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McDonald's pressured to hike pay as Wal-Mart raises, economy improves

West Coast ports to begin tackling backlog after labor deal

U.S. West Coast ports to begin tackling backlog after labour deal

Fed's Yellen makes subtle shift in emphasis

Global stocks lackluster ahead of revised US growth figures

US home sales plunge 4.9 percent in January

Yellen navigates tricky path on interest rates

Top U.S. forecaster says jobs data adding up to a rate rise: Reuters poll

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

West Coast ports delays could swamp companies for two months

Consumer prices plunge 0.7 percent on cheaper gas costs

Fewer homes for sale pushes up US house prices in December

Buffett, a cheerleader for America, takes his checkbook abroad

Citi urges Europe's CEOs to follow U.S. share buyback trend

China's factories show signs of a rebound

U.S. factory activity edges up in February: Markit

U.S. home prices rise in December: S&ampP/Case-Shiller

Slight gains push US stocks to record highs Home Depot up

Room temperature homes report

Surging dollar takes bite out of US corporate profits

Cuba honors five spies who served long prison terms in U.S.

Cuba honours 5 spies who served long prison terms in U.S.

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

Reality sinks in for many Cubans on eve of talks with US

Asia markets keep watch on Greece deal

German minister warns of European decline if U.S. trade deal fails

Fed rate rise timing back in the spotlight

Asian shares rise after Yellen stresses policy flexibility

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

Rent walkouts point to strains in U.S. farm economy

Russia's Khodorkovsky: Putin is a 'naked king' facing economic ruin

US threatens Russia with more sanctions

Phased Iran-US nuclear deal taking shape

Lower gasoline prices dampen U.S. consumer inflation

Obama to governors: DHS shutdown would hurt state economies

Dow, S&ampP finish at records after Yellen comments

Obama: GOP "rhetoric" Doesn't Match the Reality

Obama begins sales pitch on trade to wary U.S. public

Clinton says she would push for inclusive problem-solving

After tight trading, volatility set to return to stocks

Weak spending to show Japan consumers unconvinced by Bank of Japan's...

High noon for farmers and landlords

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

Higher rates coming? Yellen faces lawmakers at pivotal time

Investors sour on Canadian banks ahead of earnings

Predicting where to park? Israel's got an app for that

Historic US-Iran nuclear deal could be taking shape

HSBC's Greek exposure dips to $6 billion as foreign banks retreat

Economic risks lie in China's 'Great Firewall'

Google investigated in Italy over tax issues - prosecutors

Officials in Haiti celebrate completion of Marriott hotel

IMF signs off on $1.4 billion loan for Serbia

Fannie Mae posts $1.3B profit in 4Q paying $1.9B dividend

Lawyer: Jailed Caracas mayor to fight conspiracy charges

US consumer confidence slides after big January gain

Orders for US durable goods up 2.8 percent in January

Geely-owned Volvo profit rises as China growth lifts sales to record

Exclusive: China drops leading tech brands for state purchases

Stocks hit record highs on Greek accord, euro gains

European shares at fresh seven-year high as ECB QE nears

Thoughts turn to recovery as Ebola slowly ebbs in West Africa

Israeli interest rates could go below zero - central bank deputy governor

U.S. new home sales steady near multi-year highs supply up

U.S. refinery strike affects one-fifth of national capacity

China drops leading tech brands for certain state purchases

Conservative U.S. activists look warily at a 'squishy' Jeb Bush

Ohio's Strickland to focus US Senate bid on opportunity

Exclusive - RBS restructuring chief to shrink investment bank

UAW chief: Raise worker pay, keep companies competitive

U.S. existing home sales at nine-month low, supply limited

As address to U.S. Congress nears, Netanyahu treads a thinning line

US refinery strike affects one-fifth of national capacity

Republican offers immigration vote to try to resolve impasse

U.S., allies discuss new sanctions, Obama weighs next steps on Ukraine -...

U.S., allies discuss new sanctions, Obama weighs next steps on Ukraine:...

Argentina in no rush to re-start debt restructuring talks