios
Bob Bender, former Fox Theater promoter, files for bankruptcy


Special - Burundi

Burundi’s faith leaders renew commitment to peace and reconciliation
In troubled Burundi, Catholic bishops say parties should dialogue for peace
If UN is to be credible, it must act on Burundi
Burundi: Inzu Zirenga 300 Zarononywe n'Imvura i Makamba
Refugee Stories Set in Iowa Inspire Food Insecurity Play


Special - Iraq Oil Report

This Is What Victory Over ISIS Looks Like
With Loss of Its Caliphate, ISIS May Return to Guerrilla Roots
Iraq Will Remain United
Khurmala in the crosshairs
America Is in Denial About Iraq


Special - Quantitative Easing

Quantitative Easing vs. Currency Manipulation
BOJ Governor Kuroda pledges to stick with quantitative easing
Yellen says Fed might turn to QE in another downturn
How To Wipe Out Puerto Rico’s Debt
Should-Read: Luigi Iovino and Dmitriy Sergeyev: Quantitative Easing without Rational Expectations


Business - Financial Transaction Tax

The Community Financial Corporation Reports a 44% Increase in Net Income for the Nine Months Ended
A US Financial Transaction Tax
G20 fails to endorse financial transaction tax
Financial Transaction Tax Debate Heats Up


Business - Japan Economy

Debt, old age, stagnation: Japan's economy faces huge challenges
Japan's Motegi thinks voters appreciate government's economic policies
Japan: Economy still in great shape but sales tax hike is looming – Danske Bank
Japan's Economy, Stocks Gather Steam Ahead Of Sunday Election
Japan's Economic Model Leads Way In Nationalizing Debt


Business - China Economy

China says winter smog battle to have limited impact on economy
China’s economy grows 6.8% in third quarter
China’s Economy Grew Steadily, Thanks to Loans and Homes
China’s Bright Economic Future Is Bound Up in the Past
China Building Top Military and Economy, But 'West May Not Be Able to Understand' Its Rise to Power


Business - CRB Index

Subject [PATCH 3/4] char/tpm: Improve a size determination in nine functions
Global economy strengthening many equities and commodities beneficiaries
Fund liquidation, harvest-friendly weather weigh on cotton futures
Sharemarkets are almost immune to bad news
Hedge fund dynamics mean 'feeder cattle prices to underperform'


Business - Baltic Dry Index

Baltic Dry Index Showing Signs Worst Might Be Over - Presented by: The Aol. On Network
Milaha to benefit from global shipping industry earnings
Clean Marine Launches Compact Allstream Scrubber with New Multi-Vessel Order
Why investors are paying attention to the Baltic Dry Index again
Check Out Where The Baltic Dry Index Is


Business - Shanghai Containerized Freight Index

Spot container rates fall on major trades
China Containerized Freight Index Collapses
Milaha to benefit from global shipping industry earnings
Shipping indices, trade and what’s in store for India
Shipping rates trade under way


Business - Industrial Materials Price Index

Chinese demand energizes global copper prices
Canada July industrial product price -1.5% vs -0.7% expected
China producer price growth hits 6-month high
The S&P 500 (.INX), And Why the Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Is Down Today
China's industrial profits grow faster in first eight months


Business - Oil Export Ban

Time to sanction Venezuelan oil exports
Crude or condensate? The dilemma over Nigeria's oil-cut exemption
China’s purchase of Bakken oil marks Continental’s first overseas sale
Continental Resources (CLR) Sells 1M Barrels of Bakken Oil for Export to China
Soaring Shale Development is Driving Record U.S. Oil and LNG Exports


Business - ECRI

Even in hospitals, opioids can cause harm
US Dollar Index and Treasury Yields Are Strong in the Early Hours
CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures higher on US tax reform move
ECRI Weekly Leading Index: 'Finding The Root Cause Of Recessions'
TSX futures higher on US tax reform move


Business - Financial Transparency Coalition

Do you pay your taxes? Maybe your gender has something to do with it
Swiss Politicians seek to block automatic exchange of banking information with developing countries
Coalition News: Transitions at the FTC
The 3rd International Conference on Beneficial Ownership Registries in Buenos Aires
Parliament’s tax transparency compromise leaves back door for corporate secrecy


