Karen McGregor

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Medieval Meets Modern in Catalonia

Medieval meets modern in Alemanys 5, a project in Girona’s historical quarter by architect Anna Noguera. Noguera and her husband originally purchased …

Archbishop vs the payday lenders

UK high street giants sue Visa over rip-off card fees

Sir Philip Green's Arcadia empire, Asda and other big name high street chains are suing Visa to recoup a decade's worth of excess debit and credit card processing fees.<p>Court papers emerged yesterday which revealed a consortium of retailers led by Asda had lodged papers against Visa Inc. in the High …

Regulators tell Co-op savers that they come second to stability

Savers in the Co-operative Bank have been told by regulators that preserving financial stability is more important than recovering losses faced by investors.<p>In a letter to Mark Taber, who represents small bondholders, Andrew Bailey, head of the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA), said that while …

Frank Boulton left Wall Street behind to prospect for diamonds in the rough--founding a baseball league like nothing else in the minors. http://bit.ly/1ca7Ay1

Unlock Your Creative Genius: 4 Steps To Being Provocative With A Purpose

It’s time to abandon your fear of provocation. You can take risks, be bold, and be creative without sinking the ship–or your career. In fact, it’s what employers value most.<p>“Why?” is the question I never take for granted.<p>So when my 4-year-old daughter bombards me with the never-ending barrage of …

As Israeli and Palestinian politicians lurch toward peace talks, entrepreneurs have been quietly taking action. Inside the partnerships that may save the Middle East. http://bit.ly/13jJoSZ

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Caroline Kennedy Through the Years (Photos)

First Daughter<p>From a White House childhood to a nomination for ambassador, a look at a first daughter’s life in public.<p>07.26.13 4:45 AM ET