Archive for December 3rd, 2012

Clinton: U.S. will ‘take action’ if Syria uses chemical weapons

December 3, 2012
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WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. and allied intelligence have detected Syrian movement of chemical weapons components in recent days, a senior U.S. defense official said Monday, as the Obama administration strongly warned the Assad regime against using them.
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Boehner makes counteroffer on debt talks

December 3, 2012
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Wall Street up on China, but U.S. factory data pares gains

December 3, 2012
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – The S&P 500 edged up to rise for a fourth straight day on Monday as upbeat Chinese data lifted sentiment, but weak U.S. factory numbers cut into gains.
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Stocks edge lower after weak manufacturing report

December 3, 2012
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NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are mostly lower in midday trading following an unexpected contraction in U.S. manufacturing last month. Concerns about automatic tax increases in the New Year caused factory orders to decline.
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Year in Review: Attack in Libya

December 3, 2012
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Tragedy overseas hit close to home on Sept. 11, when four Americans, including U.S. Ambassador Chris Stevens, were killed in a rocket attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya. Initial reports said the slain embassy staffers were trying to flee the consulate building that was under assault by a mob of protesters apparently...
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What a year it’s been

December 3, 2012
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What a year it’s been


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Stock index futures signal early gains

December 3, 2012
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PARIS (Reuters) – Stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Wall Street on Monday, with futures for the S&P 500 up 0.12 percent, Dow Jones futures up 0.15 percent and Nasdaq 100 futures up 0.4 percent at 3.43 a.m. EST.
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Chinese data helps miners lift FTSE

December 3, 2012
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LONDON (Reuters) – The FTSE 100 edged higher on Monday after a rise in manufacturing data from China, the world’s top metals consumer, boosted sentiment towards mining stocks.
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Boehner ‘flabbergasted’ at ‘fiscal cliff’ talks

December 3, 2012
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President Obama and his White House team appear to have drawn a line in the sand in talks with House Republicans on the “fiscal cliff.”
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Tunnel collapse in Japan kills 9; rescue suspended

December 3, 2012
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TOKYO (AP) — Concrete ceiling panels fell onto moving vehicles deep inside a long Japanese highway tunnel, and authorities confirmed nine deaths before suspending rescue work Monday while the roof was being reinforced to prevent more collapses.
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