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US President Joe Biden and UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson signed an amended version of the Atlantic Charter on Thursday during the G7 summit in Cornwall, England. The original Atlantic Charter was a post-war declaration signed by former US President Franklin D. Roosevelt and former UK Prime Minister Winston Churchill in 1941 following the Declaration [...]

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A judge for the US Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Texas dismissed the National Rifle Association’s (NRA) Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing on Tuesday, finding that the NRA did not file the petition in good faith. The decision focused on “whether the existential threat facing the NRA is the type of threat that the [...]

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Bernie Madoff, former Wall Street kingpin and mastermind of the largest Ponzi scheme in history, died Wednesday at the age of 82 in prison while serving his 150-year sentence. He spent about 12 years in prison for engineering a fraud as high as $65 billion. His death resulted from natural causes as he had been [...]

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Britain’s government announced Monday that it has opened an independent investigation into lobbying, following former Prime Minister David Cameron’s lobbying activities on behalf of UK- and Australia-based financial services company Greensill Capital. The investigation into the development and use of supply chain finance addresses the concern about the ability of former prime ministers to access [...]

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