Month: March 2019

A Greek national flag flutters atop the parliament building in Athens, Greece, January 28, 2019. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis ATHENS (Reuters) – Greece’s parliament approved on Friday a bill extending the protection of borrowers from foreclosures on their primary homes after tense negotiations with its international creditors. The new framework, part of measures to expedite a clean
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(Reuters) – Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke will hold campaign rallies on Saturday in his home state of Texas, where he faces far different challenges in the 2020 race from those of his underdog U.S. Senate run in 2018. Democratic 2020 U.S. presidential candidate and former U.S. Representative Beto O’Rourke listens to a question from
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FILE PHOTO: Wells Fargo CEO Tim Sloan testifies before a House Financial Services Committee hearing titled: “Holding Megabanks Accountable: An Examination of Wells Fargo’s Pattern of Consumer Abuses” in Washington, U.S. March 12, 2019. REUTERS/Erin Scott (Reuters) – Wells Fargo & Co said on Thursday Tim Sloan will resign immediately as its chief executive, becoming
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Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) deputy leader Nigel Dodds walks outside the Houses of Parliament, following the Brexit votes the previous evening, in London, Britain, March 28, 2019. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis DUBLIN (Reuters) – The deputy leader of the Northern Irish party propping up Prime Minister Theresa May’s government said a Brexit outcome that keeps the United
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FILE PHOTO: The artificial dirt track at Santa Anita Park is groomed during morning exercises in preparation for the Breeders Cup World Championship including the $5 million Breeders’ Cup Classic at Santa Anita Park horse track in Arcadia, California, November 5, 2009. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – California horse racing authorities on Thursday took
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BRUSSELS/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Facebook Inc toughened its rules on political advertising in Europe on Friday under pressure from EU regulators to do more to guard against foreign meddling in the bloc’s upcoming legislative election. Chastened since Russia used the social media platform to influence polls that swept U.S. President Donald Trump to power, Facebook
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