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What We Learned From the Purported John Podesta Emails From WikiLeaks
The anti-secrecy website WikiLeaks has dumped thousands of emails this week that it claims came directly from the inbox of Hillary Clinton’s campaign Chairman John Podesta. So far, the Clinton campaign has neither confirmed nor denied the authenticity of the emails. Podesta told reporters Tuesday
US stocks mostly slip as banks fall and retailers plunge NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks slipped Thursday as interest rates dropped and banks took sharp losses. Department stores tumbled as Macy's and Kohl's plunged following weak holiday-season reports that led the chains to cut their profit forecasts.
Five Stories You'll Care About in Politics This Week
Washington is traditionally slow in August, but this week has been dominated by the unrest in Ferguson, Mo. , the strife in Iraq , and don't forget the hug summit . Almost all took us by surprise this week. Here's a glimpse at some of the stories your ABC News political team will be covering in the
Detained U.S. Boss Home After China 'Nightmare'
Morning Business Memo: His ordeal finally over, a U.S. executive detained for a week by his company’s Chinese workers in a pay dispute has arrived home. Chip Starnes, 42, flew into Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood Airport in Florida early this morning. He told reporters it was a...
Inquiring Minds And The IRS (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES GRILL ON THE HILL: Today a House Appropriations subcommittee will hear from Internal Revenue Service Acting Commissioner Danny Werfel about what steps the agency is taking to address the IRS’s targeting of conservative groups and to hold those ...
Christie Pounds the Airwaves Against Opponent, Despite Huge Lead in Gubernatorial Campaign
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is leading his gubernatorial opponent, state Sen. Barbara Buono, by more than 30 points , but that hasn't stopped him from bombarding the airwaves with ads, including negative ones attacking Buono, and spending almost $4.5 million, according to the Christie campaign.
Chris Christie Challenger Barbara Buono Lost Amid Obama Fanfare
Don't Forget About Challenger Barbara Buono as Christie, Obama Tour New Jersey
CEO, Regulators Blamed for MF Global Collapse in House Report
A House Republican report on the collapse of Wall Street trading firm MF Global lays the blame for the debacle on former CEO and Democratic New Jersey Gov. Jon Corzine and regulators who failed to properly supervise the firm. The Oct. 31, 2001, bankruptcy filing of the...
GM Vehicles: Love It or Return It
Morning Business Memo If you don’t like your new Chevy, you can take it back for a refund within 60 days. Chevrolet calls its new offer Love It or Return It. Between now and early September, Chevy buyers can return their new cars or trucks...