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  • The CEO of Goldman Sachs is worried about income inequality

    While promoting Goldman Sachs’ North American Energy Summit on “CBS This Morning” on Tuesday, Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein added his name to the list of those concerned with rising income inequality in the United States.

  • ** FILE ** Former president Bill Clinton speaks at a student conference for the Clinton Global Initiative University at Arizona State University, in this March 21, 2014, file photo taken in Tempe, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File)

    Bill Clinton shocks with quip on Goldman Sachs CEO: 'Slit his throat'

    Bill Clinton may have been joking, but his advice to former Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner on what to do about banking bailout opponent Goldman Sachs' CEO Lloyd Blankfein shocked just the same: The former president suggested taking him to a dark alley and killing him.

  • "The sentiment is very bad and for real reasons. We can spend a long time talking about all the problems and trying to hedge and adjust for them, but by and large I am optimistic because statistically things do work out," said Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein. (Associated Press)

    Goldman chief sees trouble, retains hope

    Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein acknowledged fears about the state of the global economy but said he remains optimistic over the longer term, a day after his company announced a 12 percent hit to quarterly profits despite layoffs and other recent cost-cutting measures.

  • Economy Briefs

    Fisker Automotive, a maker of electric cars that received a half-billion-dollar loan from the federal government and millions more from Delaware economic development officials, says it has laid off workers in Delaware and California.

  • Nuns put Goldman Sachs on spot on execs' pay

    When Goldman Sachs Group Inc. executives and shareholders gather Friday morning for the company's annual meeting in New York, the room might look a little like a house of worship.

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