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Photo: It's time to plan an escape route, for you and your money, from Trumpland It's time to plan an escape route, for you and your money, from Trumpland
Market Watch - Sat May 27, 2017
There are two great dangers when managing your own money and, indeed, the rest of your affairs. More»

Photo: Markets plunge worldwide as Trump surges to the White House Markets plunge worldwide as Trump surges to the White House
Washington Post - Wed Nov 9, 2016
Global financial markets convulsed Tuesday night as Donald Trump was projected to claim victory in the race for the White House after a polarizing campaign that investors had largely bet against. More»

Photo: Cable News Silent as Two States Declare Emergency After Pipeline Spill Cable News Silent as Two States Declare Emergency After Pipeline Spill
US Uncut - Fri Sep 16, 2016
More than a quarter million gallons of gasoline have spilled in Shelby County, Alabama, after a major fuel pipeline ruptured this week. More»

Diabetes Spreads As The Treatment For It Gets Pricier
Think Progress - Thu Apr 7, 2016
The price of the most effective drug used to treat diabetes is skyrocketing - even as the potentially life-threatening disease is becoming increasingly common among impoverished people. More»

Photo: Govt. Scientists Admit They Deceived the Public About Fracking's Impact on Drinking Water Govt. Scientists Admit They Deceived the Public About Fracking's Impact on Drinking Water
AlterNet - Wed Jan 13, 2016
Five years ago, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) was commissioned by Congress to undertake a study on the impacts of hydraulic fracturing (fracking) on drinking water. More»

Photo: 5 Years After Gulf Oil Spill, BP Spokesman Tells Public Not To Worry About Tar Balls In The Water 5 Years After Gulf Oil Spill, BP Spokesman Tells Public Not To Worry About Tar Balls In The Water
Think Progress - Sun Apr 19, 2015
Five years ago, BP's historic 2010 Deepwater Horizon spill resulted in more than 210 million barrels of oil ending up in the Gulf of Mexico. More»

Photo: Halliburton pleads guilty to destroying Gulf oil spill evidence Halliburton pleads guilty to destroying Gulf oil spill evidence
Reuters - Fri Jul 26, 2013
Halliburton Co has agreed to plead guilty to destroying evidence related to the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill, the US Department of Justice said on Thursday. More»

Photo: Bank of America Whistle-blower Bombshell: "We Were Told to Lie" to Rip Off Borrowers Bank of America Whistle-blower Bombshell: "We Were Told to Lie" to Rip Off Borrowers
AlterNet - Fri Jun 21, 2013
Bank of America's mortgage servicing unit systematically lied to homeowners, fraudulently denied loan modifications, and paid their staff bonuses for deliberately pushing people into foreclosure: Yes, these allegations were suspected by any homeowner who ever had to deal with the bank to try to get a loan modification - but now they come from six former employees and one contractor, whose sworn statements were added last week to a civil lawsuit filed in federal court in Massachusetts. More»

Photo: Oil company offices raided in EU pricing probe Oil company offices raided in EU pricing probe
BBC - Tue May 14, 2013
The offices of several firms involved in the oil market have been raided by European Commission officials. More»

FDIC closes banks in North Carolina, Georgia
Associated Press - Sat May 11, 2013
WASHINGTON - Regulators say they have closed banks in North Carolina and Georgia, bringing the number of US bank failures to 12 this year. More»

Photo: New evidence suggests BP knowingly downplayed huge scale of oil leak in 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster New evidence suggests BP knowingly downplayed huge scale of oil leak in 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster
The Daily Mail - Sun Dec 9, 2012
Documents that will be presented to court in February appear to show that BP knew about the massive scale of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil blowout weeks earlier than previously stated. More»

Photo: Movers, deputies refuse to evict 103-year-old woman Movers, deputies refuse to evict 103-year-old woman
WSB-TV - Tue Nov 29, 2011
ATLANTA, Georgia - A 103-year-old woman and her 83-year-old daughter were just moments from being evicted from their home Tuesday, when sheriff's deputies and the moving company hired by the bank decided not to go through with the action. More»

Banks closed in Ga, NC, NJ, Ill; 80 failed in 2011
Associated Press - Fri Oct 14, 2011
WASHINGTON - Regulators on Friday closed small banks in Georgia, North Carolina, New Jersey and Illinois, boosting to 80 the number of US bank failures this year. More»

