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Top 4 Mid-Cap Stocks In The Savings & Loans Industry With The Highest Operating Margin
Below are the top mid-cap savings & loans stocks on the NYSE and the NASDAQ in terms of operating margin.
Bellingham bank bandit linked to other robberies
A bank robber who struck two Washington Federal branches in Bellingham is suspected of hitting three other banks in Lynnwood and Shoreline in the past six weeks, the FBI announced Tuesday, Aug. 12. The FBI's Seattle bureau is offering a $5,000 reward for a tip leading to the arrest of the Alabama Band Bandit.
Knoxville News Sentinel
Us agency warns consumers about Bitcoin risks WASHINGTON - Federal...
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau said Monday that it will begin fielding complaints from people who rely on products such as Bitcoin and online exchanges for such currencies.
San Gabriel Valley Tribune
FAA prohibits US airlines from flying over Iraq
WASHINGTON >> Federal aviation authorities are prohibiting U.S. airlines and other commercial carriers from flying over Iraq, saying hostilities there could threaten safety.
Washington Federal bank branch robbed in Bridgeport
A man, thought to be in his 20s, robbed the branch at 2859 S. Archer Ave. about 2 p.m., FBI spokeswmoman Joan Hyde said.
Officials fear ‘second disaster’ as wildfire donations pile up
The Community Foundation of North Central Washington Fire Relief Fund. Donate on its website at cfncw.org , or by sending a check to 9 S. Wenatchee Ave., Wenatchee, WA 98801 Info: 509-663-7716.
Los Angeles Times
McDonnells pin acquittal hopes on bad marriage in Virginia trial
It was Marilyn Monroe who famously noted that it was better to be unhappy alone than to be unhappy with someone - advice that was seemingly ignored by Virginia's once-golden couple, former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, who are on trial on corruption charges.
Robber strikes second Washington Federal bank in Bellingham in two weeks
For the second time in two weeks, a Washington Federal bank branch in Bellingham was robbed by a white man in a black hat in the late afternoon on a Friday.