Business - Corruption

Rio Olympic head leaves prison; will face corruption charges
Expert Sees Risk of Corruption in Trump Deals
Pakistani court indicts ex-PM Sharif in 3rd corruption case
Ramaphosa Condemns Corruption in South Africa Amid Rumors He’ll Be Fired
Ex-Brazilian Olympic chief charged, released in Rio corruption case


Business - Subprime Lending

Subprime Auto Loan Co. Execs Get Jail Time For $11M Fraud
Fresh hell: Subprime car loans
If the rules are right, digital microlending could play role in subprime market
This is the craziest mortgage scheme I’ve ever seen
Two Obama Holdovers Are Sowing Seeds for Another Subprime Collapse


Business - JDSupra Business Advisor - Employment

California Enacts New Law Expanding Parental Leave to Small Employers
Global In-House Centers in India, v2.0
Health Reform Rollercoaster
Deeper Dive into Statistics Confirm Rise in Sex Harassment Cases...With Some Caveats
IRS Publishes Pension Plan Limitations for 2018
IRS Announces Employee Benefit Plan Limits for 2018
The Higher They Are, The Harder You Fall
The Latest on President Trump's Executive Order
Deeper Dive into Statistics Confirm Rise in Sex Harassment Cases...With Some Caveats
New Law Governs Immigrant Worksite Enforcement Actions in California
Washington's New Biometric Privacy Statute and How It Compares to Illinois and Texas Law
Trump’s Third Travel Ban Suspended In Part
6 Ways Employers Sink Their Own Ships
Protected Conduct or Hate Speech? Managing Diverse Viewpoints in the Workplace
Under Pressure: Form I-9 Compliance Increasingly Important as ICE Quadruples Workplace Enforcement
IRS Announces Year 2018 Retirement Plan Limits
Third Circuit Affirms Bright-Line FLSA Rule on Short Breaks, and Rejects Employer’s ‘Good-Faith’ Absent Disclosure of Legal Advice
So You Want to Give Your Employee a Bonus?
Are You Doing Enough to Protect Your Company's Secrets?
[Webinar] Long Term Care Employment Issues That Arise in Medical Malpractice Litigation - November 15th, 12:30pm ET
Employment Law Letter - Fall 2017
What Behavioral Psychology Has to Do With Union Avoidance: Reflections From a Labor Lawyer
NYC Commission on Human Rights Releases FAQs on Salary History Law in Advance of October 31 Effective Date
Proposal to outlaw “unrepresentative” enterprise agreements – when will an enterprise agreement be undone?
Is the New Moral Exemption From ACA Contraceptive Coverage a Game Changer?


Business - JDSupra Business Advisor - Finance

Supreme Court to Review Antitrust Suit Over AmEx Merchant Rules
In the Wake of Equifax: What Auto Dealers Need to Know About Data Privacy
CFPB Files Complaint Alleging Debt-Relief Providers Misrepresented Affiliation with U.S. Government
[Video] This Week in FCPA-Episode 73
CFPB Student Loan Ombudsman issues sixth annual report
High Alert for California Employers and Employers Nationwide for the Second Wave of FCRA Class Actions
CEO Pay Ratio Disclosure Rule – Implementation Considerations
Cryptocurrency Update: CFTC Reaffirms Jurisdiction Over Certain Virtual Currency Transactions
Expect Focus - Life Insurance, Volume III - September 2017
This Week In Securities Litigation
CFPB releases consumer protection principles for consumer-authorized sharing of financial information
FinCEN Provides FBAR Relief To Victims Of The California Wildfires
[Video] Day 15 of One Month to More Effective Compliance for Business Ventures- Tying It All Together for Joint Ventures
The Potential Demise of LIBOR
Trump To Nominate Competition-Focused Simons for FTC Chair, CP-Focused Chopra for Commissioner; Reports of Philips for Additional Seat
Clean Robotics: Massachusetts Clean Energy Center Accepting Funding Proposals for Innovative Robotics Solutions, Investment and M&A in the Sector Growing
Restructuring and Insolvency Bulletin Issue 2 - 2017: An update on COMI shifting to take advantage of the best insolvency tools to restructure debt and cram down dissenting or hold-out creditors
Cybersecurity, Data Breaches Continue to Make Headlines
New NYS Regulations Seek To Reign In Title Insurance Marketing Practices
[Event] 1st Annual FinTech Update - November 9th, Chicago, IL
The Acquisition and Leveraged Finance Review – Russia
Financial Services Weekly News - October 2017
The Acquisition and Leveraged Finance Review – Germany
Your Daily Dose of Financial News
SBA Publishes Final Rule Regarding Ability of SBICs to Finance Passive Businesses


