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
US home building is surging, but job growth isn't The resurgent U.S. housing market has sent builders calling again for Richard Vap, who owns a drywall installation company. Vap would love to help - if he could hire enough qualified people. "There is a shortage of manpower," says Vap, owner of South Valley Drywall in Littleton, Colo. More
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Dubai’s growth in 33 years is fastest in world history Dubai’s economic growth in the 33 year period to 2008 was the fastest on the planet, according to a report in The National. Citing a new study by the Dubai Economic Council, the paper said the emirate grew by a factor of 11 during that period. The ... 08/30/2014 - 9:10 pm | View Link
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Credit growth slows to 12.6% in July corp demand falls to 10% MUMBAI: Banks' non-food credit rose 12.6 per cent year-on-year in July to Rs 56,17,500 crore from Rs 49,89,400 crore in the year-ago period. Increase in non-food credit was a tad lower than the 13 per cent growth in the previous two months, according to ... 08/30/2014 - 8:44 pm | View Link
India GDP growth at 5.7% in Q1,further revival likely NEW DELHI(Commodity Online): Reviving hopes of further growth India GDP grew 5.7% in the first quarter of 2014-15-the fastest growth rate since the fourth quarter of FY2012. This signals the revival in the investment activity and consumer confidence. 08/30/2014 - 8:32 pm | View Link
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Three-year-old Clara Centola seems unconcerned by the adults around her as she works at a mini-kitchen, deciding which cloth-toy fruits and vegetables to serve her imaginary guests. There are no plastic fast-food replicas to choose from at her Oklahoma City preschool, where the real food is vegan and gluten-free.
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Second baseman Dustin Pedroia is out of the Boston Red Sox lineup for the third consecutive game because of concussion-like symptoms.
Versatile rookie Brock Holt was set to play second again Tuesday night in the opener of a three-game set against the New York Yankees.
Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor will be honored by Bryn Mawr College for her trailblazing legal career.
The women's liberal arts school near Philadelphia announced Tuesday that Sotomayor will receive the 2015 Katharine Hepburn Medal, given to women who embody "the intelligence, drive and independence" of the Oscar-winning actress. Hepburn was a 1928 graduate of Bryn Mawr.
School officials say Sotomayor shows "an unflinching commitment to justice and a fundamental dedication to real equality in our diverse society."
Sotomayor is the first Hispanic on the nation's highest court.
Asked if he can see Seattle's offense changing this season with Percy Harvin being healthy along with the desire to get running backs Robert Turbin and Christine Michael a bit more involved, Lynch said, "I guess we'll find out."
Lynch has 1,066 carries for 4,624 yards and 41 touchdowns in the regular season since joining the Seahawks.
Lynch has put on various fundraisers and regularly hosted football camps for inner-city children.
"Because even if I wasn't in the position I'm in now, I would have tried to get into something like what I'm doing with my foundation," Lynch said.
The Forum, which hosts the annual gathering of global business and political leaders in the Swiss ski resort of Davos every winter, ranks a country's competitiveness according to factors such as its ability to innovate and the quality of its infrastructure.
"The strained global geopolitical situation, the rise of income inequality, and the potential tightening of the financial conditions could put the still tentative recovery at risk and call for structural reforms to ensure more sustainable and inclusive growth," he said.
The Forum said Switzerland's standing is based on its innovation, sophistication of its business sector, top-notch education and scientific research institutions, and labor market efficiency.