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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 .AK Steel's (AKS) CEO James Wainscott on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call .Seeking Alpha (registration)all 63 news articles .

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 roundupThe West AustralianAsian stock markets widened gains ahead of US, China data later this weekFox BusinessCourier Mail -EDGEOnTheNetall 166 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 . .

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:35:55 GMT
US Accuses Russia of Violating Nuclear Arms Treaty - Businessweek
The Guardian - 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 .AP News in Brief at 5:58 pm EDTNews & Observerall 356 news articles .

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:47:17 GMT
White House: EU, US to impose new Russia sanctions - Businessweek
Bradenton Herald - 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 .US, Europe impose tough new sanctions on RussiaBradenton HeraldUS Issues New Sanctions Against RussiaThe WireWest Sanctions Moscow, With CaveatsForeign Policy (blog)New York Times -The Olympianall 2,251 news articles .

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:21:50 GMT
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker John Boehner said Monday that support for Israel must be the United States' main focus and not peace mediation in a subtle jab at the Obama administration. "At times like this, people try to isolate Israel - but we are .

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:56:12 GMT
. earlier, according to Customs and Border Protection. Most of the children came from El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras. U.S. lawmakers have until July 31 to agree on legislation related to the border before they leave Washington for a five-week break.and more .

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 . .