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JPMorgan Chase Agrees to Pay $4.5 Billion Over Bad Mortgage-Backed Securities

Filed under: Mortgages, Real Estate, Banks, Investment Fraud, Securities Alamy By Karen Freifeld NEW YORK — JPMorgan Chase & Co (JPM) said on Friday it agreed to pay $ 4.5 billion to settle claims by investors who lost money on mortgage-backed securities before the collapse of the U.S. housing market. The bank reached the agreement with 21 institutional investors in ...

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FDA Lawsuit Filed Over Meat Industry Drug

The Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) alleged withholding of ractopamine information from the public has prompted the filing of a lawsuit by food safety advocates. The FDA lawsuit specifically notes the use of an additive commonly utilized within the meat industry that is banned in more than 160 countries in the legal proceedings. Ractopamine is used as a feed additive ...

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Failed mayoral candidate John Liu to sue New York City over denial of $3.5 million in public matching funds

In what might be the first lawsuit of its kind, city Controller John Liu plans to sue the city for denying his failed mayoral campaign millions of dollars in public funding, the Daily News has learned. Liu quietly filed a notice of claim on Nov. 1, seeking unspecified money damages for “deprivation of civil rights, mental and emotional harm, loss ...

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NJ couple sues Christie over gay ’therapy’ ban

A southern New Jersey couple has sued Gov. Chris Christie over his signing of a bill banning so-called gay conversion therapy, claiming it violates their constitutional rights. The couple, who isn’t identified in the court papers filed Friday, claims the law violates their rights to free speech and free exercise of religion because it prevents them from seeking treatment for ...

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Senators grill Medicare chief over health care rollout woes

A senior administration official involved in implementation of President Barack Obama’s health care plan says the program’s sign-up website has improved since its launch more than a month ago and is still improving. Marilyn Tavenner told a Senate committee that the site is now able to process nearly 17,000 registrants per hours with almost no errors. RELATED: OBAMA ASKS SUPPORTERS ...

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Size Matters: Men Over 16 Inches (Collar Size) Prone To Erectile Problems

A man’s obsession with size is usually confined to an area somewhere below the waist. But new research from Turkey indicates that he has been concentrating on the wrong region. What is important in the bedroom department is actually the size of his shirt collar! The new study has found that men whose necks are more than 16.3 inches (41 ...

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