Former House speaker Dennis Hastert indicted on bank-related charges

US attorney’s office in Chicago issues statementRepublican, 73, accused over cash withdrawal and of lying to FBIContinue reading… …read more

Via: The Guardian

​Poroshenko signs law allowing moratorium on Ukraine’s foreign debt payment

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has signed into law a bill that allows the government to set a moratorium on the repayment of foreign debt. The law comes into force once published and remains valid until July 2016.Read Full Article at …read more

Via: RT

Exclusive: Mexican president misrepresented personal land deal, records show

VALLE DE BRAVO, Mexico (Reuters) – Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto misrepresented to authorities the circumstances under which he acquired one of his properties, public documents reviewed by Reuters show, a discrepancy that could add to the controversy surrounding his personal finances.

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David Cameron: EU status quo is not good enough – video

David Cameron speaks during a press conference with France’s president, François Hollande, after their meeting at the Elysee Palace in Paris on Thursday. Among other subjects, the state of the European Union was at the centre of their discussions. While Cameron says his priority is to reform the EU, he …read more

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McDonald’s to stop announcing monthly sales as profits plummet

The US fast food giant McDonald’s will no longer publicly announce its sales figures every month. Instead investors will have to wait for quarterly reports. The restaurant chain is seeking to reverse a decline in sales.Read Full Article at …read more

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EPA wants ‘pesticide-free zones’ to curb honeybee deaths

Regulators in the United States are generating a buzz by proposing new rules that would establish temporary pesticide-free zones as part of an effort to reverse the rampant die-off of commercial honeybees.Read Full Article at …read more

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122mm artillery banned under Minsk peace deal fired in E.Ukraine – OSCE

The Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe has confirmed that shrapnel persistent with 122mm artillery banned under the Minsk packages was used in the latest shelling of a residential area in Gorlovka, eastern Ukraine.Read Full Article at …read more

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US to Russia: Fifa corruption inquiry has nothing to do with you

Officials say ‘Russia does not even figure’ in investigation after Vladimir Putin accuses the US of ‘blatant attempt to extend their jurisdiction into other states’ Continue reading… …read more

Via: The Guardian