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Wednesday, December 18, 2013 - 05:00
BERLIN - Chancellor Angela Merkel is renewing a push for European countries to make binding agreements to carry out economic reforms as she underlines continuity in her new government's approach to th
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 - 04:50
KIEV, Ukraine - Ukraine's prime minister says that a bailout deal reached with Russia will guarantee financial stability in the economically troubled country.
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tues
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 - 04:43
BERLIN - German business confidence has edged higher as managers in Europe's biggest economy anticipate faster economic growth in the new year.
The Ifo institute said Wednesday that its closely watch
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 - 04:26
NEW ORLEANS - A deadlocked jury will return for a third day of deliberations in the case against a former BP engineer charged with deleting text messages to obstruct a probe of the company's massive 2
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 - 04:00
CALGARY - The CEO of TransCanada Corp.
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 - 03:34
WASHINGTON - A modest, bipartisan budget pact designed to avert another government shutdown and ease the harshest effects of automatic budget cuts is on the brink of passing the Senate.
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 - 03:26
WASHINGTON - Employers that still offer workers traditional pension plans are in line for hefty insurance premium increases under the budget agreement struck in Congress.
It's the second time in two
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 - 03:01
WASHINGTON - Congress is on the verge of doing something it hasn't done during three years of partisan warfare: Passing a budget deal that won't likely hurt the economy.
The two-year spending plan th
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 - 02:08
BANGOR, Maine - Lawyers in Maine and Canada are hoping to iron out some key details in the bankruptcy of a railroad whose train derailed in Quebec, killing 47 people.
A bankruptcy hearing Wednesday a
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 - 00:48
MUMBAI, India - India's central bank has surprised many by keeping its key interest rate unchanged despite the worrying rise in inflation.
The Reserve Bank of India held the benchmark rate at which b