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  • Rush-Hour Riders Offer Plenty of Ideas For Metro-North

    Rush-Hour Riders Offer Plenty of Ideas For Metro-North
    STAMFORD — Metro-North's top management invited commuters to sound off Thursday afternoon, and they were happy to comply. With a rare opportunity to talk face-to-face with senior executives of the nation's busiest railroad, a few rush-hour...
  • Japan minister to head to U.S. for trade talks next week: media

    TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Economics Minister Akira Amari will travel to the United States for trade talks late next week in a bid to reach agreement in a two-way deal that is seen as critical for a broader regional pact, Jiji news agency reported on...
  • Japan urges G20 cooperation to ease geopolitical risks

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Japan urged G20 countries to work closely together to alleviate geo-political uncertainties over Ukraine that may hurt global growth, Finance Minister Taro Aso said on Thursday. Speaking to reporters after a G20 dinner session, Aso...
  • 'The Raid 2' hammers other action movies

    Let's get right to the heart of the matter: "The Raid 2," the sequel to the 2011 international cult hit "The Raid," is the most violent non-horror movie to hit theaters in a long time. That it's also one of the best action movies to ever grace a screen...
  • No breakthroughs on trade deal for Australia PM in China

    SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said on Friday that he hoped a free trade agreement with China would be signed before November, offering little progress on a deal at the center of his visit to his country's largest trade...
  • Japan says arranging for economy minister trip to U.S. for trade talks

    TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's government is arranging for Economy Minister Akira Amari to travel to the United States for trade talks next week in a bid to reach agreement in a two-way deal that is seen as critical for a broader regional pact, the top...
  • IMF Shinohara: Tighter funding may weigh on Asian growth

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Emerging Asian nations are seeing financial conditions tighten more than expected as the U.S. Federal Reserve tapers its massive stimulus, which may weigh on the region's economic growth, a senior International Monetary Fund...
  • Investor group offers to buy Mt. Gox for one bitcoin: WSJ

    (Reuters) - A group of investors is seeking to buy bankrupt bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox for a token payment of one bitcoin, or about $400, the Wall Street Journal reported citing sources. The group justified the near-zero price citing an "information...
  • IMF says ECB must expand balance sheet, QE isn't only option

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The European Central Bank should expand its balance sheet further to stave off the risk of deflation, but options aren't limited to quantitative easing-style purchases of government bonds, a senior International Monetary Fund...
  • Review: 'The Railway Man' deftly deals with war's emotional trauma

     Review: 'The Railway Man' deftly deals with war's emotional trauma
    An alternately delicate and brutal retelling of the memoir by former World War II British Army officer Eric Lomax, "The Railway Man" is an impressively crafted, skillfully acted, highly absorbing journey into a dark corner of world history. Colin...
  • Honda Accord Hybrid sales capacity constrained

     
    Filed under: Car Buying, Hybrid, Sedan, Plants/Manufacturing, Honda Honda might be selling more hybrids if it could just get them to dealers. While the second-generation Insight never lived up to sales expectations and production is ending, the Japanese...