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Two Alabama banks seek merger approval Bancroft noted that while City Bank remains financially sound and secure, new regulatory guidelines and expectations have put undue pressure on community banks ... Antrenise Cole covers banking, finance, small business lending, venture capital, accounting ... 08/4/2014 - 10:09 am | View Link
George Osborne to force banks to promote alternative lenders Government research has found that the majority of small businesses still seek financing from their banks. If they are turned down, most tend to scrap growth plans rather than seek alternative ... responding to political pressure by extending more credit ... 05/26/2014 - 6:00 am | View Link
Wells Fargo Leads Banks Abandoning Deposit Advance Loan Business Wells Fargo & Co. (WFC ... Consumer-interest advocacy groups have also put pressure on banks to end the practice. Still, as banks withdraw the service, consumers may instead seek other sources of credit that could be even riskier, such as overdraft and ... 01/17/2014 - 6:48 pm | View Link
Wells Fargo Leads Banks Quitting Deposit Advance Market Deposit advance loans attract customers who often can’t qualify for other types of credit. They borrow money that’s secured by their electronically deposited paycheck or qualified direct deposit ... groups have also put pressure on banks to end ... 01/17/2014 - 9:42 am | View Link
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A live interview Tuesday with a producer from the new Ukraine Today television network on Kremlin-backed RT, formerly known as Russia Today, went about as well as you'd expect. In a segment on RT's "In The Now" show from Moscow, host Anissa Naouai began her interview with Ukraine Today's executive producer, Tetiana Pushnova, in Kiev.
Tallinn (AFP) - US President Barack Obama arrived in Estonia aboard Air Force One early Wednesday to meet Baltic leaders and reaffirm Washington's commitment to the security of ex-Soviet NATO members. The talks in Tallinn come ahead of the key alliance summit in Wales focused on the crisis in Ukraine. Obama's plane landed at 6:30 am (0330 GMT) in the capital of the small Baltic nation which joined NATO in 2004.
Los Angeles (AFP) - Already hounded by paparazzi on their doorsteps, celebrities face a new battle to protect their privacy from hackers willing to splash their most intimate, behind-closed-doors photos online. After the massive release of naked photos of stars including Oscar-winner Jennifer Lawrence, some experts said it should be treated as a sex crime, rather that just an Internet or privacy breach."We are going through times where hackers will try to seek our information.
San Francisco (AFP) - Google said it is working on a super-fast "quantum" computer chip as part a vision to one day have machines think like humans. The Internet titan on Tuesday added renowned researcher John Martinis and his team at the University of California, Santa Barbara, to the Quantum Artificial Intelligence team at Google, according to director of engineering Hartmut Neven.
Paris (AFP) - Economic prosperity is the worst enemy of minority languages, said researchers Wednesday who listed parts of Australia and North America as "hotspots" for extinction risk. Based on the same criteria used to determine the risk of extinction faced by animal and plant species, they concluded that about a quarter of the world's known 6,909 languages were threatened."Languages are now rapidly being lost at a rate of extinction exceeding the well-known catastrophic loss of biodiversity," the US-European research team wrote in the Royal Society Journal Biology Letters."Small-population languages remaining in economically developed regions are seriously threatened by continued speaker declines."In Alaska, for example, there were only 24 active speakers by 2009 of the Athabaskan people's indigenous language, which children were no longer learning.
Washington (AFP) - President Barack Obama ordered about 350 more US troops to Baghdad to protect American diplomatic facilities and staff in the Iraqi capital, the White House said. The announcement came hours after the so-called "Islamic State" (also known as ISIL) released another video showing a masked militant with a British accent cutting the throat of a US captive.