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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:02:05 GMT
IMF cuts US and global growth forecasts for 2014 - Businessweek
euronews - The downgrade of this year's estimate for the global economy reflects much slower growth in the United States. The IMF now expects just 1.7 percent U.S. growth in 2014, which would be the weakest since the recession officially ended five years ago.IMF to Meet on UkraineFox BusinessUPDATE 1-IMF cuts global growth outlook, warns of stagnation risk in rich nationsReutersIMF cuts global growth outlook, warns of stagnation risk in rich nationseuronewsThe West Australianall 187 news articles .

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:31:42 GMT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Defense Secretary Robert Gates says he worries there is a perception of the United States "disengaging" from global affairs. Gates also once headed the CIA. He says he recognizes the ocean-to-ocean diplomacy the Obama . .

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:07:51 GMT
Obama wants limits on US company mergers abroad - Businessweek - His administration began to ramp up attention to these transactions last week with a letter from Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew to House and Senate leaders. Lew said such deals, known as "inversions," ''hollow out the U.S. corporate income tax base.".Obama to call for tax 'loophole' closureMiamiHerald.comall 660 news articles .

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:24:03 GMT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senior U.S. officials and lawmakers butted heads Wednesday over the American response to Iraq's expanding Sunni insurgency, with Republicans saying drone strikes should have been authorized months ago and even Democrats . .

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:27:23 GMT
Overwhelmed by unaccompanied minors and women with children crossing illegally, U.S. authorities have stepped up deportations back to Central America. Ramirez was one of 58 women and children who returned last week on a U.S. flight to San Pedro . .

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:48:08 GMT
Kerry Wrestles With Egypt and Turkey, Because Gaza Isn't Tough Enough - Businessweek
NDTVKerry Wrestles With Egypt and Turkey, Because Gaza Isn't Tough Enough - The top U.S. diplomat hurriedly departed for the Middle East this week with his customary eagerness to tackle complex international issues. “We've got to get over there,” Kerry told an aide in a phone call picked by Fox News microphones as he made the .The war in GazaThe EconomistUS pushes for truce as Gaza battle ragesWaterloo Cedar Falls CourierKerry cites progress in Gaza cease-fire talksState Journalall 14,263 news articles .

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:56:52 GMT
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service would prohibit bringing the snakes into the country and shipping them between states except for scientific and educational purposes. The rules would also apply to reticulated python, green anaconda, Beni anaconda and . .

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:39:10 GMT
P& G Chief Approved by Senate Panel to Lead US VABusinessweek(PG:US) Chief ecutive Officer Bob McDonald to lead the troubled Department of Veterans Affairs, sending his nomination to the full Senate. The Senate Veterans Affairs Committee today . Sanders said July 21 that he's willing to consider offsetting . .

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:07:59 GMT
Contrarian's case: Why US could dip into recession - Nearly a decade ago, the now 59-year-old economist warned that U.S. housing was a bubble set to burst, and that the damage would push the country into a recession so severe the Federal Reserve would have no choice but to slash short-term borrowing . .

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:55:37 GMT
Some Senate Democrats Wary as Obama Fights Tax Inversions - Businessweek
Reuters - The administration's budget earlier this year included a limit on inversions that would effectively prevent U.S. companies from changing their addresses by purchasing a smaller foreign business. Last week, Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew endorsed .Robert J. Samuelson: Why companies leave the USACharleston Daily MailMaking corporate tax dodgers patrioticWashington Postall 135 news articles .