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

China's manufacturing measure shows contraction for February

U.S. economy slowed in fourth quarter, but growth outlook still favorable

U.S. economy slowed in fourth quarter, but growth outlook still favourable

U.S. pending home sales hit one-and-a-half-year high in January

New York City reaches labor deal with police sergeants union

Global stocks lackluster ahead of revised US growth figures

Global stocks limp after Nasdaq milestone, China in focus

Young Spaniards moving to Germany get trapped in dismal jobs

China February flash HSBC PMI at four-month high but export orders contract

Finmeccanica agrees potential 1.9 billion euro twin-track rail sale with...

Oil up sharply, posts first monthly gain since June

UAE military buys two Boeing C-17s as part of record IDEX spend

Moncada arrives at Red Sox facility

Russia's Gazprom says can exempt rebel-held areas from Ukraine gas contract

Firms see drone sales in Gulf surging after U.S. eases export policy

VW says no guarantee of success in 2015

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

China Feb HSBC PMI at seven-month high but more rate cuts seen on the cards

China's factories show signs of a rebound

Why France not Greece is the big worry

Exclusive: Cap Gemini, Carlyle held talks to buy Computer Sciences -...

LA teachers, union leaders rally amid stalled talks

China looks to cure economic malaise

China February flash HSBC PMI at four-month high

Israel's TowerJazz to produce sensors for Intel's 3D cameras

US manufacturing slows as output and hiring weaken

Survey: China factory activity up but export orders drop

Putin warns gas supplies to Ukraine, Europe could be disrupted

How can West Africa rebuild after Ebola?

5 reasons US economy is stronger than Q4 GDP suggests

Cameron still waiting for electoral gold from recovering economy

Costco ties up with Citigroup, Visa for U.S. co-branded cards

EU, others: Catch plans for Bluefin tuna threaten recovery

Greek prime minister rules out third bailout

Obama, Liberian President Sirleaf discuss Ebola recovery

Ukraine sends $15 million for gas, says Russian energy minister

U.S. services sector activity jumps in February: Markit

Asian shares rise after Yellen stresses policy flexibility

Malaysia's AirAsia X to cut costs, may defer plane deliveries: Acting CEO

Malaysia's AirAsia X to cut costs, may defer plane deliveries - acting CEO

Brent holds steady around $59, Saudis say oil demand growing

Thoughts turn to recovery as Ebola slowly ebbs in West Africa

China cuts rates again in face of weak demand, deflation risk

UN experts: Yemen ex-president allegedly amassed billions

Oscars still top draw for advertisers despite fickle ratings

Construction picks back up, but it's a different gig now

China central bank steps up easing tempo as factory activity shrinks

Near Fed majority backs June liftoff Yellen hasn't yet endorsed

Exclusive - Huawei plans big push to sell its phones, wearable devices in...

Insight - Near Fed majority backs June liftoff Yellen hasn't yet endorsed

Exclusive: Huawei plans big push to sell its phones, wearable devices in...

AP Interview: Greece's repayments to ECB need discussion

Upping juvenile criminal age to 18 may be Texas non-starter

A look at some of Missouri Auditor Schweich's top findings

Latest injury to Rose hits Bulls hard

Iraq battles to rebuild despite war and oil slump

Mexico president in crisis is losing support of big business

Fed's Yellen flags rate hikes on 'meeting-by-meeting' basis

Russian opposition leader Nemtsov shot dead

Nets win 110-91, cut Bulls' lead to 3-2

Fox show brings messy workplaces to television

Union power at issue as Garcetti elected LA mayor

Asia stock markets edge up after big sell-off

Aust market tipped to open higher

Weiner gets started stumping in NYC mayoral race

Angelina Jolie says she had double mastectomy

Swiss: 1,500 money-laundering cases last year