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The U.S. budget deficit so far this fiscal year was the smallest since 2008 as a stronger economy bolstered tax payments by consumers and businesses, a government report showed.
Federico Buenrostro Jr., former chief executive officer of the California Public Employees' Retirement System, or CalPERS, pleaded guilty to federal conspiracy charges Friday resulting from an influence-peddling and fraud case.
U.S. stocks fluctuated, with the Standard & Poor's 500 Index headed for its worst week since April, as investors weighed the potential impact of financial stress in Europe amid corporate earnings.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Major global equities markets steadied and the yen stabilized against the U.S. dollar on Friday as worries about Portugal's biggest bank ebbed, while oil prices dropped on easing concern about supply losses in the Middle East.