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Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, speaks during the third Biennial Meeting of the International Corruption Hunters Alliance (ICHA) at the World Bank Headquarters in Washington, DC, December 8, 2014. The group brings together more than 300 corruption experts and agency heads from more than 120 countries in an effort to curb illicit financial flows, end transnational bribery, prevent corropution and wildlife crime.     (Photo credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Prince William Condemns Wildlife Trafficking

In his first visit to Washington, Britain’s Prince William on Monday sharply denounced the rapid growth of illegal wildlife trading worldwide and announced a task force to examine the transportation industry’s role in facilitating such crimes.


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Financial Leaders Pledge ‘Bold’ Action On Recovery

World financial leaders on Saturday promised “bold and ambitious” action to boost a global recovery that has shown recent disturbing signs of weakness.


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Banking Report: Cost Of Ebola Could Top $32 Billion

The economic impact of the Ebola epidemic could reach $32.6 billion by the end of next year if the disease ravaging Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone spreads to neighboring countries in West Africa, the World Bank Group said Wednesday.


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Hearing In 10-Year-Old IMF Protest Suit To Resume In DC

Testimony resumes next week in a lawsuit over the mass arrests of protesters in the District of Columbia 10 years ago.