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EXCLUSIVE: One in five saving LESS as Bank's rate cut ups risk-taking culture

One in five people save less money each following the Bank of England’s interest rate cut last month, found peer-to-peer lender ThinCats. Policymakers sliced core rates down to 0.25 per cent at the beginning of August, sparking a mass of providers to slash saver returns. Now two in five Britons are reassessing their approach to savings and investments – with ...

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Five charged in Vatican leak scandal

Vatican leaks scandal: Five people charged 21 November 2015 From the section Europe Image copyright AFP Image caption Two of those charged were members of a commission advising Pope Francis The Vatican has charged five people, including two journalists and a top priest or monsignor, over the leaking and publication of secret documents. The documents were cited in two books, ...

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Five reasons Americans can’t find jobs

Peter Morici The Labor Department reported the economy added 244,000 jobs in September, well below the 400,000 needed to bring unemployment down to pre-crisis levels. Top News – UPI.com

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Swine Flu Spreading In South-Central US, At Least Five Dead In Texas

H1N1 or “swine” flu is spreading across the south-central United States, with at least five people dying from the virus in Texas. Alabama, Louisiana, and Mississippi have also reported increased levels of flu activity. Dr. Michael Young, a medical officer with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s influenza division, said it is the same strain that triggered a pandemic ...

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Five Things You May Not Know About Child Marriage

Enlarge image i Arinafe Makwiti, 13, says her parents forced her to drop out of school and get married to an older man last year to help with the family finances. Makwiti has divorced her husband, but now has a 9-month-old daughter. Jennifer Ludden/NPR Arinafe Makwiti, 13, says her parents forced her to drop out of school and get married ...

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