Army Gives Out $500,000 Armored Trucks for Free

Feb. 26 (Bloomberg) -- The U.S. Army is giving away 13,000 armored trucks, worth about $500,000 each. The 20-ton MRAPs, or Mine-Resistant Ambush-Protected trucks, were built specifically to save U.S. soldiers from roadside bombs in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars. Now the trucks are patrolling U.S. city streets. U.S. law enforcement agencies have received the lion’s share of this high-powered military surplus. (Source: Bloomberg)
The Benefits of EMV Credit Card Chip Technology
30:01 - Ellen Richey, Visa's chief enterprise risk officer, explains the benefits of EMV credit card chip technology. She speaks with Bloomberg's Emily Chang on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)
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