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This summer Japan faces its first summer without any operating nuclear reactors since the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami hit in 2011, according to the Yomiuri Shimbun.

April 20th, 2014 • 1:43 PM

Space engineers in China are trying a last-ditch attempt to see if they can work around the problem faced since January 25 by the Yutu, or Jade Rabbit, lunar rover. Although they have been able to communicate with the small craft, they have been unable to get it to move its wheels or activate its solar panels. They have identified the fault as being in the electrical circuitry.

April 19th, 2014 • 12:36 PM

Former U.S. bank regulator Dr. William Black of the University of Missouri took to Op-ED News yesterday with a hard-hitting column, 'The 11th Lesson We Need To Learn from Keating's Frauds: Bring Back Glass-Steagall.'

April 17th, 2014 • 9:26 AM

"History should have taught us how to get out of the crisis, and instead, we have not learned anything from the past. Banks should go back to banking, i.e. depositing savings, and managing savings and investments for the citizen, supplying the real economy,"

April 16th, 2014 • 4:40 PM

The Guardian today reports that newly released documents from the Clinton presidential library show that the repeal of FDR's 1933 Glass-Steagall law "was aggressively pushed by advisers to Bill Clinton who have also been at the heart of current White House policy-making."

April 19th, 2014 • 8:13 PM

Glass-Steagall sponsor Sen. Elizabeth Warren's new memoir, A Fighting Chance, is creating a political buzz, even before its release next Tuesday, and her six-week national book tour which is to follow, starting in Cambridge, Boston, and Springfield, Massachusetts, and then heading on to New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, Seattle, and Portland.

April 19th, 2014 • 12:47 PM

Texas Democratic Senate pre-candidate Kesha Rogers' organizing trip this past weekend to El Paso, a city of nearly 680,000, caught the attention of El Paso's largest English and Spanish-language newspapers.

April 18th, 2014 • 10:38 AM

In a statement posted on China's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA), President Xi Jinping warmly welcomed Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and welcomed the upcoming visit by Russian President Putin...

April 16th, 2014 • 9:11 PM