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WTHR Indianapolis
Fed Vice Chair Fischer keeps open possibility of Sept. hikeFederal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer left the door open Saturday for a
Fed Vice Chair Fischer keeps open possibility of Sept. hike
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 9 hours ago
Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer left the door open Saturday for a Fed rate increase in September, saying the factors that have kept inflation below the central bank's target level have likely begun to fade. Fischer said there's "good... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Fed Vice Chair Fischer keeps open possibility of Sept. hikeWASHINGTON (AP) -- Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer left the door
Fed Vice Chair Fischer keeps open possibility of Sept. hike
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 11 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer left the door open Saturday for a Fed rate increase in September, saying the factors that have kept inflation below the central bank's target level have likely begun to fade. Fischer... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Fed Vice Chair Fischer keeps open possibility of Sept. hikeWASHINGTON (AP) - Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer left the door o
Fed Vice Chair Fischer keeps open possibility of Sept. hike
New Jersey Herald / Posted 15 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer left the door open Saturday for a Fed rate increase in September, saying the factors that have kept inflation below the central bank's target level have likely begun to fade. Fischer... Read more
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ConnectTriStates.com KHQA
New-home sales rebound in the US during JulyJOSH BOAK, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans stepped up their pu
New-home sales rebound in the US during July
ConnectTriStates.com KHQA / Posted 4 days ago
JOSH BOAK, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans stepped up their purchases of new homes in July, with sales surging in the Northeast. The Commerce Department says new-home sales rose 5.4 percent last month to a seasonally adjusted annual... Read more
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TV 7&4 Traverse City
New-home sales rebound in the US during JulyJOSH BOAK, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans stepped up their pu
New-home sales rebound in the US during July
TV 7&4 Traverse City / Posted 4 days ago
JOSH BOAK, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans stepped up their purchases of new homes in July, with sales surging in the Northeast. The Commerce Department says new-home sales rose 5.4 percent last month to a seasonally adjusted annual... Read more
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Valley Central
New-home sales rebound in the US during JulyJOSH BOAK, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans stepped up their pu
New-home sales rebound in the US during July
Valley Central / Posted 4 days ago
JOSH BOAK, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans stepped up their purchases of new homes in July, with sales surging in the Northeast. The Commerce Department says new-home sales rose 5.4 percent last month to a seasonally adjusted annual... Read more
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KRCG Jefferson City
New-home sales rebound in the US during JulyJOSH BOAK, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans stepped up their pu
New-home sales rebound in the US during July
KRCG Jefferson City / Posted 4 days ago
JOSH BOAK, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans stepped up their purchases of new homes in July, with sales surging in the Northeast. The Commerce Department says new-home sales rose 5.4 percent last month to a seasonally adjusted annual... Read more
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WPDE Myrtle Beach - Florence
New-home sales rebound in the US during JulyJOSH BOAK, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans stepped up their pu
New-home sales rebound in the US during July
WPDE Myrtle Beach - Florence / Posted 4 days ago
JOSH BOAK, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans stepped up their purchases of new homes in July, with sales surging in the Northeast. The Commerce Department says new-home sales rose 5.4 percent last month to a seasonally adjusted annual... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
As stock prices sink, ordinary Americans keep their heads upBy JOSH BOAK AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) - Even as anxious investors
As stock prices sink, ordinary Americans keep their heads up
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 4 days ago
By JOSH BOAK AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) - Even as anxious investors send stock prices plunging, many Americans are sounding a rather different note: They're staying calm and carrying on. Some wonder if they may have to work a few extra... Read more
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Daily Herald
That sinking feeling: As China slows, so does Otis ElevatorHARTFORD, Conn. -- As China's economy has grown and skyscrapers sprouted in cit
That sinking feeling: As China slows, so does Otis Elevator
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
HARTFORD, Conn. -- As China's economy has grown and skyscrapers sprouted in cities extending ever westward from the Pacific coast, Otis Elevator Co. went along for the ride. But with China now in a slump and the value of its currency the most recent... Read more
