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E.ON profit rises despite hit from low oil prices[+]
Marketwatch.com | Thu May 07, 2015 06:31 UTC

FRANKFURT--E.ON SE on Thursday said first-quarter net profit rose, despite taking a hit from low oil prices and continued pressure on electricity prices.

Siemens to slash a further 4,500 jobs[+]
Marketwatch.com | Thu May 07, 2015 06:31 UTC

MUNICH--German engineering giant Siemens AG announced on Thursday an additional 4,500 job cuts world-wide, targeting its embattled power and gas division and a group of underperforming businesses it hopes to turn around.

Crude oil slips on jitters over supply, U.S. jobs data,[+]
Marketwatch.com | Thu May 07, 2015 06:31 UTC

Crude oil futures slipped in Asian trade Thursday amid concerns about higher supply as well as cautious ahead of U.S. non-farm payroll data, which could have a bearing on the timing of U.S. interest rate increases.

Repsol profit slides on lower oil prices[+]
Marketwatch.com | Thu May 07, 2015 06:31 UTC

MADRID--Spain's Repsol SA said Thursday its net profit slid 5.7% in the first quarter, as tumbling crude prices weighed on its oil and gas producing unit, offset by a sharp increase in income at its refineries.

V-Day in Russia evokes national pride at difficult time[+]
AP | Thu May 07, 2015 05:50 UTC

MOSCOW (AP) If you call history student Nikolai Podchasov on his cell phone these days, you will hear the popular wartime tune

Superintendent: School security audit to be finished by fall[+]
Washington Times | Thu May 07, 2015 05:36 UTC

A Massachusetts superintendent says she hopes a recently announced security audit of area schools will be completed by this fall.

EON First-Quarter Profit Falls 15% on Lower Power Prices[+]
Bloomberg | Thu May 07, 2015 05:31 UTC

Texas incident fuels concern about lone-wolf terror attacks[+]
Washington Times | Thu May 07, 2015 05:25 UTC

The attempted attack on a provocative cartoon contest in Texas appears to reflect a scenario that has long troubled national security officials: a do-it-yourself terror plot, inspired by the Islamic State extremist group and facilitated through the ease o

Severe weather strikes Oklahoma[+]
WKBW | Thu May 07, 2015 05:24 UTC

A meteorologist with the National Weather Service says residents of the southern section of the Great Plains need to remain weather aware from now through Saturday.

Russia's Greatest Weapon May Be Its Hackers[+]
Newsweek.com | Thu May 07, 2015 05:20 UTC

In hacker jargon, its called a cyber-to-physical effect. Its when a hacker reaches out from the virtual world into the real oneoften with catastrophic consequences. The Americans and Israelis pioneered the technique back in 2009 when the Stuxnet program i

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Haggling, compromise and uncertainty likely to follow Britain's indecisive election[+]
Foxnews | Thu May 07, 2015 06:38 UTC

Counting the votes in Britain's election will take a matter of hours.

Thousands pray at home, in temples for victims of Nepal's earthquake, ending mourning period[+]
Foxnews | Thu May 07, 2015 06:34 UTC

Thousands of people dressed in white offered prayers, flowers and lit incense at home and in temples Thursday as part of a Hindu ritual marking the end of a 13-day mourning period for those killed in the massive earthquake.

How Darth Vader is getting German cyclists to wear helmets[+]
Deutsche Welle | Thu May 07, 2015 06:18 UTC

Is Darth Vader a good role model? He's the poster boy for a new campaign aimed at getting Germans to wear their bicycle helmets. After all, he (almost) never took off his helmet.

Siemens to cut thousands more jobs[+]
Deutsche Welle | Thu May 07, 2015 06:15 UTC

German technology giant Siemens has announced it will have to slash many more jobs to complete its restructuring drive. The company has experienced particular problems in its power generation business.

Nepal earthquake: Prayers offered as official mourning period coming to end[+]
CBC | Thu May 07, 2015 06:08 UTC

Thousands of people dressed in white offered prayers, flowers and lit incense at home and in temples Thursday as part of a Hindu ritual marking the end of a 13-day mourning period for those killed in the massive earthquake.

