- UK unemployment keeps falling amid recovery Updated: Apr-16-14 6:25 am
- Longtime Canadian finance minister dies Updated: Apr-10-14 9:09 pm
LONDON - Britain's unemployment rate has fallen below 7 percent for the first time in five years, with earnings growth narrowly outstripping inflation for the first time since 2010.
TORONTO - Former Canadian finance minister Jim Flaherty, a fixture on the world financial stage who stepped down just three weeks ago, has died. He was 64.