Business - LIBOR

LPC: JDA, Surgery Partners add flexibility for future without Libor - Reuters
Bank of England says reliance on Libor poses risk to stability - Reuters
Citi, Deutsche Bank, HSBC agree to pay $132 million to settle Libor claims - Reuters
Libor Payouts Will Never End But On The Bright Side Banks Hardly ... - Dealbreaker
Ice's Sprecher criticises Libor replacement push - Risk.net


Business - Volcker Rule

Paul Volcker's Memoir Will Be Less Arousing Than Warren Buffett's - Dealbreaker
ABA Offers Three Regulatory Fixes for Volcker Rule - ABA Banking Journal (blog)
Banks Push OCC To Simplify The Volcker Rule - Law360
Fed's Powell "confident" regulators can ease Volcker Rule - Nasdaq
US Volcker Rule not fit for purpose, says SIFMA - Securities Lending Times


Business - FCPA

FCPA and Healthcare: The DOJ's New Bedfellows - Lexology
Whatever Happened to the FCPA's Foreign Conduct Requirement How the FCPA is Being Used to Police Domestic ... - The National Law Review
Absolution under the FCPA: Keys to getting a declination - Vantage Asia
FCPA Accounting Provisions Have Teeth: Halliburton to Pay $29.2 Million to Settle FCPA Charges - The National Law Review
Lessons from the Telia FCPA resolution - Compliance Week (blog)


Business - Markit

Week Ahead Economic Preview
Caixin China PMI surveys end third quarter on softer note
Ghana PMI sees best spell of growth since survey began in 2014
Week Ahead Economic Preview
Japan PMI signals slower growth in the third quarter as services activity eases
UK Construction PMI slides into contraction at end of third quarter
PMI signals strong end to third quarter for UK manufacturing
Week Ahead Economic Preview
Resilient US flash PMI rounds off best quarter since 2015
Japanese export growth picks up, but PMI hints at softer trend914c6957f0e6420283c0d49360f72a9c


Business - Foreclosure News

In danger of foreclosure? This program could help you keep your home. - Belleville News-Democrat
Lack of notice of foreclosure may not be an excuse. - Sandusky Register
How Banks Undermined Federal Foreclosure Assistance - Stanford University News
NYC Billionaires' Row Penthouse Foreclosure Auction Is Back On ... - Bloomberg
Clearwater attorney accused of condo foreclosure trickery fights ... - Tampabay.com


Business - Insider Trading

Cyber crime: Law firms vulnerable, risk of theft and insider trading ... - Business Insider
Financial analyst who worked at Chicago firm pleads guilty to insider trading - Chicago Tribune
Brazil's Batista brothers face insider trading trial - BBC News
Insider Trading: Could Galchenyuk be a fit in Pittsburgh? - Article ... - TSN
What Is Insider Trading Activity Like At Concert Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (CNCE)? - Economic News


Business - Collateral Transformation

Wall Street's latest idea - Financial Times
Euronext launches new collateral and liquidity management service - HedgeWeek
Don't leave margining till the last minute - Risk.net
Liberating liquidity - securities lending times
Brussels to consider derivative-clearing rule changes for pension funds - IPE.com
Buy-siders weigh virtues of P2P repo - Risk.net
Time to clear out problems with collateral - Financial Times
A handy collateral deck - FT Alphaville
Unintended consequences - The Economist (blog)
Liquidity Risk Is Very Real And Really Not That Hard To Spot And Define - Seeking Alpha
Collateral thinking – The impact of central clearing on insurers' assets - Risk.net
The Big Difference Between Pawn Shops And Securities Lending - ETF.com Europe (blog)
Synthetic finance gains traction - securities lending times
Keler Hungary to join Target2-Securities - Budapest Business Journal
Collateral shortfall: mountain or molehill? - FTSE Global Markets


