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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 . .

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:47:37 GMT
“The threat is real, it is here, and it is not going away,” John Carlin, assistant U.S. attorney general for national security, said before a roundtable of business leaders at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh. “The list of threats out there is . .

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 04:51:36 GMT
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 .

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:35:57 GMT
Statistics Canada's calculations boost its reported unemployment rate versus how the U.S. would come up with the numbers. For example, Canada includes 15-year-olds who are more likely to fail in their job search. Using the U.S. framework would have . .

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 15:51:23 GMT
US fuming over Israeli criticism of Kerry - Businessweek
Irish Independent - 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 .Diplomat: Criticism of Kerry not from NetanyahuState JournalAP News in Brief at 5:58 am EDTMiamiHerald.comall 14,312 news articles .

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:53:13 GMT
US says Russia violated 1987 nuclear missile treaty, calls breach 'a very . - 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 . .