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Philippines suspends 20 mines for environmental violations

Philippines suspends 20 mines for environmental violations

Philippine officials say they have recommended the suspension of 20 more mines, mostly nickel producers, for environmental violations, threatening to tighten supply from the world's top nickel ore exporter

Portman quietly deploys web tools as Ohio Senate race rages

Portman quietly deploys web tools as Ohio Senate race rages

Google says Republican Rob Portman of Ohio has been one of the savviest users of its digital resources this campaign season

'Dramatic slowing' seen in global trade, as rhetoric rises

'Dramatic slowing' seen in global trade, as rhetoric rises

The World Trade Organization dramatically slashed its forecast for global trade growth this year by around a third to its lowest rate since 2009 when the global economy was mired in recession in the wake of the financial crisis

Figures On Government Spending And Debt

Figures On Government Spending And Debt

Figures on government spending and debt in millions of dollars

US stocks slide as banks tumble on Deutsche Bank worries

US stocks slide as banks tumble on Deutsche Bank worries

US stocks fall as investors worry about the health of banks, particularly in Europe