COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) - Denmark's troubled turbine maker Vestas A/S says it has received a U.S. order for 175 wind turbines from Enel Green Power North America, Inc.
The world's biggest wind turbine maker says it will begin deliveries in 2014 through 2015. It did not disclose the value
By SARAH DiLORENZOAssociated Press
PARIS (AP) - Global stocks rose Wednesday, as investors appeared increasingly confident that the U.S. Federal Reserve won't announce a reduction in its economic stimulus later.
The Fed's $85 billion of monthly bond purchases have kept U.S. interest rates
BERLIN (AP) - Chancellor Angela Merkel is renewing a push for European countries to make binding agreements to carry out economic reforms as she underlines continuity in her new government's approach to the continent's debt crisis.
Merkel told Parliament Wednesday in the first speech of her
By MARIA DANILOVA and GARY PEACHAssociated Press
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - Ukraine's leadership on Wednesday praised a Russia-financed bailout as a guarantee of financial stability, while opposition activists and critics claimed the deal will deepen the country's economic troubles and increase
BERLIN (AP) - German business confidence has edged higher amid hopes of faster economic growth in the new year, a closely watched survey showed Wednesday.
The Ifo institute's closely watched confidence index climbed to 109.5 points this month from 109.3 in November. That was in line with
By JOSH BOAKAP Economics Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - Congress is on the verge of doing something it hasn't done during three years of partisan warfare: Passing a budget deal that won't likely hurt the economy.
The two-year spending plan the Senate is expected to approve Wednesday all but
By TOM RAUMAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama's approval ratings for handling foreign policy issues generally top his ratings for most domestic issues, including the economy and health care, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll. But the poll also suggests a
By SAM HANANELAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Employers that still offer workers traditional pension plans are in line for hefty insurance premium increases under the budget agreement struck in Congress, the second time in two years that lawmakers have turned to them to help finance spending
By ANDREW TAYLORAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - A modest, bipartisan budget pact designed to keep Washington from lurching from fiscal crisis to fiscal crisis and to ease the harshest effects of automatic budget cuts is on the brink of passing the Senate Wednesday.
The Senate is on track to
By SOPHIA TAREEN and SARA BURNETTAssociated Press
CHICAGO (AP) - Archer Daniels Midland Company has made it official: It is moving its global headquarters from Decatur in central Illinois to Chicago.
In a news release issued Wednesday morning, the company says that Chicago is the best location to
WOOSTER, Ohio (AP) - The disappearance of a 9-year-old girl later found strangled and dumped in a trash bin was reported in a 911 call by the man now charged with killing her.
Authorities say Jerrod Metsker, 24, was the last person seen with Reann Murphy at the trailer park where they lived in
Spokane County Medical Examiner's Office Confirms Identity and Cause of death of the man who was killed on December 15, 2013 on the 2500 Block of Garfield
SPOKANE COUNTY, December 17, 2013 – The Spokane County Medical Examiner's Office has confirmed the identity and the cause of
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UPDATE: On Tuesday afternoon authorities in Spokane Valley confirmed to our Dylan Wohlenhaus that emergency responders a body found in the Spokane River about half a mile from Maringo Dr. and Farr Road.
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