Adoptions have been running at record levels in the UK, with recent figures showing an annual rate of almost 4,000 – up by 15 per cent – while Government reforms have attempted to boost the process. Now a researcher is investigating the long-term impact that adoption makes on individuals.
A new study out this week shows that the Normandy school district, the district where Michael Brown graduated only days before his death, is the lowest-rated school district in the state. The district's rating declined 40 percent inShow More Summary
NBC, Fox and the CW aired encores last night, but the last Sunday of summer was not a languid night in primetime. Back for a second year in its new two-hour, single-network format, the MDA Show of Strength Telethon (0.2/1) dominated ABC's night. Show More Summary
The 20th season of The Ultimate Fighter will debut on September 10th on Fox Sports 1. The three seasons of the show to air on Fox Sports 1 have struggled in the ratings, continuing a trend that started near the end of the show’s tenure on Spike. Season 18, the first to air on Fox Sports […]
By Tim Radford, Climate News Network Scientists have been able to measure more accurately than ever the thickness of the world’s major ice caps—revealing that melting is causing the loss of 500 cubic kilometers of ice annually.
Liverpool registered a comfortable 3-0 victory over a sorry Tottenham Hotspur outfit, to breathe life into their season after a poor showing away to Manchester City. Simon Mignolet – 8/10 The Belgian’s weaknesses were occasionally on display at White Hart … Continue reading ? Liverpool Player Ratings Versus Tottenham Hotspur is a post from World Soccer Talk.
The Markit Eurozone Manufacturing final data shows Eurozone Manufacturing PMI at 13-month low in August. The rate of expansion in eurozone manufacturing production eased to its lowest during the current 14-month growth sequence in August, as companies faced slower increases in both total new orders and new export business. Show More Summary
Somebody call Bill O’Reilly and tell him Black teens don’t have the highest birth rate in the U.S.!!! Black Teen Birth Rate Plummets, CDC Data Shows According to For Harriet reports via CDC data: New data from the Centers for
Taylor Swift will appear on the seventh season of The Voice as an adviser (and to remind everyone that she has an album out). NBC is undoubtedly hoping to use her star power as a way to boost the show's flagging ratings: viewership of the singing competition's last finale was... More »
By Donald van Deventer: Kamakura Corporation projections for U.S. Treasuries and fixed rate mortgages this week show that the implied forward yields for 15-year fixed rate mortgages rise from a current effective yield of 3.337% (up 0.02% from last week) to 5.383% in 10 years, down 0.035% from last week. Show More Summary
``Japan's vital signs remained weak in July as wages fell further and household spending dropped, signaling continued weakness in the world's third-largest economy. Data released Friday showed the inflation rate was unchanged from the previous month. Show More Summary
Rachael Ray‘s daytime talk show has already been renewed for a new season, but sources say it may be the end of the line for the celebrity chef. The Rachael Ray Show debuted in 2006 and was renewed in 2013 for another two years, butShow More Summary
Fast National ratings for Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014Summer TV is fast coming to a close, which means there weren't many new shows on Thursday night this week. However, there were NFL preseason games airing in at least some markets on every...Show More Summary
CBS’ “Face the Nation” notched a win in total viewers on August 24, besting ABC’s “This Week” by +242,000 total viewers. “This Week” won in the A25-54 demo beating the CBS broadcast by 28,000 viewers. ”Meet the Press,” guest hosted by Chris Jansing was third. Show More Summary
Eurozone inflation fell to 0.3 percent in August, raising the dangers of deflation and also pressure on the European Central Bank to open up the cash floodgates, data showed on Friday. The latest fall takes the rate down from 0.4 percent in July and from 1.3 percent a year ago, and to far below the ECB's target of just under 2.0 percent. Show More Summary
Rachael Ray‘s daytime talk show has already been renewed for a new season this fall, but RadarOnline.com has exclusively learned failing viewership has the celebrity chef on the chopping … READ ON
Variability in metabolic scaling in animals, the relationship between metabolic rate (R) and body mass (M), has been a source of debate and controversy for decades. R is proportional to Mb, the precise value of b much debated, but historically considered equal in all organisms. Recent metabolic theory, however, predicts b to vary among species […]
A new Israeli poll shows that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s job approval rating has suffered dramatically in the wake of the Gaza ceasefire, which many Israelis felt was premature. At the same time, another poll shows that Israel’s right-wing parties would gain if new elections were held now. Show More Summary
Highlights from Wednesday's cable ratings.
Teresa Aprea and her husband may not have been aware that the other women on the show were talking about them, but they got a quick reality check after watching Sunday’s episode of the show. Victoria Gotti made a guest appearance this week and revealed that Rino, Teresa Aprea’s husband, had slept with Teresa’s own