With news that the Kate Middleton and Prince William are moving to England's Norfolk County, the sleepy area in the Eastern reaches of the UK has moved into the spotlight. "It will give the area a bit of a sheen,"...
By Michael Hooper: Union Pacific (NYSE: UNP) and BNSF Railway, a holding of Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK.B), own lucrative rail lines to West Coast ports, giving them an advantage over East Coast rivals CSX (NYSE: CSX) and Norfolk Southern (NYSE: NSC). Show More Summary
Norfolk Southern has faced the same difficulties as other eastern-based railroads, but believes it can recover. Find out more about the company's future plans.
That estimate would cover construction of the 3-mile route and its end station; the purchase of four light-rail vehicles; the acquisition of real estate; and improvements to The Tide's control center in Norfolk. It also includes $7 million in contingencies, and council members said that makes it difficult to grasp the actual price.
Police have released footage of a 38-year-old British motorcyclist's final moments, captured on his helmet camera before he collided with a car. David Holmes, 38, was riding at 97 mph when he died on the A47 at Norfolk, England, in June last year. Show More Summary
Pre-Commissioning Unit (PCU) 'John Warner' (SSN 785), will be the first Virginia-class attack submarines to be homported in Naval Station Norfolk, following its christening by Mrs.
By Anup Singh: The railroad industry in the U.S. did well in 2013, and a similar trend was expected in 2014. A look at the performance of railroad player Norfolk Southern (NYSE:NSC) in 2014 indicates that the sector is indeed doing well. Show More Summary
Ellie Goulding belts her heart out performing on stage at the 2014 Sundown Festival held at Norfolk Showground on Sunday (August 31) in Norfolk, England. The 27-year-old entertainer wrapped up the summer season with a big thank you to her team. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Ellie Goulding “Last festival of the summer [...]
Andrew Norfolk is the heroic, crusading Times chief investigative reporter who broke the Rotherham child sex story. But admirable though he surely is, does anyone else find something a bit disturbing about this statement he made this week? "I didn’t want the story to be true because it made me deeply uncomfortable. Show More Summary
Kate Middleton and husband Prince William enjoyed a rare countryside dinner date last week at a quaint setting in Norfolk where the royal couple enjoyed a candlelit dinner away from glaring camera lenses of the paparazzi. The Duchess...Show More Summary
Even the royals take the train! On Friday, Kate Middleton and Prince William tried to blend in with the crowd at King's Cross railway station in London, donning baseball caps and casual clothes after a trip to Norfolk, England. With her hair in a ponytail, Kate layered up in a loose button-down shirt, sweater, jacket, and skinny jeans. Show More Summary
Norfolk Southern's earnings report helped send the stock to new heights, and investors are getting even more optimistic about the railroad's future potential.
Andrew Norfolk, the Times journalist that blew open the Rotherham child abuse scandal, can sleep well in his bed tonight, for he has been completely vindicated now. Forget the Jay… Continue reading The post Hacked Off deliver ludicrous blessing of the Rotherham investigation appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
By Daniel Jones: One of the most interesting and profitable companies these days is Norfolk Southern (NYSE:NSC). With a market cap of $32.6 billion, the company is one of the largest publicly-traded railroad businesses in the world and, given the large amount of infrastructure its business requires, has an attractive economic moat. Show More Summary
With the transportation industry showing signs of strength, can the railroad company tap into growth trends with its East Coast-centered network?
The aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) (Ike) has left dry dock and moved from Dry Dock 8 to pier 42/43 at Norfolk Naval Shipyard (NNSY) in Portsmouth, Va.
Kate Middleton has a lot on her royal plate these days. Not only is Kate at war with the Queen (if certain tabloids are to be believed), but she she recently relocated her family from bustling London to rural Norfolk. Yes, the move from...Show More Summary
US Department of Defense inform that BAE Systems Norfolk Ship Repair, Norfolk, Virginia, is being awarded a $55,911,832 modification to a previously awarded contract
Regular readers will know that I tend to give short shrift to gimmicky art installations. Here's one I like: In Praise of Slow by landscapes designers group NineteenEightyOne. This traditional folly has an air of mystery about it that makes me want to explore. Show More Summary
Via SCOTUSblog: Arguing that lower federal courts have “subverted” the Supreme Court’s decision last year on same-sex marriage, a Virginia court clerk on Friday filed his own petition – the second filing seeking a ruling on the constitutionality of that state’s ban on such marriages and the fourth on the basic constitutional issue. Show More Summary