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  • MH17 air disaster may prompt fresh sanctions for Russia

    MH17 air disaster may prompt fresh sanctions for Russia

    Nebraska State News.Net - Sunday 20th July, 2014

    MOSCOW, Russia -Following a telephone call with French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel Sunday, Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron called for fresh sanctions on ...

  • Despite assurances of Greek PM, economists think another bailout likely

    Despite assurances of Greek PM, economists think another bailout likely

    Nebraska State News.Net - Sunday 20th July, 2014

    ATHENS, Greece Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras has repeatedly said that the country won't need another bailout, but a poll conducted by Bloomberg news has shown that six out of ten economists ...

  • Major increase in first time homeowners in UK this year

    Major increase in first time homeowners in UK this year

    Nebraska State News.Net - Sunday 20th July, 2014

    LONDON, UK - The number of first-time home buyers in Britain rose to a seven-year high in the first half of this year, according to a report by Halifax that also showed new homeowners spend about a ...

  • RJ Reynolds calls 23 billion dollar court ruling unreasonable

    RJ Reynolds calls 23 billion dollar court ruling unreasonable

    Nebraska State News.Net - Sunday 20th July, 2014

    MIAMI, Florida - A Florida court has ordered the second-largest cigarette company in the US to pay USD $23.6-billion in compensation to the wife of a smoker who died of lung cancer. In addition, ...

  • Troubled Blackberry to appoint Marty Beard as new COO

    Troubled Blackberry to appoint Marty Beard as new COO

    Nebraska State News.Net - Monday 21st July, 2014

    WATERLOO, Ontario - Marty Beard is the new chief operating officer of the Canadian BlackBerry the troubled smartphone maker that posted a surprising profit for the first quarter this year. Beard ...

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  • China's McDonald's and KFC branches halt orders from meat seller

    Nebraska State News.Net - Monday 21st July, 2014

    BEIJING - Chinese branches of fast food chains, including McDonald's and KFC, said they have halted orders from a Shanghai meat seller following allegations that the company sold chicken and beef ...

  • Foreign exchange market manipulation comes under SFO lens

    Nebraska State News.Net - Monday 21st July, 2014

    LONDON The UK's anti fraud agency Monday launched a criminal investigation into allegations of fraudulent conduct in the 3 trillion pounds-a-day foreign exchange market, 40 percent of which is ...

  • Biffa joins Sainsbury's food waste to power effort

    Nebraska State News.Net - Monday 21st July, 2014

    LONDON - Sainsbury's, second largest supermarket chain of UK, has joined hands with leading waste management company Biffa to generate power from its own food waste sufficient to get one of its ...

  • PEP power to take fresh capital from CEE Equity Partners

    Nebraska State News.Net - Monday 21st July, 2014

    WARSAW - CEE Equity Partners, a newly launched Chinese private equity fund has agreed to buy 240 million-zloty ($78 million) stake in Polish Energy Partners SA (PEP), the wind park operator ...

  • Concordia almost ready for towing, costs of operation soar

    Nebraska State News.Net - Sunday 20th July, 2014

    GENOA, Italy - The massive wreck of the Costa Concordia should be ready for towing to Genoa for scrapping by Monday, salvage teams have indicated, but the departure has been delayed by one day due ...

  • BT Launches BT One Phone

    Marketwired - Monday 21st July, 2014

    STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN--(Marketwired - Jul 21, 2014) - BT announced on July 17th the launch of BT One Phone. This launch follows the April 2014 announcement of the joint venture between OnePhone Holding ...

  • US stocks end lower

    Business News - Monday 21st July, 2014

    US stocks have finished lower as geopolitical worries weighed on sentiment during the first trading session of a busy week of corporate earnings reports. The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped ...

  • Netflix earnings double as membership tops 50 million

    West Australian - Monday 21st July, 2014

    San Francisco (AFP) - Netflix said Monday the number of subscribers to its online television service now tops 50 million in over 40 countries as the company reported stronger-than-expected ...

  • What to expect from Canadian stocks this earnings season

    The Globe And Mail - Monday 21st July, 2014

    The Canadian S&P/TSX composite index is entering another reporting season. 81 companies have yet to report in July representing 35 per cent of total market capitalization. This will be followed ...

  • US stocks are falling to start the week as big companies post mixed quarterly results

    Star Tribune - Monday 21st July, 2014

    NEW YORK -- The stock market started the week with a slight loss on Monday as investors weighed a mixed batch of corporate earnings against mounting political turmoil. European leaders are ...

  • Judge says FDA cant use advisory panels report on menthol cigarettes citing conflicts

    Star Tribune - Monday 21st July, 2014

    RICHMOND, Va. -- A federal judge says the Food and Drug Administration can't use an advisory panel's 2011 report on menthol cigarettes because its members had conflicts of interest. While ...

  • Olympic National park to review goat-management options after 2010 fatal goat attack

    Star Tribune - Monday 21st July, 2014

    SEATTLE -- Four years after a mountain goat fatally gored a hiker in Olympic National Park, officials are looking at ways to manage mountain goats to protect public safety and the environment. The ...

  • JetBlue pilot among 6 arrested in police investigation of drug dealing near Boston park

    Star Tribune - Monday 21st July, 2014

    BOSTON -- A JetBlue pilot is among six people arrested in an investigation of drug dealing in Boston. Police say Maitland, Florida, resident John Manwaring and a woman with him were charged with ...

  • Florida smokers widow $23B damages is a message to Big Tobacco even if verdict wont stand

    Star Tribune - Monday 21st July, 2014

    NEW YORK -- A Florida widow awarded $23.6 billion in the death of her chain-smoking husband says the massive verdict is a message to Big Tobacco. Legal experts and industry analysts say the punitive ...

  • Netflix tops 50M subscribers as 2Q earnings soar

    San Diego Union-Tribune - Monday 21st July, 2014

    FILE - This image released by Netflix shows Taylor Schilling, left, and Uzo Aduba in a scene from "Orange Is the New Black." Netflix reports quarterly earnings on Monday, July 21, 2014. ...

  • Marletta steps down from Scripps

    San Diego Union-Tribune - Monday 21st July, 2014

    The Scripps Research Institute in La Jolla is searching for someone to fix its deep financial problems following the resignation of president and CEO Michael Marletta, who infuriated faculty by ...

  • Six Flags blames polar vortex for lower revenue

    New York Post - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Six Flags Entertainment's stock is up 11 percent on the year and reported better-than-expected earnings, but the amusement park operator, which includes Great Adventure, said revenue was light ...

  • Earnings Watch Updates advisories and surprises

    MarketWatch - Monday 21st July, 2014

    -0.89% ran up 8.3% in after-hours trade Monday after the electronics contract manufacturer reported better-than-expected fiscal third-quarter results and provided an upbeat outlook for the current ...

  • Movers Shakers Chipotle Herbalife and McDonald’s are stocks to watch Tuesday

    MarketWatch - Monday 21st July, 2014

    he'll deliver a "deathblow" to the multi-level marketing company in a presentation at 10 a.m. Eastern Tuesday. The mere threat sent Herbalife shares tumbling 11% ...

  • Currencies Dollar is flat as investors weigh turmoil in Gaza Ukraine

    MarketWatch - Monday 21st July, 2014

    NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The dollar was flat against most major currencies Monday as the effects of turmoil in Ukraine, Gaza and Iraq continue to buttress the price of the haven currency against ...

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