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International Investing: Syria Is Burning, but It’s Still Better Than Greece

Filed under: Economy, Investing, International At 20 months old and counting, Syria’s civil war has claimed more than 28,000 lives, left 1.5 million people homeless, and sent 500,000 Syrians into exile abroad to escape the fighting.

But hey, at least …

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Watch: Romney and Obama on Iran

Filed under: Election 2012President Obama and Governor Romney discuss the sanctions placed on Iran.

Watch: Romney and Obama on Iran originally appeared on DailyFinance.com on 2012-10-22T23:30:00Z. Permalink | Email this | Comments

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London Bank That Hid Iran Dealings Is Fed Up With ‘F—ing Americans’

Filed under: Banking, International
From 2001 to 2010, the management at British bank Standard Chartered (STAN) “schemed with the government of Iran and hid from regulators roughly 60,000 secret transactions, involving at least $250 billion,” earning “…

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Why Gasoline Could Hit $5 a Gallon This Summer

Filed under: Energy, EconomyIf you think you’re paying a lot at the gas pump now, just wait until summer hits. Stronger summer demand could lead to record-high gas prices as an economic recovery takes hold and turmoil in the Middle East sends the price…

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Five Ways the Government Could Make Oil Prices Fall

Sky-high oil and gas prices risk tipping the U.S. economy back into recession. But Washington isn’t powerless when it comes to oil prices: Here are five things that the federal and state governments can do that would quickly red…

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