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Pope Francis arrives at the ILVA steel-making company in Genoa, Italy, Saturday, May 27, 2017. Pope Francis has begun a one-day visit to the northern Italian port city of Genoa to meet with workers, poor and homeless people, refugees and prisoners. His opened his visit at ILVA, a troubled steel-making company, where workers in hard hats awaited him. The visit puts a focus on the plight of workers whose lives have been made precarious by years of economic crisis. (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni)
May 27, 2017 - 4:53 am
ROME (AP) — Pope Francis highlighted the struggle workers face in a globalizing economy with a visit Saturday to a troubled steel factory in Genoa, where he stressed the importance of work in giving people a sense of human dignity and denounced those who would exploit their workers. The visit puts...
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May 22, 2017 - 3:53 pm
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico is seeking help from federal court to restructure the debt of the U.S. territory's public pension system, which is projected to run out of money this year. A federal control board overseeing the island's finances said Monday that the move was taken in part...
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President Donald Trump walks with Saudi King Salam after a signing ceremony at the Royal Court Palace, Saturday, May 20, 2017, in Riyadh. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
May 20, 2017 - 12:42 pm
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's first trip abroad (all times local): 7:35 p.m. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called upon Iran's president to end all support and financing of terrorist groups now that he has won re-election. Speaking Saturday in Saudi Arabia,...
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President Donald Trump waits for the beginning of a bilateral meeting with Saudi King Salam at the Royal Court Palace, Saturday, May 20, 2017, in Riyadh. From left are, White House chief of staff Reince Priebus, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Trump, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, White House senior adviser Jared Kushner, and Chief Economic Adviser Gary Cohn. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
May 20, 2017 - 10:27 am
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's first trip abroad (all times local): 5:12 p.m. President Donald Trump and Saudi King Salman signed a series of agreements cementing their countries' military and economic partnerships. The two leaders signed a joint vision agreement...
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May 18, 2017 - 7:40 am
INDIAN LAND, S.C. (AP) — Officials say a home decor distributor plans to expand in South Carolina in a move that will add 245 new jobs. Lancaster County economic development director Jamie Gilbert told The Herald of Rock Hill ( http://bit.ly/2quRCNB ) that Unique Loom of Fort Mill plans to expand...
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May 17, 2017 - 10:55 pm
TOKYO (AP) — Japan reports that its economy grew at a faster-than-expected 2.2 percent annual pace in January-March. Economists had forecast a strong expansion in the first quarter for the world's third-largest economy, helped by a recovery in exports and consumer spending. But most estimates had...
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May 17, 2017 - 3:27 pm
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A company known for selling business cards and other customized publishing products is planning a 125-person sales office in Rhode Island. Vistaprint Corporate Solutions President Don LeBlanc made the announcement Wednesday with Democratic Gov. Gina Raimondo (ray-MAHN'-doh...
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May 17, 2017 - 11:57 am
DETROIT (AP) — Ford — facing heavy costs for new technology and slowing U.S. car sales — is cutting 1,400 non-factory jobs in North America and Asia Pacific this year in an effort to boost profits and rescue its sagging stock price. The company will offer voluntary early retirement and separation...
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North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper, left, and Wilson Ervin, Chair of the Credit Suisse Americas Foundation exchange, shake hands during a news conference at Credit Suisse in Morrisville, N.C., Tuesday, May 9, 2017. Credit Suisse plans to add up to 1,200 jobs at its North Carolina technology hub. The jobs projection comes five weeks after North Carolina partially repealed a state law limiting LGBT rights. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)
May 10, 2017 - 6:14 am
MORRISVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Credit Suisse is adding 1,200 jobs paying an average of more than $100,000 a year at its North Carolina technology hub after the state partially repealed a state law limiting the rights of gay and transgender people. The Swiss bank said Tuesday that its suburban Raleigh...
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May 09, 2017 - 11:39 am
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Swiss bank Credit Suisse is adding 1,200 jobs at its North Carolina technology hub as it reorganizes operations and cuts jobs elsewhere. A North Carolina state panel has approved up to $40 million in tax breaks to lure the jobs away from the New York City area. Zurich-based...
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