Obama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tour Aiming to show he's still focused on creating jobs, President Barack Obama is beginning a series of quick trips around the country to resurrect ideas from his State of the Union address that became overshadowed by the intense debates over gun control, immigration and automatic spending cuts. More
Retailers report modest gains for April Americans spent briskly during the early spring months in the latest sign that they’re encouraged by the economic recovery. Falling gas prices, a rallying stock market and gains in the job market all fueled Americans’ shopping habits even as cold weather tempered their desire to buy spring fashions. More
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China syndrome: how the slowdown could spread to the Brics and beyond Emerging markets, once the world’s great economic hope, could see the good times end as Beijing falters. We look at which countries are most vulnerable to the 21st century’s next financial crisis Tumbling share prices ... the global economy, a crisis ... 08/23/2015 - 4:08 am | View Link
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The main floor of the 64,000-square-foot center has classrooms, faculty studios, two large rehearsal rooms, a 125-seat recital hall, main performance hall and a recording studio.
The first public event will be a guest recital on Sept. 22 in the Howard Recital Hall by saxophonist Henning Schroeder of Ohio Northern University.
Thousands of counterfeit designer handbags have been uncovered by federal officers in a shipping container at Miami's seaport.
Customs and Border Protection officials say a recent review confirmed there were 1,200 fake Gucci handbags and 1,195 Louis Vuitton handbags in the container.
A small group of masked youth were trying to break through barbed wire near the prime minister's office and pelting security forces with stones and plastic bottles.
The main group behind the protests in Lebanon has called for the resignation of the Lebanese environment minister over the country's garbage crisis and says it is giving the government 72 hours to begin responding to its demands.
A spokeswoman for the "You Stink" group says the group will escalate its protest actions by Tuesday evening if the government does not respond.
Thousands of people are gathering amid tight security in downtown Beirut, ahead of a major rally to protest government corruption and the country's dysfunctional political system.
At least two or three armored personnel carriers were deployed around the prime minister's office Saturday.
 the government's failure to resolve the crisis has evolved into wider protests against a political class that has dominated Lebanon since the end of the country's civil war in 1990.