See India for less and develop a taste for Yorkshire: Travel deals

Get me out of here Now… Dash to Dartmoor National Parks Week begins on Monday and at […]

Is the US housing market stuck in low gear? (Video)

Shari Olefson, real estate attorney and author of “Foreclosure Nation”, says there are still “two major headwinds” […]

Stoke sign Krkic

Bojan Krkic has signed a four-year deal with English Premier League side Stoke City, sending the 23-year-old […]

Mission Folk Fest makes its own imprint on summer scene

Up on the mountainside looking down over the stunning Fraser River Valley, the view from the Mission […]

Cities with the most millionaires per capita

Which city has the highest percentage of millionaires? Monaco, where nearly one in three are millionaires. read […]

Stoke sign Barcelona forward Bojan

Stoke City sign Spain forward Bojan Krkic from Barcelona on a four-year deal for an undisclosed fee. […]

FK Amkar Perm 3-0 Cardiff City

Cardiff City end their pre-season tour of Austria with defeat to Russian Premier League side Amkar Perm. […]

Airlines halt flights into Israel

US and European airlines suspend flights into Israel’s Ben Gurion airport after Israeli police confirmed that a […]

Sherri Shepherd’s Estranged Husband, Lamar Sally, Adds More Drama To Divorce Battle

As television personality Sherri Shepherd continues to manage her public divorce battle with estranged husband Lamar Sally, […]

Google must face U.S. privacy lawsuit over commingled user data

(Reuters) – A federal judge rejected Google Inc’s bid to dismiss a privacy lawsuit claiming it commingled […]

A Bachelorette Contestant Was Allegedly Called ‘Blackie’ — Here’s The Inspiring Way He Handled Racism

There was a racist incident that occurred on this season of ABC’s dating reality show, “The Bachelorette.” […]

The 10 Best Small Cities in America

By David Jefferys, Instead of planning a trip to New York City or Los Angeles, explore […]

Loonie lower amid tame U.S. inflation, mixed commodity prices

The Canadian dollar was lower Tuesday as U.S. inflation figures for June came in as expected. read […]

Toronto film festival unveils partial slate for 39th edition

TORONTO (Reuters) – Jean-Marc Vallee’s “Wild” and David Dobkin’s “The Judge” will be among the high-profile films […]

Google Suggest Reveals The Internet’s Offensive Religious Stereotypes

Some questions are better left unasked. A look at the Google Autocomplete suggestions for different religious groups […]

OTP’s Guide to Partying Your Ass Off in Madeira

A little Portuguese island with the alcohol tolerance of a thousand sailors. Photo by: Porto Bay Events […]

Kurt Cobain And Courtney Love Rocked A Selfie Back In The Day

Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love were taking selfies way before they were called selfies. A photo snapped […]

UPDATE 2-Travelers ordered to pay over $500 mln in asbestos case

NEW YORK, July 22 (Reuters) – A federal appeals court ordered Travelers Cos Inc to pay more […]

One Out Of Every 21 New Yorkers Is A Millionaire

One out of every 21 New Yorkers is a millionaire. According to data from Spear’s Wealth Management […]

Once-surging euro falls as geopolitical tensions rise

The euro fell Tuesday to its lowest level against the dollar this year amid concerns that the […]

Palestinian FA President pays courtesy visit to FIFA President

The President of the Palestinian FA and the President of the Palestinian Olympic Committee Jibril M. Rajoub […]

Comcast’s Nightmare Customer Service Agent ‘Did What We Paid Him To Do,’ Says Exec

Comcast isn’t surprised one of its customer service agents went off the rails in an attempt to […]

Apple iPhone 6 models with bigger screens on the way, reports say

More reports say Apple will soon release the next generation of its smartphone — the iPhone 6, […]

UPDATE 1-India’s new government vows clampdown on healthcare graft

NEW DELHI, July 22 (Reuters) – India’s health minister called for tougher laws on Tuesday after a […]

EU regulators likely to revise Google-search settlement: WSJ

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – European Union antitrust regulators are preparing to step up investigations into Google Inc’s […]

UPDATE 3-U.S. courts deliver conflicting rulings on Obama health care law

(Rewrites throughout with details on conflicting opinions) read more >>> Source: Reuters

Cure For The Common Business Blues…Portland, Smoothies, and Domination!

