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Thursday, Dec 18, 2014

World Economic Crisis

Dayton urges swift action on flood-aid package

Dayton urges Minnesota lawmakers to swiftly approve flood-aid package upon 2015 session start
Updated: 4 hours ago
Tax-refund debate flares up again in Colorado

Tax-refund debate flares up again in Colorado

With more state revenue, debate over voter-approved tax refunds flares up again in Colorado
Updated: 3 hours ago
Furniture supply firm marks 90 years in business

Furniture supply firm marks 90 years in business

High Point furniture supply company reaches 90 years in business, surviving economic turmoil
Updated: 2 hours ago

Wisconsin ranks 32nd in private-sector job growth

Wisconsin ranks 32nd in private-sector job growth, trails national average
Updated: 1 hour ago
Poll: 81 percent back Putin even as ruble falls

Poll: 81 percent back Putin even as ruble falls

AP-NORC Poll: 81 percent of Russians back Putin even as ruble falls and economic woes grow
Updated: 1 hour ago
Putin: West is trying to 'defang' the Russian bear

Putin: West is trying to 'defang' the Russian bear

Putin vows to wean Russia from oil and gas; says West is trying to 'defang' proud Russian bear
Updated: 1 hour ago
Swiss central bank imposes negative interest rates

Swiss central bank imposes negative interest rates

Swiss central bank introduces negative interest rates to keep franc from gaining more strength
Updated: 4 hours ago

AP News in Brief at 5:58 a.m. EST

AP Analysis: US policy aimed at isolated Cuba put Washington at odds with rest of world
Updated: 6 hours ago

Putin says that Western sanctions 25-30 percent responsible for Russian economic crisis

Putin says that Western sanctions 25-30 percent responsible for Russian economic crisis
Updated: 6 hours ago
Fed rate wording boosts world stock markets

Fed rate wording boosts world stock markets

World stock markets boosted by Fed vow to be "patient" in raising interest rates
Updated: 6 hours ago