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GDP growth in Q1 may set the bar for Q2

Everyone knows the U.S. economy grew at a snail's pace in the first quarter.<p>Barclays estimates gross domestic product (GDP) growth in the first three months of the year at 1.1%. David O'Malley, CEO at Penn Mutual Asset Management, thinks the pace of growth was even slower, or 0.5%, because of …

Economics

Obama Confident In Asia Trade Pact, But Track Record For Deals Is Spotty

Speaking in the White House Rose Garden Tuesday after meeting with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan, President Obama said he was confident he would get a green light from Congress to move forward with a big Asia Pacific trade deal.<p>"The politics around trade can be hard in both our countries," …

The Secret Art Life of E.E. Cummings

The great modernist poet had a sideline passion—creating a multitude of visual art: 1,600 sketches, drawings, watercolors, and oil paintings during …

Bomber's teacher: He 'always wanted to do the right thing'

BOSTON (AP) — As a child, Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was quiet, hardworking and "always wanted to do the right thing," his third-grade …

After historic arguments, court to rule on same-sex marriage

WASHINGTON (AP) — Pivotal Justice Anthony Kennedy, whose vote could decide the same-sex marriage issue for the nation, did not tip his hand Tuesday …

Activists: Syrian air raids kill 34 in northwestern town

BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian government aircraft pounded opposition-held areas in the country's northwest on Sunday, killing at least 34 in one strike on a …

Enbridge seeks replacement pipeline in Minnesota

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Enbridge Energy has asked Minnesota regulators for approval to build a replacement pipeline across northern Minnesota.<p>The …

'Silicon Valley' Star Zach Woods First Got Drunk on Half a Beer, Has Never Been Hungover

The "Silicon Valley" actor has never been hungover, and we want to shake his hand for achieving such a feat.<p>The first time <b>Zach Woods</b> ever got drunk was on half a Rolling Rock beer with his parents. It's not hard to imagine the same story holding true for Jared, the meek but earnest tech executive …

Silicon Valley

Al Gore’s Climate Change Concerts Won’t Commit To Being Vegan Only And PETA Is Not Happy About It

"While they decide, the earth is dying, so PETA is hoping they immediately announce that they’re putting their mock meat where their mouths are, and making the Live Earth events vegan,” a PETA spokeswoman told BuzzFeed News.<p>PETA is demanding to know: Why won't Al Gore's climate change music …