Crawling the world for the latest news headlines 24x7x365.

Top News Wires

» Auto updated continuously

 2015-03-27 12:42   

AP

[ US News ]

  Senate's Harry Reid announces he won't seek re-election...[ + ]

WASHINGTON AP -- Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid, the wily Nevadan who dominated the Senate for a decade from the minority to the majority and back again, announced Friday he will retire after five terms.....



 2015-03-27 12:41   

Reuters

  BRIEF-Axelero FY net income rises to 1.9 million euros...[ + ]

March 27 (Reuters) - Axelero SpA :* Reports full year net income of 1.9 million euros ($2.07million) versus 1.4 million euros a year agoSource text for Eikon: Further company coverage: ($1 = 0.9195...



 2015-03-27 12:41   

AP

[ Big Story ]

  A-Rod cousin set to plead guilty in Florida steroids case...[ + ]

MIAMI (AP) A guilty plea is set for a cousin of New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez in the federal investigation into performance-enhancing drugs illegally provided to athletes through a South Florida clinic. U.S. District Judge Cecilia M. Altonaga sche...



 2015-03-27 12:41   

Reuters

  EU to grow more reliant on gas imports, Russia supply seen flat: BP...[ + ]

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Europe's reliance on imports of natural gas is likely to rise from half to three quarters over the next two decades and Russia will continue to supply around 30 percent of EU needs,...



 2015-03-27 12:40   

Reuters

  Brazil's Itau Unibanco increases capital to boost liquidity...[ + ]

SAO PAULO, March 27 (Reuters) - The board of Itau UnibancoHolding SA, Brazil's largest bank by market value,approved a capital increase to boost liquidity of its shares andgenerate value for investors,...



 2015-03-27 12:40   

Reuters

  Greece's lenders to discuss reforms list on Friday...[ + ]

ATHENS, March 27 (Reuters) - Greece's European Union and IMFlenders, informally called the Brussels Group, will startdiscussing on Friday a list of reforms being submitted by theGreek government, a...



 2015-03-27 12:40   

UPI

  Woman indicted for stealing funds from Boston Marathon victims...[ + ]

Amy R. ConnollyBOSTON, March 27 (UPI) -- A woman was indicted on charges she stole money from a fund set up for victims of the Boston Marathon bombing. Joanna Leigh denies the allegation....



 2015-03-27 12:40   

UPI

  Woman indicted for stealing funds for Boston Marathon victims...[ + ]

Amy R. ConnollyBOSTON, March 27 (UPI) -- A woman was indicted on charges she stole money from a fund set up for victims of the Boston Marathon bombing. Joanna Leigh denies the allegation....



 2015-03-27 12:39   

Reuters

  Central banks slow reductions of U.S. Treasuries holdings -Fed data...[ + ]

NEW YORK, March 27 (Reuters) - Foreign central banks reducedtheir U.S. Treasuries ownership more slowly in the latest week,although it was enough to bring their Treasuries holdings at theFederal Reserve...



 2015-03-27 12:39   

Reuters

  Austria won't leave Carinthia in lurch over Heta: Schelling...[ + ]

VIENNA (Reuters) - Austria's federal government will not leave the province of Carinthia in the lurch over its more than 10 billion euros ($11 billion) debt guarantees for bad bank Heta, Finance Minister...



 2015-03-27 12:39   

Reuters

  UPDATE 1-Ohr Pharma's eye drug fails in mid-stage study, shares plunge...[ + ]

(Adds conference call details; updates shares)March 27 (Reuters) - Ohr Pharmaceutical Inc saidits experimental eye drug failed the main goal in a mid-stagestudy as a combination therapy, wiping out...



 2015-03-27 12:38   

Reuters

  In among the robots, veteran Toyota staffer says manual labour is key to success...[ + ]

TOYOTA CITY, Japan, March 27 (Reuters) - In a corner ofToyota's oldest factory, the Japanese carmaker's longest-servingemployee preaches the benefits of craftsmanship, saying manuallabour is the key...



 2015-03-27 12:38   

UPI

  Piano mysteriously appears in Santa Monica Mountains...[ + ]

Ben HooperTOPANGA, Calif., March 27 (UPI) -- A musical mystery is unfolding in California's Santa Monica Mountains as a piano appeared without explanation at a lookout point 2 miles from the nearest road....



 2015-03-27 12:38   

Reuters

  Dow Chemical to sell most chlorine assets in $5 billion deal...[ + ]

(Reuters) - Dow Chemical Co said it would separate most of its chlorine business and sell it to smaller rival Olin Corp in a tax-efficient deal valued at about $5 billion.The...



 2015-03-27 12:38   

AP

[ Big Story ]

  White House unveils plan to fight antibiotic-resistant germs...[ + ]

WASHINGTON (AP) The White House is announcing a five-year plan to fight the threat posed by antibiotic-resistant germs. It's an effort to fight the fact that once-treatable germs can kill. Repeated exposure to antibiotics can lead germs to become res...