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The Middletown Press
UTC’s Otis Elevator lowers 2015 revenue projections as China slumpsIn this Jan. 20, 2015 photo, workers walk out from a construction site at the C
UTC’s Otis Elevator lowers 2015 revenue projections as China slumps
The Middletown Press / Posted 6 days ago
In this Jan. 20, 2015 photo, workers walk out from a construction site at the Central Business District of Beijing, China. AP Photo/Andy Wong, File As China’s economy has grown and skyscrapers sprouted in cities extending ever westward from the... Read more
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The Evening Sun
That sinking feeling: As China slows, so does Otis ElevatorHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — As China's economy has grown and skyscrapers sprouted in
That sinking feeling: As China slows, so does Otis Elevator
The Evening Sun / Posted 6 days ago
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — As China's economy has grown and skyscrapers sprouted in cities extending ever westward from the Pacific coast, Otis Elevator Co. went along for the ride. But with China now in a slump and the value of its currency the most... Read more
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York Daily Record
That sinking feeling: As China slows, so does Otis ElevatorHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — As China's economy has grown and skyscrapers sprouted in
That sinking feeling: As China slows, so does Otis Elevator
York Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — As China's economy has grown and skyscrapers sprouted in cities extending ever westward from the Pacific coast, Otis Elevator Co. went along for the ride. But with China now in a slump and the value of its currency the most... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
That sinking feeling: As China slows, so does Otis ElevatorHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — As China's economy has grown and skyscrapers sprouted in
That sinking feeling: As China slows, so does Otis Elevator
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — As China's economy has grown and skyscrapers sprouted in cities extending ever westward from the Pacific coast, Otis Elevator Co. went along for the ride. But with China now in a slump and the value of its currency the most... Read more
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ConnectTriStates.com KHQA
Single-family houses fuel gains in US homebuilding in JulyWASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. builders started work on single-family houses last mon
Single-family houses fuel gains in US homebuilding in July
ConnectTriStates.com KHQA / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. builders started work on single-family houses last month at the fastest pace since the Great Recession began in late 2007. Housing starts in July rose 0.2 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.21 million homes,... Read more
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TV 7&4 Traverse City
Single-family houses fuel gains in US homebuilding in JulyWASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. builders started work on single-family houses last mon
Single-family houses fuel gains in US homebuilding in July
TV 7&4 Traverse City / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. builders started work on single-family houses last month at the fastest pace since the Great Recession began in late 2007. Housing starts in July rose 0.2 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.21 million homes,... Read more
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Valley Central
Single-family houses fuel gains in US homebuilding in JulyWASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. builders started work on single-family houses last mon
Single-family houses fuel gains in US homebuilding in July
Valley Central / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. builders started work on single-family houses last month at the fastest pace since the Great Recession began in late 2007. Housing starts in July rose 0.2 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.21 million homes,... Read more
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KRCG Jefferson City
Single-family houses fuel gains in US homebuilding in JulyWASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. builders started work on single-family houses last mon
Single-family houses fuel gains in US homebuilding in July
KRCG Jefferson City / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. builders started work on single-family houses last month at the fastest pace since the Great Recession began in late 2007. Housing starts in July rose 0.2 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.21 million homes,... Read more
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WPDE Myrtle Beach - Florence
Single-family houses fuel gains in US homebuilding in JulyWASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. builders started work on single-family houses last mon
Single-family houses fuel gains in US homebuilding in July
WPDE Myrtle Beach - Florence / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. builders started work on single-family houses last month at the fastest pace since the Great Recession began in late 2007. Housing starts in July rose 0.2 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.21 million homes,... Read more
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KTVL Medford
