Cyclical Consumer Goods
LONDON, April 24 - Prime Minister David Cameron's ex-media chief was accused on Thursday of pure hypocrisy when, as editor of a Rupert Murdoch tabloid, he exposed a government minister's affair while conducting his own extra-marital relationship.
* Goods affected in controlled categories of handguns, tanks, tear gas
* Weekly jobless claims up 24,000, four-week average up modestly
April 24 - Strong sales of iPhones in China and emerging markets sets the stage for Apple Inc to reap even higher profits after it launches the next iPhone and other new products, analysts said.
NEW DELHI - India is likely to experience below-average monsoon rainfall in 2014, the government's weather office said on Thursday, if the El Nino weather pattern affects the four-month-long rainy season.