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JPMorgan Chase Reports Big Earnings

With solid earnings of $6.5 billion in the second quarter, the Big Bank seems to be rebounding after a year of negative press related to the $6.2 billion loss by the “London Whale.”

Chicagoans Gather At Mayor's House To Fight Austerity

On Thursday, July 4th, Chicagoans opposed to Mayor Emanuel’s extreme budget cuts to public services, and policies of corporate welfare, peacefully converge at the Mayor’s house to speak out against these austerity measures.

U.S. Adds 195,000 Jobs

The economy added 195,000 jobs in June, the same number added in May, and better than the 160,000 that analysts were predicting.

JPMorgan Chase To Cut Up To 4,000 Jobs

There are corporations that work hard at providing excellent goods or customer services in order to increase their profits through excellence...and then there are the banks.

GE CEO Dodges Tax Questions, Protesters Play Tax Dodgerball

GE CEO Jeff Immelt heard the voices of the 99 percent this morning as he started his prepared remarks at the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) World Congress Tuesday morning in Detroit. A half dozen people interrupted his speech to deliver a message of paying taxes and stop dodging them through tax loopholes. Outside in the hallway another two dozen people played a game of tax dodger ball...