More millennials stuck renting for years before buying homeJOSH BOAK, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Home ownership, that celebrat
More millennials stuck renting for years before buying home
KTVL Medford / Posted 12 days ago
JOSH BOAK, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Home ownership, that celebrated hallmark of the American dream, is increasingly on hold for younger Americans. Short of cash, burdened by student debt and unsettled in their careers, young adults are... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
A call to residentsIf you have lived in this town for 20 plus years you know exactly what I am tal
A call to residents
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
If you have lived in this town for 20 plus years you know exactly what I am talking about! This place is special! We have gone through tragedy. Flight 800 and Hurricane Lee pulled this town together and made it one giant family. Whether it's mourning... Read more
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KATU Portland
IMF: China is managing transition to more stable growth WASHINGTON (AP) - The International Monetary Fund delivered a reassuring econ
IMF: China is managing transition to more stable growth
KATU Portland / Posted 14 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The International Monetary Fund delivered a reassuring economic assessment of China on Friday, at the end of a week that saw the Chinese currency plummet and global stock... Read more
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KBOI-TV Boise
IMF: China is managing transition to more stable growth WASHINGTON (AP) - The International Monetary Fund delivered a reassuring econ
IMF: China is managing transition to more stable growth
KBOI-TV Boise / Posted 14 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The International Monetary Fund delivered a reassuring economic assessment of China on Friday, at the end of a week that saw the Chinese currency plummet and global stock... Read more
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KIMA Yakima
IMF: China is managing transition to more stable growth WASHINGTON (AP) - The International Monetary Fund delivered a reassuring econ
IMF: China is managing transition to more stable growth
KIMA Yakima / Posted 14 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The International Monetary Fund delivered a reassuring economic assessment of China on Friday, at the end of a week that saw the Chinese currency plummet and global stock... Read more
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KVAL Eugene
IMF: China is managing transition to more stable growth WASHINGTON (AP) - The International Monetary Fund delivered a reassuring econ
IMF: China is managing transition to more stable growth
KVAL Eugene / Posted 14 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The International Monetary Fund delivered a reassuring economic assessment of China on Friday, at the end of a week that saw the Chinese currency plummet and global stock... Read more
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KOMO Seattle
IMF: China is managing transition to more stable growth WASHINGTON (AP) - The International Monetary Fund delivered a reassuring econ
IMF: China is managing transition to more stable growth
KOMO Seattle / Posted 14 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The International Monetary Fund delivered a reassuring economic assessment of China on Friday, at the end of a week that saw the Chinese currency plummet and global stock... Read more
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Bakersfield Now
IMF: China is managing transition to more stable growth WASHINGTON (AP) - The International Monetary Fund delivered a reassuring econ
IMF: China is managing transition to more stable growth
Bakersfield Now / Posted 14 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The International Monetary Fund delivered a reassuring economic assessment of China on Friday, at the end of a week that saw the Chinese currency plummet and global stock... Read more
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KEPR Pasco
IMF: China is managing transition to more stable growth WASHINGTON (AP) - The International Monetary Fund delivered a reassuring econ
IMF: China is managing transition to more stable growth
KEPR Pasco / Posted 14 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The International Monetary Fund delivered a reassuring economic assessment of China on Friday, at the end of a week that saw the Chinese currency plummet and global stock... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
IMF: China is managing transition to more stable growthWASHINGTON (AP) - The International Monetary Fund delivered a reassuring econom
IMF: China is managing transition to more stable growth
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 15 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The International Monetary Fund delivered a reassuring economic assessment of China on Friday, at the end of a week that saw the Chinese currency plummet and global stock markets buckle at the prospect of more bad news from the... Read more
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Carlsbad Current-Argus
IMF: China is managing transition to more stable growthWASHINGTON (AP) — The International Monetary Fund delivered a reassuring econom
IMF: China is managing transition to more stable growth