Business - KPMG

KPMG inquiry to last 18 months, says IRBA - Independent Online
Bidcorp: Why we're joined at hip with Gupta-cursed KPMG. Read the letters! - BizNews
Ramaphosa: KPMG report on Sars 'rogue unit' led to undesirable ... - Eyewitness News
KPMG 'rogue unit' report was grossly unfair to Gordhan - Ramaphosa - Independent Online
KPMG must tell the truth, the whole truth and nothing else but the truth - Business Day


Business - Transfer Pricing

Transfer Pricing: Implementation of Country by Country Reporting in Argentina - Lexology
Amazon tax ruling puts transfer pricing in focus - Delano.lu
Strong procedural rights confirmed for taxpayers with solid transfer pricing documentation - Lexology
IRS mulls changes in advance pricing agreements - Accounting Today
Transfer pricing is high on the agenda of Mexican tax authorities - International Tax Review
IRS Can't Fight Facts In Transfer Pricing Suit, Medtronic Says - Law360
Ireland: Coffey Report To Kick-Start Transfer Pricing Modernisation In Ireland - Mondaq News Alerts
Economist Kirk Hesser to lead Cherry Bekaert's US transfer pricing practice - MNE Tax
Finland: Supreme Administrative Court decides two transfer pricing cases involving intra-group services - key takeaways - Lexology
EY Azerbaijan sponsors transfer pricing conference (PHOTO) - Trend News Agency
Bosnia's Serb Republic tax body looks into transfer pricing in Nestro Group - report - SeeNews
Vodafone Ghana sues GRA over transfer pricing assessment - Telecompaper
Options Traders Expect Huge Moves in Energy Transfer Partners (ETP) Stock - Nasdaq
Government quells anxiety over transfer tax - The Phnom Penh Post
Trump's tax plan isn't as big of a threat to H&R Block as he says - CNNMoney


Business - New York Federal Reserve

Fed's Mester Says Comfortable With Gradual Rate Hike Path - New York Times
New York Fed Report: Rochester economy seeing slow job growth - WXXI News
The Fed Claims to Be Independent. That's Mostly a Myth. - New York Times
Fed Still Puzzled by Inflation, but Rate Increase Is on Track - New York Times
New York Fed's market chief confident on balance sheet reduction plan - Reuters


Business - US Attorney - Southern District of New York

Trump interviewed US attorney nominees in New York - Axios
Ezekiel Elliott Petitions New York District Court for Temporary Restraining Order or Injunction - Sports Illustrated
Federal Judge Unseals New York Crime Lab's Software for Analyzing DNA Evidence - ProPublica
Mount Vernon 'Goonies' gang charged with racketeering, weapons, drug sales - The Journal News | LoHud.com
Former US Attorney Bharara Reflects On Firing, But Cases Raise Questions On Legacy - Forbes


Business - Global Economic Growth

China Propels Global Economy Through Best Performance in Decade - Bloomberg
IMF global economic forecast welcomes growth, warns of low inflation - CNBC
How digitisation can push India's growth and per-capita incomes in the coming decade - Economic Times
Want to know where stocks are headed? Keep an eye on the global economy - CNBC
China's central bank chief warns of asset bubbles as economic growth ramps up - BNN


Business - Protectionism

Davies raises concern over increasing trade protectionism - Creamer Media's Engineering News
Daniel Hannan's Institute for Free Trade launches in London with ... - American Enterprise Institute
Steve Bannon delivers blistering attack on former President George ... - CNN
Global Trade Volume Is Up, No Thanks to Protectionism - Daily Signal
The trade-ravaged areas that voted for Trump have the most to lose from Trump's anti-trade agenda - Quartz


Business - Price Fixing

Amazon Sent Me a 76 Cent Credit From the Apple eBook Price-Fixing Settlement – How Should I Spend It?
Nippon Chemi-Con indicted over price-fixing -U.S. Justice Dept
Amazon Issues New Credits Related to Apple eBook Price Fixing Settlement
Leading Electrolytic Capacitor Manufacturer Indicted for Price Fixing
Uber Adds A Price Fixing Scandal To Its Growing Legal Problems


