Philippines mulls pullout of Syria peacekeepers The Philippine foreign secretary says he is recommending to President Benigno Aquino III to pull out all Filipino U.N. peacekeepers from the Golan Heights following the abduction of four by Syrian rebels. More
Higher US gas prices sparked modest inflation in March "This is not enough to change the speed of the Fed's anticipated rate hike," said Jennifer Lee, a senior economist at BMO Capital Markets. "It certainly won't hasten their decision, nor does it give it reason to pause." After meeting last month, Fed ... 04/16/2015 - 10:30 pm | View Link
Asia stocks rise on ECB stimulus hopes, Wall St If that is the case, it will allay lingering worries that the Fed's recent decision to withdraw its extraordinary stimulus, provided through a massive program of bond buying, was premature. Intended to spur economic recovery after the global recession ... 11/6/2014 - 4:05 pm | View Link
Emerging markets: agile or fragile? The U.S. decision to pump less money into the economy has triggered ... series of short-range missiles into the sea amid South Korea-U.S. military drills. The Fed's rollback and heightened political uncertainty could make global investors more risk-averse ... 03/5/2014 - 11:00 am | View Link
G-20 finance ministers to focus on global growth, implications of Fed’s stimulus windback The Group of 20 finance ministers and central bankers meeting is a precursor to the main G-20 summit that will be held in the ... But Hockey has defended the Fed’s decision, saying the U.S. has a responsibility to do what is best for itself. 02/20/2014 - 10:55 pm | View Link
Global Markets Throw a “Taper Tantrum” Not to forget the stock market will have to deal with the Fed’s dialing back its high octane liquidity injections ... the most it has fallen since its initial Taper Tantrum was unveiled in late May - late June of 2013. The Perma-Bulls on US-equities ... 02/6/2014 - 6:11 am | View Link
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The Columbia Basin Herald reports (http://is.gd/eiltxB ) that was the estimate reported by PUD staff at the last commission meeting.
PUD spokesman Chuck Allen says officials don't think the higher costs will have an impact on already planned revenue increases.
Dauphin County prosecutors say the video from the stun gun shows an officer fatally shooting an unarmed man.
SEVEN PENN STATE TRUSTEES SEEKING DOCUMENTS FORMER FBI DIRECTOR LOUIS FREEH USED TO COMPILE JERRY SANDUSKY REPORT
The petition filed in the Centre County Court of Common Pleas by the alumni-elected trustees seeks to force the school to let them see everything the Freeh team reviewed, gathered and produced in connection with the university-commissioned report.
The Freeh report, criticized by many alumni, found fault with former Penn State top officials, including the late football coach Joe Paterno.
The Pittsburgh Penguins squandered the momentum they seemed to have by tying their first-round Stanley Cup playoff series with a win against the New York Rangers on Saturday.
Spurred into action by a massive loss of lives in the Mediterranean, the European Union's executive arm has proposed a 10-point action plan for dealing with the unprecedented migrant influx. Here's a look at each point of the plan, which will be fleshed out by EU leaders at a crisis summit Thursday, and how likely each is to help the situation:
Sacramento BeeAustralia urges Europe to turn back the migrant boatsFinancial TimesAs European leaders search for a solution to a desperate migration crisis that has led to thousands of drownings in the Mediterranean in recent months — including hundreds just this week — they might turn to Tony Abbott for help.
Reuters IndiaProsecutors blame captain for causing deaths in migrant shipwreckReuters IndiaCATANIA, Italy (Reuters) - Prosecutors blamed the Tunisian captain of a fishing boat for causing the deaths of hundreds of migrants locked below decks when his vessel capsized in the Mediterranean, in the weekend shipwreck that has shocked Europe. U.