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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:15:35 GMT
Real gross domestic product -- the output of goods and services produced by labor and property located in the United States -- increased at an annual rate of 4.0 percent in the second quarter of 2014, according to the “advance” estimate released by the . .

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 21:18:02 GMT
PITTSBURGH (AP) — United States Steel Corp. (X) on Tuesday reported a smaller loss in its second quarter, and topped analysts' expectations. The Pittsburgh-based company reported a loss of $18 million, or 12 cents per share, compared with a loss of . .

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 04:51:36 GMT
Asia stocks rise modestly ahead of US, China data - Businessweek
CTV News - SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets posted modest gains Tuesday as investors treaded cautiously ahead of U.S. and Chinese economic reports later this week. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 added 0.5 percent to 15,604.80 and South .Asia Stocks Widen Gains Ahead of US, China DataEDGEOnTheNetall 110 news articles .

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:12:12 GMT
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration's chief nuclear negotiator refused Tuesday to provide a hard deadline for a deal with Iran to prevent it from developing nuclear weapons. She vowed to consult with Congress before suspending more . .

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:42:08 GMT
Secretary of State John Kerry issued a new warning Tuesday that the U.S. and European Union are prepared to slap additional sanctions on Russia if it continues to ship weapons, funds and fighters across its border to support the separatists in eastern . .

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:07:39 GMT
US Says More Chinese Drills a 'Natural Evolution' - Thomas's comments suggest the U.S., which held its own exercises this week with Japan and India off the southern coast of Japan, is seeking to focus on the potential for military cooperation after China joined the U.S.-led Rim of the Pacific Exercise . .

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 04:20:45 GMT
BusinessweekCompanies including Medtronic Inc. (MDT:US) and AbbVie Inc. (ABBV:US) have pending inversion transactions in which they would purchase a smaller foreign company and then move the combined corporation's legal address outside the U.S. In most cases . .

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:55:03 GMT
Poll: Americans cool to border-crossing children - Fresno Business Journal
SFGate- - Fresno Business JournalThe new poll found 53 percent of Americans believe the United States has no moral obligation to offer asylum to people who escape violence or political persecution, while 44 percent believe it has that responsibility. And more than half, 52 percent .Indiana's illegal alien surpriseHuman Eventsall 251 news articles .

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:57:15 GMT
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — The governments of Venezuela and Aruba said Sunday that a former Venezuelan general wanted by the United States on drug charges would be released by authorities on the Dutch Caribbean island and brought home shortly.and more .

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:51:23 GMT
US fuming over Israeli criticism of Kerry - Businessweek
National Post - WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration pushed back strongly Monday at a torrent of Israeli criticism over Secretary of State John Kerry's latest bid to secure a cease-fire with Hamas, accusing some in Israel of launching a "misinformation campaign .More Mayhem In Gaza As Israeli Shells Kill At Least 19 At Refugee CampBusiness Insiderall 13,558 news articles .