Business - Earnings

FTSE leads the way in Europe on earnings momentum
Cramer: Don't chase stocks in the year's biggest earnings week
GE stock drops on earnings
Dover: Earnings Preview
Cramer's game plan: In the year's biggest earnings week, don't chase stocks


Banks - Janet Yellen

The Economy Is Humming, but That May Not Win Janet Yellen Another Term
Fed Chair Yellen says low inflation this year is an unexplainable 'surprise'
Yellen Defends Legacy Amid Uncertainty Over Fed Leadership
Trump meets with Janet Yellen as decision on next Fed chair nears
Yellen says Fed might turn to QE in another downturn


Banks - Stanley Fischer

Trump considers Fed's Powell, economist Taylor to lead central bank
Donald Trump should reappoint Janet Yellen as Fed chair, says Stanley Fischer
This is the biggest mystery in the U.S. economy
ROSENBERG: Everyone obsessing over who becomes the next Fed chair is doing it wrong
Trump: Considering Powell and Taylor for Fed's top 2 posts


Banks - Jerome Powell

What a Jerome Powell-led Fed may look like
Trump's Fed leaders may include both John Taylor and Jerome Powell
Bond Traders Wrestle With Two Extremes for the Fed in Powell and Taylor
Trump May Be Close to Appointing Jerome Powell and John Taylor to the Fed
White House: Trump considering Powell, Taylor for either Fed chair or vice chair


Banks - Daniel Tarullo

The Fed might not have inflation all figured out
Fed should have adopted BoE approach to mortgage lending – Tarullo
How the Fed's arcane structure could protect monetary policy
US banks abandon crisis-era taboo of growth
Mnuchin pushing Trump to pick Jerome Powell for Fed


Banks - Lael Brainard

Fed's Brainard sees merits to allowing higher inflation after future recessions
Fed’s Brainard says there has been a ‘material’ drop in inflation that remains unexplained
Market Volatility Bulletin: Have Central Bankers Pulled Off A 'Beautiful Deleveraging'?
Is the Fed Setting Itself up to Fail in the Next Recession?


Banks - HSBC

Treasury refers HSBC, Standard Chartered to SFO and FCA over ... - City A.M.
Africa finger at BoB wing - The Telegraph
SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Announces Investigation of HSBC Holdings plc (HSBC) - PR Newswire (press release)
SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of HSBC Holdings plc - HSBC - PR Newswire (press release)
UK banks linked to money laundering in South Africa - Sky News


Banks - JP Morgan

JPMorgan slashes its Tesla Model 3 fourth-quarter forecast in half - CNBC
JPMorgan Acquires WePay, a Payments Service Used By FreshBooks and GoFundMe - Fortune
Why Credit Suisse Is Optimistic about JPMorgan Chase - Market Realist
JPMorgan launches payments network using blockchain technology - Reuters
JPMorgan profit tops Street estimates, but bond trading revenue plummets - CNBC


Banks - Goldman Sachs

Too Little, Too Late - Goldman Sachs Lowers Rating On This Entertainment Company - Seeking Alpha
Research Shows Goldman Sachs and Citi Among Most Active Corporate Investors in Blockchain - CoinTelegraph
Bitcoin is not the new gold, Goldman Sachs says - CNBC
Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley Overcome Trading Slump - U.S. News & World Report
Goldman Sachs downgrades Nike - Business Insider - Markets Insider


Banks - Citigroup

Citigroup downgraded on credit quality concerns, 'disappointing' margins - CNBC
Citigroup earnings beat Wall Street, but shares fall on concerns of rising credit costs - CNBC
Citigroup: All Eyes On Credit Quality Issues - Seeking Alpha
China hires 10 banks including Citigroup, HSBC for $2 billion ... - Economic Times
JPMorgan, Citigroup Q3 2017 earnings beat estimates but shares ... - CNBC


Banks - Bank of America

Chipotle downgraded by Bank of America on concerns that labor is still too expensive - CNBC
Is the Bank of America Premium Rewards Better than the Sapphire Reserve and Amex Platinum Cards? - Forbes
Bank Of America: Best Bank Buy For Next 5 Years - Seeking Alpha
7 Key Takeaways From Bank of America's Third-Quarter Earnings - Motley Fool
Bank of America earnings top Wall Street estimates, shares rise - CNBC


