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Foreign holdings of US Treasury debt slip slightly

AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon WASHINGTON (AP) — Foreign buyers of U.S. Treasury securities trimmed their holdings slightly in January, marking the first monthly decline in six months. The Treasury Department says total foreign holdings slipped to $5.79 trillion, down 0.3 percent...

Power Board Approves Western Ohio Wind Farm

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state has approved a wind farm with 176 turbines and associated electric transmission facilities to be located in western Ohio. The Scioto Ridge Wind Farm in Hardin and Logan counties will be capable of generating 300 megawatts of electricity and will...
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Thailand gives radar data 10 days after plane lost

A woman reads messages for passengers aboard a missing Malaysia Airlines plane, at a shopping mall in Petaling Jaya, near Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Tuesday, March 18, 2014. Checks into the background of all the Chinese nationals on board the missing Malaysian jetliner have...
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Putin signs treaty, adds Crimea to map of Russia

Russia’s President Vladimir Putin addresses the Federation Council in Moscow’s Kremlin on Tuesday, March 18, 2014. President Vladimir Putin defended Russia’s move to annex Crimea, saying that the rights of ethnic Russians have been abused by the Ukrainian...

GM creates new post to spearhead safety issues

DETROIT (AP) — General Motors has named a 40-year engineer as its new safety chief, placing a single person in charge of recalls and other safety issues as it deals with a huge compact car recall that has damaged the company’s reputation. The move, announced Tuesday...

GM creates new post to spearhead safety issues

DETROIT (AP) — General Motors has named a 40-year engineer as its new safety chief, placing a single person in charge of recalls and other safety issues as it deals with a huge compact car recall that has damaged the company’s reputation. The move, announced Tuesday...

Columbus Police Investigate Rocks Thrown At Cars

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Columbus police are trying to find out who threw rocks that hit as many as a dozen vehicles along an Ohio interstate. No injuries were reported but some cars were damaged so severely they had to be towed. WBNS-TV reports ( ) that one witness saw two boys...

Reports: Bombing hits Israeli military vehicle

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military says several soldiers have been wounded by a bomb in the Golan Heights along the Syrian frontier. The military gave no additional details on Tuesday’s incident. But Israeli TV stations described it as a roadside bomb that struck...
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Biden says more sanctions coming for Russia

RECROPED VERSION OF XAK154 – U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, sitting at right, Polish Foreign Minister Radek Sikorski, left and Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk, third left begin talks in Warsaw, Poland, Tuesday, March 18, 2014. Biden arrived in Warsaw for consultations...