from Sarah Lynch:
WASHINGTON, Aug 23 (Reuters) - Republican presidential
front-runner Donald Trump blasted hedge fund managers on Sunday
as mere "paper pushers" who he said were "getting away with
murder" by not paying their fair share of taxes.
from Expert Zone:
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It was a week of contrasts with the Nifty trying to break above 8,500 levels during the first three days till cracks appeared on Thursday, which led to a sharp fall. Though the index recovered to about 8,300 from the lows of 8,235, there was an underlying fear that adverse international sentiments may have an overbearing effect on India’s markets.
from Warren Strobel:
/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The second-in-command of the Islamic State militant group was killed during a U.S. air strike in Iraq on Tuesday, the White House said on Friday, dealing a blow to the group that has sought to form a caliphate across the Muslim world.
from Alison Frankel:
As the Obama administration pushes for Congressional approval of its nuclear deal with Iran, the Justice Department this week urged the U.S. Supreme Court not to grant review in a case that presents the question of whether lawmakers encroached on the executive and judicial branches to deliver nearly $2 billion in Iranian assets to terror victims.