Banks - Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo Says Four Currency-Trading Employees Have Left Firm ... - Bloomberg
Wells Fargo names regional bank president for central and eastern ... - Richmond.com
California's treasurer pens a scathing letter to Wells Fargo, listing 'an infestation of problems' - Business Insider
Wells Fargo adding call center jobs in Philippines | Charlotte Observer - Charlotte Observer
MPD Overnight Recap: Wells Fargo Bank robbery suspect arrested ... - FOX10 News


Banks - Bank of England

Bank of England's 'unreliable boyfriend' needs to get message right - Reuters
ING: Prospect of a 'no deal' Brexit will halt the Bank of England's rate rise - Business Insider
Bank of England 'threat' to Lloyds over HBOS loan | Business | The ... - The Times
Sterling's gyrations leave Bank of England in a bind - Financial Times
Bank of England diversity questioned by TSC head Nicky Morgan ... - Business Insider UK


Banks - Barclays Bank

Barclays sued by £2bn hedge fund over alleged copper market ... - The Independent
Barclays CEO Says Bank Must Protect Payments Business From Apple, Amazon - Bloomberg
Barclays' former CEO is long bitcoin and says big banks need to start over - Quartz
Ex-Barclays boss Antony Jenkins: the heyday of banking will never return - Telegraph.co.uk
Barclays US Launches a New Banking Tool for Consumers - LendEDU News


Banks - Standard Chartered

Standard Chartered is quietly emerging as one of the biggest banking recruiters of 2017 - eFinancialCareers
Treasury refers HSBC, Standard Chartered to SFO and FCA over ... - City A.M.
Standard Chartered to be first custodian bank to join EquiChain's u... - Finextra (blog)
Indonesia Investigating Standard Chartered Customers Over $1.4 Billion Transfer - Wall Street Journal
Standard Chartered PLC (STAN) Stock Price Down 1% - Dispatch Tribunal


Banks - Nomura

WPI to average 2.8% in 2018: Nomura - The Hindu
Nomura, RBS lose bid to overturn $839 million mortgage bond award - Reuters
MOVES-Nomura names Yassin MENA chief - Reuters
Nomura lays out China track for Tesla - Seeking Alpha
Nomura Holdings Inc ADR (NMR) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” from Analysts - The Ledger Gazette


Banks - Deutsche Bank

Postbank Holders May Get Millions More on Deutsche Bank Ruling - BusinessGhana
Deutsche Bank Trader Scores Hearing On DOJ Case Taint - Law360
Sinclair Broadcast, Nexstar gain as Deutsche Bank starts at Buy - Seeking Alpha
Deutsche Bank Paul Huchro credit trading hires - Business Insider - Business Insider
Deutsche Bank staff still being assured that bonuses will be fine - eFinancialCareers


Banks - Royal Bank of Scotland

Royal Bank of Scotland in talks to sell stake in Euroclear - City A.M.
RBS to sell long-held stake in financial markets group Euroclear - Sky News
The Royal Bank of Scotland plc - Post-Stabilisation Notice - Business Wire (press release)
Treasury committee threatens FCA over Royal Bank of Scotland ... - The Independent
How Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) Stock Stands Out in a Strong Industry - Nasdaq


Banks - Bank of New York Mellon

BNY Mellon (BK) Beats on Q3 Earnings as Revenues Improve - Nasdaq
BNY Mellon Shrinks Real Estate Investment Portfolio With Sale Of CenterSquare - Forbes
Ichimoku Levels Point to Positive Momentum For Bank of New York Mellon Corp (BK) - Aiken Advocate
Why an Earnings Beat is Likely for BNY Mellon (BK) in Q3? - Nasdaq
Noah Holdings Limited (NOAH) and Bank Of New York Mellon ... - The Ledger Gazette


Banks - State Street Bank

Wall Street bank behind Fearless Girl statue to pay $5m over sex discrimination claims - The Independent
HDFC Bank Limited (ADR) (HDB) At $95.27 Forms Top; State Street (STT) Has 0.73 Sentiment - Herald KS
Caxton Associates LP Takes $8.97 Million Position in State Street Corporation (STT) - The Ledger Gazette
Illegal withdrawals made from Marshall Island's US-based trust fund - Public Finance International
Local bank collecting socks for kids - WGEM


