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The Dow Nears Its All-Time High
Lauren Lyster analyzes the morning business headlines
Duel In Denver: Debate Day Arrives (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) and AMY WALTER (@amyewalter) NOTABLES: CONTROVERSIAL OBAMA TAPE RESURFACES: ABC’s Jake Tapper reported on “Good Morning America” today that on debate eve the Obama campaign was dealing with the resurfacing of a clip of a speech from five years ago featuring...
President Obama Preps for Debate Amidst Nevada's Housing Woes and New Criticisms of Housing Program
LAS VEGAS, NV — One in 402 homes here in Nevada is in foreclosure, according to RealtyTrac, making this the 5th hardest hit state in the country. As the Los Angeles Times ‘s Kathleen Hennessey notes today the Obama campaign “has set up its ‘debate...
West Virginia University is the Top Party School
The Princeton Review releases the list of top party schools in the United States.
CEO Pay Up Twice the Inflation Rate
Morning Business Memo: While most U.S. households struggled to keep pace with inflation last year, the guy in the corner office did just fine. Profits at big U.S. companies broke records in 2011, and so did pay for CEOs. The head of a typical public...
The Note: Straw Poll Shake Up?: Bachmann Under Scrutiny, Rick Perry Backtracks
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) and AMY WALTER (@amyewalter) Is Michele Bachmann healthy enough to be president? That is the question raised by a new Daily Caller story quoting several former aides to the Minnesota congresswoman who say she is prone...
Exit Interview: Elizabeth Warren: 'I’m Not Through Throwing Rocks'
President Obama today nominated former Ohio Attorney General Richard Cordray to be director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. We caught up with Elizabeth Warren – the woman whose idea the bureau was, and who has helped set up the...
FDIC calls for stricter security efforts after Citigroup hacking
Federal regulators are pushing banks to keep customer financial information more secure after about 200,000 Citigroup credit card accounts were hacked last month. The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp., which regulates the nation's banks, is pushing for stronger account security measures at those
Ratings Report for ABC News’ “This Week with Christiane Amanpour” For Sunday, May 15, 2011
“THIS WEEK WITH CHRISTIANE AMANPOUR” DRAWS 1.997 MILLION TOTAL VIEWERS On May 15, 2011, ABC News’ “This Week with Christiane Amanpour” drew 1.997 million Total Viewers and 638,000 Adults 25-54, according to Nielsen Media Research. On Sunday, Gov. Nikki Haley...
'This Week' Roundtable: Economic Outlook
(BEGIN VIDEO CLIP) BOEHNER: We're not talking about billions here, we should be talking about cuts in trillions, if we're serious about addressing America's fiscal problems. With the exception of tax hikes, which in my opinion will destroy American jobs, everything is on the table. (END VIDEO CLIP)