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The leaders hope the accord, known as the fiscal compact, will also lead the way toward closer political and economic integration in the eurozone.

Apple's market capitalization topped $500 billion on Wednesday. It is the sixth U.S. corporation to reach the $500 billion milestone.
"Growth is still weak in advanced economies...moderating in some emerging markets...unemployment remains excessively in many economies," chief Christian Lagarde said.
Benchmark crude for April delivery was down 40 cents to $109.33 per barrel midday Singapore time in electronic trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange.