New York TimesWall Street frets as Volcker Rule nears vote
Five years after the financial crisis, regulators will vote Tuesday on the "Volcker Rule,'' one of the most contested elements of the sweeping, post-crisis Wall Street reform act known as Dodd-Frank. The rule is expected to bar most trading by banks for their own ...
Volcker Reaction Pours In, Even Before Rules Are Published (Update 1)
Why I'm voting for Volcker Rule: CFTC's Chilton
US set to adopt Volcker rule to curb bank trading gambles
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AFPAbe's arrows: Japan counts the cost of inflation
Kazumi Ichimura plans in January to do something the Tokyo storekeeper has not done in a decade: raise the price of his speciality deep-fried tofu, from Y150 to Y160 for a palm-sized portion. At first sight his price rise underlines how Japan's Abenomics ...
Support for Japan's PM Abe Plunges on Controversial Bill
With a Crucial Test Looming for Abenomics, Japan's Economy Falls Short
BREAKINGVIEWS-Narendra Modi could be India's Shinzo Abe
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CTV NewsLululemon names new CEO; founder Chip Wilson to step down
(Reuters) - Yoga-wear retailer Lululemon Athletica Inc , reeling from an embarrassing recall of see-through pants, named Laurent Potdevin as chief executive and said founder Chip Wilson would step down as non-executive chairman. Potdevin replaces ...
Lululemon gains on leadership changes
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Lululemon founder stepping down as chairman
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San Francisco ChronicleUS STOCKS-S&P 500 futures lower; market set to pause after record close
... Print. * China industrial output growth slows to 10 pct. * Lululemon names new CEO, founder Chip Wilson to step down; shares up. * Volcker rule will be delayed until 2015 -CFTC's Chilton. * Futures: Dow up 16 pts; S&P down 2.5 pts; Nasdaq down 3.5 pts.
Futures ease back after another high on S&P 500
Stocks hover near record highs
Futures Pointing To Modestly Higher Open On Wall Street
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New York Daily NewsGM bailout played out over five years
With the government's decision to sell the last of its General Motors shares, it is worth taking a look back at the process as it went on over five years. Here are key dates: Dec. 19, 2008. The Bush Administration announces plans to bail out Detroit's auto industry ...
US sells rest of GM stock
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Government sells remaining stake in GM
Treasury Sells Final Shares of GM Stock; Loses $10.5B
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Business InsiderGM Said to Choose Barra as First Female CEO, Succeeding Akerson
Mary Barra, whose career started on a factory floor as an intern more than 30 years ago, has been in charge of product development and quality of all GM cars and trucks for 22 months, wringing costs out of hidden parts and encouraging collaboration.
General Motors set to name first female CEO - Bloomberg
GM (GM) Said to Name Mary Barra as First Female CEO
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Wall Street JournalUS household wealth reaches high of $77 trillion
WASHINGTON (AP) — A surging stock market and a steady recovery in home prices drove Americans' wealth to a record last summer. The nation's wealth rose 2.6 percent from July through September to $77.3 trillion, the Federal Reserve said Monday.
American Net Worth Up, Good Sign in First Mortgage Debt Increase Since 2008
US household wealth hits record after 2.6% rise
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Independent OnlineEuro scales heights, stocks lose grip on gains
LONDON (Reuters) - The euro reached a five-year peak against the yen and a six-week high against the dollar on Tuesday, as focus grew on the dwindling spare cash in euro zone banks and the ECB's apparent lack of concern. Stocks consolidated some of ...
FOREX -Euro underpinned by higher money market rates, ECB stance
Dollar Rises Versus Yen as Fed's Bullard Says Taper Odds Rise
Dollar Steady Against Yen as Investors Mull Timing of Fed Tapering
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Economic TimesUS Stock Futures Pull Back Slightly
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NEW YORK--U.S. stock futures edged lower, pulling back from the previous session's rise to a record high as investors awaited fresh news on the economy and the Federal Reserve's policy intentions. About 90 minutes ahead of the open, Dow Jones ...
Taper once again takes center stage
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Regional Fed president hints at early taper
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Toronto StarDavid Cheesewright Named President and CEO of Walmart International
Wall Street Journal
BENTONVILLE, Ark., Dec. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE: WMT) announced today that David Cheesewright, 51, will be promoted to president and CEO of Walmart International, the company's second largest operating segment.
