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White House Government Agencies

  • WASHINGTON, May 30- The Federal Reserve on Tuesday said it had fined Deutsche Bank AG $41 million for failing to ensure its systems would detect money laundering regulations and it said the lender agreed to increase its controls. The New York Fed found that the German bank had faulty systems to detect suspicious transactions between 2011 and 2015, the central...

  • WASHINGTON, May 30- The Federal Reserve on Tuesday said it had fined Deutsche Bank AG $41 million for failing to ensure its systems would detect money laundering regulations and it said the lender agreed to increase its controls.

  • WASHINGTON, May 30- The Federal Reserve on Monday fined Deutsche Bank AG $41 million for failing to ensure its systems would detect money laundering regulations and it said the the lender agreed to increase its controls.

  • *Political uncertainty in Europe stokes safe-haven buying. NEW YORK/ LONDON, May 30- Gold prices eased after hitting a one month high on Tuesday as economic data from the United States showed increased signs that the Federal Reserve would raise interest rates next month. Spot gold touched a one-month high of $1,270.47.

  • May 30- British drugmaker Indivior Plc said on Tuesday it applied for a new drug application to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to market its drug to treat opioid use disorder. The drug, RBP-6000, is a monthly injectable opioid, used to treat OUD as a part of a treatment plan that includes counseling and psychological support, Indivior said.

  • WASHINGTON, May 30- U.S. consumer spending recorded its biggest increase in four months in April and monthly inflation rebounded, pointing to firming domestic demand that could allow the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates next month. "Fed officials can continue with their gradual pace of rate hikes in June as the economy remains on course for stronger...

  • NEW YORK, May 30- U.S. benchmark and long-dated Treasury yields fell to their lowest levels in more than a week on Tuesday on month-end buying and after U.S. inflation data reinforced doubts that the Federal Reserve would raise interest rates more than one more time in 2017. "More than anything, we're seeing just a little bit better buying here at a month-end...

  • *Consumer spending increases 0.4 percent in April. WASHINGTON, May 30- U.S. consumer spending recorded its biggest increase in four months in April and monthly inflation rebounded, pointing to firming domestic demand that could allow the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates next month. The Commerce Department said on Tuesday that consumer spending, which...

  • **NEW YORK, United States- Federal Reserve Board Governor Lael Brainard speaks on the economy and monetary policy before the New York Association for Business Economics Luncheon Speaker Series 1700 GMT. VIENNA- Austrian National Bank Governor Ewald Nowotnty to speak on a panel about Marshall plan- 1600 GMT. VIENNA- ECB Governing Council member Erkki Liikanen...

  • **NEW YORK, United States- Federal Reserve Board Governor Lael Brainard speaks on the economy and monetary policy before the New York Association for Business Economics Luncheon Speaker Series 1700 GMT. VIENNA- Austrian National Bank Governor Ewald Nowotnty to speak on a panel about Marshall plan- 1600 GMT. VIENNA- ECB Governing Council member Erkki Liikanen...

  • President Bill Clinton speaks to reporters before the start of a Cabinet meeting, 28 September 2000, at the White House in Washington, DC. Seated with Clinton L-R are Secretary of Health and Human Services Donna Shalala, Secretary of State Madeleine Albright and White House Chief of Staff John Podesta.

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  • May 26- Kite Pharma Inc on Friday said the U.S. Food and Drug Administration will review its experimental drug axicabtagene ciloleucel on a priority basis as a treatment for advanced non-Hodgkin lymphoma, a cancer that starts in white blood cells. The FDA's decision is expected by Nov. 29. Kite announced in March that it had completed the FDA filing.

  • He added that the trucks comply with U.S. Environmental Protection Agency emissions standards and California's own tough emissions standards. It adds to legal problems for Detroit- based GM, which has already paid about $2.5 billion in penalties and settlements over faulty ignition switches linked to 124 deaths. They include Mercedes-Benz parent Daimler...

  • NEW YORK, May 25- U.S. Treasury yields fell slightly on Thursday on doubts whether the Federal Reserve would raise interest rates more than once by the end of 2017 as it signaled it is preparing to shrink its $4.5 trillion balance sheet later this year. It's a very pedestrian trading day, "said Aaron Kohli, interest rates strategist at BMO Capital Markets in New York.

  • He added that the trucks comply with U.S. Environmental Protection Agency emissions standards and California's own tough emissions standards. It adds to legal problems for Detroit- based GM, which has already paid about $2.5 billion in penalties and settlements over faulty ignition switches linked to 124 deaths. They include Mercedes-Benz parent Daimler...

  • GM spokesman Dan Flores called the claims "baseless," and said the trucks comply with U.S. Environmental Protection Agency emissions standards and California's own tough standards. It adds to legal problems for Detroit- based GM, which has already paid about $2.5 billion in penalties and settlements over faulty ignition switches linked to 124 deaths.

  • SAO PAULO, May 25- Most Latin American currencies traded sideways on Thursday after the Federal Reserve dialed down some expectations that it would hike interest rates rapidly, while political uncertainty weighed on Brazilian markets. Also fostering caution in Brazilian markets was growing political turmoil resulting from a scandal in which President...

  • WASHINGTON, May 25- The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rose slightly last week and the four-week moving average of claims hit a 44- year low, suggesting a further tightening of the labor market that could encourage the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates next month. "Businesses are wisely hoarding labor and not laying off workers...

  • Demonstrators protest over the Flint, Michigan contaminated water crisis, March 6, 2015.

    A federal environmental office that was on front lines of Flint's water crisis could face deep budget cuts, ProPublica reports.

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