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“Russia & India ditching US dollar in defense deals”

“Moscow and Delhi are seeking to bypass US sanctions by using the rupee and the ruble in facilitating military deals, according to Indian daily, the Economic Times. The paper reports that US sanctions are hampering $2 billion in defense deals … Continue reading

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Robbery: “Feds Collect Record Individual Income Taxes Through May; Still Run $532.2B Deficit”

“The federal government collected a record $1,143,141,000,000 in individual income taxes through the first eight months of fiscal 2018 (Oct. 1, 2017 through the end of May), according to the Monthly Treasury Statement released today. Despite the record individual income … Continue reading

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“40% of Americans can’t cover a $400 emergency expense”

“Four in ten Americans can’t, according to a new report from the Federal Reserve Board. Those who don’t have the cash on hand say they’d have to cover it by borrowing or selling something. The bright side? That’s an improvement … Continue reading

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“Walmart To Buy Controlling Stake In Flipkart For $16 Billion”

“Walmart Inc. will acquire control of India’s largest online retailer Flipkart Ltd. in its biggest deal, taking on Amazon.com Inc in one of the fastest growing e-commerce markets. The world’s largest retailer will buy 77 percent stake for $16 billion … Continue reading

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“Viacom Accused of Covering Up… Rape in $100M Lawsuit”

“Moe Howard has brought a shocking lawsuit that accuses late Paramount chief Brad Grey of raping him. The complaint details extraordinary contact with high-level executives in the entertainment industry, alleges that a nondisclosure agreement was achieved through trickery and demands … Continue reading

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“Criminals Steal $37 Billion a Year from America’s Elderly”

“Some 5 million older Americans are financially exploited every year… The elderly are also suffering at the hands of greedy, desperate or drug addicted relatives and friends, among others. The total number of victims is increasing as baby boomers retire and … Continue reading

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Trump Says Amazon Is A Scam Worth Billions Of Dollars

“President Donald Trump continued to needle Amazon on Saturday, claiming the internet commerce giant maintains an advantageous relationship with the U.S Postal Service amounting to a “scam” worth “billions of dollars.” “While we are on the subject, it is reported … Continue reading

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