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  1. Asian shares slide as bank fears add to global gloomFri, 12 Feb 2016 06:36:53 -0500
    LONDON (Reuters) - Relative calm returned to world markets on Friday after a hurricane-force week that gave dollar/yen its biggest smashing since 2008, wiped billions off share prices and saw a stampede into top-rated government bonds and gold. More...
  2. Yellen's dilemma: a downturn with no easy responseFri, 12 Feb 2016 01:15:44 -0500
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve's carefully scripted decision to raise interest rates last December, and begin a return to "normal" policy, may now become a nightmare for the U.S. central bank if an economic downturn forces a return to unconventional methods. More...
  3. What's behind the global stock market selloff?Thu, 11 Feb 2016 19:30:09 -0500
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Global stock markets are on their shakiest footing in years. More...
  4. AIG strikes deal with Icahn, avoids proxy fightThu, 11 Feb 2016 18:29:34 -0500
    (Reuters) - American International Group Inc capitulated in its boardroom fight with activist investor Carl Icahn, nominating both his representative and billionaire John Paulson to its board, as it unveiled a bigger-than-expected quarterly loss. More...
  5. Amazon acquires Italy-based software firmFri, 12 Feb 2016 04:26:10 -0500
    (Reuters) - Amazon Web Services, the cloud computing arm of Amazon.com Inc , said it has acquired NICE, a software developer for technical computing. More...
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  1. Einstein's gravitational waves detected in landmark discoveryThu, 11 Feb 2016 17:14:12 -0500
    WASHINGTON/CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (Reuters) - Scientists for the first time have detected gravitational waves, ripples in space and time hypothesized by Albert Einstein a century ago, in a landmark discovery announced on Thursday that opens a new window for studying the cosmos. More...
  2. Major powers agree to plan for 'cessation of hostilities' in SyriaFri, 12 Feb 2016 06:43:39 -0500
    MUNICH (Reuters) - Major powers agreed on Friday to a cessation of hostilities in Syria set to begin in a week and to provide rapid humanitarian access to besieged Syrian towns, but failed to secure a complete ceasefire or an end to Russian bombing. More...
  3. Oregon standoff ends after 41 days with dramatic surrenderThu, 11 Feb 2016 21:50:48 -0500
    BURNS, Ore. (Reuters) - The four holdouts in the armed occupation of a federal wildlife refuge in Oregon surrendered on Thursday, with the last protester repeatedly threatening suicide in a dramatic final phone call with mediators before he gave up, ending the 41-day standoff. More...
  4. Clinton, Sanders clash over Obama as they vie for minority votesFri, 12 Feb 2016 03:30:48 -0500
    MILWAUKEE (Reuters) - Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders clashed sharply in a debate on Thursday over their support for President Barack Obama, with Sanders accusing Clinton of "a low blow" after she compared him to Republicans. More...
  5. Yellen's dilemma: a downturn with no easy responseFri, 12 Feb 2016 01:15:44 -0500
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve's carefully scripted decision to raise interest rates last December, and begin a return to "normal" policy, may now become a nightmare for the U.S. central bank if an economic downturn forces a return to unconventional methods. More...
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