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Venezuelas currency - the so-called strong bolivar - is weakening beyond levels that analysts had forecast just a few weeks ago as an expanding money supply chases a limited amount of...

Wells Fargo Wants Claims Over Fake Accounts Decided Out of Court

Wells Fargo & Co. is trying to keep dozens of customers suing over bogus accounts opened by its employees out of court, saying they agreed to resolve any disputes in arbitration...

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Want to receive this post in your inbox every afternoon? Sign up here.Good afternoon and happy Friday. It's a big day for retailers as the holiday season kicks off.Let the holiday...

At Skirt Club, Women Mix Business With Pleasure

Do you think you might get on the body tequila table? asks Genevive LeJeune. The founder of the all-women networking society Skirt Club, LeJeune is with about 75 female professionals on...

Why Half a Million Young Japanese Can’t Face School or Work

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Hammond to Borrow Extra $125 Billion as Growth Slows, PwC Says

Britain may borrow 100 billion pounds ($125 billion) more than previously forecast over the next five years as Brexit hits the economy, according to PricewaterhouseCoopers.The budget deficit is on course to reach 67...

Hedge Fund Gold Buyers Caught Out by Trump as Prices Plunge

Add hedge funds to the list of investors caught on the wrong end of Donald Trumps surprise election as U.S. president.Before the Trump victory on Nov. 8, which defied most poll-based...

Hedge Funds Added Tech Stocks Ahead of Trump Victory Sell-Off

Marquee money managers including Moore Capital Management and Point72 Asset Management boosted their holdings of technology firms in the third quarter, before the U.S. presidential election spurred a selloff in the...

Inside Merkel’s Dilemma in World of Trump

As Americans were coming to terms with their election of Donald Trump, a New York rabbi was conferring an honor on another world leader.Many nations are confronted with instability, turbulence and...

RBA Grapples With Uncertain Job Market, Accelerating Housing

Australias central bank is struggling to gauge the strength of the labor market and its implications for inflation while house prices on the east coast accelerate.At the same time, the Reserve...

Artist makes neon female busts for a city with no monuments to women

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MPs may face new rules on second jobs – BBC News

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I Was Sound Asleep, While My Son Was Dying Just Inches Away from Me

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"Freebird" has become somewhat of a joke in the rock-n-roll community, which unfortunately overshadows how great of a song it truly is. Thankfully, yo-yoer Evan...

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Pocahontas’s Heacham mulberry tree legend faces DNA test – BBC News

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