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September 5, 2015 2:21 PM Clinton personally paid staffer to maintain private server: report

WASHINGTON Hillary Clinton used personal funds to pay a State Department staffer to maintain an email server she used for both personal and government matters when she was U.S. secretary of state, The Washington Post said on Saturday, citing a campaign official. The unidentified official for Clinton's campaign for the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination 23

September 4, 2015 2:27 PM Japanese banks among bidders for GE's local finance unit: sources

Japanese banks are among bidders for General Electric Co's (GE.N) local commercial lending and leasing operation, sources told Reuters on Friday. Orix Corp (8591.T) and the leasing units of Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Inc (8316.T), Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc (8306.T) and Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc (8309.T) are among the bidders, the sources 67

September 4, 2015 11:38 AM Why Is DNC Chairwoman Wasserman Schultz Afraid of Bernie Sanders and Martin O'Malley Debating Hillary Clinton?

This is Washington machine politics at its best -- or maybe its worst. In a year when others are struggling to distance themselves from Washington and politics as usual, Team Clinton is doing what they do best and engaging in blatant, self-serving manipulation... Letting Chairwoman Wasserman Schultz prove her loyalty as a fixer is consistent with the predictable 34

September 3, 2015 9:45 AM Anti-hedge fund group calls on Cuomo to return 'dirty money' to donors linked to Puerto Rico’s financial crisis

The anti-hedge fund group Hedge Clippers wrote to Gov. Cuomo to return the “dirty money” before he travels to Puerto Rico on Monday. ALBANY — Before Gov. Cuomo heads to Puerto Rico, he should return more than $1.2 million in campaign contributions from hedge funds linked to the island’s financial crisis, an activist group says. In a letter obtained by the Daily 33

September 1, 2015 9:00 PM Hedge fund Visium Balanced rose in August, up 11.2 pct YTD

BOSTON, Sept 1 Visium Asset Management's healthcare oriented Visium Balanced Fund extended its double digit returns for the year to 11.2 percent thanks to a tiny gain in August, an investor in the fund said on Tuesday. The $4.4 billion fund, founded 10 years ago by medical doctor Jacob Gottlieb, inched up 0.57 percent last month, the source said. The fund has both long bets and short 27

September 1, 2015 8:38 PM KMART pays $1.4 mln over allegations it illegally lured Medicare beneficiaries

WASHINGTON, Sept 1 KMART Corp., a U.S. discount department chain owned by Sears Holdings Corp, has paid $1.4 million to resolve allegations it violated the False Claims Act, the U.S. Justice Department said on Tuesday. The company illegally used drug manufacturer coupons and gasoline discounts to convince beneficiaries of the Medicare healthcare insurance 25

August 30, 2015 1:10 PM Donald Trump is not a traditional Republican — including on some big issues

Donald Trump has rather effortlessly demonstrated that he is not a normal presidential candidate. And with his scatter-shot delineation of where he stands on various issues, he has made something else clear: He's not a normal Republican. Given his politically diverse background, the fact that he doesn't toe every party line shouldn't be a surprise. What's 33

August 28, 2015 7:45 PM Planned Parenthood goes to court to fight funding cuts in Alabama

Planned Parenthood filed a complaint in Alabama federal on Friday seeking to stop the state from defunding its health clinics after the release of covertly recorded videos attacking the organization's handling of aborted fetal tissue. The reproductive-health organization took similar legal action earlier this week in Louisiana, which also plans to terminate 37

August 27, 2015 6:28 PM Planned Parenthood report says fetal tissue videos were distorted

WASHINGTON Planned Parenthood told U.S. congressional leaders on Thursday that manipulations and deletions used in the editing process of secretly recorded videos slamming the organization rendered the tapes unreliable for government inquiries. In an 11-page letter to Republican and Democratic congressional leaders, the reproductive healthcare group's 29

August 27, 2015 2:17 PM Inside Vester Lee Flanagan's life

The crazed gunman who executed on live morning TV two local news journalists who worked at his former station lived surrounded by publicity photos of himself, in a squalid apartment awash with gay porn and sex toys. Vester Lee Flanagan, 41, who went by the professional name Bryce Williams, continued to live in Roanoke, Va., despite having been fired 36