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Riots erupt in Athens, 3 bank workers killed

Riots erupt in Athens, 3 bank workers killed ATHENS, Greece (AP) – Deadly riots over new austerity measures engulfed the streets of Athens on Wednesday, and three people were killed as angry protesters tried to storm parliament, hurled Molotov cocktails … Continue reading

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Obama open to compromise on $825B stimulus bill

Obama open to compromise on $825B stimulus bill WASHINGTON (AP) – On the eve of a key vote, President Barack Obama privately promised Republican critics he stands ready to accept changes in $825 billion economic stimulus legislation, and urged lawmakers … Continue reading

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Judge allows money manager Madoff to remain free

Judge allows money manager Madoff to remain free NEW YORK (AP) – A judge allowed disgraced money manager Bernard Madoff to remain free on bail Monday, rejecting an attempt by prosecutors to send him to jail for mailing more than … Continue reading

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Panel says US has been in recession since Dec. ’07

Panel says US has been in recession since Dec. ’07 WASHINGTON (AP) – The U.S. economy has been in a recession since December 2007, the National Bureau of Economic Research said Monday. The NBER – a private, nonprofit research organization … Continue reading

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