ANALYSIS: 2014 was another record year for e-retailers in the United States. It was the fifth year in a row that web sales growth has been close to or above 15 percent, with Americans spending over $300 billion online. The big winner? A full 30% of that revenue was captured by Amazon last year. That isn’t a big […]
BRUSSELS/LUXEMBOURG, Oct 6 (Reuters) - A deal that allows thousands of companies to transfer data from Europe to the United States is invalid, the highest EU court said on Tuesday in a landmark ruling that follows revelations of mass U.S. Show More Summary
Last night, the Ten Commandments monument on the grounds of the Oklahoma State Capitol finally came down.And the shadows were celebrating in a way God would never approve of...
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Russian jets hit Islamic State targets in the Syrian city of Palmyra and the northern province of Aleppo, Syrian state television and a monitoring group said on Tuesday, in some of the heaviest Russian attacks on the hardline Islamist group.
After many years of negotiating, the United States, Canada, Japan and 9 other countries in the Asia-Pacific have concluded a free trade agreement.
This is the text of a news release from the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) Northwest Region.
The NBA is going international this season for more than just Toronto Raptors games. The Global Games consist of preseason contests and two regular-season clashes outside of the United States and Canada and features the Boston Celtics,...Show More Summary
Democratic presidential hopeful Martin O’Malley has made no headway in his home state, according to a new poll, which shows that only 2 percent of Maryland Democratic voters would support the former governor. Hillary Rodham Clinton, the former secretary of state, leads in the Goucher Poll, with 43 percent, followed by Vice President Joe Biden, […]
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States and its allies carried out 24 air strikes on Islamic State targets in Syria and Iraq on Monday, the Combined Joint Task Force said in a statement on Tuesday.
TUNIS (Reuters) - The Tunisian police has broken up three "cells" that were recruiting fighters for Islamic State and arrested 11 people suspected of trying to join the Islamist militant group in Libya, the Tunisian Ministry of Interior said.
After many years of negotiating, the United States, Canada, Japan and 9 other countries have concluded a free trade agreement designed to cut trade tariffs and sets common standards.
Enrico Moretti (UC-Berkeley) & Daniel Wilson (Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco), The Effect of State Taxes on the Geographical Location of Top Earners: Evidence from Star Scientists: Using data on the universe of U.S. patents filed between 1976 and 2010, we quantify how sensitive is migration by star scientist...
Michael Jackson‘s former doctor was slapped with a Public Letter of Reprimand by the Medical Board of California, RadarOnline.com has exclusively learned. Dr. Arnold Klein received a $1,000 fine from … READ ON
US President Barack Obama has reportedly given the go-ahead for the resupply of Syrian Kurds and the Arab-Syrian opposition, part of his strategy to supposedly eliminate the Islamic State group.
The Virginia Tech Hokies (2-3, 0-1 ACC) kicked off the ACC portion of their schedule on Saturday with an ugly 17-13 loss to the Pittsburgh Panthers. The Hokies mustered only 100 yards of total offense, and quarterback Brenden MotleyShow More Summary
Spokesperson for a subsidiary of Russian state technologies corporation Rostec said that an engine for a prospective unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) has been built in Russia for the first time.
Child care costs now devour at least 30 percent of a minimum-wage worker’s earnings in every state, a new report from the Economic Policy Institute has found. To cover a year of full-time infant care in Hawaii – the state with the median minimum wage ($7.75) – a worker at the bottom of the pay […]
BEIRUT, Oct 6 (Reuters) - Russian jets hit Islamic State targets in the Syrian city of Palmyra and the northern province of Aleppo, Syrian state television said on Tuesday, quoting a military source. It said the strikes destroyed 20 vehicles and 3 weapons depots in Islamic State-held Palmyra. Show More Summary
In 1970, left-wing Italian terrorist group the Red Brigades gathered at a Costaferrata restaurant to declare war against the state. “I had no idea that the group in front of me was going to make headlines for years,” says owner Anna Incerti.
There have been a couple of terrific goals scored in the America in the past few days. On Monday we brought you the footage of a brilliant overhead kick in a match between NC State and Notre Dame, and today we’ve got an even better pearler from a match between Urbana University and Wheeling Jesuit. Show More Summary