Chron.comStocks end higher as earnings pour in; market closed Friday
The Seattle Times
Stocks end higher as earnings pour in; market closed Friday. Corporate earnings pushed U.S. stocks mostly higher on Thursday, but it wasn't an easy ride up. By ALEX VEIGA. AP Business Writer. Related. Stock market page. Stock lookup. Reader Comments.
The Bulls Aren't Pinned
US stock market edges higher as earnings pour in
U.S. stock market ends mostly higher as earnings pour in
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SFGateYue Yuen raises welfare contributions for striking workers in Gaobu
Striking workers at the Gaobu factory hold a banner which reads "Give me back my social security [contributions], give me back my housing subsidy," April 14. (Internet photo). Workers at a shoe-making plant operated by Yue Yuen Industrial Holdings, the ...
What China's Largest Strike Against a Private Company Means for Your Gadgets
Chinese trade group to mediate shoe factory strike
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NBC Bay AreaPayrolls in California grow by 11800
Los Angeles Times
California's employers added 11,800 jobs in March, a modest increase but one that nevertheless kept momentum going in the job market. The unemployment rate, meanwhile, held steady at 8.1% from the month-earlier revised figure, the state's Employment ...
California's unemployment rate remains at 8.1 percent in March as nearly 12000 ...
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KPRC HoustonCounty's jobless rate lowest in more than 5 years
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AUSTIN — Washington County's jobless rate dropped to its lowest level in more than five years during March, figures from the Texas Workforce Commission show. The county's unemployment rate last month was 4.4 percent, the lowest since 4.1 percent in ...
Jobless rate falls to 5-year low
Texas job growth slows in March
Dallas Morning News
NB-area jobless rates fall
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KCBY.com 11Venture capital funding soars to levels last seen in dot-com bubble
Los Angeles Times
SAN FRANCISCO — With venture capital funding reaching levels not seen since the days of the dot-com bubble, analysts say the question of whether the tech boom in Silicon Valley is on the verge of sputtering is getting harder to dismiss. Investors poured ...
Software developers lead startups' $9.5B 1Q take
New York Post
MoneyTree Report: Venture capital investments up for the quarter; deal volume ...
Pensions & Investments
Startup funding in 1Q soars to levels not seen since 2001
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Headlines & Global NewsTexas Judge Rules Two Million Recalled Cars Can Still Be Driven
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GM Chief Executive Officer Mary Barra testifies during a House Energy and Commerce hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington April 1, 2014. (Photo : Reuters). Texas federal judge Judge Nelva Gonzales Ramos has denied an emergency motion that would ...
What Will General Motors Look Like Once It Weathers the Storm?
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
Amid GM Recall, Judge Denies 'Park It Now' Alert
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Judge: GM doesn't need to order customers to park recalled vehicles
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Government Technology'Bumpy' California Enrollment Period Ends With Over 3 Million Health Care Sign ...
Valley Public Radio
California health officials say the open enrollment period for insurance has been 'bumpy' but it has ended with more than 3 million people signed up for coverage. Health Care Reporter Pauline Bartolone has more from Sacramento. About 1.9 million ...
Obamacare Enrollment Nears 1.4 Million in California Exchange
Covered Calif. Sign-Ups Reach 1.4M at End of Open Enrollment
Your Voice: Covered California
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Gulf TimesNew home prices rise 7.3% in China
The Guohong Building is seen in Beijing. Growth in residential property prices across large- and medium-size Chinese cities slowed further in March. Dow Jones/Shanghai. Growth in residential property prices across large- and medium-size Chinese cities ...
China home price inflation cools to 8-month low in March
China home price inflation slows to eight-month low
China March New Home Price Increases Ease on Tighter Credit (2)
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Bidness EtcWal-Mart To Provide Domestic Money-Transfer Services
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. is shaking up the money-transfer business by launching its own. By Bob Cramer. Published: April 18, 2014 at 6:16 am EST. WMT MGI WU EEFT. share 67 Shares. Facebook. 8. Twitter. 30. Google Plus. 16. Stumbleupon. 0. Linkedin. 11.
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Financial ExpressSupreme Court declines to block drug ruling in patent case
The order Friday from Chief Justice John Roberts is a victory for rivals challenging the maker of the drug Copaxone, Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. Reuters. SummaryThe Supreme Court has declined to temporarily block a lower court ruling that opens ...
Supreme Court Chief Justice Denies Teva's Request for an Injunction Relating to ...
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ABC NewsParents of Disaster Ferry Passengers Lash Out at Authoritiesi
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JINDO, SOUTH KOREA — Relatives of passengers on a sunken South Korean ferry have lashed out at authorities after they failed for a fourth day to enter the vessel. The confirmed deathtoll stands at 36, but some 270 remain trapped on board. At a sports ...
