Sunday, 23 November 2014

Latest News

  • Marion Barry, District Councilman and Former Mayor, Dies at 78

    20:30 | 23/11/14
    NBC4 Washington
    He later helped establish and run Pride, an inner-city help group. When Congress granted limited home rule to D.C., Barry won a first seat on the D.C. more»
  • Marion Barry dies; 4-term DC mayor the most powerful local politician of his ...

    20:26 | 23/11/14
    Washington Post
    In the turbulence of the 1960s, Mr. Barry had made his mark in the national capital: a young civil rights activist, streetwise and confrontational, with an “in-your-face” style that won the hearts and minds of thousands in the most depressed and ... more»
  • A bold move

    20:07 | 23/11/14
    Pueblo Chieftain
    That's the same fund that was disbanded in 2009. When it comes to carrying water for outside communities, the 1041 requires, “The adoption and maintenance of a financing mechanism similar to the Colorado Springs Stormwater Enterprise capable of ... more»
  • Names and Faces

    20:07 | 23/11/14
    Seacoastonline.com
    He comes to Stantec from Powerspan Corp., where he was instrumental in transitioning the company from an R&D firm to a commercial enterprise and leading the development of technologies for capturing carbon dioxide emissions from power plants. more»
  • Pre-owned home sales unexpectedly rise in Oct.

    19:56 | 23/11/14
    Albuquerque Journal
    A Coldwell Banker “Under Contract” sign stands outside a property in Washington, D.C. Purchases of previously owned U.S. homes unexpectedly rose in October to a one-year high as low borrowing costs helped sustain the recovery in residential real estate ... more»
  • Sunday Papers: Sun sets on Opec oil dominance

    19:56 | 23/11/14
    Citywire.co.uk
    Mail on Sunday: The Co-operative Bank is to be turfed out of former parent the Co-operative Group's stores more than six months early. more»
  • Seeking national park status for Craters

    19:56 | 23/11/14
    The Idaho Statesman
    Cole was born in New York City in 1885, and his family moved to the Mountain Home area in 1888. They moved to Boise and he later married Blanche Lore. more»
  • Business briefing, Sunday, Nov. 23

    19:56 | 23/11/14
    TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press
    Maslon Edelman Borman & Brand, Minneapolis, announced the additions of attorneys Allison Duerr, Erica Holzer, and Kristian Weir to the firm and the return of Melissa Muro LaMere to the firm's Litigation Group.... Maslon Edelman ... Gray Plant Mooty ... more»
  • FDI dips 16% to $2.45 bn in Sept

    19:52 | 23/11/14
    Hindu Business Line
    During the period, India received maximum FDI from Mauritius at $4.19 billion, followed by Singapore ($2.41 billion), the Netherlands ($1.97 billion), the US ($1.19 billion), Japan ($937 million) and UK ($842 million). more»
  • President Obama's immigration reform draws mixed reactions

    19:33 | 23/11/14
    The Pasadena Star-News
    John Husing, chief economist for the Inland Empire Economic Partnership, is clearly in the former camp. “Most of those people are probably already working anyway,” Husing said. more»
  • Five of 16 Listed China Banks Raise Deposit Rates to Cp

    19:33 | 23/11/14
    Bloomberg
    The five biggest listed lenders -- Industrial & Commercial Bank of China Ltd., China Construction Bank Corp., Agricultural Bank of China Ltd., Bank of China Ltd. and Bank of Communications Co. -- are offering 3 percent, ... squeeze banks' margins ... more»
  • FDI dips 16 pc to USD 2.45 bn in Sept

    19:30 | 23/11/14
    Business Standard
    During the period, India received maximum FDI from Mauritius at $4.19 billion, followed by Singapore ($2.41 billion), the Netherlands ($1.97 billion), the US ($1.19 billion), Japan ($937 million) and UK ($842 million). more»
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