Thomson flight from Tunisia diverted to Gatwick after ‘drunk’ woman attacks cabin crew with her prosthetic leg

The woman, said to be in her sixties, allegedly demanded ‘cigarettes and a parachute’ so she could […]



Madeira holidays: Jaw-dropping scenery, craggy cliffs and beautiful gardens, and it has a lot more to offer than its stunning landscape

There’s one thing that is often overlooked about this island with its undeniably impressive terrain, says Louise […]

Immobile: Lewandowski is the past

New Borussia Dortmund forward Ciro Immobile insists he has no qualms about filling the boots of Robert […]

Indian Hotel Chain Improves Online Sales with ERevMax

GreenPark Hotels & Resorts experiences higher occupancy and revenue through effective rate and inventory distribution with RateTiger […]

Workplace Guru Can Tell You How to Land a Job from What You Take in Your Coffee

Do you think you knew all the basic human resources questions hiring companies like to ask? What […]

You’re Not My Friend

Recently, someone I’ve never met introduced me in an email as “my good friend Adam.” A few […]

Suncor profit cut by 69% on oilsands writeoffs

Suncor Energy Inc. said Wednesday its net income during the second quarter dropped by more than two […]

Daily FIFA Predictor returns

After a two-month break for Brazil 2014 it’s time to get back to Club football with our […]

ARGENTINE STOCKS CRASH

Argentina’s stock market is tanking after the country last night said it would voluntarily default on $1.3 […]

Extended Stay America Second Quarter 2014 Revenue Increased 9.6%

Revenue increased 9.6% to $321.9 million – RevPAR grew 9.4% to $45.69 read more >>> Source: HotelNewsresource.Com

Can You Trademark a Sound?

The short answer is yes, but that wasn’t always the case. Using sound as a unique identifier […]

1 in 44 Torontonians is a millionaire — and that doesn’t include home values

Toronto has the 15th highest concentration of millionaires in the world, according to recent number-crunching by a […]

DOW DOWN 200 (DIA, SPX, SPY, QQQ, WFM, YELP, SSNLF)

Stocks have opened the final trading day of the month in the red. The Dow is down […]

Amsterdam is the European Destination of Choice This Summer

Amsterdam is proving to be the European destination of choice this summer with hotel committed occupancy in […]

Swansea start talks over new Ki deal

Swansea City start negotiations with South Korea midfielder Ki Sung-Yeung to extend his stay at the Liberty […]

Innovation: United We Stand, Divided We Fall

Having a farming background and being a successful entrepreneur has given me a unique perspective on innovation. […]

Diamond Resorts International, Inc. Quarter 2014 Total Revenue Up 20.2%

otal revenue increased $35.1 million, or 20.2%, to $209.0 million for the second quarter of 2014 from […]

Beyonce’s Father Is Teaching A Course On How To Be The Next Beyonce

Do you want to be the next Beyonce? Shhh, no need to answer that, it was a […]

What You Should Learn From OkCupid’s Experiment

OkCupid has become infamous for their studies on user behavior, giving singles insight into what works best […]

Dark net drugs ads have ‘doubled’

An investigation by the BBC indicates that the number of listings advertising illegal drugs sales on the […]

Loop-the-loops, barrel rolls and 200mph plunges! Stomach-churning insight to being a daredevil in the skies with Air Force pilot

It is the ultimate high-octane race, around a terrifying track in the skies, and one brave reporter […]

Herrera: My confidence is increasing

Ander Herrera could not be happier with the start he has made to life as a Manchester […]

Adidas warns on profits and Russia

Adidas shares tumble after the sportswear maker issues a profit warning and says it will open fewer […]

Yes, Stocks Could Drop 50%

After meandering higher for most of the year, the stock market is now sputtering. That’s triggering chatter […]

Best and worst cities for CD rates

Rates on certificates of deposit are drifting through the summer doldrums. The Bankrate national average CD rates […]

Tesla partners with Panasonic for $5B Gigafactory battery plant

Electric car manufacturer Tesla is to partner with Japanese electronics giant Panasonic to build a $5-billion battery […]

Shooting Near The Chicago Board Of Trade

There’s been a shooting in the Bank of America building near the Chicago Board of Trade, the […]

Singer-Songwriter Eli Lieb On ‘Zeppelin’ And Being An Openly Gay Artist In Today’s Music World

It’s hard to believe it’s already been a year since Eli Lieb earned a permanent spot on […]

Natixis net profit rises 29 pct, confirms wound up bad bank

PARIS, July 31 (Reuters) – French bank Natixis reported second-quarter net profit rose 29 percent to 33 […]