Carlsbad Current-Argus / Posted 15 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The International Monetary Fund delivered a reassuring economic assessment of China on Friday, at the end of a week that saw the Chinese currency plummet and global stock markets buckle at the prospect of more bad news from the... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
IMF: China is managing transition to more stable growthWASHINGTON (AP) - The International Monetary Fund delivered a reassuring econom
IMF: China is managing transition to more stable growth
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 15 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The International Monetary Fund delivered a reassuring economic assessment of China on Friday, at the end of a week that saw the Chinese currency plummet and global stock markets buckle at the prospect of more bad news from the... Read more
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Park Record
IMF: China is managing transition to more stable growthWASHINGTON (AP) — The International Monetary Fund delivered a reassuring econom
IMF: China is managing transition to more stable growth
Park Record / Posted 15 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The International Monetary Fund delivered a reassuring economic assessment of China on Friday, at the end of a week that saw the Chinese currency plummet and global stock markets buckle at the prospect of more bad news from the... Read more
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Princeton University Athletics
Men's Volleyball Welcomes Talented Trio Into The Class Of 2019Replacing one of the greatest and most-accomplished classes in program history
Men's Volleyball Welcomes Talented Trio Into The Class Of 2019
Princeton University Athletics / Posted 15 days ago
Replacing one of the greatest and most-accomplished classes in program history is an almost impossible task, and Princeton head volleyball coach Sam Shweisky isn't expecting his incoming trio from the Class of 2019 to fill those shoes immediately. He... Read more
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Park Record
China tries to dampen fears of more big devaluationsBEIJING (AP) — China tried Thursday to ease fears of more big declines for the
China tries to dampen fears of more big devaluations
Park Record / Posted 16 days ago
BEIJING (AP) — China tried Thursday to ease fears of more big declines for the yuan as companies from global automakers to Chinese clothing exporters faced a new era of uncertain exchange rates. There is "no basis for persistent and substantial... Read more
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Carlsbad Current-Argus
China tries to dampen fears of more big devaluationsBEIJING (AP) — China tried Thursday to ease fears of more big declines for the
China tries to dampen fears of more big devaluations
Carlsbad Current-Argus / Posted 16 days ago
BEIJING (AP) — China tried Thursday to ease fears of more big declines for the yuan as companies from global automakers to Chinese clothing exporters faced a new era of uncertain exchange rates. There is "no basis for persistent and substantial... Read more
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WDIO Duluth
Monthly Average of US Jobless Claims Falls to 15-Year LowCreated: 08/13/2015 11:20 AM WDIO.com By: CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER, AP Economics
Monthly Average of US Jobless Claims Falls to 15-Year Low
WDIO Duluth / Posted 16 days ago
Created: 08/13/2015 11:20 AM WDIO.com By: CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) - More people sought U.S. unemployment aid last week, but the average for the past month fell to the lowest level in 15 years, a sign that few... Read more
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ABC 13 Lynchburg
Monthly Average of US Jobless Claims Falls to 15-Year LowBy CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) -- More people
Monthly Average of US Jobless Claims Falls to 15-Year Low
ABC 13 Lynchburg / Posted 16 days ago
By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) -- More people sought U.S. unemployment aid last week, but the average for the past month fell to the lowest level in 15 years, a sign that few employers are cutting jobs. The Labor... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
China tries to dampen fears of more big devaluationsBEIJING (AP) � China tried Thursday to ease fears of more big declines for the
China tries to dampen fears of more big devaluations
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
BEIJING (AP) � China tried Thursday to ease fears of more big declines for the yuan as companies from global automakers to Chinese clothing exporters faced a new era of uncertain exchange rates. There is "no basis for persistent and substantial... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
China tries to dampen fears of more big devaluationsBEIJING (AP) - China tried Thursday to ease fears of more big declines for the
China tries to dampen fears of more big devaluations
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 17 days ago
BEIJING (AP) - China tried Thursday to ease fears of more big declines for the yuan as companies from global automakers to Chinese clothing exporters faced a new era of uncertain exchange rates. There is "no basis for persistent and substantial... Read more
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Daily Herald
China tries to dampen fears of more big devaluationsBEIJING -- China tried Thursday to ease fears of more big declines for the yuan
China tries to dampen fears of more big devaluations
Daily Herald / Posted 17 days ago
