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FILE - In this Wednesday, July 8, 2015, file photo, a statue of George Washington stands at Federal Hall near the flag-covered pillars of the New York Stock Exchange, in New York. Global shares are mostly higher in Europe, Wednesday, July 5, 2017, after Asia reversed early losses spurred by concern over North Korea's launch of a long-range missile on Tuesday. Trading was subdued after the U.S. Independence Day holiday and ahead of the summit of the Group of 20 industrial nations later in the week. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews, File)
July 05, 2017 - 4:38 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes were mixed Wednesday as energy companies skidded along with oil prices, but technology stocks rose and reversed a portion of their recent losses. After O'Reilly Automotive reported weak sales growth in the second quarter, the three biggest losers on the Standard...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, June 14, 2017, file photo, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen speaks in Washington, to announce the Federal Open Market Committee decision on interest rates following a two-day meeting. On Wednesday, July 5, 2017, the Federal Reserve releases minutes from its June meeting, when it raised its key interest rate for the third time in six months. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
July 05, 2017 - 3:29 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve is figuring out when to start unloading much of its $4.5 trillion in bond holdings — a major turning point for an economy still healing from the 2008 financial crisis. Some Fed officials want to announce the beginning of the process "within a couple of months...
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel shows sympathy for injured German economy minister Brigitte Zypries when arriving for the weekly cabinet meeting in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, July 5, 2017. (AP Photo/Ferdinand Ostrop)
July 05, 2017 - 5:18 am
LONDON (AP) — Economic growth across the 19-country eurozone was even higher than previously thought during June, according to a closely watched survey Wednesday, in yet more evidence of momentum in the single currency bloc. Financial information firm IHS Markit said its main purchasing managers'...
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June 29, 2017 - 10:44 pm
TOKYO (AP) — Japan's factory output rose in May from a year earlier and the number of jobs per job seekers climbed to a 43-year high, reflecting labor shortages as the economy gains momentum thanks to stronger exports to the rest of Asia. The 6.8 percent year-on-year increase in factory output...
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June 29, 2017 - 11:49 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Thursday praised a pending sugar deal with Mexico that clears the way for broader talks on rewriting the North American Free Trade Agreement. Trump tweeted that the pact was "a very good one for both Mexico and the U.S. Had no deal for many years which...
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Bank of England Governor Mark Carney speaks during the Bank of England's financial stability report at the Bank of England in the City of London on Tuesday June 27, 2017. (Jonathan Brady/Pool via AP)
June 28, 2017 - 12:09 pm
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The battered British pound rose sharply after the head of the Bank of England made remarks that could be seen as bringing an interest-rate increase closer. The pound traded 0.9 percent higher on the day at $1.2934. The pound's value against the U.S. dollar jumped after the...
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June 28, 2017 - 11:23 am
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The battered British pound rose sharply after the head of the Bank of England made remarks that could be seen as bringing an interest-rate increase closer. The pound traded 1 percent higher on the day at $1.2938. The pound's value against the U.S. dollar jumped after the...
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FILE- In this Thursday, April 21, 2016 file photo president of European Central Bank, ECB, Mario Draghi speaks during a news conference after a meeting of the governing council in Frankfurt, Germany. Draghi said Tuesday, June 27, 2017 the bank's stimulus efforts need to be "persistent" even as the economy recovers and that any scaling back of support will come gradually.. (AP Photo/Michael Probst, file)
June 27, 2017 - 7:32 am
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — European Central Bank head Mario Draghi says the bank's stimulus efforts are still needed even as the economy gathers speed and that any scaling back will come gradually. Draghi's said in a speech Tuesday at an ECB conference in Sintra, Portugal, that "a considerable...
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June 27, 2017 - 5:39 am
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — European Central Bank head Mario Draghi says the bank's stimulus efforts need to be "persistent" even as the economy recovers and that any scaling back of support will come gradually. Draghi's said in a speech Tuesday at an ECB conference in Sintra, Portugal, that "there...
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A woman walks by an electronic stock board showing the Hang Seng Index at a bank in Hong Kong, Friday, June 23, 2017. Asian shares are ending the week on a subdued note with most indexes little changed Friday as the price of oil halted its decline, while still hovering near its lowest level in almost a year. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
June 23, 2017 - 8:10 am
LONDON (AP) — European stock markets edged lower Friday amid ongoing unease over the outlook for oil prices as well as a slightly disappointing economic survey. KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, France's CAC 40 shed 0.6 percent to 5,250 while Germany's DAX fell 0.7 percent to 12,701. Britain's FTSE 100...
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