Supercomputers to giant lasers: Inside Livermore

Lawrence Livermore is reaching out to private industry amid a race for talent and ideas to solve […]

Major Indexes Extend Losses; S&P 500 Breaks 50-Day Line

Stocks lost more ground near the midpoint of Thursday’s session. They had been under pressure from the […]

REPORT: France’s Iliad Makes Offer For T-Mobile, Shares Spike (TMUS, S)

T-Mobile spiked higher after The Wall Street Journal reported that it received a buyout offer from France’s […]

UPDATE 2-GE credit card unit Synchrony makes muted debut on NYSE

* GE retains 85 pct stake (Adds analysts’ comments, details) read more >>> Source: Reuters

Israeli Iron Dome firms ‘hacked’

The BBC has seen evidence that appears to confirm hackers stole secret military documents from two Israeli […]

Visit the Fictional Summer Camps You Always Wished You Could Attend

My biggest childhood regret is that I never attended a sleepaway camp. It looked like so much […]

Verbier Festival draws the elites – and music lovers too

VERBIER Switzerland (Reuters) – There are thousands of music festivals around Europe every summer, but only one […]

GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares slide as Wall St tumbles; U.S. Treasuries yields rise

* European shares hit 2-week low as worries about U.S. monetary policy hit sentiment read more >>> […]

A night with Lady Mary! Online auction offering the rare chance to stay at Downton Abbey

MANY OF the actors in Downton Abbey are well-known philanthropists and it would seem so are the […]

A Formerly Naughty Cosmo Girl Finds Monaco As Delicious As Ever – Even As A Grown-Up

To awaken the hibernating Cosmo girl in me and flirt with an elegant Monegasque – whose name […]

Maple Leaf Foods posts Q2 loss

Higher prices for fresh pork and bacon helped push up sales at Maple Leaf Foods in the […]

The Interesting Story Of How TMZ Got The Name TMZ

In November 2005, lawyer-turned-journalist Harvey Levin debuted his celebrity news website, TMZ. While the letters “TMZ” have […]

Conference to allow 3G pitch use

The Football Conference announce 3G pitches will be allowed in all three divisions from the start of […]

UPDATE 2-Shaw Comms to pay $830 mln for data center company ViaWest

(Adds credit rating agency comment, conference call details, share price reaction) read more >>> Source: Reuters

Researchers eye vision-correcting displays for devices

Researchers at the MIT Media Lab and University of California at Berkeley say the technology could improve […]

REFILE-UPDATE 1-BES edges closer to state aid as investors baulk at losses

LISBON/LONDON, July 31 (Reuters) – Banco Espirito Santo’s hopes of raising capital without taking state aid suffered […]

Dermendzhiev succeeds Stoev as Ludogorets coach

PFC Ludogorets Razgrad have reacted to their goalless first-leg draw against FK Partizan by dismissing coach Stoicho […]

Brent hugs $106 on increased supply, low demand

Brent crude fell towards $106 as higher OPEC output and disappointing demand outweighed tensions in the Middle […]

(VIDEO) SpotXchange Sells Majority Stake to European Broadcaster RTL for $300 Million

SpotXchange, the video ad tech company that provides a technology platform for publishers and broadcasters to sell […]

Noooo! Experts say $63 million Ferrari is a fake!

It could be the world’s most expensive fake. A 1962 Ferrari GTO is being offered for $63 […]

Neymar: I’ll be 100 per cent for Barça

Neymar expects to be 100 per cent fit for Barcelona by the time the new Spanish La […]

Li Na out of US Open with knee injury

Two-time Grand Slam title winner Li Na of China is ruled out of next month’s US Open […]

Keep On Keepin’ On, Alan Hicks’ First Film Screens at the Hamptons International Film Festival Summerdocs

The documentary’s catchy title, Keep On Keepin’ On, comes from the legendary trumpeter Clark Terry, now 94, […]

Assaults on teachers top 90 a day

There were over 90 assaults on teachers by pupils in England each school day last year, official […]

Why Most Of This College’s Engineering Students Are Women

In 2013, only 19 percent of fresh-faced college graduates with engineering degrees were women, according to the […]

The 60 Weirdest Things You Didn’t Know About Your Favorite TV Shows

Use these to impress your next TV date. Whether you watch it every week or binge it […]

EU watchdog gives warns banks on retailing CoCos

LONDON, July 31 (Reuters) – Banks in the European Union should think hard before offering consumers hybrid […]

Floating snowflake hotel planned in Norway with perfect view of Northern Lights

The five-star hotel will float in the fjords near Tromso, within the Arctic Circle, so guests have […]

