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July 2012

The High Price—and Low Pay—of Olympic Greatness

07/31/12

The High Price—and Low Pay—of Olympic Greatness

Most Olympic sports are very expensive to train for, but athletes aren't rewarded as handsomely for their efforts.

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New GDP Numbers Could Be Bad News for Obama

07/27/12

New GDP Numbers Could Be Bad News for Obama

New numbers from US Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) reveal what many Americans have probably already figured out—the US is not recovering very fast.

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Former Big Bank CEO Says We Should Split Up Big Banks

07/26/12

Former Big Bank CEO Says We Should Split Up Big Banks

Deregulation of banks one factor of the housing market and stock market collapse in 2008.

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Wells Fargo's $175 Million Settlement for Racist Lending Isn't Nearly Enough

07/18/12

Wells Fargo's $175 Million Settlement for Racist Lending Isn't Nearly Enough

Bank charged higher fees and rates to more than 30,000 minority borrowers.

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