Prince Harry gets rousing sendoff in Australia after military stint[+]
CBC | Thu May 07, 2015 06:03 UTC

Hundreds of cheering Australians crowded around Sydney's Opera House on Thursday to bid adieu to Britain's Prince Harry as he wrapped up a month-long embedment with the Australian army.

Spanish football federation announces strike[+]
Euronews | Thu May 07, 2015 05:59 UTC

The Spanish football federation has announced it intends to suspend all competitions from May 16. The strike originates from a disagreement over television rights with the RFEF unhappy with the government over a revenue distribution dispute. The suspensio

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Haggling, compromise and uncertainty likely to follow Britain's indecisive election[+]
Foxnews | Thu May 07, 2015 06:38 UTC

Counting the votes in Britain's election will take a matter of hours.

Thousands pray at home, in temples for victims of Nepal's earthquake, ending mourning period[+]
Foxnews | Thu May 07, 2015 06:34 UTC

Thousands of people dressed in white offered prayers, flowers and lit incense at home and in temples Thursday as part of a Hindu ritual marking the end of a 13-day mourning period for those killed in the massive earthquake.

Kerry to seek pause in Yemen conflict at Saudi Arabia talks[+]
Foxnews | Thu May 07, 2015 06:30 UTC

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry sought to secure a pause in Yemen's war as he arrived in Saudi Arabia Wednesday to meet with the king and other top officials, citing increased shortages of food, fuel and medicine that are adding to a crisis that al

WNBA reviewing Isiah Thomas hire, domestic violence case[+]
WHDH | Thu May 07, 2015 06:28 UTC

The WNBA has been thrust into the national conversation about domestic violence and sports, and now is facing a decision involving sexual harassment.

Relative: Marathon bomber followed older brother's lead[+]
WHDH | Thu May 07, 2015 06:28 UTC

A former brother-in-law of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev says Tsarnaev was close to his brother and followed his older sibling's lead.

Mariah Carey hits the high notes for Las Vegas residency[+]
WHDH | Thu May 07, 2015 06:27 UTC

Mariah Carey says she hit the jackpot with her opening night audience at The Colosseum inside Caesars Palace for her nearly two-hour career retrospective.

The Latest: Polls Open for Close British Election[+]
ABC News (US) | Thu May 07, 2015 06:24 UTC

7 a.m. (0600 GMT; 2 a.m. EDT) Polls have opened in Britain's national election, a contest that is expected to produce an ambiguous result, a period of frantic political horse-trading and a bout of national soul-searching. Prime Minister David Cameron&

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Kerry to seek pause in Yemen conflict at Saudi Arabia talks[+]
Foxnews | Thu May 07, 2015 06:30 UTC

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry sought to secure a pause in Yemen's war as he arrived in Saudi Arabia Wednesday to meet with the king and other top officials, citing increased shortages of food, fuel and medicine that are adding to a crisis that al

Chilean Cabinet Asks Cabinet to Resign[+]
The Daily Beast | Thu May 07, 2015 05:17 UTC

In the wake of corruption scandals.

'Slap in the face': Ruling leads to tax hike for half of Wash. town, tribal taxes for others[+]
Foxnews | Thu May 07, 2015 05:15 UTC

La Conner, Washington is a town divided and facing a tax revolt.On one side of a local bridge is the town.

The House of Jim Wright[+]
Politico | Thu May 07, 2015 05:09 UTC

Jim Wright, who died Wednesday at the age of 92, served as speaker of the House for just one full Congress and five months, from January 6, 1987, to June 6, 1989. Yet this brief reign marked a major watershed in American politics in both substance and sty

Climate Fascism[+]
LewRockwell.com | Thu May 07, 2015 05:01 UTC

Since Im not a person who follows the climate-change debate or climate science in detail, I dont get involved in discussions over temperature readings or climate trends. On the other hand, I find its a very bad idea to leave the science of economics and p

Taxes Discourage Production[+]
LewRockwell.com | Thu May 07, 2015 05:01 UTC

And he will take the tenth of your seed, and of your vineyards, and give to his officers, and to his servants. And he will take your menservants, and your maidservants, and your goodliest young men, and your asses, and put them to his work. He will take t

Cold War Farce[+]
LewRockwell.com | Thu May 07, 2015 05:01 UTC

During the 1950s and 1960s, the CIA made multiple attempts to assassinate Cubas ruler, Fidel Castro. Lets assume that the CIA had succeeded and that Castro had been shot dead on the streets of Havana. Its not difficult to imagine what U.S. national-securi

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Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting Grants Terminally Ill Fan Her Wish[+]
Entertainment Tonight | Thu May 07, 2015 06:00 UTC

Get your tissues out ASAP.

