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Irish Employment Tops 2 Million For 1st Time Since Crash

Irish Employment Tops 2 Million For 1st Time Since Crash

The number of people in Ireland with a full-time job has topped 2 million for the first time since the country suffered a calamitous crash in 2008

Greece Calls On Germany To Ease Budget Demands

Greece Calls On Germany To Ease Budget Demands

Greece's government calls on Germany to drop what it described as "irrational" budget demands in Greece's bailout program, a day after agreeing with European creditors to resume talks on introducing new reforms

Global stocks turn higher on strong economic indicators

Global stocks turn higher on strong economic indicators

Global stock markets are mostly higher after surveys pointed to robust economic growth in Europe and Japan, regions that have stagnated in recent years

In Trump's future looms a familiar shutdown threat

In Trump's future looms a familiar shutdown threat

Add a potential government shutdown to President Donald Trump's growing roster of headaches

Chinese Premier Appeals To Washington To Avoid 'trade War'

Chinese Premier Appeals To Washington To Avoid 'trade War'

China's No. 2 leader has expressed hope that disputes with Washington can be settled amicably and warned that a "trade war would benefit nobody."