European Banks Expect Only ‘Limited’ Impact From Sanctions on Russia
Expected impact of sanctions on business to be “marginal.”
by Chad Bray
Justice Dept. Announces Record $16.65 Billion Settlement with Bank of America
Largest settlement in history between the federal government and a single company…
by Kevin McCoy and Kevin Johnson

UPS Says 51 Retail Stores Breached by Malware
Information includes card numbers, postal and email addresses from about 100,000 transactions.
by Associated Press
Who gets dinged if Russia bans car imports?
Moscow could retaliate with a ban on automobile imports from the West.
by MarketWatch

Price of Bitcoin Falls 12 Percent, to Lowest Value Since May
New regulations and a general stock market malaise have taken hold.
by Sydney Ember
Average Price of Ground Beef Hits All-Time High
Average price for pound of ground beef up 12 percent since last year.
by Ali Meyer

No Fed fireworks, but plenty of clues, expected at Jackson Hole
Policymakers will discuss at length their thinking around the labor markets.
by Andy Bruce
 The Global Economy Is In a Depression (Video)
What’s happening in Germany is happening all over the world.
by Peter Schiff

Infowars Now Accepts Bitcoin
Bitcoin successfully challenges the international banking cartels.
Gold buoyed on weaker-than-expected retail sales
Gold for December delivery rose $3.90, or 0.3%, to $1,314.50 an ounce.
by William Watts

Bank Of England Warns: Interest Rate 'Will Need To Start To Rise' To Fight Inflation
Bank will raise interest rates in “small, slow increases.”
by Jim Edwards
Home Price Growth Slowdown a Mixed Trend for Economy
Bad news for homeowners still looking for relief for underwater mortgages.
by Joe Light

Wages in U.S. down 23 percent since 2008, report shows
A loss of $93 billion in wages.
by Cliff Pinckard
The De-industrialization of America
Any worker whose job does not require daily face-to-face interaction is now in jeopardy of being replaced.
by Paul Craig Roberts, Dave Kranzler, and John Titus

6 Years, $1.7 Bil Later DHS Visa System Deemed Failure
Automated Homeland Security system cost mind-boggling $1.7 billion and took nearly six years to develop…
by Judicial Watch
A Global Financial Guru Who Predicted the Crisis of 2008 Says More Turmoil May Be Coming
Governor of India’s central bank fears supereasy money is inflating assets.
by Michael Schuman