News bites: As Cordray battle rages, CFPB brings on top staff

Federal Reserve Governor Daniel Tarullo called upon U.S. regulators to take aim at banks’ wholesale funding as they complete a slate of regulations in response top the 2008 economic crisis, Bloomberg reports.

The United States and Mexico are clashing over new tuna labeling rules, accusing one another of dolphin deaths in the Pacific, according to RegWatch

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The Federal Communications Commission extended the comment period on a proposal to allow some cursing and “nonsexual nudity” on public airwaves.

A former Obama adviser urged a U.S. review of train safety regulations following Quebec’s deadly wreck.

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