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300 Economists Sign Open Letter Against Offshore Tax Havens After 'Panama Papers'
More than 300 economists from 30 countries have written an open letter criticizing the continuing existence of tax havens, one month after the so-called " Panama Papers " exposed more than 200,000 suspicious offshore entities. Countries with much lower tax rates for businesses or individuals, also
Bernie Sanders Brings His Family on Trip to Vatican
Directly following his Thursday evening debate with Hillary Clinton , Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders traveled from New York City to Rome on an overnight flight to attend a Vatican-hosted conference on the urgency of building a “moral economy." The Vermont senator was joined by all
What to Expect in the Democratic Debate
ABC News' Mary Alice Parks talks with the ABC News Politics team about what to expect in tonight's debate.
Road Warriors: The Romney Campaign's Hunt For Headlines
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) and AMY WALTER (@amyewalter) NOTABLES: RUBIO SHOCKER: ABC News’ Jonathan Karl scoops that Mitt Romney’s campaign is not — repeat not — vetting Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., for the vice presidential spot. “Knowledgeable Republican sources tell me that Rubio is ...
The Year: Revolutions
They went from silence to the streets this year social revolutions gave voice to sell many. Who would never had one before. It was impossible to miss the seismic shifts in the world fueled by anger disillusionment. And the power of social media. Eleven the three surrounding. About one literally
Bhutan Royal Wedding: A Commoner Becomes Queen
King Jigme Khesar, Known as the "Asian Elvis," Is the Youngest King in the World
What's Causing Gas Prices to Rise?
All weekend long we've Americans say they are running out of gas money and patience. those rising prices at the pomp and there are brand new numbers out tonight showing nationwide. Here they are gasoline is now hit three dollars and 84 cents a gallon up another nickel in just one week. And tonight
Getting Off Oil for Good
Night falls on this planet to power us many times over the tricks. Is capturing the crisis in the gulf as a reminder of the cost of running our world on fossil fuels but we wanted to note clean energy ever. Be more than a pine tree. We simply must. Balance demand for energy. For decades American
The Presidential Planner
ABC News' Sunlen Miller reports: With unemployment at 10.2 percent, President Obama will today try to refocus on his domestic agenda, holding a day-long jobs summit. Officially dubbed the Jobs and Economic Growth Forum, the White House announced the summit...
Tightrope: Word-of-mouth only goes so far
Hi, Gladys, I will soon be 59, and I had to leave my job to come home to take care of my sick husband. I need to be productive both because I need the money and I need to feel like I am a part of something. I love arts and crafts and believe that I might be able to make a good living at it. So far