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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
Sky News Australia - 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 up, Europe subdued before US dataNew Zealand HeraldInternational markets roundupSydney Morning HeraldAsian stock markets widened gains ahead of US, China data later this weekFox BusinessEDGEOnTheNet -Perth Nowall 177 news articles .

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:12:12 GMT
US negotiator gives no hard deadline for Iran deal - Businessweek
Reuters - 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 .Meet My Friend Imprisoned in IranHuffington Postall 151 news articles .

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 . .

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:35:55 GMT
The U.S. has notified Russian President Vladimir Putin's government and is calling on Russia to move into compliance by verifying the elimination of any prohibited systems, he said. The 1987 accord was signed by U.S. President Ronald Reagan and Soviet . .

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:16:36 GMT
In raising the issue now, the U.S. appears to be placing increased pressure on Russia and trying to further isolate it from the international community. The European Union and the United States plan to announce new sanctions against Russia this week in .

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:51:48 GMT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats and Republicans in Congress vowed urgent support Tuesday for a $225 million missile defense package for Israel, boosting the likelihood that legislation will clear Congress before lawmakers begin a monthlong vacation at . .

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:47:17 GMT
White House: EU, US to impose new Russia sanctions - Businessweek
The Wire - WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States and European Union plan to impose new sanctions against Russia this week, including penalties targeting key sectors of the Russian economy, the White House said Monday. The show of Western solidarity comes .Obama, Europe hit Russia with joint sanctionsThe HillUS Issues New Sanctions Against RussiaThe WireAs Sanctions Pile Up, Russians' Alarm Grows Over Putin TacticsNew York TimesBoston Globe -The Olympianall 2,641 news articles .

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:51:23 GMT
US fuming over Israeli criticism of Kerry - Businessweek
Haaretz - 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 .Stocks rise for Israeli drone-maker as Gaza slaughter continuesThe Electronic Intifada (blog)AP News in Brief at 5:58 pm EDTCentre Daily Timesall 12,578 news articles .