Hackers can tap USB devices in new attacks, researcher warns

BOSTON (Reuters) – USB devices such as keyboards, thumb-drives and mice can be used to hack into […]

Argentina blames US for debt default

Argentina blames the US for its default, calling the mediator in debt negotiations which ended in failure […]

Get On Up: James Brown on the Big Screen

The movie Get On Up — a big screen full feature — is the biopic on the […]

Gatwick bag handling firm dropped

Leisure airline Monarch terminates its contract with Swissport, one of the baggage-handling companies at Gatwick airport, after […]

Does Online Privacy Exist on Social Networks? 57 Percent Don’t Think So

Almost three-fourths of Americans worry about how much personal information is available online, and more than half […]

Worst California drought crisis spreads

New data reveals California’s crippling drought conditions have never been worse. NBCNews reports. read more >>> Source: […]

Renard takes Côte d’Ivoire reins

Herve Renard has been appointed as Côte d’Ivoire’s new coach, replacing Sabri Lamouchi and returning to manage […]

Rose signs five-year Tottenham deal

Tottenham left-back Danny Rose signs a new contract to tie him to the Premier League club until […]

T-Mobile leads industry in subscriber additions

(Reuters) – T-Mobile US Inc on Thursday posted its first net profit in a year, raised its […]

NBC News Reporter Gets Stung By Hundreds Of Mosquitos On Air

Why would anyone stick their arm into a box containing 5,000 mosquitos? All in the name of […]

Mission Goodwood! Tom Cruise and Zara Phillips debut their finery for a day at the races

ONE’S A HOLLYWOOD star and the other’s a member of Royalty, but both Tom Cruise and Zara […]

Gatwick chaos: Airline axes baggage handler Swissport after extended delays

Carrier and tour operator Monarch Airlines is understood to have axed contracts with Swissport, the baggage handling […]

Chelsea’s Kakuta joins Vallecano

Chelsea midfielder Gael Kakuta joins Spanish side Rayo Vallecano on a season-long loan deal. read more >>> […]

WWE slams workers by axing 7% of jobs

World Wrestling Entertainment is known for its bone-crushing body slams, but now the company is slamming its […]

Seychelles forced to forfeit match

Seychelles cancel and forfeit Saturday’s 2015 Nations Cup qualifier against Sierra Leone because of fears over the […]

Colosseum for Days

Close the doors, you don’t live in the Colosseum… When I was a little girl, my parents […]

Manchester United's £28m star signing Ander Herrera delighted with life at Old Trafford

MANCHESTER UNITED new boy Ander Herrera couldn’t be happier with the start he has made to life […]

Midwest business activity at 13-month low in July

The pace of business activity in the U.S. Midwest in July sank to its slowest level since […]

Wall Street wants tax holiday to be a QE4

A tax holiday could juice stock prices just as the Federal Reserve is unwinding its quantitative easing […]

Wild Galapagos Photo Tips From Jonathan Green

Written By Kensington Tours Explorer-in-Residence Jonathan Green Undoubtedly one of the most exciting wildlife and photography destinations […]

Samsung Galaxy S5 mini release date, price and specs: On sale 7 August

The SamsungGalaxy S5 is here but where is that now classic mini version of the flagshipsmartphone which […]

Last song written by late Bee Gee Robin Gibb to be released

THE final song to be written by the late Robin Gibb, recorded in a bedroom using an […]

UPDATE 2-Russian assets erase gains as sanctions, global sentiment weigh

MOSCOW, July 31 (Reuters) – Russian stock indexes erased early gains on Thursday, falling into the red […]

Sony warns smartphone weakness will brake profit progress after first-quarter surge

TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s Sony Corp warned it doesn’t now expect to make money on smartphones this […]

Smartphone management flaws puts users at risk, researchers say

VIENNA (Reuters) – Security researchers have revealed two separate threats this week they say could put up […]

Eurozone inflation rate drops further in July

The inflation rate in the 18-nation eurozone dropped again in July, official data showed Thursday, likely adding […]

Argentine peso falls 4.4 pct to 12.95 per dlr on informal “blue” market

BUENOS AIRES, July 31 (Reuters) – Argentina’s peso slumped 4.4 percent to 12.95 per U.S. dollar on […]

Golf’s youth problem: Millennials aren’t playing

The good news: Many young adults haven’t left the game completely—they just want a cheaper, more engaging […]

Minister wants end to animal testing

Norman Baker – the minister in charge of regulating animal experiments – tells the BBC he wants […]

IMF calls on Canada to hike energy taxes, cut income taxes

The International Monetary Fund says Canada and other countries can improve their economies and environment by hiking […]

European Court: Russia Must Pay Yukos Shareholders 1.9 Billion Euros

Europe’s top human rights court awarded shareholders in Yukos 1.9 billion euros [$2.6 billion] in damages on […]

UK oil product imports exceed exports for first time in 30 years

LONDON, July 31 (Reuters) – Britain imported more oil products than it exported last year for the […]

Teachers May Not Want To Reduce Number Of Out-Of-School Suspensions, Survey Suggests

Many school superintendents say they want to reduce the numbers of school suspensions for students, but teachers […]

Backoff! Feds warn stores about undetectable malware

The Department Of Homeland Security warned about the “Backoff” virus that can steal payment card information. read […]

Does a Tweet Make a Difference?