Banks - Industrial and Commercial Bank of China

Shares of Industrial & Commercial Bank of China Ltd. (OTCMKTS:IDCBY) Headlining Today's Movers - Nelson Research
Chinese stocks log mixed finish as China's party congress gets underway - MarketWatch
China ETFs in Focus as GDP Growth Slows - Nasdaq
China's Biggest Bank Still Seen as Undervalued at $325 Billion ... - Bloomberg
ASIA MARKETS: Nikkei Asia300 Index Ends Week Higher After US ... - Nikkei Asian Review


Banks - Banco Santander

Company stock that will influence your investment decision: Banco Santander (Brasil) SA (BSBR) - The News Journal
BRIEF-Banco Santander announces scrip dividend of 0.04 euro/right - Reuters
Banco Santander Brasil SA (BSBR) Showing Positive Momentum in the Technicals - Concord Register
Banco Santander's (SAN) Shares Have Strong Buy Recommendation Reaffirmed - Investorplace.com
Banco Santander Brasil SA (BSBR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 10, 2017 - Nasdaq


Banks - Mitsubishi UFJ Financial

Predict the market movement for today's market share: Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. (MTU) - The News Journal
Japan Finance Sector to Reap Digital Currency Benefits, Says ... - U.S. News & World Report
MUFG Putting 'Boots on the Ground' in Canada Capital Markets Bid - Bloomberg
Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc (MTU) Upgraded by ValuEngine to Strong-Buy - StockNewsTimes
With Overhaul of Affordable Care Act Derailed, Rising Prices Becomes the Most Critical Issue Facing US Healthcare ... - PR Newswire (press release)


Banks - Bundesbank

Bundesbank chief wary over Macron's fiscal union plans - Financial Times
Global bank regulators close to Basel deal: Bundesbank's Dombret - Reuters
ECB at odds with Bundesbank - Investors Chronicle
DLT not ready for retail payments – Bundesbank - Central Banking (subscription)
Deutsche Bundesbank explores blockchain potential for payments and securities settlement - EconoTimes


Banks - Societe Generale

Societe Generale Explains Some Challenges Of Financial Inclusion in Africa - Forbes
Olympics Bribery Inquiry Includes Société Générale Transactions - New York Times
Societe Generale SA (GLE) PT Set at €54.00 by JP Morgan Chase & Co - The Ledger Gazette
1 Million MOTION CODE™ Online Transactions With Société Générale - Business Wire (press release)
To Get Its Due, Societe Generale Has To Do Better - Seeking Alpha


Banks - Credit Suisse

Activist chasing Credit Suisse wants 'First Boston 2.0' - Financial News
UPDATE 1-Activist RBR wants Credit Suisse to float asset management unit, investment bank - Reuters
Credit Suisse Banker: 'The Sky's the Limit' for Blockchain Technology - CryptoCoinsNews
CBS earnings to disappoint due to weak NFL ratings, Credit Suisse ... - CNBC
America Movil +2% as Credit Suisse boosts to Outperform - Seeking Alpha


Banks - UBS

UBS Comp Plan: No News is Good News - Barron's
Bitcoin is 'speculative bubble' and unlikely to become a currency: UBS - CNBC
UBS loses appeal against derivatives contracts ruling - Financial Times
Women take charge as UBS banks on an equal gender agenda - The Australian
UBS: The Apple Watch Series 3 could be the most popular yet ... - Markets Insider


Banks - New Development Bank (BRICS)

New Development Bank of Wales opens for business
Soros hands over billions, 'We-Fi' takes off, and DFID boosts development finance: This week in development
7,000 newborns die every day, despite steady decrease in under-five mortality, new report says
Africa: President Jacob Zuma - New Development Bank Africa Regional Centre Launch
New Development Bank approves USD 1.4 billion loan for projects in India, China and Russia


Banks - Asian Bank

Asian Development Bank, New Development Bank Meet to Discuss New Project Cofinancing
Asian Development Bank
Asian Development Bank to allocate 1.2 bln USD for Mongolia in 2017-2020
China's development good experience to share
World Bank to report aggregate greenhouse gas emissions for first time


