Edition:
United States
Pictures | Wed Dec 5, 2012 | 2:10pm EST

Darker growth outlook pushes UK austerity plan off track

Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne delivers his autumn budget in parliament in London December 5, 2012. REUTERS/UK Parliament

Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne delivers his autumn budget in parliament in London December 5, 2012. REUTERS/UK Parliament

Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne delivers his autumn budget in parliament in London December 5, 2012. REUTERS/UK Parliament
Close
1 / 3
Commuters cross the Millennium Bridge during a rainy morning, towards the financial district the City of London November 27, 2012. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

Commuters cross the Millennium Bridge during a rainy morning, towards the financial district the City of London November 27, 2012. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

Commuters cross the Millennium Bridge during a rainy morning, towards the financial district the City of London November 27, 2012. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth
Close
2 / 3
Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne visits the offices of HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) in central London December 3, 2012. REUTERS/Dominic Lipinski/POOL

Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne visits the offices of HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) in central London December 3, 2012. REUTERS/Dominic Lipinski/POOL

Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne visits the offices of HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) in central London December 3, 2012. REUTERS/Dominic Lipinski/POOL
Close
3 / 3

Next Slideshows

Obama sees fiscal deal in a week if Republicans move on taxes

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama told business leaders on Wednesday that a "fiscal cliff" deal was possible within about a week if Republicans...

Dec 05 2012

Treasury wants Congress to heed a Republican debt limit plan

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Treasury said on Wednesday it wants Congress to adopt rules that would allow President Barack Obama to veto any denial of his request...

Dec 05 2012

Storm hits hiring in November but service sector grows

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Private-sector hiring took a hit in November due to the impact of storm Sandy on the northeastern United States but the country's huge...

Dec 05 2012

Starbucks back on expansion path in Americas, China

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Starbucks Corp plans to increase the number of its cafes in the Americas by more than 20 percent by opening more than 3,000 new shops there...

Dec 05 2012

MORE IN PICTURES

Victoria's Secret Fashion Show

Victoria's Secret Fashion Show

Highlights from the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show in Shanghai.

When models fall

When models fall

When fashion models take a tumble on the runway.

Couple tie knot across U.S.-Mexico border

Couple tie knot across U.S.-Mexico border

U.S. resident Brian Houston marries Mexican resident Evelia Reyes as U.S. Border Patrol agents open a single gate in the border wall to allow selected families to visit.

American Music Awards

American Music Awards

Highlights from the American Music Awards.

AMA red carpet

AMA red carpet

Style from the American Music Awards.

Today in Sports

Today in Sports

Our top sports photography of the day.

Zimbabwe's ruling party fires Mugabe

Zimbabwe's ruling party fires Mugabe

Zimbabwe's ruling party fires Robert Mugabe as its leader and gives the 93-year-old less than 24 hours to quit as head of state or face impeachment.

Fiery protests in Greece

Fiery protests in Greece

Protesters clash with police following a rally marking the 44th anniversary of a 1973 student uprising against the military dictatorship that was ruling Greece.

Tesla unveils Semi and Roadster

Tesla unveils Semi and Roadster

Tesla debuts an electric heavy duty truck and new $200,000 sports car.

Trending Collections

Pictures

Podcast