Conservative political commentator and author Dinesh D’Souza, who made the film “2016: Obama’s America,” pleaded guilty to violating U.S. campaign contribution law by using straw donors to exceed federal limits.
When Deutsche Bank AG foreclosed on a Las Vegas parcel in the depths of the 2008 crisis, it decided to double down. The bank spent $4 billion on a hotel and casino with private terraces, high-end restaurants and a multi-level nightclub to create one of the Strip’s hottest destinations.
U.K. Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne renewed his commitment to fiscal austerity by rebutting warnings that governments must spend more if their economies are to avoid a period of “secular stagnation.”
Medicare paid almost 4,000 doctors and medical providers more than $1 million apiece in 2012, including seven who received more than $10 million. Eye doctors were among the highest compensated, including one Florida ophthalmologist who received $21 million.