Adam Levine Sugar-Bombed Outside 'Jimmy Kimmel Live'[+]
Entertainment Tonight | Thu May 07, 2015 05:49 UTC

The Maroon 5 frontman was belted with sugar while greeting fans in Hollywood.

Watch Shaq Take an Epic Spill - and See the Funniest Memes Inspired by It![+]
Entertainment Tonight | Thu May 07, 2015 05:19 UTC

At least the former NBA legend has a sense of humor about it!

Furious 7 Wins Top Honors at Golden Trailer Awards[+]
Variety | Thu May 07, 2015 05:15 UTC

After zooming past box office records when it bowed in April, the marketing campaign that drew audiences to multiplexes for “Furious 7″ took home big prizes at the 16th annual Golden Trailer Awards Wednesday night in Beverly Hills. Universal P

'Furious 7' Takes Top Prize at Golden Trailer Awards[+]
Hollywood Reporter | Thu May 07, 2015 05:15 UTC

A trailer for Furious 7 titled Family won the Best of Show prize for Universal Pictures and AV Squad at the 16th annual Golden Trailer Awards, which were held Wednesday at the Saban Theater in Beverly Hills.

Shaquille ONeal Wipes Out on TNT Set (WATCH)[+]
Variety | Thu May 07, 2015 05:13 UTC

Thanks to Shaquille O’Neal and the magic of live television,the Internet was graced with some serious slapstick humor on Wednesday. The basketball star tripped on the set of TNT’s “Inside the NBA” halftime show duringGame 2 between

Orson Welles Last Film The Other Side Of The Wind Solicits Finishing Funds[+]
Deadline Hollywood | Thu May 07, 2015 05:00 UTC

If Dennis Hopper’s last film went the crowd funding route, why not Orson Welles on his 100th birthday? The Citizen Kane helmer’s last film, The Other Side of the Wind, has gone to Indiegogo for finishing funds. Hopper is part of the cast, alon

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Science

Endangered Elephants Could Find Savior in Chinese Chat Sites (Op-Ed) LiveScience.com
The illegal ivory trade is devastating the last elephants, but deft use of social media in the world's most populous country (and one of the largest ivory marke....

Crushing the Ivory Trade in China (Photos) LiveScience.com
China has joined nations around the world in collecting and shattering illegal ivory, but too many of its citizens still don't realize ivory is only harvested f....

How climate science denial affects the scientific community EurekAlert
Climate change denial in public discourse may encourage climate scientists to over-emphasize scientific uncertainty and is also affecting how they themselves speak ....

Study reveals why almost half of patients opt out of comprehensive cancer testing EurekAlert
Some at-risk patients opted out of comprehensive cancer gene screening when presented with the opportunity to be tested for the presence of genes linked to various ....

Using a shopping list may aid food desert residents EurekAlert
For residents of areas with limited access to healthy foods, also known as food deserts, multiple barriers exist that amplify the health risks of living in those ar....

Mobile tracking application may help users meet vitamin D requirements EurekAlert
Adults in Canada are consistently deficient in dietary vitamin D, by nearly 400 international units per day on average. Coupled with low vitamin D synthesis from th....

Fresh evidence for how water reached Earth found in asteroid debris EurekAlert
New research led by the University of Warwick strongly suggests that water delivery via asteroids or comets is likely taking place in many other planetary systems, ....

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Top Tech Headlines

Crowdfunded ZX Spectrum revival just days from shipment The Register | Thu May 07, 2015 06:01 UTC
You’d need to connect it to your Deja VDU The remake of the Sinclair Spectrum from Retro Computers is about to ship.…....

