Swiss Federation of Trade Unions (SGB) President Paul Rechsteiner ...
Aug 26th, 2011
(Reuters) - Swiss Federation of Trade Unions (SGB) President Paul Rechsteiner (L) speaks next to Chief Economist of the SGB Daniel Lampart to media during a news conference on the salaries in Bern August 26, 2011. REUTERS/Ruben Sprich (SWITZERLAND - Tags: POLITICS) -
By Emily Stephenson and Douwe Miedema WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. banks will no longer be able to make big trading bets with their own money after regulators finalized on Tuesday a rule shutting down what was a hugely profitable business for Wall Street before the credit crisis. The measure known as the Volcker rule was a late addition to the 2010 ... [Full Article]
By Alissa de Carbonnel and Pavel Polityuk KIEV (Reuters) - Ukrainian protesters stood their ground on Wednesday after an overnight sweep by riot police and their leaders dismissed an offer of talks from a president they say must quit for favoring ties with Russia over the European Union. Pressed by Europe and the United States, which condemned the ... [Full Article]
SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) - The sounds of high-performance car engines filled the air Sunday as thousands of fans, friends and car enthusiasts headed to the Los Angeles suburb of Santa Clarita to pay tribute to Paul Walker at the site where the "Fast & Furious" actor died in a car crash. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]