Banks - World Bank

Pakistan Ranked as Top Destination for Investment in 2017: World Bank
World Bank Tackles Nnewi Erosion with N6.9bn
Recession in Russia over & economy moving to growth - World Bank
New World Bank-UNHCR joint data center to improve global statistics on forced displacement
New World Bank-UNHCR joint data centre to improve global statistics on forced displacement


Rent Seeking - SIFMA

Sifma Slams State Fiduciary Rule Approach - Financial Advisor IQ
WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Sifma Testifies, Tax Report, Rethinking Use of SSNs - Wall Street Journal (blog)
Critics, Supporters of DOL Rule Agree on This - Barron's - Barron's
Banks Lobbying to Stem MiFID's Spread Spark a U.S. Client Revolt ... - Bloomberg
How Broker-Dealers Can Help Stop Client Exploitation - Financial Advisor IQ


Rent Seeking - FINRA

Finra ranking brokers in effort to crack down on industry's bad apples - InvestmentNews
FINRA Ready to Provide 'Technical' Aid on Fiduciary Rule, Legal Chief Says - ThinkAdvisor
FINRA Seeks Comments on Changes in Arbitration Rules - ThinkAdvisor (blog)
FINRA Orders Wells Fargo to Pay $3.4 Million in Restitution for Sales Practices - TheStreet.com
FINRA Data Shows 15-Year Decline in BDs - ThinkAdvisor (blog)


Miscellaneous - International Arms Sales

‘War merchant & strangler of peace’: N. Korea slams US over arms sales to allies
Uganda Expels North Korean Arms Dealers
US call for arms ban to Myanmar faces UNSC hurdle
Israel refuses to embargo arms sales to Burma despite reports of ethnic cleansing against Rohignya Muslims
The US and Russia are dominating the global weapons trade


Miscellaneous - Deepwater Horizon

BP chairman who oversaw Deepwater Horizon spill to retire - NOLA.com
Oil Spill In U.S. Gulf Of Mexico Could Be Biggest Since Deepwater ... - Newsweek
FSU researchers study long-term affects of Deepwater Horizon oil ... - WTXL ABC 27
Nearly 400,000 Gallons of Oil Spew Into Gulf of Mexico, Could Be ... - Truth-Out
Offshore Shipping Online - Offshore Shipping Online


Miscellaneous - Annie Doukan

Report finds state lab withheld breathalyzer test results
The moment Boston state chemist is arrested for faking criminal drug test results casting doubt on 34,000 convictions
An Overworked Chemist Is Allegedly Responsible for One of the Biggest Scandals in Massachusetts History
For Mass. lab chemist Annie Dookhan, an unlikely road to scandal
Nearly 20,000 drug convictions dismissed over chemist's misconduct


Miscellaneous - Sergeant Robert Bales

Staff Sgt. Robert Bales Came to Hate 'Everyone Who Isn't American' - NBCNews.com
Robert Bales sentenced to life in prison for Afghanistan massacre - The Guardian
Sergeant Bales's Shame and Ours - New Yorker (blog)
US Identifies Army Sergeant in Killing of 16 in Afghanistan - New York Times
Robert Bales reveals how he gunned down Afghan villagers in first ... - Daily Mail


Miscellaneous - Shootings

Richard Spencer supporters arrested in University of Florida area shooting - USA TODAY
Teenage boy denied bail in shooting of ATF informant during gun sting - Chicago Tribune
White Nationalist Richard Spencer's Supporters Charged in Post-Speech Shooting - NBCNews.com
3 teens hurt in BB gun shooting incidents in Montco - 6abc.com
Three arrested after shooting outside Richard Spencer speech - Fox News


Miscellaneous - Social Security

Why the 2018 Social Security raise might really be just $1
Check in December to learn how big your 2018 Social Security check will be
Living woman declared dead due to Social Security mixup
Social Security Changes Coming in 2018
Wait times for Social Security benefit appeals leave people in limbo


Reference - GovTrack

Senate Committee on Indian Affairs Meeting
Senate Committee on Foreign Relations Meeting
Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship Meeting
Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Meeting
Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Meeting
Senate Special Committee on Aging Meeting
House Committee on Ways and Means: Subcommittee on Trade Meeting
House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform: Subcommittee on Government Operations Meeting
House Committee on Energy and Commerce: Subcommittee on Communications and Technology Meeting
House Committee on House Administration Meeting