WASHINGTON Former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said in a newspaper interview published on Sunday that more corporate executives should have been prosecuted for their actions leading up to the 2008 financial crisis.
The number of people living in extreme poverty is likely to fall for the first time below 10 per cent of the world's population in 2015, the World Bank said on Sunday as it revised its benchmark for measuring the problem.
"Tomorrow, nothing will change for shoppers except that a few will begin using their cards differently", said Mallory Duncan, senior VP and general counsel of the NRF, in a statement.
Mark Huffman has been a consumer news reporter for ConsumerAffairs since 2004. He covers real estate, gas prices and the economy and has reported extensively on negative-option sales.
Google said its reorganisation into a holding company called Alphabet Inc. is complete. The internet giant hopes the move will highlight the profitability of its main online-advertising businesses while giving more speculative, new projects more ...