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    1. May 16, 2014

      Veterans scandal risks engulfing Obama

      Amid contrived outrage over Benghazi and the improving fortunes of its healthcare reform, the Obama administration could be...

    2. January 17, 2013

      Lawmakers demand data on energy drinks

      US lawmakers stepped up their investigation into energy drinks on Thursday, demanding that companies making products such as...

    1. November 27, 2012

      Monster given a boost from FDA letter

      Shares of Monster Beverage jumped more than 13 per cent on Tuesday as the US Food and Drug Administration signalled that...

    2. October 24, 2012

      McMahon goes to the mat in Connecticut

      The shadow of the World Wrestling Entertainment headquarters off I-95 looms large over the Connecticut race for Senate....

    3. April 4, 2012

      Senate tackles Facebook privacy and employers

      A forthcoming bill in the US Senate is designed to protect Facebook users from their own compromising photos. In the wake of...

    4. February 3, 2012

      Carlyle removes class-action clause

      Carlyle, the Washington DC-based private equity group that is set to go public, has bowed to pressure from investors and...

    5. November 1, 2011

      Regulation: Lawmakers asked to step into digital age

      US cybersecurity experts say that tough regulations are needed to encourage companies to work harder to protect the data of...

    6. April 28, 2011

      Sony users face long odds in hacking suits

      The more than 70m users of Sony’s online gaming network have only a slim chance of exacting payment for the exposure of...

    7. April 27, 2011

      Sony faces fury over hacked data delay

      Sony faced fierce criticism on Wednesday following its disclosure that a hacker had stolen the personal data of more than...

    8. October 14, 2010

      Republicans losing steam in Connecticut

      Republican chances in Connecticut have diminished significantly in recent weeks, according to a poll that showed Linda...

    9. October 10, 2010

      Republican closes in on blue stronghold

      Few expected that Linda McMahon, a multimillionaire with the look of a lady who lunches in Greenwich, her wealthy home town...

    10. September 28, 2010

      State tells GMAC to halt home seizures

      GMAC Mortgage, a unit of Ally Financial, has been asked to halt all home foreclosures in Connecticut while an inquiry is...

    11. September 5, 2010

      Craigslist acts over adult advertisements

      Craigslist has blocked access to the “adult services” section of the US classified advertising site, replacing it with a...

    12. August 3, 2010

      US state to probe pricing of e-books

      The attorney-general’s office in the US state of Connecticut said it was examining the pricing of digital books by Amazon...

    13. August 3, 2010

      E-book pricing under scrutiny

      The attorney-general’s office in the US state of Connecticut said on Monday that it was examining the pricing of digital...

    14. June 22, 2010

      Wireless data blow for Google

      A number of US states investigating Google’s interception of data sent over unencrypted wireless home networks will...

    15. June 22, 2010

      Wireless data blow for Google

      A number of states investigating Google's interception of data sent over unencrypted wireless home networks will co-ordinate...

    16. June 18, 2010

      US states query Google's data collection

      Google is likely to face a co-ordinated inquiry from multiple US states into its collection of data from unsecured wireless...

    17. June 17, 2010

      US states query Google’s Street View data

      Google’s Street View vehicles picked up e-mail data Google is likely to face a co-ordinated inquiry from multiple US states...

    18. May 19, 2010

      Mid-term hopes rise for Democrats

      With Barack Obama’s approval ratings stuck below 50 per cent, and Congress held in low regard even by its usual dismal...

    19. May 19, 2010

      Double scandal shakes US primary campaign

      Both the Democratic and the Republican parties were rocked by scandal yesterday, as voters turned out for primary elections...

    20. May 18, 2010

      Double scandal rocks US primary elections

      Both the Democratic and the Republican parties were rocked by scandal on Tuesday, as voters turned out for primary elections...

    21. March 13, 2010

      California launches lawsuit against Toyota

      LOS ANGELES/DETROIT, March 12 - In the latest blow to Toyota Motor Corp, a Southern California prosecutor filed the first...

    22. January 7, 2010

      Dorgan move poses risk for party

      For all the noise around Chris Dodd's forthcoming departure from politics, it is the decision to stand down by Byron Dorgan,...

    23. January 7, 2010

      Dorgan's exit could be bigger headache for party

      For all the noise around Chris Dodd's upcoming departure from politics, it is the decision to stand down made by Byron...

    24. January 7, 2010

      Banking senator opts to stand down

      Chris Dodd, the Democratic head of the Senate banking committee, will not stand for re-election in November, a decision that...

    25. January 7, 2010

      Dodd to quit Senate in move to aid party

      Chris Dodd, the Democratic head of the Senate banking committee, will not stand for re-election in November, in a move...

    26. January 7, 2010

      Dodd decides against re-election

      Democratic election planning and President Barack Obama's legislative agenda were buffeted yesterday when Chris Dodd, a...

    27. January 6, 2010

      Dorgan move poses risk for Democrats

      For all the noise around Chris Dodd’s forthcoming departure from politics, it is the decision to stand down by Byron Dorgan,...

    28. January 6, 2010

      Dodd to quit Senate in move to aid party

      Democratic election planning and President Barack Obama’s legislative agenda were buffeted on Wednesday when Chris Dodd, a...

    29. FT Alphaville

      April 8, 2009

      The rating agency bailout

      Connecticut Attorney-General Richard Blumenthal makes a rather compelling point in this press release: Attorney General...

    30. February 10, 2009

      Misgivings over big ticket tie-up

      Ticketmaster and Live Nation were last night hoping to announce a merger as early as this morning in the face of a chorus...

    31. February 9, 2009

      Misgivings over big ticket tie-up

      Ticketmaster and Live Nation were on Monday night hoping to announce a merger as early as Tuesday morning in the face of a...

    32. August 7, 2008

      Countrywide faces legal row

      Legal woes mounted yesterday for Countrywide Financial, the troubled mortgage lender bought by Bank of America, as the...

    33. August 7, 2008

      Connecticut lawsuit adds to Countrywide's woes

      Legal woes mounted yesterday for Countrywide Financial, the troubled mortgage lender acquired by Bank of America, as the...

    34. FT Alphaville

      July 31, 2008

      Moody’s sees plunge in Q2 income

      Moody’s warned Wednesday it expected declines in structured finance revenue of over 50%. The credit rating agency, whose...

    35. July 31, 2008

      Moody's faces tight second half

      Credit markets are unlikely to recover in the second half of this year, Moody's forecast yesterday as it published a sharp...

    36. July 31, 2008

      Moody's downbeat on credit markets' outlook

      Credit markets are unlikely to recover in the second half of this year, Moody's forecast yesterday as it revealed a sharp...

    37. July 31, 2008

      Moody's downbeat about credit market prospects for second half

      Credit markets are unlikely to recover in the second half of this year, Moody's forecast yesterday as it published a sharp...

    38. July 30, 2008

      Moody’s downbeat on credit market rebound

      Moody’s, the second-largest credit rating agency, warned on Wednesday that it remained cautious about the prospects of a...

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