As I moderated #caedchat on June 8, I tipped over the 10K mark for tweets. What?! 10K? […]

Argentina Defaults Again on Debt

Argentina has defaulted on its debt for the second time in 13 years. Argentina negotiators failed late […]

UPDATE 3-Sierra Leone declares emergency as Ebola death toll hits 729

* President orders troops to quarantine outbreak epicentres read more >>> Source: Reuters

FOREX-Dollar gains slightly after U.S. jobs data stokes optimism

* Traders eye nonfarm payrolls growth (Updates prices, adds comments; changes dateline; previous LONDON) read more >>> […]

Barrick Gold has $269M loss on weak gold, copper prices

Barrick Gold Corp. had a $269-million net loss on lower earnings in the second quarter, in part […]

Live your retirement dream today: Lessons gleaned from a year-long sailing trip

John Schulman and Cassandra Bluethner decided to speed up a retirement dream and take off on a […]

Higher oil prices lift Exxon profit; production sags

ExxonMobil reported a stronger-than-expected profit on Thursday as higher prices for its crude and natural gas offset […]

Why Samsung’s $6B take left investors unhappy

Samsung earned $6.1 billion last quarter but investors were dissatisfied, sending its share price down 4 per […]

UPDATE 1-3D Systems profit misses estimates as costs jump

July 31 (Reuters) – 3D Systems Corp’s quarterly profit missed analysts’ expectation as higher costs ate into […]

Jobs, Manufacturing Hurt Stocks; 3D Systems, KapStone Slide

Stocks buckled early Thursday under a heavy load of disappointing economic news. The Nasdaq axed off 1.1%. […]

China Investigates Powerful Former Security Chief

The public in China is welcoming the Communist Party’s decision to investigate one of the country’s once […]

Is Medicare really healthier?

The Medicare Trustees’ report says that solvency of the program has improved, but a top health care […]

EUR/USD: Trading the US Non-Farm Employment Change

US Non-Farm Employment Change measures the change in the number of newly employed people in the US, […]

Why FX Gives Louis CK Way More Freedom Than HBO Ever Would

In 2006, comedian Louis C.K. had an ill-fated HBO sitcom titled “Lucky Louie.” It was the network’s […]

Ronnie Wood pens poignant message to cancer stricken Rolling Stones fan

ROLLING Stones legend Ronnie Wood has sent a handwritten message to a lifelong fan who was recently […]

‘Toilet phone’ teacher gets life ban

A teacher is banned from the profession for life for setting his mobile phone to record in […]

In Time for the Scottish Referendum, the Battle of Bannockburn Gets a Facelift

The Scottish first fought for independence from the English in the 13th century, and they’re still rearing […]

Argentina’s Merval index falls 1.1 percent in opening trades – data

BUENOS AIRES, July 31 (Reuters) – Argentina’s blue chip Merval index fell 1.1 percent to 8819.99 in […]

US STOCKS-Wall St tumbles; Dow, S&P turn negative for July

* Indexes down: Dow 0.7 pct, S&P 0.8 pct, Nasdaq 0.9 pct (Updates to open, adds Chicago […]

Not for sale! Mourinho plans Fernando Torres stay following Romelu Lukaku exit

JOSE MOURINHO insists former Liverpool striker Fernando Torres will remain at Chelsea following Romelu Lukaku’s Everton move. […]

The local view: Best Player in Europe contenders

UEFA.com calls on its network of correspondents across the continent for a spot of local insight on […]

UPDATE 2-Metso earnings propel shares to 3-month high

* Shares rise 9 percent (Adds comments, background, updates shares) read more >>> Source: Reuters

L-3 Communications fires four for misconduct in aerospace unit

(Reuters) – L-3 Communications Holdings Inc said it fired four employees as part of an ongoing internal […]

Wisconsin upholds anti-collective bargaining law

The Wisconsin Supreme Court upheld a 2011 law that effectively stops collective bargaining for most public employees. […]

