December 17 2012

Boehner offers to extend debt limit

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House Speaker John Boehner has offered to extend the debt limit for a year as part of a deficit-reduction deal to avoid the fiscal cliff, a source familiar with the talks told CNN on Sunday.

Boehner offers to extend debt limit

June 02 2012

CNN’s complete coverage of the Diamond Jubliee

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CNN’s complete coverage of the Diamond Jubliee

May 17 2012

Greece’s interim cabinet sworn in – CNN

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Greece will hold new elections on June 17, state media reported Wednesday. A caretaker administration led by a senior judge will run the country in the meantime.

Greece’s interim cabinet sworn in – CNN

May 16 2012

Greece sets new election date – CNN

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Unable to cobble together a workable coalition, Greek President Karolos Papoulias has called for all parties to meet with him Wednesday to set up a caretaker government that will conduct new elections.

Greece sets new election date – CNN

May 15 2012

Greece to hold new elections – CNN

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Greece has been in a political deadlock since elections nine days ago left no party with a majority. The leaders of three different parties have tried to cobble together a workable coalition, but all have failed.

Greece to hold new elections – CNN

May 15 2012

Hollande sworn in as French president – CNN

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Fran├žois Hollande, France’s first Socialist president since Fran├žois Mitterrand left office in 1995, promised a new approach to tackling the financial woes plaguing Europe.

Hollande sworn in as French president – CNN

May 15 2012

Murdoch insider charged in hacking probe – CNN

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British prosecutors plan to charge Rebekah Brooks with trying to obstruct a police investigation into phone hacking at newspapers owned by media mogul Rupert Murdoch.

Murdoch insider charged in hacking probe – CNN

May 11 2012

JPMorgan loss: Ghost of the credit crisis – CNN

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Credit default swaps based on housing mortgages created the tinder that was ignited by rising home defaults to create the conflagration of the 2008 financial crisis.

JPMorgan loss: Ghost of the credit crisis – CNN

May 09 2012

Greek left attacks ‘barbarous’ austerity – CNN

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Alexis Tsipras, the 38-year-old leader of the Syriza party that surged in popularity in Sunday’s poll, outlined a five-point plan to be put to conservative and socialist leaders on Wednesday as he attempts to build a coalition.

Greek left attacks ‘barbarous’ austerity – CNN

May 07 2012

What the French election means for the U.S. – CNN

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The U.S. economy may still hit turbulence after voters in France and Greece delivered a resounding anti-austerity message over the weekend to their governments.

What the French election means for the U.S. – CNN