Photo: Bank of America to shut down lending division Bank of America to shut down lending division
Associated Press - Wed Oct 5, 2011
NEW YORK - Bank of America is closing down one of its mortgage units. More»

Photo: Unlocked by melting ice-caps, the great polar oil rush has begun Unlocked by melting ice-caps, the great polar oil rush has begun
The Guardian, UK - Mon Sep 5, 2011
It's the melting of the Arctic ice, as the climate warms, that makes it possible - and you can understand why they're all piling in. More»

Photo: US regulator to sue banks over subprime mortgage losses US regulator to sue banks over subprime mortgage losses
BBC - Thu Sep 1, 2011
US authorities are to sue 17 major banks for losses on mortgage-backed investments that cost taxpayers tens of billions of dollars. More»

Banks Still Robo-Signing
Reuters - Mon Jul 18, 2011
NEW YORK/IMMOKALEE, Florida - America's leading mortgage lenders vowed in March to end the dubious foreclosure practices that caused a bruising scandal last year. More»

Man Buys House With Cash, Bank Of America Tries To Foreclose
Sacramento Bee - Thu Jun 30, 2011
Kamal Sharma almost lost his house in a foreclosure auction the other day. More»

Bank of America in Florida Foreclosed On by Angry Homeowner
ABC News - Tue Jun 7, 2011
In Florida an angry homeowner whose home was wrongfully foreclosed on by Bank of America gets revenge by foreclosing on the bank's local branch. More»

Photo: FBI shut down three of largest poker sites FBI shut down three of largest poker sites
The Daily Mail - Thu Apr 14, 2011
Three of the largest online poker sites have been shut down by the FBI in a probe that could bring about the death of the internet gambling industry. More»

Photo: Hacker group releases BofA employee correspondence Hacker group releases BofA employee correspondence
Reuters - Sun Mar 13, 2011
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Anonymous, a hacker group sympathetic to WikiLeaks, released on Monday emails that it obtained from someone who said he is a former Bank of America Corp employee. More»

Photo: Scientist finds Gulf bottom still oily, dead Scientist finds Gulf bottom still oily, dead
Associated Press - Fri Feb 18, 2011
WASHINGTON - Oil from the BP spill remains stuck on the bottom of the Gulf of Mexico, according to a top scientist's video and slides that she says demonstrate the oil isn't degrading as hoped and has decimated life on parts of the sea floor. More»

Photo: The US bank and the secret plan to destroy WikiLeaks The US bank and the secret plan to destroy WikiLeaks
The Independent, UK - Thu Feb 17, 2011
The computer hackers collective Anonymous has uncovered a proposal by a consortium of private contractors to attack and discredit WikiLeaks. More»

WikiLeaks Reveals BP's Other Offshore Drilling Disaster
Time - Sat Dec 18, 2010
A BP offshore oil platform suddenly shows signs of a potentially devastating leak. More»

There Aren't Enough Jobs For 4 Out Of 5 Unemployed Americans
Huffington Post - Mon Nov 8, 2010
There simply aren't enough jobs to employ four out of five unemployed Americans, according to recent data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. More»

7 banks closed in Fla., Ga., Ill., Kan., Ariz.
Associated Press - Fri Oct 22, 2010
WASHINGTON - Regulators on Friday shut down a total of seven banks in Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas and Arizona, lifting to 139 the number of US banks that have fallen this year as soured loans have mounted and the economy has sputtered. More»

BofA's unfunny foreclosure tricks
CNN - Wed Sep 22, 2010
The irresponsible foreclosure practices of banks have been in the headlines. More»

Photo: With Neighbors Unaware, Toxic Spill at a BP Plant With Neighbors Unaware, Toxic Spill at a BP Plant
New York Times - Mon Aug 30, 2010
TEXAS CITY, Texas - While the world was focused on the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, a BP refinery here released huge amounts of toxic chemicals into the air that went unnoticed by residents until many saw their children come down with respiratory problems. More»

BP accepts blame for Gulf of Mexico spill after leaked memo reveals engineer misread pressure reading
The Daily Mail - Sun Aug 29, 2010
BP has for the first time admitted that it made mistakes which led to the Gulf of Mexico oil spill, according to US reports. More»

Wells Fargo Ordered To Pay $203 MILLION In Fees Over 'Unfair' Charges
Associated Press - Tue Aug 10, 2010
NEW YORK - A federal judge in California ordered Wells Fargo & Co to change what he called "unfair and deceptive business practices" that led customers into paying multiple overdraft fees, and to pay $203 million back to customers. More»

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