Wal-Mart promotes Cheesewright to int'l chief
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Irish IndependentObama praises 'giant of history' at Mandela memorial
Johannesburg (CNN) -- Presidents and prime ministers, celebrities and royals joined tens of thousands of South Africans to pay tribute to Nelson Mandela on Tuesday, in a memorial service celebrating a man seen as a global symbol of reconciliation.
Crowds mourn as Nelson Mandela's 'long walk is over'
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Obama praises Mandela as 'giant of history' at massive memorial
Remarks by President Obama at Nelson Mandela's Memorial Service
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The GuardianObama-Castro Handshake Shows Thaw in Relations With Cuba
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JOHANNESBURG—President Barack Obama shook hands Tuesday with Cuban President Raúl Castro at the memorial service for Nelson Mandela, a symbolic gesture that came after decades of estranged U.S.-Cuba relations. The handshake with Mr. Castro ...
President Barack Obama shakes Raul Castro's hand
Obama agenda: Eulogizing Mandela
Obama shakes Raul Castro's hand at Mandela service
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Irish IndependentOver 100000 participate in anti-govt rally, Thai election on Feb 2
New Straits Times
BANGKOK: More than 100,000 people participated in an anti-government rally around the Government House here today, although just over an hour before it started this morning, Thailand's Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra announced the dissolution of ...
Thailand's Parliament Dissolved, Prime Minister Calls Elections
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Christian Science MonitorLoss of French soldiers in Central African Republic highlights tough quest for ...
Christian Science Monitor
A daily roundup on terrorism and security issues. Skip to next paragraph. Whitney Eulich. Latin America Editor. Whitney Eulich is the Monitor's Latin America editor, overseeing regional coverage for CSMonitor.com and the weekly magazine. She also curates ...
French Aim to Disarm CAR Militias as Two Soldiers Killed
Two French soldiers killed in Central African Republic
2 French soldiers killed in Central African Republic unrest
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Washington PostWeapons Watchdog Receives Nobel Peace Prize
Voice of America
The head of a watchdog group that is trying to rid the world of chemical weapons has accepted the Nobel Peace Prize at a ceremony in the Norwegian capital. Ahmet Uzumcu, director-general of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, ...
Nobel Prize ceremonies by the numbers
Your guide to the 2013 Nobel Prizes
Syria Chemical Weapons Deadlines May Be Missed
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Vancouver SunIn Choosing Kiselyov, Media Critics Say Putin Opts For Personal Propagandist
Dmitry Kiselyov uses his weekly news program as a soapbox to promote some of the Kremlin's most controversial policies and denigrate the West. Tweet · Follow @RFERL. Related Articles. Putin Reorganizes State Media · Ukraine's 'Euromaidan' Through ...
Putin Vows to Beef up Arctic Military Presence
Putin urges armed forces to protect national interests in Arctic
Without Notice, Putin Dissolves a News Agency
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- World Human Rights Day today
Like other parts of the globe, World Human Rights Day-2013, marking the adoption of 'Universal Declaration of Human Rights' by the United Nations General Assembly on December 10th 1948, is being observed here with a resolve to continue efforts for ...
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AFPChina Says It Hopes for Stability in North Korea
China, North Korea's most important ally, said Tuesday it wants friendly relations and hopes for stability in its neighbor following the purging of a top official considered close to Beijing. Foreign Ministry spokesman Hong Lei said Jang Song Thaek's ouster was ...
China media: North Korea ties
Economic experiment shows limits of NKorean change
North Korea purges Kim Jong Un's powerful uncle
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New York TimesObama, George W. Bush and Hillary Clinton Share Flight to South Africa
New York Times
JOHANNESBURG — President Obama, his predecessor, and the woman who might be his successor crossed the Atlantic together Monday in an example of extended bipartisan togetherness to pay tribute to Nelson Mandela at a memorial service Tuesday.
Obama Leads Delegation of US Dignitaries to Mandela Service
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Obama Calls for Calm in CAR
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Obama Gets Private Time With Bush on Way to Memorial
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Irish IndependentUkrainian president to seek protesters' release
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine's president says he will ask the country's general prosecutor to find a way to release some of the demonstrators who were arrested in recent protests, in a bid to defuse the country's tensions. Ukraine's capital has been gripped by ...
Ukraine crisis: Western diplomats bid to end stand-off
EU sends envoy as police and protestors face off
Ukraine protesters hold firm as US, EU step up diplomacy
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