Zhou Xiaochuan, governor of the People's Bank of China (PBOC), attends a news conference in Beijing. Photographer: Tomohiro Ohsumi/Bloomberg.
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The federal Bureau of Reclamation oversees several large-scale projects aimed at delivering drinking water to rural communities in the West.
The U.S. job market had its best year of gains last year since 1999, and economic activity hit a whopping 5% in the third quarter -- the best quarter since 2003.
After years of losing out to Mexico in the race for new automotive assembly plants, the U.S. is about to notch a victory. Volvo Car Corp.