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
ClickAway Makes Inc. 5000 List of Companies With Huge Revenue Growth - TMC Net ClickAway Makes Inc. 5000 List of Companies With Huge Revenue Growth - TMC Net 10/2/2014 - 3:42 pm | View Link
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IMF warns of mediocre growth for years - Deutsche Welle IMF fearful of slow global growth - Adelaide Now 10/2/2014 - 2:52 pm | View Link
No Fiat Chrysler capital increase needed for growth plan: CEO - Yahoo! Finance UPDATE 1-No Fiat Chrysler capital increase needed for growth plan ... - Reuters 10/2/2014 - 2:22 pm | View Link
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Rezidor Hotel Group: Q3 2014: The Rezidor Hotel Group concludes further asset management agreements and accelerates growth in focus markets Rezidor, one of the most dynamic hotel companies worldwide and a member of the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, further drives its pro-active and strategic asset management approach with the conclusion of two major agreements in Western Europe in Q3 2014: A ... 10/20/2014 - 5:10 am | View Link
Loonie flat, markets look to Bank of Canada rate announcement, China growth data TORONTO – The Canadian dollar was flat Monday at the start of a key week for the currency. At late morning, the dollar was unchanged from Friday’s close at 88.68 cents US amid gains in Canadian wholesale sales during August. Statistics Canada said ... 10/20/2014 - 5:05 am | View Link
UPDATE: Bank Of America Reiterates On Astoria Financial Corp. On Weak Growth Prospects In a report published Monday, Bank of America analyst Kenneth Bruce reiterated an Underperform rating on Astoria Financial Corp. (NYSE: AF), but lowered the price target from $12.00 to $11.00. In the report, Bank of America noted, “AF's core income ... 10/20/2014 - 5:00 am | View Link
China’s growth rate is expected to slow sharply by the end of the decade China’s economic growth is expected to continually decline over the next six years in a “soft fall” to an annual rate of 4% by 2020 — at least if the nation’s leaders fail to take action to implement business-friendly reforms, according to a ... 10/20/2014 - 4:51 am | View Link
China faces future of 4% growth In about five years' time the Chinese economy will likely have transitioned to a sharply cooler economy, with GDP expansion expected to come in close to 4 per cent from 2020, according to research from the Conference Board. The business research group said ... 10/20/2014 - 4:32 am | View Link
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Some fear Abu Ghraib has all the makings for a takeover — it's majority-Sunni population long at odds with the Shiite-led central government over issues like discrimination, political exclusion and claims of widespread arrests and prosecution — some of the very issues that prompted many Iraqis in the country's north and west to embrace this radical alternative.
In 2004, the revelation that American soldiers had tortured detainees at the prison, formally known as Baghdad Central Prison, thrust Abu Ghraib into the limelight and would later become the scene of brutal insurgent attacks.
The serenity belies mounting tensions across this region as the Islamic State group continues to make gains against an embattled Iraqi military — despite the air campaign launched by the U.
A Montana judge will consider a plea agreement Wednesday that calls for a Colorado man to plead guilty to killing a high school teacher and burying her in a shallow grave in the Bakken oil patch.
The disappearance of Sherry Arnold when she went out for a jog in January 2012 shook this town of 6,200 near the North Dakota border and shone a harsh light on the darker side of the oil boom on the Northern Plains.
The plea deal with prosecutors filed Tuesday calls for a 100-year sentence for Spell and dismissal of an attempted kidnapping charge.
Defense attorney Al Avignone said he will ask for Spell to be sentenced to the state health department, which could allow him to serve his time in a facility for the mentally disabled.
Experts for the state and defense have testified that Spell is mildly mentally disabled.
The theater announced the purchase this week with Erkiletian Development Company after they reached an agreement with the Southwest Neighborhood Assembly.
The site will allow the theater to consolidate its rehearsal spaces, housing for artists and interns, costume and prop shops, classrooms and administrative offices in one location.
The Massachusetts Department of Transportation's board of directors was to vote Wednesday afternoon to authorize a contract with Changchun Railway Vehicles to build 284 new subway cars for the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority.
Changchun Railway Vehicles is a subsidiary of China CNR Corporation Limited, the Chinese government-owned enterprise that is the largest rail car maker in the world.
The rail cars, the first of which will be delivered in 2018, are expected to help increase the subway system's capacity and decrease passenger wait times.
In an unprecedented two-hour televised meeting, the students passionately explained why they had taken to the streets for more than three weeks to fight for greater democracy in the specially-run Chinese region.
The meeting also highlights the vast generational and political divide that needs to be bridged to end Hong Kong's biggest political crisis since China took control of the city 17 years ago.