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  1. 11. news | 30 Jan 2015

    US growth slows to 2.6%

    » WASHINGTON — The US economy slowed in the final three months of 2014 as a big burst in consumer spending was offset by weakness in other areas.

  2. 12. news | 30 Jan 2015

    Obama backs spending increase, hits Republicans

    By AFP

    » WASHINGTON - A combative US President Barack Obama unveiled plans to increase government spending, in defiance of his Republican opponents controlling Congress.

  3. 13. news | 30 Jan 2015

    US Senate approves controversial Keystone pipeline

    By AFP

    » WASHINGTON - The US Senate on Thursday approved the immediate construction of the controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada to the United States, a Republican priority that faces a presidential veto threat.

  4. 14. news | 30 Jan 2015

    Three US contractors killed in Kabul 'insider attack'

    By AFP

    » WASHINGTON - Three American contractors were killed in an apparent "insider attack" at Kabul airport on Thursday, a US defense official told AFP.

  5. 15. tech | 30 Jan 2015

    Apple roars back to close smartphone gap with Samsung

    By AFP

    » WASHINGTON - With its hot-selling large-screen iPhones released last year, Apple has roared back to the top of the pack with South Korea's Samsung in the smartphone market.

  6. 16. news | 29 Jan 2015

    US jobless claims plunge 14%

    By AFP

    » WASHINGTON - New claims for US unemployment insurance benefits plunged to the lowest level in nearly 15 years last week, the Labor Department reported Thursday.

  7. 17. tech | 29 Jan 2015

    Microsoft launches Outlook for rival iOS, Android

    By AFP

    » WASHINGTON - Microsoft on Thursday launched an Outlook app for rival handsets running on Apple's iOS and Google's Android, ramping up its software services efforts.

  8. 18. news | 29 Jan 2015

    NLA president: CIA intervention worse

    By Aekarach Sattaburuth

    » The harsh criticism of Thailand by Washington's assistant secretary of state Daniel Russel was preferable to the way the US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) had intervened in other country's affairs, Pornpetch...

  9. 19. news | 29 Jan 2015

    US civil rights activists cleared -- 50 years on

    By AFP

    » WASHINGTON - A group of black civil rights activists was exonerated in the United States, more than 50 years after being condemned to hard labor for sitting in a white-only area.

  10. 20. tech | 29 Jan 2015

    Amazon to offer business email, taking on Microsoft

    By AFP

    » WASHINGTON - US online giant Amazon announced plans Wednesday to offer a cloud-based email and calendar service to directly compete with Microsoft Outlook and others.

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