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FILE - In this April 24, 2015 file photo, pumpjacks work in a field near Lovington, N.M. The boom in US oil production is expected to satisfy most of the world’s growing appetite for oil through 2023, according to a new forecast by a global energy group. The International Energy Agency worries that that investment in oil exploration and production is too low. The result could be the thinnest margin of oil-production capacity over demand in more than a decade. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File)
March 05, 2018 - 2:30 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — A global energy watchdog says booming production in the United States will meet most of the world's growth in demand for oil in the next few years. The International Energy Agency believes U.S. oilfields will offset slow growth from the OPEC cartel. The group, based in Paris, issued...
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A man removes the word Trump, off a marquee outside the Trump Ocean Club International Hotel and Tower in Panama City, Monday, March 5, 2018. Escorted by police officers and a Panamanian judicial official, the owner of the Trump Panama City hotel has taken control of the property. A team of Trump security officials left the property. (AP Photo/Arnulfo Franco)
March 05, 2018 - 2:29 pm
PANAMA CITY (AP) — Trump hotel executives were ousted from their offices in Panama's Trump Hotel on Monday, as Panamanian officials stepped in to resolve a 12-day standoff between Trump's company and the property's owners. Trump's security guards also left the property, and crews immediately began...
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Trader Tommy Kalikas works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Monday, March 5, 2018. Banks and technology companies are leading U.S. stocks lower in early trading on Wall Street. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
March 05, 2018 - 2:16 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks shook off morning losses on Monday, and the Standard & Poor's 500 index was on pace for its best day in a week. It's the latest turn for a market suddenly prone to quick shifts not only day to day but also hour to hour. The volatility comes as investors question whether a...
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Steel coils sit on wagons when leaving the thyssenkrupp steel factory in Duisburg, Germany, Friday, March 2, 2018. U.S. President Donald Trump risks sparking a trade war with his closest allies if he goes ahead with plans to impose steep tariffs on steel and aluminum imports, German officials and industry groups warned Friday. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
March 05, 2018 - 12:59 pm
LONDON (AP) — The outlook for the 19-country eurozone appeared murkier Monday with the rise of populist parties in Italy and mounting fears of a global trade war after U.S. President Donald Trump backed tariffs on aluminum and steel and warned that more could come, even on European cars. This shift...
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Democratic Party leader Matteo Renzi holds a press conference on the election results, in Rome, Monday, March 5, 2018. With the anti-establishment 5-Stars the highest vote-getter of any single party, the results confirmed the defeat of the two main political forces that have dominated Italian politics for decades — Forza Italia and the center-left Democrats — and the surging of populist and right-wing, euroskeptic forces that have burst onto the European scene. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
March 05, 2018 - 12:55 pm
ROME (AP) — The Latest on Italy's parliamentary election (all times local): 6:50 p.m. Italy's ex-Premier Matteo Renzi says his center-left party will not join any government led by the anti-immigrant League party or the populist 5-Star Movement, the two victorious forces in Italy's election. Renzi...
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FILE - An Oct. 9, 1997 photo from files of Trevor Baylis, with his OBE, and a wind-up radio. Trevor Baylis, creator of the clockwork or wind-up radio, has died. He was 80. David Bunting, CEO of Trevor Baylis Brands, says Baylis died Monday, Madrch 5, 2018 after a lengthy illness. (PA File Photo via AP)
March 05, 2018 - 12:19 pm
LONDON (AP) — Trevor Baylis, creator of the clockwork or wind-up radio, has died at 80. David Bunting, CEO of Trevor Baylis Brands, says Baylis died Monday after a lengthy illness. Baylis developed his best-known invention after seeing a television program on AIDS in Africa and learning that people...
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Right-wing, anti-immigrant and euroskeptic League's Matteo Salvini gives a press conference on the preliminary election results, in Milan, Monday, March 5, 2018. Leader of euroskeptic League party Salvini says the center-right coalition has won 'the right and duty to govern' Italy. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)
March 05, 2018 - 11:32 am
ROME (AP) — The Latest on Italy's parliamentary election (all times local): 5:30 p.m. A League politician who sparked outrage with remarks defending "our white race" against immigrants has won the presidency of the northern Lombardy region. Preliminary results Monday showed Atilio Fontana with 54...
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In this Friday, Feb. 23, 2018 photo sales associate Larry Wardford, of Holliston, Mass., places items on selves at a Lowe's retail home improvement and appliance store in Framingham, Mass. On Monday, March 5, the Institute for Supply Management, a trade group of purchasing managers, issues its index of non-manufacturing activity for February. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)
March 05, 2018 - 11:18 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. services firms grew more slowly in February compared with the previous month, but still expanded at a healthy clip. The Institute for Supply Management said Monday that its services index slipped to 59.5, from 59.9 in January. The January reading was the highest since 2005...
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FILE - This April 2017 file photo provided by NerdWallet shows Liz Weston, a columnist for personal finance website NerdWallet.com. (NerdWallet via AP, File)
March 05, 2018 - 10:39 am
Blogger John Schmoll's father left a financial mess when he died: a house that was worth far less than the mortgage, credit card bills in excess of $20,000_and debt collector s who insisted the son was legally obligated to pay what his father owed. Fortunately, Schmoll knew better. "I've been...
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Right-wing, anti-immigrant and euroskeptic League's Matteo Salvini gives a press conference on the preliminary election results, in Milan, Monday, March 5, 2018. Leader of euroskeptic League party Salvini says the center-right coalition has won 'the right and duty to govern' Italy. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)
March 05, 2018 - 8:03 am
ROME (AP) — The Latest on Italy's parliamentary election (all times local): 2:00 p.m. A top aide for German Chancellor Angela Merkel says that despite Italy's election showing no faction winning a clear majority, she hopes "Italy will manage to build a stable government and especially a government...
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