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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:07:51 GMT
Obama wants limits on US company mergers abroad - Businessweek
Newsday - 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.".President Barack Obama wants to limit mergers of US companies abroadNewsdayall 553 news articles .

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

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 . .

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 . .

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:51:49 GMT
Kerry's Gaza Truce Bid Undercut by Rifts in Region - Businessweek
Toronto SunKerry's Gaza Truce Bid Undercut by Rifts in Region - 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 .US pushes for truce as Gaza battle ragesWaterloo Cedar Falls CourierGaza bloodshed deepens as airlines shun Israel, but US lifts flight banToronto SunKerry cites progress in Gaza cease-fire talksState Journalall 12,981 news articles .

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 11:23:42 GMT
Prudent Russia Sanctions Urged by Merkel Business Lobby - Businessweek
The Moscow Times - President Barack Obama's administration last week barred some Russian companies from accessing U.S. equity or debt markets for new financing with a maturity beyond 90 days. “It's easier for the United States to call for sanctions than Europe,” Lauk .EU to hit Russian banks over UkraineChannel News AsiaCity of London to bear the brunt of EU sanctions on RussiaTelegraph.co.ukRussia's GDP Growth Forecast to Remain at 1% in 2014 – Presidential AideRIA Novostiall 250 news articles .

Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:27:50 GMT
The U.S. last week imposed targeted sanctions on selected Russian banks, military, and energy companies including OAO Rosneft, Russia's largest oil company, after the EU was unable to agree on more than limited additional sanctions. “The president . .