WIND’S HOPE IN THE WATER Offshore Wind Farm Raises Hopes of U.S. Clean Energy Backers Diane Cardwell, July 23, 2015 (NY Times) “…[O]ff the coast of Block Island, part of Rhode Island, a small flotilla [of crane vessels, tugboats andShow More Summary
KABUL (Reuters) - China is likely to host a second round of peace talks between the Afghan government and Taliban representatives next week, an Afghan official said on Friday, raising hopes for progress toward a political settlement to end years of bloodshed.
Supporters hope that the modest five-turbine project, the nation’s first commercial scale offshore wind farm, will propel larger efforts at clean energy.
Yu Suzuki’s long-awaited adventure sequel has received over $6m in crowdfunding, but questions still hang over it. Here are some possible answers After years of enthusiastic fan campaigns, raised hopes and dashed dreams, Shenmue III has finally been funded. Show More Summary
As increasing resistance in parasites undermines the effectiveness of current drugs, two new compounds are raising hopes in the ongoing battle against malaria, scientists report.
DAKAR/THE HAGUE (Reuters) - With many Africans denouncing the International Criminal Court as 'white man's justice', the trial of Chad's former dictator in Senegal on charges of crimes against humanity offers the continent a chance to show it can hold its leaders to account.
I don't know any woman who doesn't care, at least a little bit, about how they look to others. Maybe it exists in our DNA or the way we are raised. Hopefully though, by the time we get to my age we care far less how others judge us, especially our looks. Show More Summary
TOKYO (Reuters) - U.S. stock futures jumped and the euro gained in early Asian trade on Friday after Greece offered new reform proposals to creditors, raising hopes of a cash-for-reform deal at a weekend summit of European leaders. S&P 500 mini futures rose to as high as 2061.75, up 1.0 percent from late U.S. Show More Summary
The 93-to-27 vote on a bill, more than the two-thirds needed for final passage, raised hopes among supporters that the flag would be lowered at the State House by the weekend.
A Greek proposal could pave the way for another installment of a multibillion bailout. The move could stave off a Greek default on its debt and prevent the country from exiting the eurozone.
Absence of new cases for first time in 16 days raises hopes as confirmed cases also stabilise at 166 over past 24 hours.
German daily Bild provided a throwaway line in an article on Borussia Dortmund on Friday, which has raised hopes that Arsenal, Liverpool or even Southampton could land Sven Bender this summer. The article in Bild was focused on the ins and outs at Borussia Dortmund this summer. Show More Summary
"Raising Hope" star Lucas Neff is switching gears from loveable dummy to something quite a bit darker. The Chicago native is currently filming the pilot for AMC's adaptation of the comic book series "Preacher."
Class action suit claims program is unconstitutionally punitive; federal judge has raised hopes of many sex offenders to eventually gain their freedom
Jamie Overton's call up for the England squad alongside brother Craig has raised hopes that England could be about to see the first twins ever play together in the international side
The production of an experimental Ebola treatment by a small Chinese company has led to patent infringement claims by American officials and disagreements among doctors.
Early results of clinical trials raised hopes that the therapies would be critical new additions to the treatment arsenal for those at risk of heart disease.
Open your wallets, New York. Fundraisers for local nonprofits are decidedly bullish on their prospects this year for plucking more money for their charitable causes from corporate and individual... To view the full story, click the title link.
Scientists have discovered a trigger that allows breast cancer cells to spread to the lungs. The findings could lead to new therapies that stop the progression of breast cancer, the researchers report.
Traces of "forgotten" memories lurk in the brain and can be revived with the right tools – raising hopes of new ways to help people with Alzheimer's or amnesia