NEW YORK Nov 29 The euro briefly turned
negative against the dollar, falling to New York session lows
after U.S. House Speaker John Boehner said on Thursday there has
been no substantive progress in U.S. budget talks over the last
Boehner, the top Republican in Congress, also said U.S.
Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner had no new substantive plan
for finding a "fiscal cliff" deal.
The euro fell as low as $1.2945, the lowest level hit
in New York and turning negative on the day, after Boehner's
remarks. It was last at $1.2955, flat from levels late on