Sunday, 31 May 2015

Latest News

  • Swiss franc overvalued but set to weaken -SNB chairman

    09:22 | 31/5/15
    Reuters UK
    15, sending the currency soaring and raising concerns about Switzerland's export-reliant economy. It has replaced the cap with negative interest rates and a charge on major cash deposits held with the central bank. more»
  • Glencairn Garden speaker to address plant diseases

    09:00 | 31/5/15
    The Herald
    C.T. Kirk, Latoya McDonald, Carlondo Brown, Myesha Watson, Monique Kirk, Porsche Smith, Jarrell Bowman, Leroy Jackson and Deidre Sanders, is designed to provide books to children ages 3-12 in York, Chester, and Lancaster counties. more»
  • Picture perfect islands in the sun

    08:15 | 31/5/15
    Fiji Times
    When the Fiji Government pondered on what image to put on the nation's first dollar note after independence, a few islands made the short list. more»
  • In the bandwidth-rich Kansas City market, Google's anti-piracy role is questioned

    08:03 | 31/5/15
    Kansas City Star
    Those companies say they're doing all that Congress requires to protect the entertainment industry against virtual property theft in the Digital Age. more»
  • Wenger tells Walcott to stay on

    08:03 | 31/5/15
    ESPN FC
    But, after scoring a hat trick against West Bromwich Albion last week, Wenger chose him against Aston Villa and saw the England international open the scoring in a 4-0 win. more»
  • CO2 emissions make historical drop under proposed rule

    07:52 | 31/5/15
    State Journal
    The West Virginia Public Service Commission has granted Appalachian Power Co. and Wheeling Power a rate increase of $123.457 million, or 9 percent, effective May 26. more»
  • Class of 2015 and Harker say 'goodbye' to UD

    07:41 | 31/5/15
    The News Journal
    Saturday's ceremony was a chance for the graduates and Harker, who is leaving July 1 to become president of the Federal Reserve Bank in Philadelphia, to say 'goodbye' to the place many called home. The 166th commencement nearly filled the 22,000-seat ... more»
  • Google, Inc.'s Android Allies Are Teaming Up With Microsoft Corporation (Again)

    07:41 | 31/5/15
    Motley Fool
    Simply put, Android is the world's largest OS, but Google is slowing losing control of it. Microsoft's upcoming launch of Windows 10, which will blur the lines between PCs and mobile devices, is also a threat to Android. more»
  • Solar plane soars above Pacific Ocean

    07:41 | 31/5/15
    3News
    The revolutionary Solar Impulse 2 aircraft has taken off for a six-day flight over the Pacific Ocean.  more»
  • ITT Educational Services (ESI) Stock | Soars Higher By 80%

    07:30 | 31/5/15
    Warrior Trading News
    The company's information technology programs include communications, network administration, network technology, software development, systems technology, and technical support; and electronics technology programs comprise communications ... more»
  • Flooded rivers don't faze some Houston-area residents

    07:30 | 31/5/15
    KATV
    He's also worried about the forecast of heavy rains - about 1 to 2 inches projected for the greater Houston area, according to the National Weather Service. But lead forecaster Scott Overpeck in the Houston office said the storms are expected to be ... more»
  • Nick Clegg 'on Russia ban list'

    07:30 | 31/5/15
    Worcester News
    Nick Clegg is among 89 European Union politicians and other senior figures who have been banned from entering Russia. The name of the former deputy prime minister reportedly appears on a confidential Russian "stop list" handed to the EU's ambassador ... more»
  • Flooding causes massive damage to Texas roads, bridges

    07:30 | 31/5/15
    Fort Worth Star Telegram
    Just east of Cleburne, a hole nearly big enough to swallow a car has opened up on County Road 704C, the result of raging flood waters that left the inner workings of a culvert and storm drainage pipe exposed. In Central Texas ... They already know the ... more»
  • Idea Exchange: Delhi air quality got worse over the last 10 years. But media ...

    07:18 | 31/5/15
    Financial Express
    Though we had 25% of the world's trade 300 years ago and our people ventured into 50 countries to do business, nobody converted the trade into a rule like the East India Company did. Coomi Kapoor: Indian cities are the most polluted in ... Priyadarshi ... more»
  • Disneyland's 60th anniversary celebration lights up night sky

    07:07 | 31/5/15
    Fresno Bee
    The parade includes characters from “Toy Story,” “The Little Mermaid,” “Beauty and the Beast,” “Monsters, Inc.” and others. ... You have projection mapping all over the park, including Small World, Fantasmic, Matterhorn, Main Street and the Castle. We ... more»