I’m coming clean and no I don’t need a bath. Up until about two weeks ago, July […]

Air France suspends all flights to Tel Aviv due to security situation

PARIS, July 22 (Reuters) – Air France said on Tuesday it had decided to suspend all flights […]

5 Lessons For Every Company That Does Business On The Internet

We sometimes forget that despite its influence and popularity, the Internet is barely 20 years old, not […]

5 Lessons For Every Company That Does Business On The Internet

We sometimes forget that despite its influence and popularity, the Internet is barely 20 years old, not […]

Dutch carrier KLM cancels Tel Aviv flight for security reasons

AMSTERDAM, July 22 (Reuters) – Dutch flag carrier KLM said it was cancelling its Amsterdam-Tel Aviv flight […]

QPR sign Caulker from Cardiff City

Queens Park Rangers sign Cardiff City defender Steven Caulker on a four-year deal for an undisclosed fee. […]

Lufthansa says suspends service to Tel Aviv for 36 hours

FRANKFURT, July 22 (Reuters) – Germany’s largest airline Deutsche Lufthansa AG said on Tuesday it would suspend […]

Douglas, Keaton get second chance at love in ‘And So It Goes’

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Michael Douglas is more accustomed to playing dashing leading men and corporate types, […]

Stocks Advance In Up Volume; Goldman Sachs Surges

Stocks danced higher Tuesday morning and were holding most of their gains in early afternoon trade. The […]

Go Run! How to Close the Gender Gap in Politics by Encouraging Young Girls to Consider Careers in Public Service

With presidential candidacy announcements a year away and a highly anticipated 2016 presidential race, the desire to […]

Pitchfork Music Festival in Photos: The Best of the Fest

They came, they saw, they wore a whole lot of floral patterns. The ninth installemnt of The […]

UPDATE 1-US judge orders Argentina, holdouts to meet until deal reached

NEW YORK, July 22 (Reuters) – A U.S. judge overseeing Argentina’s debt restructuring case on Tuesday ordered […]

Norway pair set sights on grand finale spoke to Norway captain Vilde Bøe Risa and Synne Jensen about being hosts, Thursday’s meeting with […]

How Data and Analytics Can Help the Developing World

This article was originally published on the Center for Data Innovation website. While commentators routinely discuss the […]

Morinigo plots new course with Nacional

As Club Nacional of Asuncion prepare to play their first Copa Libertadores semi-final, spoke to their […]

3 reasons why Apple should watch out for Xiaomi

At first glance, it may seem easy to dismiss Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi as a viable competitor […]

CONFIRMED: Bojan Krkic joins Stoke on four-year deal from Barcelona

STOKE CITY have completed the signing of Bojan Krkic from Barcelona on a four-year deal. read more […]

IGGY AZALEA: Meet The 24-Year-Old Aussie Rapper Who Is Taking Over The Summer

A few months ago, most people hadn’t heard of the woman who is now the most-searched-for musician […]

VIDEO: Council ‘made mistakes’ says chief

Mistakes were made by Birmingham City Council when dealing with allegations of an alleged plot by hardline […]

UPDATE 1-BATS says President William O’Brien leaves company

NEW YORK, July 22 (Reuters) – Exchange operator BATS Global Markets said on Tuesday its president, William […]

20 Free Attractions in Vegas for the Whole Family

The Vegas Strip (Flickr: Samantha Celera) It’s no secret that a Las Vegas vacation might involve gambling […]

UPDATE 2-Travelers’ profit drop reflects slowdown in rate increase

* Shares fall as much as 5 pct (Adds CEO quote, analysts’ comments, conference call details, court […]

UPDATE 2-G20 watchdog orders Libor alternatives by 2016 in benchmark reform

* “Risk-free” benchmark needed for derivatives by 2016 (Adds detail) read more >>> Source: Reuters

United Tech elevator, jet-engine orders slow, shares drop

(Reuters) – United Technologies Corp posted tepid quarterly orders for its Otis elevators and Pratt & Whitney […]

Un-advertised listings distort housing inventory

So-called pocket listings are on the rise and may be masking how much housing inventory is actually […]

VIDEO: Samsung’s latest advert pokes fun at Apple’s new iPhone

THE iPhone 6 is rumoured to be weeks from being unveiled, but Samsung are already knocking the […]

Saudi market to open to foreigners

Saudi Arabia’s stock market is to open up to foreign investors for the first time, the country […]

Here’s Why Everyone Should See Sara Bareilles Live In Concert

On Sunday, July 20, Sara Bareilles took on Madison Square Garden in a big way. Her Little […]

Argentines Are Preparing Themselves For A Lost Year

Today a New York Judge will decide if Argentina absolutely must pay a group of hedge fund […]

UPDATE 3-United Tech elevator, jet-engine orders slow, shares drop

(Rewrites to account for share price drop, adds further comment) read more >>> Source: Reuters

T Magazine: A Supermodel-Approved Downtown Gym Heads to Montauk (and Classes are Free)

