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  1. Fed's Evans, citing slow growth, says low U.S. rates are here to stayWed, 31 Aug 2016 03:17:52 -0400
    BEIJING (Reuters) - Chicago Federal Reserve Bank President Charles Evans on Wednesday said he is increasingly convinced that U.S. economic growth has slowed permanently, a situation that will keep U.S. interest rates low for a long time ahead. More...
  2. Wall St opens lower as oil prices dropWed, 31 Aug 2016 09:36:19 -0400
    (Reuters) - U.S. stocks opened slightly lower on Wednesday as oil prices dropped more than 1 percent on the back of a stronger dollar. More...
  3. U.S. pending home sales jump in JulyWed, 31 Aug 2016 10:11:11 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Contracts to buy previously owned U.S. homes surged in July after two straight months of declines as demand rose almost across the board, suggesting the housing market remains on solid ground despite last month's drop in home resales. More...
  4. Dubliners divided over Apple windfall dilemmaWed, 31 Aug 2016 09:49:29 -0400
    DUBLIN (Reuters) - Faced with a $14.5 billion windfall after an EU ruling on Apple's tax affairs, carer Louise O'Reilly knew exactly what the Irish government should do with the money: spend it on pensioners who are struggling to get by. More...
  5. U.S. private sector adds 177,000 jobs in August: ADPWed, 31 Aug 2016 08:27:25 -0400
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. private employers added 177,000 jobs in August, above economists' expectations, a report by a payrolls processor showed on Wednesday. More...
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  1. Trump to make trip to Mexico before immigration speechWed, 31 Aug 2016 08:19:51 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump will meet Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto on Wednesday in a hastily arranged visit to Mexico hours before delivering a highly anticipated speech on how he will tackle illegal immigration. More...
  2. Key Islamic State leader killed in apparent U.S. strike in SyriaWed, 31 Aug 2016 08:10:53 -0400
    BEIRUT/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Islamic State said on Tuesday one of its most prominent and longest-serving leaders was killed in what appeared to be an American air strike in Syria, depriving the militant group of the man in charge of directing attacks overseas. More...
  3. Exclusive: SWIFT discloses more cyber thefts, pressures banks on securityWed, 31 Aug 2016 07:22:26 -0400
    (Reuters) - SWIFT, the global financial messaging system, on Tuesday disclosed new hacking attacks on its member banks as it pressured them to comply with security procedures instituted after February's high-profile $81 million heist at Bangladesh Bank. More...
  4. Maine Republican leader keeps pressure on embattled governorWed, 31 Aug 2016 09:15:20 -0400
    (Editor's note: This story contains language that may offend readers in the second paragraph) More...
  5. U.S. private sector adds 177,000 jobs in August: ADPWed, 31 Aug 2016 08:27:25 -0400
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. private employers added 177,000 jobs in August, above economists' expectations, a report by a payrolls processor showed on Wednesday. More...
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