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JPMorgan to pay separate $100M penalty from CFTC

WASHINGTON — JPMorgan Chase & Co. has agreed to pay a $100 million penalty and admitted that its traders acted “recklessly” during a series of London trades that ultimately cost the bank $6 billion. The settlement announced Wednesday by the ...

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Marylanders rush to parse court health care ruling (access required)

The Supreme Court’s decision to uphold President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul, including the individual insurance requirement at the heart of the law, may have mixed results, with some people opting for the tax penalty rather than the insurance, a ...

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Conservative justices question health care law

WASHINGTON — Sharp questioning by the Supreme Court’s conservative justices cast serious doubt Tuesday on the survival of the individual insurance requirement at the heart of President Barack Obama’s historic health care overhaul. Arguments at the high court focused on ...

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Animal supporters seek tougher cruelty penalties in Maryland

ANNAPOLIS — Animal rights supporters — including Anne Arundel County’s chief executive — want tougher penalties for people who shoot or burn animals in Maryland. House lawmakers listened Thursday as supporters made their case for the bill which would up ...

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