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Cost of raising a child in US tops $245,000, USDA says

Poland puts on biggest military parade in years

US factory output surges in July

Britain's top bosses earn '143 times more' than staff

Policy delay has Japanese carmakers reviewing Philippines expansion plans

Calls for PNG to implement gun control recommendations

Mugabe to head African blocs in endorsement of election victory

Political parties line up to attack Senator David Leyonhjelm's attempt to...

Fortescue boss slams Palmer's 'raving' as company profits from China...

Misery unseen since 2008 besets Australia in conundrum for RBA

Golf, private jets luring Chinese high-rollers to Aussie casinos

Global cruise lines set sail for China

From cradle to grave, Japan's Kewpie adapts menu to feed ageing nation

Stevens says 'animal spirits' needed to spur growth

Analysis - Still awash with cash, world economies take turn for the worse

4 Kochs took genes, money in different directions

Many who have left US labor force say they would like to return

Day of birth is the most dangerous day of your life

Spanish public debt tops one trillion euros

Sandy, budget worries hold back US factory output

THE RESET: Fiscal cliff politics a risky game

Fewer seek US jobless aid as storm distorts data

Column: Only 1 athlete of the year in 2012, Messi

Obama, Boehner clash as cliff edge approaches

AP IMPACT: Steroids loom in US college football

Insurer Aetna to buy Coventry in $5.7 billion deal

Q&A: It's judgment time for Norway mass killer

WTC memorial magnificent, but at a steep price

US consumer spending rose 0.4 percent in July

Republicans ignoring signs of some economic gains

Report: US health care system wastes $750B a year

Democrats urge immediate repair of Capitol Dome

College price hikes more modest but still painful

Correa taxes bank profits to help poor

Major hurdles remain to end veteran homelessness

Vic govt urged to boost Melb airport links

RBA expects GDP growth to slow in 2013

Over the fiscal cliff: Soft or hard landing?

Fewer US banks failing as industry strengthens

Stores look to week after Christmas for sales

Retailers report higher December sales

Greek deficit improves but jobless rate soars

Utah group objects to 'obscene' Sundance lineup

Poll: Most see damage if US debt limit not raised

US economy shifted into reverse in late 2012