LONDON (AP) - SABMiller, one of the world's biggest brewers, says its chairman, Graham Mackay has died after suffering from a brain tumor.
The 64-year old Mackay helped lead the company through some of its most dramatic recent moments as it moved from its South African roots to become a massive
By ADAM SCHRECKAssociated Press
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - Dozens of migrant workers hired to do construction work on a prominent skyscraper in Qatar are running low on food after working for almost a year without pay, a leading rights group said on Wednesday.
The allegations by Amnesty
BERLIN (AP) - Germany is nominating a top Bundesbank official to fill a vacant seat on the European Central Bank's executive board.
Government spokesman Steffen Seibert said Wednesday that Chancellor Angela Merkel's Cabinet decided to propose that Sabine Lautenschlaeger, the vice president
BRUSSELS (AP) - European finance ministers appear to have made a breakthrough in their long-standing efforts to deal with failing banks.
The ministers from the 17 European Union countries that use the euro met till the early hours of Wednesday, before resuming discussions with colleagues from the
LONDON (AP) - Official figures show that Britain's unemployment rate has dropped to 7.4 percent for the three months ending in October, further evidence that the recovery is gathering pace.
The Office of National Statistics said Wednesday that the rate was down 0.3 percentage points compared to
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 PEACH
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - Ukraine's leadership on Wednesday praised a Russia-financed bailout as a guarantee of financial stability, while opposition activists claimed the deal is likely to worsen economic troubles as the country's dependence on Moscow increases
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
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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