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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Essex Property Q3 FFO Beats on Solid NOI Growth, Guides Up Essex Property Trust Inc's (ESS) third-quarter core FFO of $2.16 per share exceeded both the Zacks Consensus Estimate and the year-ago quarter figure of $1.91 by 13.1%. 10/31/2014 - 11:01 am | View Link
MoneyGram International Delivers Self-Service Growth in Third Quarter 2014 Results Self-service money transfer transactions grew 47 percent 10/31/2014 - 7:05 am | View Link
Why Sonus Networks (SONS) Could Be an Impressive Growth Stock Sonus Networks possess a positive long term growth rate and a favorable Zacks Rank #2(Buy) 10/31/2014 - 6:51 am | View Link
EVRY: Good organic growth and increased profitability (Oslo, 31 October 2014) EVRY reports organic growth of 3%, taking operating revenue to NOK 2,893 million for the third quarter of 2014. EBITA rose by 10% to NOK 215 million in the same period, which corresponds ... 10/31/2014 - 3:03 am | View Link
Manufacturing growth may moderate in Dec quarter: FICCI New Delhi: The country's manufacturing sector is likely to witness a moderate growth in the third quarter of this fiscal, according to a FICCI survey. Showing signs of recovery, industrial production grew at a three-month high of 2.5 percent in September ... 11/22/2014 - 11:13 pm | View Link
Manufacturing Growth May Moderate in December Quarter: Industry Body New Delhi: India's manufacturing sector is likely to see moderate growth in the third quarter of the ongoing fiscal year, according to a survey by industry body Ficci. Showing signs of recovery, industrial production grew at a three-month high of 2.5 per ... 11/22/2014 - 11:07 pm | View Link
Appetite for growth in UAE as food and beverage sector expands The country’s food and beverage sector will need to double in size over the next five years to meet demand from hotel and retail projects currently under development in Dubai. About 19,000 extra f&b outlets are expected in the UAE by 2019, according to ... 11/22/2014 - 11:05 pm | View Link
Sonia Gandhi blames BJP for Maoists' growth in Jharkhand GUMLA: Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Sunday blamed BJP for the growth of Maoists in Jharkhand, where she addressed two high-voltage political rallies seeking votes for party candidates. Electioneering for the first phase of polls came to an end on Sunday? 11/22/2014 - 11:01 pm | View Link
Measures undertaken by new government to revive growth: India Inc NEW DELHI: Assessing the performance of the new government at the Centre in the first six months, India Inc said the new dispensation has initiated fundamental reforms that have set stage for revival of economic growth. "Measures taken to improve ease of ... 11/22/2014 - 9:55 pm | View Link
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In Raqqa, the Islamic State group's de facto capital in Syria, boys attend training camp and religious courses before heading off to fight.
Across the vast region under IS control, the group is actively conscripting children for battle and committing abuses against the most vulnerable at a young age, according to a growing body of evidence assembled from residents, activists, independent experts and human rights groups.
In Syria's Aleppo province, an activist affiliated with the rebel Free Syrian Army said its fighters encountered children in their late teens "fairly often" in battles against the rival Islamic State group.
 a United Nations panel investigating war crimes in the Syrian conflict concluded that in its enlistment of children for active combat roles, the Islamic State group is perpetrating abuses and war crimes on a massive scale "in a systematic and organized manner."
The panel of experts, known as the Independent International Commission of Inquiry on Syria, conducted more than 300 interviews with people who fled or are living in IS-controlled areas, and examined video and photographic evidence.
In the Syrian civil war, the Free Syrian Army and Nusra Front rebel groups also recruit children for combat, said Leila Zerrougui, the U.
Former Portuguese Prime Minister Jose Socrates remains in police detention while an investigating magistrate decides whether he should answer charges of corruption, money-laundering and tax fraud.
Officials provided no further details, citing Portugal's judicial secrecy law which forbids the disclosure of details from ongoing investigations.
AAA Carolinas says South Carolinians traveling this Thanksgiving holiday will enjoy the lowest gas prices in five years.
In South Carolina, the highest average price per gallon of unleaded gas can be found in Charleston, at $2.65; the least expensive is in the Greenville-Spartanburg area, at $2.54.
The 32 American students chosen as Rhodes scholars for 2015, listed by geographical region:
Benjamin D. Sprung-Keyser, Los Angeles, Harvard University
Matthew J. Townsend, Chappaqua, N. Y., Yale University
Fang Y. Cao, Silver Spring, Md., University of Maryland
Maya I. Krishnan, Rockville, Md., Stanford University
Sarah M. Bufkin, Atlanta, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill