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Victory! Banks finally dump pesky ATM fees

Victory! Banks finally dump pesky ATM fees

The consumer group Choice has told News Corp the decision will put pressure on other banks to follow suit and drop the unpopular fees. There are 50 million cash machine withdrawals a day around Australia. "As Australia's largest bank, with one of the largest branch and ATM networks, we think this change will benefit many Australians and hopefully demonstrate our willingness to listen and act on customer feedback", CommBank Group Executive, Retail Banking Services, Matt Comyn said.



Quake-ravaged Mexico endures another wave of tremors

On the morning of September 23, a magnitude 6.1 quake struck southern Mexico's Oaxaca State, more than 300 miles from Mexico City. The new tremor sparked concern it could have caused heavy rubble on top of survivors awaiting rescue in the capital to shift - posing a danger both to those trapped and to rescuers.



Iran nuclear deal: United States 'sunset clause' concern remains - Tillerson

Trump said Wednesday he had made his decision but was not yet ready to reveal it. This image shows U.S. President Donald Trump (R) and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. Iran rejects that it has broken the agreement, and a United Nations report this month pointed to no Iranian violations. "Secretary (of State Rex) Tillerson is leading the effort, and we will hopefully get this resolved through diplomatic means".


Iranian President Blasts US Effort to Change Nuclear Deal

Iranian President Blasts US Effort to Change Nuclear Deal

Speaking one day after Trump blasted Iran as a "murderous regime" that was "undermining peace throughout the Middle East", Rohani said his country is a peaceful one that has chosen the path of moderation and does not seek to restore its ancient empire.


Health care groups oppose GOP bill

Health care groups oppose GOP bill

On Friday, Sen. Susan Collins, a Republican from ME, also inched closer to closing the door on Graham-Cassidy, saying that she was " leaning against ", the bill, according to a report from The Portland Press Herald. down!" Gov. Asa Hutchinson of Arkansas issued a statement Friday defending his support for the Cassidy-Graham health care bill, which independent analysts said would reduce the amount of federal funds going to Arkansas and other states that expanded their Medicaid programs ...


Iran, US diplomats meet as Trump weighs nuclear deal

Iran, US diplomats meet as Trump weighs nuclear deal

U.S. President Donald Trump is said to be leaning toward decertification of the Iran nuclear deal , reports said. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani retaliated during his address at the general assembly on Wednesday by calling Trump a "rogue newcomer to the world of politics", without naming him.