• Strong durable goods orders buoy growth outlook

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Orders for long-lasting U.S. manufactured goods rose more than expected in March and a measure of business capital spending plans surged, bolstering views of an acceleration in12:02 PM ET | Reuters

  • Alstom shares jump on report of $13 billion GE bid

    PARIS (Reuters) - Shares in Alstom jumped more than 14 percent on Thursday after a report that U.S. conglomerate General Electric was in talks to buy the struggling French turbine and train maker for12:38 PM ET | Reuters

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