Obama budget would boost US tax revenue, cut deficits: CBO – Reuters

Obama budget would boost US tax revenue, cut deficits: CBOReutersWASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama's fiscal 2015 budget request would boost U.S. tax revenue by nearly $1.4 trillion over 10 years if fully enacted, cutting deficits by $1.05 trillion while funding new spending, the Congressional Budget …and more &raquo

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Ukraine, Russia Agree to Framework to De-Escalate Ukraine Tensions – Wall Street Journal

RT Ukraine, Russia Agree to Framework to De-Escalate Ukraine TensionsWall Street JournalGENEVA—Ukraine and Russia, backed by the U.S. and Europe, agreed Thursday to steps to de-escalate tensions, including demobilizing militias, vacating seized government buildings and establishing a political dialogue that could lead to more autonomy …In Ukraine, Seeking US AidNew York TimesLavrov: Russia, US, EU, Ukraine [&hellip

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Obama: US ‘Prepared To Respond’ To Russian Aggression In Ukraine – ABC News

ABC News Obama: US 'Prepared To Respond' To Russian Aggression In UkraineABC NewsPresident Obama on Thursday said the U.S. and its allies “have to be prepared – potentially – to respond,” to continued efforts by Russia to interfere in southern Ukraine. He held out the “the possibility, the prospect that diplomacy can de-escalate …Obama: No [&hellip

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Jobless claims, factory data put some shine on economy – Reuters

Bloomberg Jobless claims, factory data put some shine on economyReutersFactory employment also increased and workers put in more hours than they did in March. U.S. stocks were little changed as underwhelming earnings results from tech giants Google and IBM offset the fairly upbeat economic reports. Prices for U.S …US Jobless Claims Rise Slightly to 304000Wall [&hellip

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US, Russia, EU Agree to Framework to De-Escalate Ukraine Tensions – Wall Street Journal

US, Russia, EU Agree to Framework to De-Escalate Ukraine TensionsWall Street JournalGENEVA—The U.S., Russia and European Union agreed to a framework of steps to de-escalate tensions in Ukraine, including demobilizing militias, vacating seized Ukrainian government buildings, and establishing a political reform program, U.S. and …US sanctions on Russia over Ukraine would buy negotiating powerWashington PostIn Ukraine, [&hellip

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US sending helmets, other non-lethal military aid to Ukraine – Fox News

Voice of America US sending helmets, other non-lethal military aid to UkraineFox NewsThe U.S. is sending helmets, sleeping bags and generators to support the Ukrainian military — but stopped short of approving other items the interim government reportedly says it needs to stand up to the might of Moscow, saber-rattling on its doorstep.US Sending Nonlethal [&hellip

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