Xbox One rumor claims DVR is coming to replace Media Center Engadget | Thu May 07, 2015 05:43 UTC
Even as Microsoft buries Windows Media Center, there's a rumor that it actually does have a plan for a replacement. According to Paul Thurrott's sources, the Xbox O....

Net admins: the white box world HASN'T forgotten you The Register | Thu May 07, 2015 05:35 UTC
Big Switch upgrades monitoring, turns on bigger Big Tap Pervasive security and deeper monitoring: that's what Big Switch Networks is pitching as the centrepiece of ....

FAA's new drone program goes above and beyond the line of sight Gizmag | Thu May 07, 2015 05:22 UTC
Amazon's ambitious plans to deliver small parcels by drones just took another little jump towards reality, with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) launching ....

The 7 unexpected problems with having an Uber addiction Mashable | Thu May 07, 2015 05:20 UTC
It started slowly. Just a little free Uber code and then you are watching those mini cars drive around the mini map like nobody's business.....

Shaq Falls Down, Offers $500 To Turn It Into A #Shaqtinafall Meme The Huffington Post | Thu May 07, 2015 05:12 UTC
The bigger they are, the harder they fall, and when you're as big as Shaq, you can fall pretty hard. The 7'1", 325-pound NBA legend took a tumble on the set of th....

VW and BMW put vehicle functionality on your wrist with Apple Watch apps Gizmag | Thu May 07, 2015 05:02 UTC
Wearable technology uptake may still be in its early stages, but car manufacturers are already leveraging the technology in an effort to improve the ownership exper....

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Thousands pray at home, in temples for victims of Nepal's earthquake, ending mourning period Foxnews | Thu May 07, 2015 06:34 UTC
Thousands of people dressed in white offered prayers, flowers and lit incense at home and in temples Thursday as part of a Hindu ritual marking the end of a 13-day ....

Kerry to seek pause in Yemen conflict at Saudi Arabia talks Foxnews | Thu May 07, 2015 06:30 UTC
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry sought to secure a pause in Yemen's war as he arrived in Saudi Arabia Wednesday to meet with the king and other top officials....

Iran and India Agree to Build Port Together Arutz Sheva | Thu May 07, 2015 06:27 UTC

The Latest: Polls Open for Close British Election ABC News (US) | Thu May 07, 2015 06:24 UTC
7 a.m. (0600 GMT; 2 a.m. EDT) Polls have opened in Britain's national election, a contest that is expected to produce an ambiguous result, a period of frantic p....

Sources: Netanyahu Ready to Offer Herzog Rotation Deal Arutz Sheva | Thu May 07, 2015 06:20 UTC

The debate over Arctic drilling - what's at stake WNCT | Thu May 07, 2015 06:20 UTC
Seattle's mayor and environmentalists have vowed to block Royal Dutch Shell PLC from parking two Arctic offshore drilling rigs on Seattle's waterfront, an e....

Military exercise fuels Texas invasion conspiracy ABC Australia | Thu May 07, 2015 06:19 UTC
A conspiracy theory backed by martial arts actor Chuck Norris about a US government takeover of Texas emerges, after the US military announced it would be taking pa....

April rain has wheat growers confident of healthy crop ABC Australia | Thu May 07, 2015 06:18 UTC
Farmers in the Harden region of New South Wales are confident of a sizeable wheat crop this year, after the arrival of strong rainfall last month.....

Thousands of Nepalese pray for quake victims CTV News | Thu May 07, 2015 06:17 UTC
Thousands of people dressed in white offered prayers, flowers and lit incense at home and in temples Thursday as part of a Hindu ritual marking the end of a 13-day ....

Bell Bay Aluminium deal to secure 1,500 jobs: Government ABC Australia | Thu May 07, 2015 06:16 UTC
The Tasmanian Government strikes a secretive deal with Bell Bay Aluminium that it says will secure 1,500 jobs in the medium term.....

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Canada

Polls open in Britain's national election CTV News | Thu May 07, 2015 06:17 UTC
Polls have opened in Britain's national election, a contest that is expected to produce an ambiguous result, a period of frantic political horse-trading and a b....