ModelFIT, which trains top models like Karlie Kloss in its space on the Bowery, will pop up […]

Oracle Data Cloud builds off BlueKai merger for social, marketing deals

Despite nearing the dead middle of summer, it’s already been a big time for big data at […]

Here’s What We Know About The Secretive, Elon Musk-Backed Firm Creating Functional Artificial Intelligence

Silicon Valley enjoys something of a monopoly these days on making the most noise in the U.S. […]

Giorgio Moroder Is Back, Thanks To Daft Punk

If two French robots hadn’t coaxed him out of semi-retirement, Giorgio Moroder would still be practicing his […]

EU to widen Russia sanctions

The EU will widen sanctions against Russia to include more individuals and consider targeting the defence sector, […]

A Mysterious Condition Is Killing Workers In Dongguan, China In Their Sleep

The Chinese city of Dongguan, in the southern province of Guangdong, has seen a surge in the […]

Raise Your Glass for National Tequila Day

If you “Take life with a grain of salt…a slice of lime, and a shot of tequila,” […]

Ruling throws Obamacare into turmoil

A federal appeals court deals a major blow to the Affordable Care Act. read more >>> Source: […]

Meet The Teen Who Dropped Out Of High School To Help Cure Cancer

Thomas Hunt may technically be a high school drop-out, but not for the reason you might think. […]

Libya Oil Output Slips, Fresh Fighting in Tripoli

Libyan oil production has fallen, turning back a hard-won increase since April in the revenue flow for […]

9 Ways Job Seekers Can Avoid Disaster on Social Media

Looking for a job? Tempted to post an Instagram photo of you slamming shots of tequila at […]

J.J Abrams heads to new celebrity hotspot Chiltern Firehouse

NOW that casting has finished for the highly anticipated Star Wars: Episode VII, it’s no surprise the […]

U19 finals: latest updates from Hungary

Austria qualified for the semi-finals with a game to spare by defeating Israel 3-0 while Germany equalised […]

Nationwide brings in mortgage cap

Nationwide is capping all new mortgages at 4.75 times the borrower’s income and imposing a tougher affordability […]

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks rebound as Ukraine rebels offer black boxes

* Risk appetite rises on cooperation with Ukraine separatists * S&P 500 sets new intraday high, European […]

This Simple Math Concept Went Nowhere For A Century And Then — BOOM — Computers

There are two main reasons mathematics has fascinated humanity for two thousand years. First, math gives us […]

FAA Prohibits U.S. Flights To Tel Aviv Airport For 24 Hours

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration is telling U.S. airlines they are prohibited from flying to […]

On the Importance of Mirrors for Students (and Teachers)

A life in schools is filled with metaphors, and one of my favorites is the idea that […]

A Prominent Law Professor Was Killed In His Home, And Police Believe It Was A Targeted Attack

Prominent Florida State University law professor and founder of the law blog PrawfsBlawg, Dan Markel, died at […]

Sex Workers Seek HIV Prevention

A new series in the medical journal The Lancet says achieving an AIDS-free generation will not be […]

Report Finds Islamic Plot To Control UK Schools

LONDON (AP) — A British government investigation found evidence Tuesday that Muslim fundamentalists successfully gained control of […]

Here’s How Netflix Plans To Destroy Late-Night Talk Shows

At the end of March, it was announced Chelsea Handler will leave her late-night talk show “Chelsea […]

Smartphones are evil: 11 weird Google Suggest results, and what they tell us about tech in 2014

Google Suggest is a feature that sees the search engine trying to complete a search query as […]

Possible Goodwill data breach

Goodwill Industries International says it’s investigating a possible breach of customer credit card information. read more >>> […]

Cause and Effect: Bank of Japan Becomes Government’s Largest Lender

On June 18, the Bank of Japan (BOJ) announced holdings of more than ¥201 trillion ($1.97 trillion), […]

BATS President O’Brien leaves, CEO assumes duties

BATS Global Markets, a global operator of securities markets, said that its president, William O’Brien, has left. […]

How to Stop Pissing Off Reporters

This is the first entry in a weekly series of interviews with media veterans, offering in-the-trenches advice […]

Apple gets patent on iTime smart watch

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office served up further evidence on Tuesday that Apple is designing a […]

Top US lawmaker wants tax loophole ‘plugged now’

Action is needed to plug a loophole that allows corporations to avoid taxes by shifting their tax […]

Coca-Cola sales up 3% globally, but Diet Coke suffers

Coca-Cola Co. reported quarterly sales that fell short of Wall Street estimates on Tuesday as demand weakened […]

