Making the bank work for black Americans

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Making the bank work for black Americans

When Donald Trump was elected as president in 2016 he made bringing a balance back to Washington a major theme of his campaign. In January of 2017 a U.S. attorney’s office sent a letter…

Immigration standoff in House unlikely to end

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Immigration standoff in House unlikely to end

In a joint statement, the Democratic establishment and the House centrists said they support the establishment on spending bills but were not afraid to openly oppose the establishment and Democratic lawmakers who supported the…

The NYC Storytelling Complex: This Week’s Finite $hort Recap

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The NYC Storytelling Complex: This Week’s Finite $hort Recap

Not a wealthy man: Billionaire Len Blavatnik (Andrew Burton/Getty Images) Just about every financial media outlet in New York has devoted substantial storyspace to Dick Fuld, the former Lehman Brothers CEO whose decision to…

The Simple Life in Venice, Italy

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The Simple Life in Venice, Italy

The Mediterranean is always the ocean horizon, and the Bay of Naples is as far in the distance as you can get in northwestern Italy. Across the delta of the Corrientes River, in neighborhoods…