Russia told to pay Yukos investors

Russia is ordered to pay about $2.5bn to former shareholders in defunct oil group Yukos by the […]

Tiempo Libre brings a Cuban twist to J.S. Bach

In 1995, life in Cuba was really getting to Jorge Gomez. “We didn’t have food or money […]

Promote a Passion for Psychology With College Scholarships

These awards help pay for everything from writing research papers to attending conferences. read more >>> Source: […]

In Transit Blog: A New Volunteer Program for L.G.B.T. Travelers

Global Volunteers, a non-profit organization providing aid to communities around the world with the assistance of short-term […]

The Promise of a Great School Leader

By Kristy Sullivan We know great teachers are important: Research—not to mention our own school experiences—tells us […]

Belmond Ltd. Second Quarter 2014 Revenues Up 3%

Total revenue in the second quarter of 2014 was $178.0 million, up $5.1 million or 3% from […]

Blackberry BBM now fully available on Windows Phone

BlackBerry said BBM for Windows retains the native user experience and modern design of the Windows UI. […]

Zebra, NFL up ante on player stats via RFID system

RFID transmitters will be placed inside shoulder pads to track player position, speed and distance during Thursday […]

Update: A Delicately Managed Face-Lift for a Paris Beauty

At the Hôtel Plaza Athénée, a “soft” reopening after a 10-month expansion and renovation. read more >>> […]

'Sex is very important': Richard Madeley reveals the secret to his long marriage to Judy

THEY HAVE one of the strongest marriages in showbiz. read more >>> Source: The Daily Express

Paris porno cinema makes lone stand against the Web

PARIS (Reuters) – In a shabby cinema tucked away in a backstreet of central Paris, a crowd […]

Target appoints former Pepsi exec as CEO

Target appointed new CEO Brian Cornell in hopes of a revival after its credit card breach and […]

Elusive Van Morrison headlines 50th Cambridge Folk Festival

CAMBRIDGE (Reuters) – When Cambridge City Council decided to hold a music festival in the historic English […]

Microsoft’s latest datacenter project started with $6 million in land

Microsoft’s latest data center project looks like a solid win for the community. read more >>> Source: […]

The WWE Isn’t Anywhere Close To Its Subscriber Goals, And Now It’s Axing 7% Of Its Staff (WWE)

World Wrestling Entertainment’s big bet on a streaming online video network is bleeding money, and now the […]

Utah Education Blogger Says He Was Fired For ‘Promoting A Gay Agenda’ After Writing About Homophones

An education blogger in Utah is out of a job today after writing a blog post explaining […]

S Leone declares Ebola emergency

Sierra Leone’s president declares a public health emergency to curb the deadly Ebola outbreak and order epicentres […]

36 Hours in Green Bay, Wis.

There’s more to this town of 100,000 than just the Packers. Green Bay boasts everything from craft […]

Pursuits: Taking Your Teenagers to Kyoto

A family of four adjusts to the rhythms of a new culture, with the two younger ones […]

Scientists Finally Know Why The Moon Is Shaped Like A Lemon

Scientists say they have finally discovered why the moon is shaped a bit like a lemon — […]

Here’s How Groot And Rocket Raccoon Look Without Visual Effects In ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy’

“Guardians of the Galaxy” hits theaters Friday and is expected to have a huge $70 million-plus opening […]

Bid to stop Iran web name seizure

Bomb victims’ families make legal attempt to seize entire Iranian, Syrian and North Korean web space. read […]

Q&A: Surrounded by ‘code halos’? Here’s how your IT organization can embrace this new religion

Every bit of digital information popping up in the cloud and Internet of things holds data meaningful […]

Social, cloud feel a little bubbly: Oracle chair

Silicon Valley is “alive and well,” but the level of prosperity depends on the tech sector, Oracle […]

Calm Between The Storms

This Thursday shall serve as the calm between the storms following yesterday’s FOMC meeting and Q2 US […]

‘Tolkien’s tree’ to get the chop

A 215-year-old tree thought to have inspired JRR Tolkien during the author’s time in Oxford is to […]

This Cute Shirt Could Make Your Child Smarter

A new campaign from the early childhood initiative Too Small To Fail is using clever T-shirts to […]

Canada’s economy expands in May for 5th straight month

Canada’s economy expanded by 0.4 per cent in May, a sharp improvement from 0.1 per cent the […]

Argentina Default Hits Futures; OpenText Spikes, Grifols Dives

Stock futures dove deep ahead of Thursday’s open as investors worked to gauge the impact of Argentina’s […]

Panasonic confirms factory deal with Tesla

Panasonic confirmed that it would invest an unspecified amount in Tesla’s upcoming lithium-ion car battery factory. read […]

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