Aameena Mohammed gives her 20-month- old daughter Daslim Banu plenty to eat. The girl’s mother supplements breast milk with eggs, soup and rice to help her grow. The extra food doesn’t help. Daslim still weighs only as much as a healthy infant half her age.
The U.S.’s AA+ credit rating outlook was increased to stable from negative by Standard & Poor’s, based on receding fiscal risks, less than two years after the company stripped the world’s largest economy of its top ranking.
The Obama administration’s decision to sell more of its stake in General Motors Co. underscores the resurgence of a domestic auto industry that emerged from near- collapse to become a pillar of economic growth.