Exxon Oil Rig Enters Uncharted Waters of Russian Political Storm

An ordinary, long-scheduled journey of an oil drilling rig into Arctic waters is turning into a major […]

9 Insider Tips On Acing A Harvard Business School Interview

If you’re vying to get into Harvard Business School, first you’ve got to nail the interview. While […]

NHS ‘wasting millions on supplies’

NHS ‘wasting millions every year on supplies’ read more >>> Source: BBC

What You Should Really Do If You Want Your Kids to Read This Summer

Reading is always a hot topic during the summer months. Friends exchange favorites and make recommendations while […]

Educational Reform: Ten Exercises in Heart Intelligence

If we are really going to have educational reform it will include much more then improving test […]

Browser ‘fingerprints’ track users

Web users are being warned about a novel tracking system that watches what they do online and […]

Going solo in Bora Bora: How to holiday on the world’s most romantic honeymoon island … ALONE

The paradise French Polynesian isle might be full of loved-up couples, but our reporter gives his verdict […]

McDonald’s profit slips as U.S. customers turn away

McDonald’s Corp. said its profit slipped in the second quarter as sales in the U.S. continued to […]

Teradata’s Hadoop dreams lead to two company acquisitions

Teradata continues its mission to meld data warehouses and big data, announcing that it acquired the assets […]

‘The Walking Dead’ Creator Uses This Productivity Hack To Get More Done

Robert Kirkman, the creator of “The Walking Dead” series, is the executive producer of the blockbuster television […]

Market Rally Sends S&P 500 Near All-Time High

Stocks continued their march higher going into the afternoon Tuesday, with market leaders Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) […]

RSA’s security utopia requires China, US to be friends

Countries must set aside their differences and work together to create new norms of behavior in an […]

Marveaux makes Guingamp loan switch

Sylvain Marveaux has been loaned out to French Ligue 1 club Guingamp on a season-long deal by […]

How hackers find a way to outwit online bank locks

Hackers are using a phishing attack named “Emmental” to bypass banks’ two-factor authentication systems. NYT reports. read […]

How to get millennials to buy a house: MBA CEO

The head of the Mortgage Bankers Association spends his days cheering for homeownership, but his twenty-something daughter […]

In Transit Blog: In Dublin, Tweaking a High Tea

The tea served at the Four Seasons Hotel Dublin was inspired by a sculpture by the Irish […]

The London West Hollywood Launches First Phase Of $23 Million Renovation

The redesign will feature new ninth floor suites by the original designer of the property, David Collins […]

Teary Ackman on HLF: Time to shut the company down

Bill Ackman fired his latest shot at Herbalife Tuesday, but the company’s stock still had its best […]

Negredo hopes for earlier return

Manchester City hope striker Alvaro Negredo will only be out of action for two months after breaking […]

Hackers inside Chinese military steal U.S. corporate trade secrets

In May, a grand jury in the Western District of Pennsylvania indicted five members of the Chinese […]

Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach Accepting Reservations for Arrivals Beginning December 1, 2014

Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach is scheduled to open on November 1, 2014, and is […]

Israel-Gaza conflict: Air Canada cancels Tel Aviv flight over safety concerns

Air Canada has cancelled its scheduled flight to Tel Aviv from Toronto tonight, following the lead of […]

Why Apologies Matter and How to Make Them Meaningful

Show me a leader who can’t offer a decent apology, and I’ll show you a leader who […]

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks rebound as Ukraine rebels deliver black boxes

* Risk appetite rises on cooperation with Ukraine separatists * S&P 500 sets new intraday high, European […]

Newcastle loan Marveaux to Guingamp

Newcastle United midfielder Sylvain Marveaux joins French club Guingamp on a season-long loan. read more >>> Source: […]

Air Canada cancels flight to Tel Aviv over safety concerns

Air Canada is among the airlines that cancelled a flight to Tel Aviv Tuesday after reports a […]

Liquidity squeeze set to apply pressure on short-term bond yields

* Money market pressure tipped to push up short-dated yields read more >>> Source: Reuters

Growth, Global Warming Threaten African Species

Researchers meeting in Cameroon say Africa may lose up to 30 percent of its animal and plant […]

Yahoo buys mobile ad placement firm Flurry

Yahoo Inc has announced it will buy mobile ad placement firm Flurry in an effort to beef […]

Meliá Cartagena in Cartagena De Indias Announced for First Quarter 2017

Meliá Hotels International continues its international growth in Colombia, one of the most dynamic markets in Latin […]

Moon Palace Jamaica Grande Announced for Early 2015

Palace Resorts announced its newest property, Moon Palace Jamaica Grande, the first Palace Resorts property located outside […]

