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US budget deficit expanded slightly in fiscal first half

S&P downgrades Greece as creditor talks fail to progress

Japan bumps China as top holder of US Treasury debt

Election jitters add to mixed UK picture

Property writedown to add to Tesco's turnaround challenge

Christie proposes overhaul of Social Security benefits

In UK election, party promises range from nukes to bees

British unemployment rate at multi-year low ahead of election

With focus on re-election, Polish PM puts reforms on hold

OECD says BOJ has done enough, warns of QQE risks

Congress OKs bipartisan bill changing doctors' Medicare fees

Japan gyrations underline economy's vulnerability

New Egypt tax law: cuts for poor, business hikes

Fitch upgrades Greece's credit rating

Emergency manager: Detroit won't pay $2.5B it owes

Projected lower deficit could slow any budget deal

Westra leads Tour of California after 1st stage

Detroit is broke could bankruptcy lie ahead?

Germany predicting significantly reduced debt

Tobacco cos. make payments under state settlement

White House projecting slow economic gains ahead

Obama's budget gives everyone something to dislike

Spain slashes forecasts and delays deficit targets

Does France have right plan to revive its economy?

Vic govt to rein in spending for surpluses

French finance chief hails easing off austerity

New Italian premier urges EU to focus on growth

PROMISES, PROMISES: When Obama's promises conflict

UK in dark mood as new recession may be confirmed

Germany rejects EU hint at easing austerity drive

China and California sign deal to boost investment

Liberals balk at Obama's 2nd-term overtures to GOP

Catchall spending bill advances in Senate

Branstad offers defense of Iowa fertilizer plant

EU lawmakers reject $1.3tn budget proposal

Think tank calls Las Vegas police pay 'inflated'

Dayton draws Minn. tax debate into sharper focus

Japan's parliament clears Kuroda to head BOJ

Egypt's fuel crisis adds to its economic woes

NY pushes to settle budget early proposals emerge

Budget cuts to hit military school districts first

Budget battle guide: This time may be for real

Governors: Looming cuts threaten economic gains

Q&A: Why investors are wary of Italy's elections

EU says eurozone economy to shrink again in 2013

Greece orders striking ferry crews back to work

Unyielding GOP politicians doing what voters ask

January surplus shrinks 2013 US budget deficit

NZ dollar surges after Cyprus bailout

Retirement confidence low, despite market's climb

Minn. House Dems seek income tax surcharge on rich

EU leaders battle over budget at tough summit

Eurozone debt burden stuck amid low growth

Wanted by the taxman: Indonesia's $5 billion of lost coal

India, Rajan and the Great Man fallacy: James Saft

India central bank to sell dollars to oil companies to shore up rupee

Malaysia to review big projects that could strain public finances

Rupee falls in front of slowing Indian economy

UK's Cameron: Conservatives party of opportunity

Analysis: NYC's new mayor to face day of reckoning on labor deals

Irish anti-austerity protesters clash with police

Iran boosts iron exports to China, India as oil sales slump

EU in budget setback after Parliament rejection

Japan's trade deficit climbs to $10.5B in May

Political indecision weighs on economic forecasts

Student loan deal faces an easy path in House

US trade gap widened in May as exports weakened

UK Treasury makes new cuts despite weak economy

Portuguese unions hold major anti-austerity strike