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The Wall Street Journal: CFPB battle heats up, as Cordray’s successor sues to block Mulvaney

An Obama-era official at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau sued the Trump administration on Sunday night to block budget director Mick Mulvaney from taking control of the agency......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 26th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: White House budget director Mick Mulvaney expected to be named acting CFPB chief

White House budget director Mick Mulvaney.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 16th, 2017

Equifax, TransUnion Settle CFPB Claims of Deceptive Marketing - Wall Street Journal

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Category: topSource: googlenewsJan 3rd, 2017

Prosecutors Are Looking Into Wells Fargo’s Cross Selling Practices

Following up its $185 million settlement with the CFPB and Los Angeles. Federal prosecutors are in the early stages of an investigation into sales practices at Wells Fargo wfc , the Wall Street Journal reported, .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 15th, 2016

Steve Wynn Won"t Get Up to $330 Million in Severance From His Casino Company

Billionaire casino executive Steve Wynn won’t be getting severance from the company he founded, Wynn Resorts, following his resignation as chairman and CEO after sexual misconduct allegations were detailed in a Wall Street Journal investigation......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 16th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: FBI Director Wray’s timeline of Porter probe contradicts White House

The head of the Federal Bureau of Investigation said his agency first flagged issues with its background check of Rob Porter to the administration in March, a timeline that conflicts with what the White House said it knew about the former aide’s past......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 13th, 2018

Another new report chips away at Equifax"s integrity

The claims of misinformation stemming from the Equifax hack continue. The Wall Street Journal reports that hackers who breached Equifax Inc. (NYSE: EFX) five months ago accessed more of consumers’ personal information than the Atlanta-based credit .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 12th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: 71 killed in plane crash on outskirts of Moscow

A Russian airplane crashed on the outskirts of Moscow on Sunday shortly after takeoff, killing all 71 on board, as Russian President Vladimir Putin demanded an investigation into the disaster......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 11th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: White House rejects request to release Democrats’ response to Nunes memo

The White House denied Friday a request to release a Democratic memo that aimed to rebut GOP allegations regarding the investigation of a onetime associate of President Donald Trump, sending it back for revisions due to national-security concerns......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 10th, 2018

How YouTube Drives People to the Internet"s Darkest Corners

Google’s video site often recommends divisive, misleading or false material despite changes it has made to highlight more-neutral content, a Wall Street Journal investigation found. The culprit is an algorithm that picks clips that get people to stay......»»

Category: topSource: wsjFeb 7th, 2018

How YouTube drives viewers to the internet"s darkest corners

Google’s video site often recommends divisive, misleading or false material despite changes it has made to highlight more-neutral content, a Wall Street Journal investigation found. The culprit is an algorithm that picks clips that get people to stay......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 7th, 2018

How YouTube drives viewers to the internet"s darkest corners

Google’s video site often recommends divisive, misleading or false material despite changes it has made to highlight more-neutral content, a Wall Street Journal investigation found. The culprit is an algorithm that picks clips that get people to stay......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 7th, 2018

The Equifax breach investigation is on ice: sources

Sources say the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau pulled back from a full scale investigation into the massive Equifax hacking attack after Mick Mulvaney became the Trump administration's CFPB chief......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersFeb 5th, 2018

CFPB under Mick Mulvaney reportedly going slow on Equifax probe

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau investigation into the hack at Equifax that exposed personal data on 143 million Americans has reportedly sputtered......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 5th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Steve Wynn under investigation by Nevada gambling regulator over misconduct

Nevada gambling regulators announced Tuesday they are investigating sexual misconduct allegations involving casino mogul Steve Wynn, stemming from a Wall Street Journal investigation published last week......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 30th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Violent crime dipped in first half of 2017 for first time in 2 years, FBI says

Violent crime fell slightly during the first half of 2017, according to data released Tuesday by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, signaling a possible slowdown in a two-year, nationwide rise in violence......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 23rd, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Big-city murders drop — including modern-history lows in New York and L.A.

In New York, murders dropped to 290, a number not seen since 1951, police say, and killings in Los Angeles were at 281, staying below 300 for the eighth consecutive year, according to data from the police and the Federal Bureau of Investigation......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 5th, 2018

Trump lawyer sticks with prediction for quick end to Russia probe as president keeps up attack on FBI

President Donald Trump is poised to enter 2018 with the Russia investigation still unfolding, but his legal team reasserted Monday that the parts involving the president would conclude quickly, according to the Wall Street Journal......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 26th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: NFL takes over probe into allegations against Carolina Panthers owner Jerry Richardson

The National Football League has taken over the investigation into Carolina Panthers owner Jerry Richardson for workplace misconduct, the results of which could have sweeping implications for the league......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 17th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: U.S. officials probe awarding of 2016 Olympics to Brazil amid allegation of vote-buying

U.S. law-enforcement officials are investigating allegations of corruption in the awarding of the 2016 Olympic Games to Brazil, according to people familiar with the investigation......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 13th, 2017