Korean Ferry Death Toll Rises To 36 as Prosecutors Investigate Crew
South Korea ferry 'steered by inexperienced third mate'
S. Korea ferry operator had issues, accidents in past
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Washington PostUkraine Mediator Moves to Defuse Crisis
Wall Street Journal
DONETSK, Ukraine--The international organization tasked with helping defuse Ukraine's crisis intends to bolster its ranks with hundreds more monitors as it tries to convince both pro-Russia and pro-Europe activists who have occupied buildings across ...
Pro-Russian Forces Work on Consolidating Power
New York Times
At Barricades, Ukraine Insurgents Await Easter
Ukraine: Truce and Consequences
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BBC NewsHamid Mir wounded in Pakistan gun attack
Gunmen have shot and wounded one of Pakistan's best known television presenters in the city of Karachi. Police said the attackers opened fire on Hamid Mir's car near the airport. The presenter for Geo TV received three bullets, but was in a stable condition, ...
Top Pakistani journalist Hamid Mir seriously injured in a targeted shooting in ...
Times of India
Army, minister condemn attack on Mir
Hamid Mir, Geo TV anchor, shot at
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CNNFamilies mourn Nepalese Sherpas
For Sherpas, the deadly avalanche on Mount Everest was a brutal reminder of the risks they face. April 19, 2014 The mother of Nepalese mountaineer Ang Kaji, killed in an avalanche on Mount Everest, cries while she waits for his body at Sherpa Monastery in ...
Avalanche kills 13 climbers on Everest's deadliest day
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Death toll climbs in worst-ever tragedy on Mount Everest after avalanche wipes ...
Pictured: Huge ice avalanche that killed 13 Mount Everest climbers as it swept ...
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Financial ExpressRobotic sub should finish seabed search in focused area for missing Malaysia ...
PERTH, Australia – The search coordination center says an underwater robotic submarine is expected to finish searching a narrowed down area of the Indian Ocean seabed for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane within the next week, after completing six ...
MH370 search area narrows as clock ticks
'Search to continue with possibility of adding commercial assets' — hishammuddin
The Borneo Post
Underwater search for MH370 to be complete in 5-7 days: Australian officials
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Telegraph.co.ukFrench Journalists Freed from Captivity in Syria
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Four French journalists held hostage in Syria for 10 months are free. Turkey's Dogan News Agency, or DHA, says Turkish soldiers found the men - Didier Francois, Edouard Elias, Nicolas Henin and Pierre Torres - on the border with Syria blindfolded with their ...
4 French Journalists Abducted in Syria Freed, Safe
4 French Journalists Held Hostage in Syria Freed
Held in Syria, 4 Journalists Are Released
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Montreal GazetteNigerian Extremists Claim Responsibility for Attack That Killed 75
Wall Street Journal
LAGOS, Nigeria--Islamic extremists in Nigeria claimed responsibility for the massive explosion at a busy bus station that killed at least 75 people in the country's capital, Abuja, this week. The claim came in a new video received Saturday in which Boko ...
Nigerian Women Outraged at Mass Kidnapping
Voice of America
Nigeria's Boko Haram Islamic extremists claim massive blast that killed 75
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Islamic Militants Claim This Week's Nigerian Blast
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IBNLiveStrong magnitude-7.5 earthquake strikes off Papua New Guinea
A magnitude-7.5 earthquake has struck off Papua New Guinea, prompting a tsunami warning to be briefly issued for the Pacific Island nation and neighbouring Solomon Islands. The quake struck 68 kilometres south-west of Panguna on the island of ...
Magnitude 7.5 quake strikes off PNG
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7.5 magnitude earthquake strikes off Papua New Guinea
Magnitude 7.8 earthquake hits off Papua New Guinea
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Financial ExpressIran set to redesign Arak reactor to cut plutonium output
c_330_235_16777215_0___images_stories_edim_02_am3(83).jpg TEHRAN – Iran's nuclear chief announced on Saturday that Tehran has presented a proposal to the major powers to redesign the core of the Arak heavy-water reactor in order to ...
Dispute over Arak reactor virtually solved, Iranian official says
Iran Vice President Says Row Over Reactor Resolved
Report: Iran Vice President Says Row Over Reactor Resolved
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Economic TimesAnalysis: Putin stymies West with subterfuge
MOSCOW — In early March, soldiers with automatic rifles, ski masks and dark-green uniforms without insignias appeared at key points throughout the Ukrainian peninsula of Crimea. Ukraine accused Russia of infiltrating its country for a takeover, and foreign ...
Putin Welcomes New NATO Chief, Hopes For Better Ties
Putin's overture to incoming NATO chief
Russian President Putin says it's up to the West to help improve relations
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