Results for: modest+declines

Orders for US durable goods up 2.8 percent in January

Oil's drop chills Asian stocks, inflation data boosts dollar

Signed contracts to buy US homes rise to 18-month high

US automakers improve in magazine's annual brand rankings

U.S. home prices rise, service sector expands but consumer sentiment dips

Weak U.S. consumer spending points to slower first-quarter growth

'Jihadi John' raised in UK, studied computers, reports say

AP EXCLUSIVE: Ex-Guantanamo detainees struggle in Uruguay

How Jeb Bush's big bet on Florida economy may come back to haunt him

Obama tests political might in Boston, Miami

Job ad fall shows labour market weakness

US boom transforming global oil trade

Falling yen to make Japan's goods more affordable

Official: Kentucky on pace to meet revenue goals

US factory orders down 4 percent in March

US productivity grew at modest annual rate in 1Q

Cancer, rape fraud case bowls over Mich. community

Stock market ends choppy day with modest gains

IMF urges Germany to keep spending amid low growth

US consumers cut spending 0.2 pct. in April

Japan PM's biggest test on economy still to come

Govt faces fresh budget revenue concerns

News Summary: US jobless claims rise slightly

Apple to dole out $100B to shareholders

Zach Braff launches Kickstarter campaign for film

Baker Hughes 1Q net falls, but beats expectations

Fans angry as Marlins begin 2nd year in ballpark

Wholesale prices drop 0.6 percent in March

Job ads show early signs of stabilisation

Analyst upgrades Sherwin-Williams rating

NYC looks to bump tobacco from prime retail space

Japan's parliament clears Kuroda to head BOJ

Gold futures edge higher

Groupon fires CEO, still faces underlying problems

Measure of future US growth up 0.2 pct in January

Lower rates benefit the economy: Swan

SWATS co-owner: 'Not some quack' peddling products

Builders need more than another rate cut

Building sector shows encouraging signs

US consumers' outlook improved in late January

Charity set up after RI fire has had modest effect

Rare good news for eurozone economy

JB Hi-Fi keeps faith in store expansion plan

Lucy Lawless says trespass ruling 'great victory'

US consumer prices unchanged in December

Correction: Pfizer-Antidepressant Suit story

Fidelity strategist: Market used to DC gridlock

Special Report: Myanmar old guard clings to $8 billion jade empire

Why fewer working-age Americans are working

China's top restaurants reeling over new austerity

Few clues on timing of QE3 reduction in U.S. Fed minutes

Euro zone private sector growth beats forecasts in August - PMIs

Eurozone industrial output slumps in July

Indonesia hikes rates, other Asia-Pacific central banks hold before Fed

US consumer confidence dips as jobs outlook dims

Asia stocks mixed ahead of US jobs report

Farm earnings tipped to remain strong

Fed keeps buying and so does Wall Street

Analysis - Bribery scandal dents Big Pharma sales in China, GSK hardest hit

In U.S., China, Europe, data points to global rebound

Gauge of US economy's future unchanged in June

Unemployment to hit four-year high

US employers add 162K jobs rate falls to 7.4 pct.

Atlantic City redevelopment keeps poor on the move

Croatia celebrates its EU membership

Australian job advertisements fall by 1.1 per cent in July

Fewest Americans since 2007 seek jobless benefits

US manufacturing output slipped 0.1 pct. in July

Wholesale prices unchanged in July

ECB 's Draghi holds door open for lower rates