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
There's A New Fintech Index, And It's Projected To Have Massive ... - Yahoo! Finance Roberts noted that of the traditional sectors, only energy has a higher growth projection for 2017. View photos screen_shot_2016-07-22_at_10... 07/22/2016 - 1:02 pm | View Link
Post Earnings Coverage as Biogen Post 23% growth in EPS - Yahoo! Finance July 21, 2016. The biotech giant disclosed better-than-expected growth in its profits and revenues as sales were up on growth in its core... 07/22/2016 - 9:52 am | View Link
ECB survey sees lower euro zone growth ahead on Brexit - Yahoo! Finance FRANKFURT, July 22 (Reuters) - Euro zone growth may be lower than previously expected, primarily due to the effects of Britain's vote to leave the 07/22/2016 - 4:08 am | View Link
Think Tank Cuts 2016 Canada Economic-Growth View to 1.4% - Morningstar.com 7-21-16 11:04 AM EDT | By Kim Mackrael The Conference Board of Canada downgraded its economic growth forecast for Canada this year to 1.4% from 1. 07/21/2016 - 2:48 pm | View Link
Healthcare Global Market Analytics Report on Market Size and ... - Yahoo! Finance Market Analytics Report 2016 , Including: Healthcare Services, Pharmaceutical, Medical Equipment Historic and Forecast Growth Rate 2011 - 2019... 07/21/2016 - 10:07 am | View Link
Nobel Hygiene eyes over 30% growth this FY HYDERABAD: Mumbai-based diaper maker Nobel Hygiene is eyeing over 30% growth in business this fiscal, said its managing director Kamal Kumar Johari on Wednesday. The company had clocked revenues of Rs 150 crore last fiscal. "The industry is growing at ... 07/27/2016 - 4:23 am | View Link
Twitter revenue growth stalls Twitter Inc. reported its slowest revenue growth since going public in 2013 and set a disappointing forecast, fanning concerns that faster growing social media services will make it a niche product. The microblogging service operator’s shares fell 11 per ... 07/27/2016 - 4:21 am | View Link
Manufacturing, retail, and service sectors all show growth in June The Dallas Federal Reserve is out with a new batch of business indicators for July, and all of them ended up in positive territory. Most notably, the manufacturing index stabilized near zero after many months of mostly negative readings, with respondents ... 07/27/2016 - 4:19 am | View Link
Integrys acquisition drives WEC Energy earnings, revenue growth The parent company of We Energies reported a 61 percent increase in second-quarter net income and a 124 percent increase in revenue driven primarily by the acquisition of Integrys Energy Group. Second-quarter net income was $181.4 million, or 57 cents per ... 07/27/2016 - 4:18 am | View Link
Embraer Hopes Systems, KC-390 Spurs Defense Growth WASHINGTON — Brazilian firm Embraer hopes to spur growth in its defense sector through a combination of ongoing sales of its A-29 Super Tucano, an increased focus on border surveillance, and the official launch of its KC-390 multirole aircraft. 07/27/2016 - 4:16 am | View Link
Growth Synonyms, Growth Antonyms | Thesaurus.com Synonyms for growth at Thesaurus.com with free online thesaurus, antonyms, and definitions. Dictionary and Word of the Day. 07/19/2016 - 11:34 am | View Website
growth Compound Forms/Forme composte: English: Italiano: compound growth n noun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (increase in value including interest on ... 07/19/2016 - 10:58 am | View Website
Growth | Definition of Growth by Merriam-Webster He had a growth spurt when he was 16 years old. She's concerned that the medication might slow her child's growth. He discovered a substance that promotes the growth ... 07/19/2016 - 8:56 am | View Website
dict.cc | growth | Wörterbuch Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzung für growth im Englisch-Deutsch-Wörterbuch dict.cc. ... Limited Input Mode - Mehr als 1000 ungeprüfte Übersetzungen! Du kannst trotzdem eine neue ... 07/19/2016 - 5:07 am | View Website
Growth Growth refers to a positive change in size, and/or maturation, often over a period of time. Growth can occur as a stage of maturation or a process toward fullness or ... 07/19/2016 - 4:46 am | View Website
The Lansing State Journal (http://on.lsj.com/2a4vvCl ) reports that the renovations at Abrams Planetarium will include new interactive touch screens, an electronic display previewing upcoming shows, fresh coats of paint and a handicap-accessible ramp.