BEIJING -- China tried Thursday to ease fears of more big declines for the yuan as companies from global automakers to Chinese clothing exporters face a new era of uncertain exchange rates. There is "no basis for persistent and substantial... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
China tries to dampen fears of more big devaluationsBy JOE McDONALD AP Business Writer BEIJING (AP) - China tried Thursday to eas
China tries to dampen fears of more big devaluations
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 17 days ago
By JOE McDONALD AP Business Writer BEIJING (AP) - China tried Thursday to ease fears of more big declines for the yuan as companies from global automakers to Chinese clothing exporters face a new era of uncertain exchange rates. There is "no basis... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
China tries to dampen fears of more big devaluationsBy JOE McDONALD AP Business Writer BEIJING (AP) - China tried Thursday to eas
China tries to dampen fears of more big devaluations
Hawaii News Now / Posted 17 days ago
By JOE McDONALD AP Business Writer BEIJING (AP) - China tried Thursday to ease fears of more big declines for the yuan as companies from global automakers to Chinese clothing exporters face a new era of uncertain exchange rates. There is "no basis... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
China tries to dampen fears of more big devaluationsBEIJING (AP) - China tried Thursday to ease fears of more big declines for the
China tries to dampen fears of more big devaluations
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 17 days ago
BEIJING (AP) - China tried Thursday to ease fears of more big declines for the yuan as companies from global automakers to Chinese clothing exporters face a new era of uncertain exchange rates. There is "no basis for persistent and substantial... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
China tries to dampen fears of more big devaluationsBEIJING (AP) — China tried Thursday to ease fears of more big declines for the
China tries to dampen fears of more big devaluations
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
BEIJING (AP) — China tried Thursday to ease fears of more big declines for the yuan as companies from global automakers to Chinese clothing exporters face a new era of uncertain exchange rates. There is "no basis for persistent and substantial... Read more
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FOX 35 Orlando
China tries to dampen fears of more big devaluationsBEIJING (AP) - China tried Thursday to ease fears of more big declines for the
China tries to dampen fears of more big devaluations
FOX 35 Orlando / Posted 17 days ago
BEIJING (AP) - China tried Thursday to ease fears of more big declines for the yuan as companies from global automakers to Chinese clothing exporters face a new era of uncertain exchange rates. There is "no basis for persistent and substantial... Read more
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Bennington Banner
China tries to dampen fears of more big devaluationsBEIJING (AP) — China tried Thursday to ease fears of more big declines for the
China tries to dampen fears of more big devaluations
Bennington Banner / Posted 17 days ago
BEIJING (AP) — China tried Thursday to ease fears of more big declines for the yuan as companies from global automakers to Chinese clothing exporters face a new era of uncertain exchange rates. There is "no basis for persistent and substantial... Read more
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KXXV Waco
China tries to dampen fears of more big devaluationsBEIJING (AP) - China tried Thursday to ease fears of more big declines for the
China tries to dampen fears of more big devaluations
KXXV Waco / Posted 17 days ago
BEIJING (AP) - China tried Thursday to ease fears of more big declines for the yuan as companies from global automakers to Chinese clothing exporters face a new era of uncertain exchange rates. There is "no basis for persistent and substantial... Read more
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FOX 6 News Birmingham
China tries to dampen fears of more big devaluationsBy JOE McDONALD AP Business Writer BEIJING (AP) - China tried Thursday to eas
China tries to dampen fears of more big devaluations
FOX 6 News Birmingham / Posted 17 days ago
By JOE McDONALD AP Business Writer BEIJING (AP) - China tried Thursday to ease fears of more big declines for the yuan as companies from global automakers to Chinese clothing exporters face a new era of uncertain exchange rates. There is "no basis... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
China tries to dampen fears of more big devaluationsBEIJING (AP) - China tried Thursday to ease fears of more big declines for the
China tries to dampen fears of more big devaluations
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 17 days ago
BEIJING (AP) - China tried Thursday to ease fears of more big declines for the yuan as companies from global automakers to Chinese clothing exporters face a new era of uncertain exchange rates. There is "no basis for persistent and substantial... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
China tries to dampen fears of more big devaluationsBEIJING (AP) - China tried Thursday to ease fears of more big declines for the
China tries to dampen fears of more big devaluations
KWWL Iowa / Posted 17 days ago
BEIJING (AP) - China tried Thursday to ease fears of more big declines for the yuan as companies from global automakers to Chinese clothing exporters face a new era of uncertain exchange rates. There is "no basis for persistent and substantial... Read more
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