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Cantor Joining New York Investment Bank As Vice Chairman

Former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor is joining investment bank Moelis & Co. as vice chairman and managing director.

09/02/2014

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How To Save On Sightseeing In New York City

Many of New York’s top attractions can be visited for free or at a discount.

08/06/2014

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GM 2Q Profit Falls 85 Percent On Recall Costs

General Motors says second-quarter profit fell 85 percent as recall costs chopped $1.5 billion from the bottom line.

07/24/2014

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Facebook 1Q Results Soar; CFO to Step Down

Facebook’s first-quarter earnings and revenue grew sharply, surpassing Wall Street’s expectations thanks to an 82 percent increase in advertising revenue.

04/23/2014

Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., listens during a hearing before the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee on May 21, 2013 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Sen. Warren Reveals In Memoir White House Wanted Her To Be ‘Cheerleader’ For Consumer Agency

Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., reveals in her new memoir that the White House asked her to be a “cheerleader” for the consumer agency she helped to created.

04/17/2014

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House OKs Bill To Delay Financial Advice Rules

Ignoring a White House veto threat, the House voted on Tuesday for a bill that would delay rules for brokers who provide financial advice to retirees.

10/29/2013

JP Morgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon Testifies at a House Financial Services Hearing on June 19, 2012. (Getty Images)

JPMorgan Paying $5.1 Billion In Fannie, Freddie Deal

JPMorgan Chase has agreed to pay $5.1 billion to resolve claims that it misled Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac about risky home loans and mortgage securities it sold them before the housing market collapsed.

10/26/2013

Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell is not far enough to the right for some conservatives. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Senate GOP Leader McConnell Criticized As Not Conservative Enough

Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell is not far enough to the right for some conservatives.

08/29/2013

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Obama Picks Top White-Crime Prosecutor for SEC Job

President Barack Obama on Thursday nominated Mary Jo White, a former U.S. attorney who built a reputation prosecuting white-collar criminals, terrorists and mobsters, to lead the Securities and Exchange Commission.

01/24/2013

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House GOP May Seek Short-Term Debt Limit Extension

House Republicans may seek a quick, short-term extension of the government’s debt limit, a move that would avoid an immediate default by the Treasury as the party seeks to maximize leverage in negotiations over spending cuts with President Barack Obama this spring, officials said Thursday.

01/17/2013

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