Kuijpers up to full speed ahead of Ireland test

An ankle injury threatened Jeslynn Kuijpers’ very involvement in Norway but she recovered in time and, she […]

NHS staff balloted over strike action

Midwives, nurses and ambulance workers are among more than 400,000 NHS workers in England being balloted on […]

FOREX-Dollar gains on higher U.S. yields, euro below $1.35

* Euro hits 8-month low vs dollar, 5-1/2-month low vs yen read more >>> Source: Reuters

Goodwill and U.S. officials investigate possible security breach

Non-profit organization Goodwill Industries Inc. is working with federal officials to investigate a possible security breach. read […]

Why TD doesn’t expect Bank of Canada to cut interest rates

The TD Bank says Bank of Canada governor Stephen Poloz may be talking like he’s inclined to […]

Saudi Arabia stock market open to foreign investors in 2015

Saudi Arabia’s stock market is set to open up to direct investment by foreign financial institutions in […]

A belated tribute to Charlie Haden from Keith Jarrett

“People will always love his playing but no one will ever imitate him. He was a rare, […]

Dunga back as Brazil coach

Dunga has been named successor to Luiz Felipe Scolari as Brazil coach, taking the reins of the […]

King of pop parody could score his own no. 1 album

The time has come to ==take the king of pop parody seriously==. “Weird Al” Yankovic has been […]

“My songs speak louder than bullets,” says Palestinian Arab Idol celebrity

Despite growing up in the Palestinian refugee camp of Khan Younis in Gaza, ==Mohammed Assaf== never gave […]

Skilled workers are now easier to find—here’s why

It seems at first glance that firms should be finding it harder, not easier, to attract skilled […]

Skilled workers are now easier to find—here’s why

It seems at first glance that firms should be finding it harder, not easier, to attract skilled […]

'I got rid of the low V-neck T-shirts': Rochelle Humes on changing hubby Marvin's style

THEY are a match made in heaven, but Rochelle Humes has admitted she hasn’t always been a […]

Virgin Limited Edition Celebrates the Opening of Mont Rochelle Hotel & Vineyard with a Free Night Offer

Virgin Limited Edition, Sir Richard Branson’s luxury collection of award-winning retreats is offering a special complimentary night […]

Arsenal Transfer News: Jones and Smalling linked, Balotelli interest, Manquillo defeat

ARSENAL have demanded that Manchester United give them either Phil Jones or Chris Smalling in exchange for […]

Nvidia unveils Shield gaming tablet

Nvidia confirms the release of a tablet targeted at “serious gamers” that can run Android games natively […]

Liverpool IN TALKS with Atletico for Arsenal target Javier Manquillo

LIVERPOOL are in talks with Atletico Madrid to sign Arsenal target Javier Manquillo. read more >>> Source: […]

Scammers target Flight MH17 tragedy

Scammers are setting up fake Facebook pages and possibly looting credit cards from the crash site following […]

Parts of Chinese City in Quarantine After Plague Death

China has sealed off parts of its northwestern city of Yumen after a resident died of bubonic […]

Samsung and Google provide more details on Knox contribution to Android L

As businesses look beyond BlackBerry for smartphone security, Samsung and Google step up to the plate. Knox […]

Trumpet-piano tandems I (Dave Douglas/Uri Caine CD reviewed)

Trumpeter Dave Douglas and pianist Uri Caine find inspiration in traditional American hymns and folk songs on […]

China scare snares Burger King, Papa John’s

Burger King and Papa John’s have joined McDonald’s, KFC, Pizza Hut and Starbucks on the list of […]

Vintage rail posters to raise a fortune when they go on sale in New York

They are the images that recall another era – romantic posters advertising simple holidays in UK seaside […]

Stocks Climb In Solid Trade; Chipotle Gaps Up, Breaks Out

Stocks stepped higher in firm volume Tuesday on a generally positive swell of earnings and economic news. […]

Blake Lively Introduces E-Commerce Site In A Letter Where Every Sentence Is Weirder Than The One Before It

Celebrity Blake Lively has joined the likes of Gwyneth Paltrow and Jessica Alba and launched her own […]

What gives? Millionaires never retire

Millionaires are twice as likely to keep working in retirement than the broader population, according to a […]

Juventus’s French favourites

Following Patrice Evra’s move to Juventus this week, looks back on a long-standing history of French […]

'He's up for it': Ronnie Wood's wife Sally reveals plans for another Rolling Stones baby

THEY’VE BEEN married two years and Ronnie Wood’s wife Sally says she wants a baby. read more […]

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