 2015-03-27 12:37   

Reuters

[ Business ]

  U.S. GDP unrevised at 2.2 percent in fourth quarter; corporate profits fall...[ + ]

WASHINGTON, March 27 (Reuters) - U.S. economic growth cooled in the fourth quarter as previously estimated, with businesses throttling back on inventory and equipment investment but robust consumer spending...



 2015-03-27 12:36   

Reuters

  UPDATE 1-Austria won't leave Carinthia in lurch over Heta - Schelling...[ + ]

(Adds quotes and background)VIENNA, March 27 (Reuters) - Austria's federal governmentwill not leave the province of Carinthia in the lurch over itsmore than 10 billion euros ($11 billion) debt guarantees...



 2015-03-27 12:35   

AP

[ Big Story ]

  US economic growth rate stays at 2.2 percent in Q4...[ + ]

WASHINGTON (AP) U.S. economic growth slowed in the fourth quarter and economists are looking for an even weaker showing in the first quarter as severe winter weather takes a toll on the economy. But the slowdown is expected to be short-lived. Stronger gr...



 2015-03-27 12:35   

AP

[ Top International ]

  European air authority recommends 2 crew in cockpit...[ + ]

COPENHAGEN, Denmark AP -- The European Union's aviation safety agency recommended Friday that airlines always have two people in the cockpit of a flying aircraft after it emerged that the co-pilot of Germanwings Flight 9525 had apparently locked himself i...



 2015-03-27 12:34   

Reuters Canada

  U.S. GDP unrevised at 2.2 percent in fourth quarter; corporate profits fall...[ + ]

WASHINGTON, March 27 (Reuters) - U.S. economic growth cooled in the fourth quarter as previously estimated, with businesses throttling back on inventory and equipment investment but robust consumer spending...



 2015-03-27 12:34   

AP

[ Big Story ]

  About 1,000 workers fired from South African power plant...[ + ]

JOHANNESBURG (AP) South Africa's state-owned power utility says that following an illegal strike about 1,000 construction workers have been fired, halting work at an already delayed but much needed power plant. Eskom spokesman Khulu Phasiwe said Frid...



 2015-03-27 12:34   

Reuters

  Top U.S. Senate Democrat Harry Reid to retire after 2016...[ + ]

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid said on Friday he will not seek re-election next year, leaving Congress after 30 years and complicating Democrats' efforts to retake control...



 2015-03-27 12:32   

AP

[ Big Story ]

  US economy slowed to 2.2 percent annualized growth in fourth quarter...[ + ]

WASHINGTON (AP) US economy slowed to 2.2 percent annualized growth in fourth quarter ....



 2015-03-27 12:32   

AP

[ Big Story ]

  Museum's 'Little Syria' exhibit going to Ellis Island...[ + ]

DETROIT (AP) The Arab American National Museum is sending its exhibition about one of the earliest Arab-American settlements to Ellis Island. The ...



 2015-03-27 12:31   

Reuters

  UPDATE 1-Top U.S. Senate Democrat Harry Reid to retire after 2016...[ + ]

(Adds reaction, background)By Susan HeaveyWASHINGTON, March 27 (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Democraticleader Harry Reid said on Friday he will not seek re-electionnext year, leaving Congress after 30 years...



 2015-03-27 12:31   

Reuters

  BRIEF-Inmobiliaria Carso files for approval to acquire Realia -regulator...[ + ]

March 27 (Reuters) - Comision Nacional del Mercado deValores CNMV:* Inmobiliaria Carso files for approval to acquire RealiaBusinessSource text for Eikon:Further company coverage: (Gdynia Newsr...



 2015-03-27 12:30   

Reuters

  New Czech gaming law faces delay, tax still to rise...[ + ]

PRAGUE (Reuters) - A new Czech law that will sharply raise taxes on betting companies could be delayed by up to one year until 2017, although the finance ministry is preparing a smaller tax rise until...



 2015-03-27 12:30   

UPI

  Fla. lawmakers move polluter-pay oil bill...[ + ]

Daniel J. GraeberWASHINGTON, March 27 (UPI) -- With reserves on tap in Latin America, two Florida congressmen introduced a bill that would force companies to pay for oil cleanup on U.S. soil....



 2015-03-27 12:30   

AP

[ Big Story ]

  Game show is lottery, Monopoly combo; Billy Gardell hosts...[ + ]

LOS ANGELES (AP) It sounds like a Swiss Army knife version of a TV game show: a combination of a venerable board game, state lotteries, Las Vegas and seasoned comedian Billy Gardell as host. The result is ...



 2015-03-27 12:30   

Reuters

  TABLE-U.S. Q4 corporate profits fall 1.6 pct...[ + ]

March 27 (Reuters) - Commerce Department's Bureau of EconomicAnalysis estimates of profits by U.S. corporations, withcomparisons. Data are in seasonally adjusted percent changes.Q4'14 Q3'14 (Prev)...



History of Top News Wires
• Sources this section: AFP, Associated Press, Reuters, UPI


Page 14 of 3334
Goto Page:   9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 |

<< Prev | First | Last | Next >>




My Categories: [ + ] [ - ]