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U.S. – City of “Hartford Warns It Will Be Broke In 60 Days”

“the WSJ reports. “City officials warned Gov. Dannel Malloy, a Democrat, and state lawmakers that Hartford, which has a deficit approaching $50 million, wouldn’t be able to pay all of its bills within 60 days. Hartford officials said it would … Continue reading

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“Kentucky lawyer in $600 million fraud… flees U.S….”

“A Kentucky lawyer who pleaded guilty to participating in a $600 million disability fraud scheme has fled to a country that does not have an extradition treaty with the United States, local media reported. Eric Christopher Conn, 56, used a … Continue reading

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“Kellogg’s funneled millions of dollars into effort to censor sugar warnings on cereals”

A single serving of Kellogg’s Crunchy Nut cereal, for instance, contains more than half the recommended maximum daily intake of added sugar for a six-year-old… …As reported by The Sunday Times, Kellogg’s helped fund a report undermining the U.K.’s current … Continue reading

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“The Great Japan Potato-Chip Crisis: Panic Buying, $12 Bags”

“Demand for potato chips has surged in Japan this week, with products on offer for 6 times their retail price online after Japanese snack company Calbee Inc. halted the sale of some of its most popular chip brands… The crunch … Continue reading

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“Sears [Stocks] Plummets After Citing ‘Substantial Doubt’ About Future”

“Sears Holdings Corp. suffered its worst stock decline in six weeks after acknowledging “substantial doubt” about its future, raising fresh concerns about whether a company that was once the world’s largest retailer can survive… The 131-year-old department-store chain, which has … Continue reading

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“Stop Nestle from stealing millions of gallons of water from the Great Lakes”

“Nestle is looking to once again rob the public of their water. The corporate giant came under fire last year for bottling water in drought-stricken California,… Right now, Nestle has filed for a permit that would allow them to double the … Continue reading

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“Hedge funders charged in $1 billion fraud — emailed about fleeing US…”

“Employees of a troubled New York hedge fund, Platinum Partners, were arrested Monday on charges of participating in a $1 billion fraud. Mark Nordlicht, Platinum’s chief investment officer, Uri Landesman, a Platinum marketer, and another coconspirator sent emails about fleeing … Continue reading

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