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The head of the International Monetary Fund said Wednesday that sanctions imposed on Russia from the European Union and the U.S. have had a clear effect on the country. IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde spoke to Judy Woodruff about the...
Italian officials unveil the recently recovered post-Impressionist works of Paul Gauguin and Pierre Bonnard. Photo by ANDREAS SOLARO/AFP/Getty Images For decades, the kitchen of a retired Italian factory worker unwittingly held the secret to a 1970...
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Michael Lewis’ new book “Flash Boys” is the latest critique of high-frequency trading. Photo of the Nasdaq MarketSite from Times Square by Flickr user Adam Fagen. With a “60 Minutes” interview, an online excerpt and full-page ad in...
Peru’s “Costa Verde” bay remains close following a tsunami alert in Lima. Photo by Ernesto Benavides/AFP/Getty Images An 8.2 magnitude earthquake, with at least 60 aftershocks and minor earthquakes, struck 55 miles off the coast of...
President Obama is accompanied by Vice President Biden as he delivers a statement on the Affordable Care Act in the White House Rose Garden Tuesday. Photo by JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images Today in the Morning Line: Health care reality check...