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  1. Global shares jump, yen slumps as BOJ cranks up stimulusFri, 31 Oct 2014 05:57:15 -0400
    LONDON (Reuters) - World shares jumped and the yen fell to a seven-year low against the dollar on Friday as the Bank of Japan surprised financial markets by significantly expanding its massive stimulus program. More...
  2. Wal-Mart to expand discounts as retail price war heats upFri, 31 Oct 2014 06:08:33 -0400
    (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc said it will expand its offering of discounted products during the holiday season and may broaden a price-matching scheme to include online rivals, in the latest sign of an escalating price war among big U.S. retailers. More...
  3. Fed's Williams: inflation targets work, but room for improvementFri, 31 Oct 2014 03:02:10 -0400
    (Reuters) - A top Federal Reserve policymaker on Friday said global central banks have had good success with inflation-targeting, but should consider other methods that may work better in the face of low interest rates and the risk of asset bubbles. More...
  4. BOJ shocks markets with more easing as inflation slowsFri, 31 Oct 2014 04:37:30 -0400
    TOKYO (Reuters) - The Bank of Japan surprised global financial markets on Friday by expanding its massive stimulus spending in a stark admission that economic growth and inflation have not picked up as much as expected after a sales tax hike in April. More...
  5. Euro zone inflation slightly higher in OctoberFri, 31 Oct 2014 06:06:35 -0400
    BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Inflation in the 18 countries sharing the euro edged up slightly in October, a first estimate by the European Union's statistics office showed on Friday, giving some hope to policy makers that price deflation can be avoided. More...
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  1. Nurse defies Ebola quarantine with bike ride; negotiations failFri, 31 Oct 2014 00:27:51 -0400
    CAPE ELIZABETH Maine (Reuters) - A nurse who treated Ebola patients in Sierra Leone but has tested negative for the virus went for a bike ride on Thursday, defying Maine's order that she be quarantined in her home and setting up a legal collision with Governor Paul LePage. More...
  2. Russia may resume Ukraine gas supply next week if bills paid: Gazprom CEOFri, 31 Oct 2014 05:08:55 -0400
    MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia may restart gas supplies to Ukraine as soon as next week if all financial conditions are met, Alexei Miller, head of state gas monopoly Gazprom, said on Friday. More...
  3. Wal-Mart to expand discounts as retail price war heats upFri, 31 Oct 2014 06:08:33 -0400
    (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc said it will expand its offering of discounted products during the holiday season and may broaden a price-matching scheme to include online rivals, in the latest sign of an escalating price war among big U.S. retailers. More...
  4. Suspect in Pennsylvania police ambush captured after seven-week manhuntFri, 31 Oct 2014 05:18:06 -0400
    BLOOMING GROVE Pa. (Reuters) - The survivalist suspected of killing a Pennsylvania state trooper in a sniper attack in September could face the death penalty, prosecutors said, after a seven-week manhunt in the Pocono Mountains ended with his arrest on Thursday. More...
  5. Japan's central bank shocks markets with more easing as inflation slowsFri, 31 Oct 2014 06:27:56 -0400
    TOKYO (Reuters) - The Bank of Japan shocked global financial markets on Friday by expanding its massive stimulus spending in a stark admission that economic growth and inflation have not picked up as much as expected after a sales tax hike in April. More...
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