Ben Bernanke is seen leaving his Washington, D.C., office on Jan. 31, his last day as chairman of the Federal Reserve.
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February 25, 2014 Also: The man behind the infamous @GSElevator twitter account is outed by The New York Times; Neil Young has a deal for a second memoir; Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie condemns Nigeria's anti-gay laws.
An all-plastic gun fires a bullet in this screenshot from a video made by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.
January 23, 2014 Also: Mary Miller on writing; Simon & Schuster acquires a book from the man behind the Twitter account @GSElevator; Mallory Ortberg imagines a "Choose Your Own P.G. Wodehouse Adventure."
Anti-shutdown protesters in Los Angeles may have had enough of the budget crisis, but it appears to be far from over.
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October 2, 2013 The second day of the government shutdown found President Obama in talks with congressional leaders at the White House. Elsewhere, conservative activists were busy targeting House Republicans who appeared ready to break ranks.
Former Goldman Sachs trader Fabrice Tourre walks to a federal court in Manhattan with his attorneys Thursday. A jury found Tourre liable in a massive securities fraud case.
August 1, 2013 The SEC pursued civil charges against Fabrice Tourre, meaning that his punishment could range from a fine to a lifetime ban from trading in securities. A federal jury in New York City found that Tourre misled investors in a mortgage securities deal.
Tom Cruise as disillusioned sports agent Jerry Maguire
March 14, 2012 Thanks to a New York Times column blasting his employer, Goldman Sachs' Greg Smith became the latest in a long line of folks who echoed one-hit-wonder country singer Johnny Paycheck. Here are a few others.
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March 14, 2012 Greg Smith's scathing op-ed resignation letter is the talk of Wall Street. Now Goldman Sachs is trying to minimize the damage. And the Web is lighting up with chatter and parodies.
October 18, 2011 It's only the second quarterly loss since the firm went public 12 years ago.
May 31, 2011 If you missed the announcement late last week that Goldman Sachs hired former Republican Sen. Judd Gregg to be an international advisor, don't blame yourself. It came out Friday when most people were thinking more about the long holiday weekend ahead than the latest move by Goldman buy influence.
March 1, 2011 Boehner's media team accused economists, who argued that the spending cuts would weaken the economy, with being Democratic operatives. But Goldman Sachs and Mark Zandi at Moody Analytics both have their Republican ties and are seen as being fairly smart on economic issue.
January 3, 2011 The SEC is going to want to see more transparency from the social networking giant, analysts say, and that makes it more likely Facebook shares will someday be publicly traded.
December 10, 2010 A former computer programmer for the investment bank Goldman Sachs in New York City was convicted in a criminal trial Friday of stealing trade secrets from the Wall Street powerhouse.
April 28, 2010 One last thing from yesterday's Goldman hearing. In his testimony, Fabrice "Fabulous Fab" Tourre, the VP named in the SEC's lawsuit, gave a clear answer to a question we've had about the case.
April 27, 2010 A Senate committee's big Goldman show is today. Let's kick it off with Fabrice "Fabulous Fab" Tourre, the Goldman VP named in the SEC's fraud lawsuit against the company.
April 20, 2010 We dive into the SEC's lawsuit against Goldman Sachs, and Goldman's emphatic arguments in its defense. And we continue our long quest to unite financial reporting with Broadway theater.
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