WASHINGTON - 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 in growth in the second quarter.
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April 24 - The FBI is seeking information on victims of an admitted American paedophile who taught in overseas schools throughout his career. The suspect killed himself last month. Vanessa Johnston reports.
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