Planetarium director Shannon Schmoll says the improvements will pair nicely with the building's $500,000 projection system that was added two summers ago.
Early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade Wed.:
OpenHighLowLastChg. WHEAT5,000 bu minimum; cents per bushelSep416¾420¾414415Dec443¾446¾440¾442Mar469½472½468¼469¼May482485¼481½482¼Jul489¾492¾489489¼Sep501½504½501¼501½Dec520520½520520Mar534537534534May537¾Jul529½Sep529½Dec546Mar546May546Jul546Est. sales 38,529. Tue.'s sales 118,389Tue.'s open int 471,210CORN5,000 bu minimum; cents per bushelSep332½338331¾332½Dec339½345¼338¾339½Mar349354¼348¼349May354359¼354354½Jul359364359359½Sep363¾367¼363½363½Dec369¾373¼369369¾Mar379May384¼Jul391391388¾388¾Sep386Dec388388½387387Jul403¾Dec396Est. sales 90,212. Tue.'s sales 259,031Tue.'s open int 1,309,528, up 12,355OATS5,000 bu minimum; cents per bushelSep198¾201¼198¾200¼Dec197½199196¼198¾Mar202¼203¾202¼203¾May208¼Jul214Sep214Dec214Mar214May214Jul214Sep214Est. sales 53. Tue.'s sales 456Tue.'s open int 9,937SOYBEANS5,000 bu minimum; cents per bushelAug9941015¼991¼993½Sep985½1007983¾985Nov974¾995971½973¾Jan975995¼972½974½Mar964¾985¾963¼963¼May959981½959959Jul964½982½960¼960¼Aug964973½952½952½Sep936¼Nov927½937¾923¾923¾Jan925¾Mar924¾May926½Jul930¾Aug928¾Sep923¼Nov913¼Jul929Nov908¼Est.
In Oklahoma, Reece is charged with first-degree murder and kidnapping for the death of 19-year-old Tiffany Johnston, who was abducted from a Bethany car wash in 1997.
Reece, who is serving a 60-year prison sentence in Texas for kidnapping, wasn't charged in Johnston's death until last year.
The European Union's executive refrained Wednesday from calling for heavy fines against Spain and Portugal for breaching budget rules and sought instead to set "new fiscal paths" for the two countries.
Even though it said it was within its rights to call for heavy fines, EU Commissioner Pierre Moscovici cited the current anti-EU mood in parts of the 28-nation bloc as a reason to hold back.
The EU Commission could have called on member states to sanction the two nations — which would have been a first — for allowing their budgets to be above the EU limit of 3 percent of GDP for years.
The Commission said that considering "the challenging economic environment, both countries' reform efforts and their commitments to comply with the rules," it suggested there be no fines.
Spain's acting deputy Prime Minister Soraya Saenz de Santamaria welcomed the decision, saying the decision showed a "recognition of the reforms carried out and the effort made to control the deficit in seriously difficult times."
The procession by Ukrainian adherents of Russian Orthodoxy was prevented from entering the city on Tuesday after Ukraine's interior minister said grenades had been planted along the route.
Relations between Russia and Ukraine, which share linguistic and cultural ties dating back hundreds of years, soured after Russia threw its support behind rebel separatists fighting government troops in eastern Ukraine.
Moscow Patriarchate's spokesman Vladimir Legoida told The Associated Press on Wednesday that at least 30,000 pilgrims gathered for a prayer at St.