HOUSTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency may have been too harsh when it banned BP Plc from lucrative federal contracts as punishment for its 2010 Macondo oil spill, the United Kingdom and prominent business groups said on Tuesday.
Silent Sleep From: Liverpool, United Kingdom Silent Sleep is the current music project of Christopher McIntosh, who played in two of the Devil's favourite Liverpool bands of the last 5 years, 28 Costumes (Liverpool Explodes Again) and Hallo...I Love You! (Won't You Tell Me Your Name and Let Me Tell You Their Name). Show More Summary
(CNN) - Republican Sen. Marco Rubio, speaking in London at the leading think-thank the Chatham House, said Tuesday America's changing demographics won't affect the country's longtime relationship with the United Kingdom, pushing back at the notion that the U.S.- U.K. bond solely relies on its ancestral ties. In a speech about foreign policy, the potential […]
Things just get worse and worse for HTC. Bloomberg reports that London Judge Richard Arnold has issued a sales ban against the HTC One mini smartphone in the United Kingdom for infringing upon Nokia-owned patents. Even more ominously,...Show More Summary
The senior counterterrorism official at the United Nations, Ben Emmerson, is launching a probe into the surveillance activities of the intelligence agencies of the United States and the United Kingdom. The investigation, announced by...Show More Summary
"Education systems have untapped potential to improve themselves." - Mel Ainscow Equity-focused educational change is probably the most discussed, debated and urgent problem we face in U.S. education today, particularly as poverty continues to grow. Show More Summary
The 19-year-old diver from the United Kingdom who twisted and turned his muscular body in nothing but a Speedo took home a bronze medal at the London Olympics — as well as rabid fans (us included) from all over the globe. Today, the gorgeous Tom Daley, who seduced the world... More »
This week we have an essay on information ethics, use the word "lethal" more times than usual in this program, and present a news miscellany that seems biased towards libraries news out of the United Kingdom. Related links: LISNews:Show More Summary
From the United Kingdom: Manufacturers enjoyed a jump in demand that pushed growth to its fastest rate for more than two years and saw the sector take on thousands of new staff last month. New orders were the strongest for almost 20 years and job creation accelerated, according to the Markit/CIPS UK Manufacturing PMI survey. […]
United Kingdom Prime Minister David Cameron and a retinue of more than 100 business representatives — the largest-ever British trade delegation to go to China — descended on Beijing Monday. Cameron met with Chinese premier Li Keqiang,...Show More Summary
Canada's hostile response to the nuclear deal struck between its closest allies and Iran has put it in an uncomfortable geopolitical position. In effect, it has turned its back on the United States, China, United Kingdom, Russia, Germany...Show More Summary
Flush with oil revenue, Saudi Arabia’s rulers don’t feel the need to assess property taxes on homeowners or owners of developed property. So it may come as a surprise to Saudis looking to buy property in the U.S., United Kingdom...
Introverts From: London, United Kingdom London trio Introverts have one of the most appropriate band names this side of Savages. With song titles like Selbstmord, which translates as suicide, Death of 1 and Dark you won't be surprised to find that Introverts aren't a happy clappy party band. Show More Summary
You technically can't have a Black Friday without a Thanksgiving to precede it, right? Wrong. As of 2013, the post-holiday day of sales madness has spread across the Atlantic Ocean to the United Kingdom.
A word from the United Kingdom Hydrographic Office, a gCaptain sponsor: The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office has launched its latest edition of ADMIRALTY Digital Publications (ADP), Version 14. Free as an [...]
According to the International Transport Forum, Malaysia has one of the highest death rates from road traffic accidents in the world. While the number of road deaths continues to rise in Malaysia the number in the United Kingdom is much lower and experiencing a downward trend.
Name: Tyler and Lolly Lux Location: Kensington, London, United Kingdom Size: 560 square feet Years lived in: 2 years, rented The morning of my photo shoot at Tyler and Lolly's west London mews home, the couple were visited by an unexpected guest, in the form of a pigeon who somehow managed to fall down their chimney into the living room. Show More Summary
By Dr. Duru: Third quarter GDP for the United Kingdom grew 1.5% year-over-year and 0.8% quarter-over-quarter. These numbers met economist "expectations," yet the British pound soared in response anyway. This rally is important as it has taken the British pound (FXB) into breakout territory. Show More Summary
ABSTRACT: Researchers from France, United Kingdom and Belgium looked at how the zootechnical performances of broilers at the end of the rearing period depend in part on the quality of day-old chicks at placement.
The PS4 launches in Australia, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Kingdom on Friday, November 29. Show More Summary