Thousands of Nepalese pray for quake victims CTV News | Thu May 07, 2015 06:17 UTC
Thousands of people dressed in white offered prayers, flowers and lit incense at home and in temples Thursday as part of a Hindu ritual marking the end of a 13-day ....

Nepal earthquake: Prayers offered as official mourning period coming to end CBC | Thu May 07, 2015 06:08 UTC
Thousands of people dressed in white offered prayers, flowers and lit incense at home and in temples Thursday as part of a Hindu ritual marking the end of a 13-day ....

Prince Harry gets rousing sendoff in Australia after military stint CBC | Thu May 07, 2015 06:03 UTC
Hundreds of cheering Australians crowded around Sydney's Opera House on Thursday to bid adieu to Britain's Prince Harry as he wrapped up a month-long embedm....

VPD will not appeal discrimination ruling Vancouver Sun | Thu May 07, 2015 05:54 UTC
The Vancouver Police Department will not appeal a B.C. Human Rights Tribunal decision ordering the police board to pay a transgender woman $15,000 for injury to dig....

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Los Angeles police chief says homeless man's slaying may not have been justified Reuters | Thu May 07, 2015 06:26 UTC
(Reuters) - Los Angeles Police Department Chief Charlie Beck said on Wednesday he had not seen evidence to justify the shooting death of an unarmed man by police of....

Pacquiao shoulder surgery a success Reuters Canada | Thu May 07, 2015 06:22 UTC
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Manny Pacquiao underwent successful arthroscopic surgery on his right shoulder on Wednesday, just days after his loss to Floyd Mayweather in....

McIlroy brings a different, conservative game to Sawgrass AP | Thu May 07, 2015 06:20 UTC
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) Rory McIlroy turns into a different player when he tees it up at the TPC Sawgrass. It's not by choice. McIlroy found out quickly t....

UN climate chief says technology has changed carbon politics AP | Thu May 07, 2015 06:19 UTC
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) The United Nations climate chief says technological advances that have reduced prices and improved efficiency of renewable energy have als....

Over 50 Thai police punished over links to human trafficking Reuters | Thu May 07, 2015 06:18 UTC
BANGKOK (Reuters) - More than 50 Thai police officers have been punished over suspected links to human trafficking networks, the police chief said on Thursday, afte....

WNBA reviewing Isiah Thomas hire, domestic violence case AP | Thu May 07, 2015 06:18 UTC
LAS VEGAS (AP) The WNBA has been thrust into the national conversation about domestic violence and sports, and now is facing a decision involving sexual harassment....

Mariah Carey hits the high notes for Las Vegas residency AP | Thu May 07, 2015 06:18 UTC
LAS VEGAS (AP) Mariah Carey says she hit the jackpot with her opening night audience at The Colosseum inside Caesars Palace for her nearly two-hour career retrospe....

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Top Business News

IMF sees risks for Asia-Pacific region Marketwatch.com | Thu May 07, 2015 06:31 UTC
BEIJING--Rising debts, a stronger dollar and weaker-than-expected performances from China and Japan pose increasing risks to the broader Asia-Pacific region, even a....

Henkel confirms guidance as profit rises Marketwatch.com | Thu May 07, 2015 06:31 UTC
FRANKFURT--German consumer products maker Henkel & Co. KGaA (HEN.XE) on Thursday reaffirmed its full-year outlook after a strong start to the year driven by growth ....

E.ON profit rises despite hit from low oil prices Marketwatch.com | Thu May 07, 2015 06:31 UTC
FRANKFURT--E.ON SE on Thursday said first-quarter net profit rose, despite taking a hit from low oil prices and continued pressure on electricity prices.....

Greece's scariest deficit has nothing to do with money Marketwatch.com | Thu May 07, 2015 06:31 UTC
Ancient Greece was once a magnet for the worlds intellectual elite. Scholarly work out of Athens contributed to everything from logic and philosophy to the politics....

Adecco says profit up; CEO will step down Marketwatch.com | Thu May 07, 2015 06:31 UTC
ZURICH--Adecco SA (ADEN.VX) on Thursday reported a 45% increase in first-quarter earnings as the world's largest-staffing company announced its Chief Executive ....

