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Europe's retailers back in fashion

Japan bumps China as top holder of US Treasury debt

U.S. housing starts data underperforms jobless claims rise

David Pyle, longtime AP bureau chief, dies at 61

U.S. consumer prices edge up, supporting Fed rate rise

S&P downgrades Greece as creditor talks fail to progress

IMF nations point to exchange rate, geopolitical risks

4 ways a surging dollar rattles world economies, markets

White House agrees to give Congress a say on Iran deal

Election strains Finland's diplomatic balancing act with Russia

With Iran deal, Washington shows it can work _ sometimes

UK voters count cost of living standards pain

Singapore holds monetary policy steady

Power of Moore tornado dwarfs Hiroshima bomb

Big storm threat brewing from Iowa to Mid-Atlantic

Unusually massive line of storms aim at Midwest

Falling yen to make Japan's goods more affordable

ECB's Draghi urges speedy banking union

New push at OAS for US to alter anti-drug approach

New Italian premier urges EU to focus on growth

A look back at some major CEO flameouts

China recovery dogged by doubt as data questioned

EU says eurozone economy to shrink again in 2013

Arrium flags more job losses

US factory output falls on weak auto production

Nebraska's soil moisture reserve gone, expert says

US markets ease on employment worries

ND oil tax restructuring measure meets opposition

Study uses mobile phones to measure rainfall

Business outlook better globally, weaker locally

Australia economy marks 22 years of growth in Q2

Analysis: Girding for battle as electronic derivatives trading revived

Mexico's government willing to revise tax plan seen hitting middle class

French budget tries to turn page but growth weak

World Bank cuts China, East Asia growth forecasts

World Bank lowers East Asia growth forecast to 7.1%

Egypt: 51 killed in new bout of street violence

More signs Abenomics is working as Japan prices, output rise

Asian shares mixed as US debt deadline approaches

Greek bailout talk ruffles German election

Surging Citigroup profits lift stocks on Wall Street

US economy looks weaker after subpar retail sales

Capture of Zetas leader unlikely to quell violence

HSBC bank says 1st half profits at $10.3 billion

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

Gold is higher

China June trade falls in new sign economy fading

US trade gap widened in May as exports weakened

Federal agency finds lax regulation of chemicals

Asia Week Ahead: Corporate giants get a health check

European stocks rise on earnings, ahead of Fed decision

Aussie shares tipped for positive start

Relief rally sends S&ampP 500 to record

China's September exports fall, trade surplus down 44.7%

As Fed chair, Yellen would face tough challenges

Asia shares climb after Yellen stimulus remarks