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2012-01-02 09:10:00

While Some Asian Markets Dipped, USAPaydayForever.com Reports Record Applications For Payday Loan Advances.

2009-08-28 07:58:47

Winding down policies designed to prop up an ailing economy may need to be followed by dismantling some of its success stories, top U.S. regulators said.

2009-07-27 06:19:19

The corporate reporting season, a trudge through Wall Street's second quarter results, has been met with vigorous approval, it seems, in Asian markets. While U.S.

2009-07-13 08:43:02

Asian markets were sharply lower Monday, on a day marked by merger news in the airline and food industries in China and Japan. China Eastern Airlines said it was prepared to purchase Shanghai Airlines in a share swap worth $1.3 billion, The New York Times reported.

2009-06-12 06:52:41

Asian markets climbed higher Friday, following U.S.

2009-06-09 06:54:14

The strength of the U.S. economic recovery is showing signs of strain this week with rising unemployment undermining improvements. Although U.S. markets have made monthly gains March, April and May, the U.S. Department of Labor said unemployment rose to 9.4 percent last month.

2009-06-05 14:49:00

TSX: MAI NASD-OTCBB: MNEAF SPOKANE, WA, June 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Minera Andes Inc.

2009-04-30 14:03:09

Asian and European markets rose Thursday, a day after a gain in U.S. markets that shrugged off a dismal first-quarter report. The U.S. government said the gross domestic product fell 6.1 percent in the first quarter.

2009-04-27 06:09:24

The bounce in U.S.

2009-04-14 05:59:48

New York financial giant Goldman Sachs said its fortunes had turned and it was ready to take the bold step of wriggling out from under the government's thumb. In the first major surprise of the corporate reporting season, Goldman said its quarter-to-quarter turnaround was strong enough to contemplate paying back the government the $10 billion it has received in from the Troubled Asset Relief Program, plus warrants that must be valued by an independent firm, The New York Times reported...

Word of the Day
  • The abrogation of a law by a higher authority; annulment.
  • In music, during the eighteenth century, a song or an instrumental piece similar to the serenade, intended for performance in the open air.
The word 'cassation' comes from the French 'cassation', from Latin 'casso' ("destroy, annul").