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  • Sen. Sherrod Brown promises to be fair to Wall Street

    Sen. Sherrod Brown promised that he'll be fair to Wall Street banks if he ascends to the chairmanship of the Senate Banking Committee, as he is in line to do if Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., declines it in hopes of being majority leader.

  • Swiss name 8 banks in forex manipulation probe

    GENEVA (AP) — Switzerland's competition regulator on Monday named eight global banks it is investigating for possible manipulation of foreign exchange rates. The move is the latest twist in an investigation by regulators in the U.S., Europe and Asia on whether major banks colluded to...



From the Weekly Standard

  • Why the New York Times Poll Is Bogus

    The Arkansas Senate race has been close in virtually every serious poll. The Republican challenger, Tom Cotton, probably had a small lead a month or so ago; after a massive negative assault on him...

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  • Hustle Is Overrated

    The Bryce Harper-Mike Trout showdown is underway and the outcome is, well, inconclusive. In round one Monday night, the Nationals leftfielder walked and went hitless in three at bats while the...

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  • Kennedy’s Question

    We often think of the Constitution as a two-part document: first the original 1787 text, which primarily establishes the government’s structure; and then the amendments, which primarily set...

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