Falling prices sounds fun, but not to some

US EconomyWASHINGTON, Nov. 21 -- The surprise development of falling prices has experts worried that such a hiccup could greatly stall the U. S. economy, economists said.

In a prolonged period of falling prices, consumers hold off on purchases.

Canadian cost of living up in October

CanadaOTTAWA, Nov. 21 -- The price of gasoline and food led the 2.6 percent increase in the cost of living in Canada in the 12 months to October, Statistics Canada reported Friday.

Credit tightens on recession fears

Credit tightens on recession fears  NEW YORK, Nov. 21 -- The U. S. recession has begun to squeeze credit markets, threatening to erase gains made by the government's massive bailout plan, data show.

Fiery meteorite wows Western Canada

Fiery meteoriteAlberta, Nov. 21  -- An intensely bright and colorful meteorite lit up the skies over the western Canadian province of Alberta and sparked hundreds of emergency calls to police.

Court grants Madonna and Ritchie divorce

MadonnaLONDON,  Nov. 21-- U.S. pop music icon Madonna and her British filmmaker husband Guy Ritchie were granted a divorce in London's High Court Friday.

The couple, who married in 2000 and have two children together, last month announced plans to legally end their marriage.


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