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Falling oil prices affect global economy

...a boon for consumers in oil-importing regions like Asia, Europe and North America. But there are also some possible negatives...Kloza.The U.S. national average was $2.79 on Friday. In Europe, declining fuel prices add to one of the eurozone's biggest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-28/falling-oil-prices-affect-
Rants & Raves

...Herald; then I might get it delivered in time to read by the next morning. THE POPE IS PUSHING open borders for the U.S. and Europe. Great idea! Let's start by sending several hundred thousands of third worlders to the Vatican. I'm sure he'd welcome...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-28/rants-raves
Black Friday shopping craze catching on in UK

...the lookout for bargains in the run-up to Christmas.Visa Europe thinks the U.K.'s "love affair" with online shopping...loved ones," said Kevin Jenkins, managing director at Visa Europe.The growth in online shopping through a variety of mechanisms...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-26/black-friday-shopping-craz
US economy grew at 3.9 percent rate in 3rd quarter

...be sure, weakness overseas and another possible recession in Europe may still hamstring U.S. growth. Those concerns rattled...since rebounded to new highs amid signs that central banks in Europe, Japan and China will take action to bolster growth.The Federal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-25/us-economy-grew-39-percent
Ko gets record haul by winning LPGA finale

...two strokes with an overall 16-under 272 on the Earth Course at Jumeirah Golf Estates.Three of Stenson's teammates on Europe's victorious Ryder Cup team ? Rory McIlroy (68), Victor Dubuis son (68) and Justin Rose (69) ? shared second at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-11-23/ko-gets-record-haul-winning-
U.S. Open champion Martin Kaymer rewards himself with Christmas at home

...comes to European Tour Rookie of the Year.The tour announced Tuesday that Brooks Koepka won the Sir Henry Cotton award as Europe's top rookie. Koepka finished at No. 8 in the Race to Dubai, helped immensely by his victory in the Turkish Airlines Open...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-11-25/us-open-champion-martin-kaym
Victor Vakoc

...years and was extremely proud to have served his country and the freedoms it provides for all. His service included tours in Europe, Gaudamalia, Korea and seven tours of combat in Vietnam. Mr. Vakoc retired from Fort Gordon, GA and has lived in Augusta...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173276056
Dow, S&P 500 push further into record territory

...news of an interest rate cut in China and the possibility that Europe's central bank will step up stimulus efforts in the region...step up the pressure" and increase its efforts to stimulate Europe's struggling economy.If the desired effect isn't achiev...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-21/dow-sp-500-push-further-re
Blighted harvest drives olive oil price pressures

...blights.The shortfall could translate into higher shelf prices for some olive oils and is dealing another blow to southern Europe's bruised economies as they limp out of a protracted financial crisis."The law of supply and demand is a basic law of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-18/blighted-harvest-drives-ol
Advocates to push for federal ban on animal testing for cosmetics next year

WASHINGTON - Hoping to build off recent bans in Europe and India, opponents of animal testing for cosmetics plan to make a big push for a similar prohibition in the United States...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-16/advocates-push-federal-ban