Saturday, 20 September 2014

North America

  • Britain needs a spot of Canada

    20:06 | 20/9/14
    Waterloo Record
    Canada has devoted enormous time, energy and resources over the past 50 years to providing Quebec with a more comfortable home within the federation. more»
  • Return of Footscray in VFL bringing unexpected benefits for Bulldogs

    19:52 | 20/9/14
    The Age
    As a former footballer, at the same club no less, Simon Garlick would seemingly be a chief executive whose understanding of his own club's supporters was as strong as his financial and strategic acumen. But the impact of the Western Bulldogs' ... "That ... more»
  • Jury verdict could impact oil industry

    19:52 | 20/9/14
    Bismarck Tribune
    Deadwood Canyon Ranch LLP sued Fidelity Exploration & Production Co., an affiliate of Bismarck-based MDU Resources Group Inc., in October 2010, claiming $3 million in damages for breach of contract and damages to its property as a result of two wells ... more»
North America Snapshot
Nasdaq Composite4,6064,6114,5634,580140.30%
S&P 5002,0132,0192,0072,01010.05%
DJ Industrial Average17,26717,35117,25717,280140.08%
VALUE LINE INDEX4,5884,5924,5364,547340.75%
TSX COMPOSITE INDEX15,46115,46115,23815,2652001.29%
Russell 2000 Index1,1621,1641,1431,147121.07%
Latest News
  • Journal Poll: Voters down on Obamacare

    18:00 | 20/9/14
    Albuquerque Journal
    Journal pollster Brian Sanderoff, president of Research & Polling Inc., said widely publicized Obamacare problems, such as the problematic insurance exchange websites affecting enrollment and complaints about the coverage mandates, may have soured some ... more»
  • Why You Should Invest In Water For Income

    18:00 | 20/9/14
    Seeking Alpha (registration)
    While these companies all yield less than 3%, they have stellar histories of consistent dividend reliability and growth. American Water Works offers an attractive history of dividend increases and a below average payout ratio. It is therefore the class ... more»
  • Dixon to consider Open Government Ordinance

    17:48 | 20/9/14
    Up for discussion are two Master Facilities Agreement Amendments with Stantec Consulting Services, Inc. The first is to perform Water Conservation Plan preparation services; the second to perform Wastewater Treatment Facility Improvements Project ... more»
  • The return of German militarism and the tasks of the Partei für Soziale ...

    17:15 | 20/9/14
    World Socialist Web Site
    Germany had to “use its growing influence” to “newly orient” NATO's future direction. [1]. 12. Immediately after the federal election in September 2013, President Gauck went on the offensive for this new strategy. more»
  • "Support our Troops" 5K is slated for Sunday

    16:59 | 20/9/14
    Sunbury Daily Item
    Wiest and Walsh decided to raise awareness and money for the Pennsylvania Wounded Warriors fund. All proceeds will benefit the cause, Wiest said. more»
  • Larry Ellison's Retirement Job: Tackling Hadoop

    16:52 | 20/9/14
    Over the next six months, the shares may find a bid as value investors defend the cash flow and cash returns, backed by a fairly inexpensive stock. more»
  • Fort Gibson takes the one point win over Wagoner during week three of high ...

    16:41 | 20/9/14
    The Tigers (3-0) snapped a nine-game losing streak to the Bulldogs and trailed 35-21 with 5:28 left after Wagoner's A.J. more»
  • Mexico struggles to return order to Los Cabos

    16:41 | 20/9/14
    Lynchburg News and Advance
    Maria del Carmen Araiza washes clothes in a concrete wash basin next to what remains of her neighbors' homes destroyed when Hurricane Odile roared over San Jose de los Cabos, Mexico, Thursday, Sept. more»
  • I-Team: New study confirms deadly guardrail dangers exist

    16:18 | 20/9/14
    This is how the ET-Plus is supposed to work: the force of the crash feeds the W-shaped guardrail into the end terminal, where it gets flattened into a ribbon of steel, curling off to the side. more»
  • 5 ways to protect yourself from data breaches

    16:07 | 20/9/14
    Many are for fake sites that try to steal bank information or passwords. "Avoid these entirely," Young says. If an email looks credible, ... Credit reports are available for free, from each of the three national credit reporting agencies - Equifax ... more»
  • 'They call me Super Papi': David Ortiz (who else?) powers Red Sox to win

    15:56 | 20/9/14
    Boston Herald
    The record will show that Yoenis Cespedes went deep, too, and touted rookie Mookie Betts collected two more hits. Rookie shortstop Xander Bogaerts made another costly throwing error, allowing the tying run to score in the seventh ... But the Red Sox ... more»
  • Liberty Utilities to acquire water company

    15:53 | 20/9/14
    Victorville Daily Press
    Western Water is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Carlyle Infrastructure, part of Washington, D.C.-based The Carlyle Group. Algonquin Power & Utilities is based in Oakville, Ontario, Canada. Liberty Utilities would assume ... “Liberty Utilities provides ... more»
  • Door open for Putin at G20

    15:33 | 20/9/14
    The Australian
    VLADIMIR Putin will be invited to the G20 summit in Brisbane later this year despite Australia's strong criticism of Russia's support for separatist rebels in Ukraine suspected of downing flight MH17. more»
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