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Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer speaks at the launch event of Windows 8 operating system in New York, October 25, 2012.
Mr Carney said momentum in the economy could help to offset the impact of ageing populations and a slowdown in the impact of technology on growth - PHOTO: REUTERS [NEW YORK] Britain's economic recovery is showing signs that it can reach self-sustaining momentum, but monetary policy will need to remain exceptionally loose for some time to come, Bank ... (more)
New York's health exchange has enrolled 100,881 people, up 32 percent in less than two weeks, the state Health Department said Monday.
Wenceslous Nicholas, age four, lights a candle in front of the statue of former South African President Nelson Mandela in Parliament Square in central London December 8, 2013.
Europe's common currency remained resilient strong despite Friday's better-than-expected U.S. non-farm payrolls report, tepid economic conditions in the euro zone, and constant reiteration by European monetary officials that interest rates would remain low for some time.
DECEMBER 04: A person in economic difficulty holds a homemade sign asking for money along a Manhattan street on December 4, 2013 in New York City.
Elton Elton arrives at the Elton John AIDS Foundation's 12th Annual "An Enduring Vision" benefit gala at Cipriani Wall Street on Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013 in New York.
Among those with an opinion , 57 percent supported the agreement with 37 percent opposed.
Cerberus Capital Management LP is working on a mechanism that would allow its fund investors to exit Freedom Group Inc, the maker of the Bushmaster rifle used in the Newtown, Connecticut school shooting rampage, people familiar with the matter said on Sunday.
Most Asian share markets moved higher on Monday, energised by a potent cocktail of upbeat Chinese trade data, a weaker yen and a firm finish on Wall Street.
LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK, Dec 8 - Following are the top 10 movies at North American box offices for the three days starting Dec. 6, led by "Frozen," according to studio estimates compiled by Reuters.
Scientists have produced hydrogen by accelerating a natural process found in rocks deep below the Earth's surface, a short-cut that may herald the wider use of what is a clean fuel, a study showed on Sunday.
Signage for JPMorgan Chase & Co. is displayed atop Chater House in the central business district of Hong Kong, China, on Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013.
Source: www.reuters.com --- Friday, December 06, 2013NUSA DUA, Indonesia - The World Trade Organization reached its first ever Trade reform deal on Saturday to the roar of approval from nearly 160 ministers who had gathered on the Indonesian island of Bali to decide on the make-or-break agreement that could add $1 trillion to the Global economy ...
The Fender Stratocaster guitar, played by Bob Dylan at the 1965 Newport Folk Festival, Rhode Island, at a Christie's auction preview in New York.