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David Lawder

David Lawder

    US Senate approves Bill to avert fiscal cliff
    US Senate approves Bill to avert fiscal cliff
    The Senate moved the US economy back from the edge of a "fiscal cliff" on Tuesday, voting to avoid imminent tax hikes and spending cuts in...
    US Senate passes funding bill to avoid government shutdown
    US Senate passes funding bill to avoid government shutdown
    The US Senate passed a stopgap measure to fund federal programs and avoid an October 1 government shutdown.
    Fed slashes US rates in bid to thwart recession
    Fed slashes US rates in bid to thwart recession
    The United States Federal Reserve on Tuesday slashed a key interest rate by a hefty three-quarters of a percentage point, the biggest cut in more...
    US: South African pair assisted al-Qaeda
    US: South African pair assisted al-Qaeda
    The United States Treasury Department named two South African cousins as al-Qaeda financiers and facilitators, ordering a freeze on any US assets...