German manufacturing orders fall short Marketwatch.com | Thu May 07, 2015 06:31 UTC
German manufacturing orders rebounded in March, owing to strong domestic demand and solid order flow from other eurozone countries, although it was held back by a c....

BT profit lifted by cost-cuts, sports channels Marketwatch.com | Thu May 07, 2015 06:31 UTC
LONDON--BT Group PLC (BT.LN) on Thursday posted a forecast-beating rise in net profit as cost-cutting and its sports television channels boosted business.....

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IMF sees risks for Asia-Pacific region Marketwatch.com
BEIJING--Rising debts, a stronger dollar and weaker-than-expected performances from China and Japan pose increasing risks to the broader Asia-Pacific region, even a....

Henkel confirms guidance as profit rises Marketwatch.com
FRANKFURT--German consumer products maker Henkel & Co. KGaA (HEN.XE) on Thursday reaffirmed its full-year outlook after a strong start to the year driven by growth ....

E.ON profit rises despite hit from low oil prices Marketwatch.com
FRANKFURT--E.ON SE on Thursday said first-quarter net profit rose, despite taking a hit from low oil prices and continued pressure on electricity prices.....

Greece's scariest deficit has nothing to do with money Marketwatch.com
Ancient Greece was once a magnet for the worlds intellectual elite. Scholarly work out of Athens contributed to everything from logic and philosophy to the politics....

Adecco says profit up; CEO will step down Marketwatch.com
ZURICH--Adecco SA (ADEN.VX) on Thursday reported a 45% increase in first-quarter earnings as the world's largest-staffing company announced its Chief Executive ....

German manufacturing orders fall short Marketwatch.com
German manufacturing orders rebounded in March, owing to strong domestic demand and solid order flow from other eurozone countries, although it was held back by a c....

BT profit lifted by cost-cuts, sports channels Marketwatch.com
LONDON--BT Group PLC (BT.LN) on Thursday posted a forecast-beating rise in net profit as cost-cutting and its sports television channels boosted business.....

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IMF sees risks for Asia-Pacific region Marketwatch.com
BEIJING--Rising debts, a stronger dollar and weaker-than-expected performances from China and Japan pose increasing risks to the broader Asia-Pacific region, even a....

Henkel confirms guidance as profit rises Marketwatch.com
FRANKFURT--German consumer products maker Henkel & Co. KGaA (HEN.XE) on Thursday reaffirmed its full-year outlook after a strong start to the year driven by growth ....

E.ON profit rises despite hit from low oil prices Marketwatch.com
FRANKFURT--E.ON SE on Thursday said first-quarter net profit rose, despite taking a hit from low oil prices and continued pressure on electricity prices.....

Greece's scariest deficit has nothing to do with money Marketwatch.com
Ancient Greece was once a magnet for the worlds intellectual elite. Scholarly work out of Athens contributed to everything from logic and philosophy to the politics....

Adecco says profit up; CEO will step down Marketwatch.com
ZURICH--Adecco SA (ADEN.VX) on Thursday reported a 45% increase in first-quarter earnings as the world's largest-staffing company announced its Chief Executive ....

German manufacturing orders fall short Marketwatch.com
German manufacturing orders rebounded in March, owing to strong domestic demand and solid order flow from other eurozone countries, although it was held back by a c....

BT profit lifted by cost-cuts, sports channels Marketwatch.com
LONDON--BT Group PLC (BT.LN) on Thursday posted a forecast-beating rise in net profit as cost-cutting and its sports television channels boosted business.....

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Africa

India alone can be world's next big tr. Business Report (IOL)
A NEW common market is being formed. It has a bigger economy than the whole of sub-Saharan Africa, more states than the EU has members, and twice the population of ....

MIT's invention could be answer to SA'. Business Report (IOL)
THE Massachusettss Institute of Technology (MIT) scientists have done it again. They have invented a cheap and portable saltwater purification system that uses ener....

Load shedding pushes up thermal coal . Business Report (IOL)
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Europe

Neil Armfield and Rachel Healy new artistic directors of Adelaide festival The Guardian | Thu May 07, 2015 06:36 UTC
The former top team at Sydneys Belvoir St theatre will take over from current Adelaide festival director, David Sefton, with their first festival program in 2017....

Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania by Erik Larson review how were 1,198 deaths allowed to happen? The Guardian | Thu May 07, 2015 06:30 UTC
One hundred years after the liner Lusitania was sunk by a German submarine, a new account asks whether it could have been prevented, and offers up some surprises....

Nearly half of freed prisoners will be back within two years, Victoria forecasts The Guardian | Thu May 07, 2015 06:29 UTC
Government says 45% of prisoners will be back behind bars within two years of being released after parole was restricted and suspended sentences abolished....

Rome's Fiumicino airport closed after terminal fire The Guardian | Thu May 07, 2015 06:24 UTC
Airport not expected to reopen until later Thursday....

Man (35) arrested after gardai seize weapons and suspected stolen jewellery Irish Independent | Thu May 07, 2015 06:19 UTC
A man has been arrested after gardai seized a number of weapons and suspected stolen jewellery.....

How Darth Vader is getting German cyclists to wear helmets Deutsche Welle | Thu May 07, 2015 06:18 UTC
Is Darth Vader a good role model? He's the poster boy for a new campaign aimed at getting Germans to wear their bicycle helmets. After all, he (almost) never took o....

I did not take my neighbour's eye out with steel bar, man tells court Irish Independent | Thu May 07, 2015 06:17 UTC
A man has denied assaulting his neighbour with a steel bar resulting in him losing his right eye.....

Greg Hunt promised UN climate envoy Australia's industrial emissions will drop The Guardian | Thu May 07, 2015 06:16 UTC
Christiana Figueres says the environment minister has assured her emissions from industry and power generation will be reduced, despite experts scepticism....

Hatton Garden heist: many victims have lost everything, says loss adjuster The Guardian | Thu May 07, 2015 06:16 UTC
People with valuables at the Hatton Garden Safety Deposit Company were not extremely wealthy and a lot had lost lost their livelihoods....

Siemens to cut thousands more jobs Deutsche Welle | Thu May 07, 2015 06:15 UTC
German technology giant Siemens has announced it will have to slash many more jobs to complete its restructuring drive. The company has experienced particular probl....

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Middle East

Iran and India Agree to Build Port Together Arutz Sheva

Saudi Arabia and Its Self-Assured Right to Destroy Yemen's Lifelines FARS

Arafat widow's lawyers say French murder inquiry must go on i24 News
French experts confirmed earlier conclusion that Arafat's death was not result of poisoning. - Murder, France, Yasser Arafat, Suha Ar....

UK elections: Facts you need to know Press TV
The 2015 general elections in the United Kingdom is the mostly contested one in a generation with no party seems to get a clear majority.....

US: Texas Terrorists Are Unconnected to ISIS Arutz Sheva

Iran releases intercepted Maersk ship Press TV
Iran has released a Marshall Islands-flagged cargo ship recently seized in the Persian Gulf by Iranian forces.....

Netanyahu Government Shapes Up as Likud MKs Scramble for Posts Arutz Sheva
With Likud-led 61-MK coalition of Shas, UTJ, Kulanu, and Jewish Home finalized, it's Likud's turn to battle for coveted ministerial posts.....

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East Asia

High-profile Chinese military officer in graft probe loses job South China Morning Post
A high-profile member of the military in China under investigation for alleged corruption has been replaced in his former job.....

Japanese zoo backtracks on naming baby monkey 'Charlotte' after royal birth South China Morning Post
A zoo in southwestern Japan was forced to backpedal on its decision to name a baby Japanese monkey Charlotte in honour of the newborn British princess after protest....

Amount of mailed drugs hits record in Q1 Yonhap News
A record amount of drugs have been mailed to South Korea during the first three months of this year due to the brisk use of social networking services by dealers, ....

CJ E&M to support YouTube content creators' reach to world Yonhap News
South Korea's leading content and media company CJ E&M Thursday launched a new project supporting YouTube video creators to help them advance to the global ma....

KOSDAQ 673.08 UP 7.14 points close Yonhap News

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South Asia

India, Iran sign pact on developing Chabahar port Hindustan Times
Notwithstanding US objections, India on Wednesday went ahead with the signing of an agreement with Iran for the development of the strategically important Chabahar ....

