Posts Tagged ‘saturday’

Madoff Son Commits Suicide in NYC Apartment

Saturday, December 11th, 2010

One of Bernard Madoff’s sons was found dead of an apparent suicide Saturday on the second anniversary of his father’s arrest. Mark Madoff, 46, was found hanged in his apartment in Manhattan’s SoHo section.

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Obama Reinforces Willingness To Extend All Bush Tax Cuts

Saturday, November 6th, 2010

President Obama gave his clearest signal yet Saturday of a possible post-election compromise with Republicans that could prevent tax rates from rising for any American, even the wealthiest.

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US Efforts on Currency Gain Little Support From IMF

Saturday, October 9th, 2010

The United States led a drive on Saturday for the IMF to take a more assertive role in refereeing disputes over currencies and ensuring that national economic policies don’t disrupt global growth.

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Robots Begin Removing Oil Well Cap, Oil Flows Freely

Saturday, July 10th, 2010

Robotic submarines removed the cap from the gushing well in the Gulf of Mexico on Saturday, beginning a period of at least two days when oil will flow freely into the sea.

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Geithner Stresses Need to Balance Austerity With Growth

Saturday, June 26th, 2010

World leaders must focus on bolstering growth in a global economy still scarred by crisis, Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner said on Saturday as the heads of the Group of 20 nations gathered in Canada.

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For US, Yuan Talk is Good, but Action is Better

Saturday, June 19th, 2010

Unless it acts, China’s unexpected pledge Saturday to allow its currency to rise more will not defuse a fight brewing in the U.S.

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BP Admits It Didn’t Stop Leak, Is Readying Another Option

Saturday, May 29th, 2010

BP admitted defeat Saturday in its attempt to plug the oil leak by pumping mud into a busted well, but said it’s readying yet another approach to fight the spill.

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China Revaluation Would Hurt US: World Bank’s Lin

Saturday, May 15th, 2010

The chief economist for the World Bank said on Saturday that if China were to revalue its currency it would actually hurt rather than help the U.S.

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China Revaluation Would Hurt US: World Bank’s Lin

Obama Calls on Democrats to Pass Health Care Bill

Saturday, March 20th, 2010

Victory within reach, President Barack Obama rallied House Democrats on Saturday for a final health care push ahead of a critical make-or-break vote for his presidency, capping off a long, turbulent debate that has left the country deeply divided.

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Senate Continues Talks on Financial Reform Bill

Sunday, February 28th, 2010

Senate negotiators continue to work on a bipartisan financial regulatory-reform bill, following talks Saturday that yielded no “real progress”, according to one source.

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