Sunday, 02 November 2014

NZX News

  • US health care unprepared for Ebola

    00:03 | 2/11/14
    Columbia Missourian
    Supplies, training and funds are all limited. And there are concerns ... any U.S. Ebola outbreak. He believes a small group of personnel at each hospital needs to know the best procedures, because sick people are likely to appear first at medium-size ... more»
  • The new face of B.C. wine: Why Chinese buyers are pouring into the Okanagan's ...

    23:07 | 1/11/14
    Financial Post
    Christa Frosch, a Vancouver-based sales representative at Sotheby's International Realty Canada, and one of a handful of winery specialists in Canada, is on the front lines of the emerging trend of the Okanagan's changing Chinese flavor. more»
  • Blackout hits Bangladesh as line from India fails

    22:23 | 1/11/14
    The blackout was caused by a "technical glitch" and swept across the impoverished and energy-starved South Asian nation at around noon, said Masum-Al-Beruni, managing director of the state-run Power Grid Company of Bangladesh Ltd. He did not ... more»
  • Obama's tormentors

    19:56 | 1/11/14
    President Obama's approval is around 44%, and barely 21% of Americans approve of the way the Republicans in Congress are handling their job. ... are taking place at a time of growing internal and international uncertainty about American leadership and ... more»
  • No SBCC Tennis Team

    19:45 | 1/11/14
    Santa Barbara Independent
    Let me explain why: In 2011, Santa Barbara City College hired a new athletic director (AD). The new AD had limited AD experience. more»
  • Master Gardeners help Nevadans, you can too

    19:11 | 1/11/14
    Reno Gazette Journal
    3 through April 2, at 4955 Energy Way in Reno. The training cost is $195 and includes expert seminars on ... The class, limited to 30 participants, will give you knowledge and support to succeed as an individual gardener and as an adviser to others. It ... more»
  • Because I Said So: Loss of family friend triggers fond neighborhood memories

    19:11 | 1/11/14
    On the outskirts of Wells, Maine, just before the Sanford town line, is my old neighborhood. It's a cluster of ... With a few hundred feet between each house, neighbors are neighbors in name only, as interaction with most is limited to a brief wave as ... more»
  • Vector Group's (VGR) CEO Howard Lorber on Q3 2014 Results - Earnings Call ...

    19:00 | 1/11/14
    Seeking Alpha (registration)
    Our Eagle 20 brand is now available on over 40,000 stores nationwide with only limited impact on Pyramid. We believe the price point for Eagle 20's is both competitive and sustainable and that the brand is positioned to continue to grow over the long-term. more»
  • Allsup: It's easy to save pumpkin seeds

    17:52 | 1/11/14
    Bloomington Pantagraph
    My knowledge of pumpkins was limited to growing them in a greenhouse as transplants for gardeners. ... I have listened as Mac Condil of the Great Pumpkin Patch took us on a tour of the amazing world of cucurbits at the Home, Lawn and Garden Show. more»
  • Shaheen reflects on past six years while looking ahead

    17:30 | 1/11/14
    Concord Monitor
    On election night in 2008 - when she won her first term to the U.S. Senate by defeating incumbent John E. Sununu - Shaheen said her priorities in Washington would be helping to craft a new energy policy and working to repair the nation's health care ... more»
  • Banking on capital to go global

    16:56 | 1/11/14
    Chinadaily USA
    But because of a high return rate for foreign capital in China and narrow channels for investment of its huge foreign exchange reserves, the return on China's outbound investment was minus $57.4 billion in 2012. Compared with the size of its economy ... more»
  • Our Social Networks

    16:56 | 1/11/14
    Scranton Times-Tribune
    11 and 25, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Allied Services, Morgan Highway. Visit or call .... Oakwood Terrace: community memory screenings and awareness-raising education, Mondays to Fridays 10 a.m. more»
  • School board chairman seeks re-election to 'finish mission'

    16:56 | 1/11/14
    Maryville Daily Times
    I'm a CPA (certified public accountant) by trade, and I enjoy the financial oversight and budget responsibilities of being a board member. more»
  • Alibaba Will Cut's Stock Price

    16:45 | 1/11/14
    Online-shopping sites like those operated by Alibaba Group Holding BABA -0.1316722374151727% Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. ADS U.S.: NYSE USD98.6 -0.13 -0.1316722374151727% /Date(1414789277733-0500)/ Volume (Delayed 15m) : 17982345 AFTER HOURS USD98.9 0.3 ... more»
  • Saucon Valley thumps Palisades for share of Colonial League football title ...

    16:22 | 1/11/14
    Allentown Morning Call
    In the first half of its game Friday night with Palisades, Saucon Valley - playing for a share of the Colonial League title and a District 11 playoff berth - ran up 254 yards and had 15 first downs. more»
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