Tata Motors puts diesel Nano plan on back burner Hindustan Times
Tata Motors will not be driving in a diesel engine powered Nano in the near future owing to issues related to ....

Government didn't enforce checks and balances on judges' appointments: SC IANS
The Supreme Court on Wednesday told the government that it did not press the ....

Jaitley's phone tapping not breach of privilege: RS committee IANS
Accessing phone details of then leader of opposition in the Rajya Sabha Arun Jaitley by the Delhi Police is not a breach of privilege, a house committee observed on....

Supreme Court stays proceedings against Rahul Gandhi in defamation case Jagran Post
"There shall be stay of further proceedings in a case pending before the trial court till the next date of hearing," a bench comprising Justices Dipak Misra and P C....

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South East Asia

Ringgit opens lower against US dollar Malay Mail Online
KUALA LUMPUR, May 7 The ringgit opened slightly lower against the US dollar today on mild profit taking, a dealer said.At 9.10am, the ringgit was quoted at 3.5755/....

Spain's soccer federation suspends matches from May 16 Today Online
MADRID - Spain's soccer federation is suspending all league and cup matches from May 16 in protest at a proposed law on the sale of television rights and the divisi....

FBM KLCI opens lower Malay Mail Online
KUALA LUMPUR, May 7 The benchmark FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) opened sharply lower, weighed by selling activities in selected heavyweights led by Petronas ....

KLCI futures open lower Malay Mail Online
KUALA LUMPUR, May 7 The FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI futures contract (FKLI) on Bursa Malaysia Derivatives opened lower this morning.At 9.35am, May 2015 depreciated ni....

Short-term rates to remain stable Malay Mail Online
KUALA LUMPUR, May 7 Short-term interbank rates are expected to remain stable today on Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM)s intervention to absorb excess liquidity from the ....

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Oceania

Princess Charlotte heads to the country Courier Mail | Thu May 07, 2015 05:35 UTC
THE Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have left Kensington Palace with their four-day-old daughter, Princess Charlotte, as they retreat to their country home Anmer Hall....

Hiker missing in SA's Flinders Ranges The Australian | Thu May 07, 2015 05:24 UTC
A HIKER is missing at Wilpena Pound in South Australia's Flinders Ranges.....

Missing woman fell from bridge: police Courier Mail | Thu May 07, 2015 05:24 UTC
POLICE believe missing Brisbane woman Rebecca Mackenzie died when she fell into the Brisbane River on Sunday morning.....

MH370 search to change in winter Courier Mail | Thu May 07, 2015 05:24 UTC
PREPARATIONS are underway to ensure the search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 continues through winter. The weather is already affecting use of the auto....

Struggle Street gets mixed reaction on social media, trends into the top spot on Twitter Courier Mail | Thu May 07, 2015 04:05 UTC
ITS 30 second promo caused such a public backlash more than 1500 people signed a petition to have the show canned.....

Budget 2015: Winners and losers in pension overhaul news.com.au | Thu May 07, 2015 03:43 UTC
MORE than 172,000 pensioners will be $30 a fortnight better off under an overhaul of pension eligibility designed to cut part-payments to the wealthy and help strug....

Franciscan monk to be made saint: Pope news.com.au | Thu May 07, 2015 03:40 UTC
FRIAR Junipero Serra, an 18th century Franciscan who brought Christianity to California and is accused by Native American groups of colonial crimes, will be made a ....

Peter Gardner faces death penalty for trafficking drug ‘ice’ news.com.au | Thu May 07, 2015 03:19 UTC
AUSTRALIAN Peter Gardner could be handed the death penalty by a Chinese court today for allegedly trafficking a record volume of the drug ice.....

Brokers attacked by consumer watchdog for giving home loan customers bad information news.com.au | Thu May 07, 2015 03:17 UTC
MORTGAGE brokers have come under fire for failing to properly disclose commissions and giving bad information to home loan customers.....

Federal government to spend $17 million to improve teacher quality news.com.au | Thu May 07, 2015 03:15 UTC
THE Federal Budget will invest $17 million to reduce the numbers of substandard teaching graduates who leave university unprepared for careers in the classroom.....

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