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Why so many rape investigations are dropped before a suspect is charged
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Why so many rape investigations are dropped before a suspect is charged

Written by: Ching-Yu Huang, Lecturer in Psychology, Bournemouth University Motortion Films/ShutterstockEven after 15 years serving as a police officer, Fay still vividly remembers the first rape investigation she took part in. The survivor, a 17-year-old girl, had been raped by...

SEC dropped inquiry a month after firm aided Kushner company
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SEC dropped inquiry a month after firm aided Kushner company

The Securities and Exchange Commission late last year dropped its inquiry into a financial company that a month earlier had given White House adviser Jared Kushner's family real estate firm a $180 million loan. While there's no evidence that Kushner or any other Trump administration official had a role in the agency's decision to drop…

The new Fed chairman just dropped a huge hint that controversial emergency measures will again be needed in the next recession
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The new Fed chairman just dropped a huge hint that controversial emergency measures will again be needed in the next recession

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell. Thomson Reuters Jerome Powell, the new Federal Reserve chairman, pushed back against any changes to the central bank's 2% inflation-targeting framework. Powell also downplayed a new study arguing that the Fed's bond purchases were less effective than previously thought. Taken together, the two suggest that bond buys, or quantitative easing,…