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Google to offer checking accounts next year: source

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(Reuters) – Alphabet Inc’s (GOOGL.O) Google will offer personal checking accounts from sometime next year in partnership with Citigroup Inc (C.N) and a small credit union at Stanford University, a person familiar with Google’s plans said on Wednesday. The details of the project, named Cache, were first reported by the Wall Street Journal and follow Read More

Wall Street higher as Fed’s Powell says economy in ‘good shape’

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(Reuters) – Wall Street’s main indexes rose on Wednesday as Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell said the domestic economy was in good shape and the central bank saw a “sustained expansion” ahead. A screen broadcasts the House Intelligence Committee hearing as part of the impeachment inquiry into U.S. President Donald Trump, as traders work on Read More

Rep. Mark Meadows says impeachment hearings are a ‘sham process’

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House Democrats spearheading the impeachment inquiry against President Trump are not going to be able to present a factual case to the American people, Congressman Mark Meadows, R-N.C., said Wednesday. On Wednesday morning, Democrats set in motion the first public hearing involving the potentialimpeachment of a president since Nov. 19, 1998. Appearing on “America’s Newsroom” with host Sandra Smith, Read More

‘NATO will be soiling its pants’ – Ukrainian tycoon seen as power behind president calls for ‘new Warsaw Pact’ with Moscow

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A tycoon who spent millions of dollars arming anti-Russian fighters in Ukraine has emerged from the shadows to blast the Europe he once idolized. The oligarch now sees alliance with Russia as the only option for his country. Igor Kolomoysky, the oligarch seen by many as the shadow power behind Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, has Read More

‘We freed ourselves of IMF & had big plans on exports’: Exiled Bolivian president Morales blasts coup & hints at US role in it

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Ousted Bolivian President Evo Morales accused the Organization of American States (OAS) of making a political decision in backing the right-wing opposition against him and said the organization serves the “north American empire.” Speaking in exile from Mexico a day after he fled Bolivia, Morales said he “could not understand” how his military commanders could Read More

Adam Schiff to Jim Jordan: ‘I don’t know the identity of the whistleblower’

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After House Democrats kicked off their impeachment hearings against President Trump on Wednesday, House Intelligence Committee Chairman Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., claimed he has no knowledge of theUkraine whistleblower’s identity, despite reports of his staff meeting with the person in secret. Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio., who was recently reassigned to the committee, interjected to point out that Schiff Read More

Monica Enand Joins NW Natural Holding Company Board of Directors

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PORTLAND, Ore., Nov. 13, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The board of directors of Northwest Natural Holding Company, (NYSE: NWN) (NW Natural Holdings), elected Monica Enand to the board starting November 12, 2019. In 2008, Enand founded Zapproved, a cloud-based software provider for corporate legal departments, where she currently serves as chief executive officer. Before founding Read More

‘Evo, I hope your exile is short’: Roger Waters sends message of support to Bolivia’s Morales

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Bolivian President Evo Morales was “ripped away from his people by greed,” former Pink Floyd frontman Roger Waters said in a message of support to the exiled leader, ousted in a coup and forced to seek asylum in Mexico. “Evo Morales, if you see this, more power to you. I hope your exile is short, Read More

Guaido supporters invade Venezuelan embassy in Brazil & announce new ‘ambassador’ (PHOTO, VIDEO)

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Supporters of Venezuelan opposition figure Juan Guaido have seized Venezuela’s embassy in Brazil. While embassy officials said they were “invaded by force,” Guaido’s “envoy” to the country has declared herself the new ambassador. About 20 Guaido supporters jumped the embassy wall and occupied the facility, according to local reports. Videos posted on social media show Read More

Meet Steve Castor, the attorney handling questioning for GOP during impeachment hearings

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Congressional hearings are known for being platforms for lawmakers from both parties to have their voices heard while directly questioning witnesses — but the public hearings in the impeachment inquiry of President Trump, beginning Wednesday morning, will feature attorneys doing some of the heavy lifting in that regard. Steve Castor, House Intelligence Committee Counsel for the minority, Read More