BEIJING - Western powers should consider Russia's legitimate security concerns over Ukraine, a top Chinese diplomat said in an unusually frank display of support for Moscow's position. Full Article
WASHINGTON - U.S. economic growth braked more sharply than initially thought in the fourth quarter as businesses slowed their pace of stock accumulation and the trade deficit widened, but the underlying fundamentals remained solid.
NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. - Potential Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker told grassroots conservatives that his battle with labor unions as Wisconsin's governor had given him the mettle needed to take on militant groups like Islamic State. Full Article