Drilling activity offshore UK is now expected to increase over the next few years as government and industry reacts to the recommendations in Sir Ian Wood’s
Here's another case where if you ask me, Scotland's criminal justice system is failing to protect the public. The record appears to show that this violent serial offender, Alexander Gallagher, was given a five year prison sentence for...Show More Summary
Yakuza Zero, the recently-revealed entry in the Japanese crime sim series, will take fans back to the year 1988, developer/published Sega announced at Sony's pre-Tokyo Game Show press conference. Taking place years before the first Yakuza game, the...
BERLIN (Reuters) - Weak investment spending and slow trade led Germany to contract for the first time in over a year in the second quarter, data showed, suggesting Europe's largest economy is running out of steam just as the impact of the crisis in Ukraine starts to bite. Show More Summary
By Anup Singh: Things have gone from bad to worse for Chinese solar company Yingli Green Energy (NYSE:YGE) this year. The company's stock had already declined to a great extent, and the recent second-quarter results didn't bring any relief for investors either. Show More Summary
Today, at Sony's fall conference, the company confirmed a sequel to Resident Evil: Revelations. Read more...
Black to play Cardoso - Keene, Nice Olympiad 1974 Tromso may be over - The Best of Times; The Worst of Times - but that doesn’t mean we have to stop thinking about Olympiads. Times have changed. Incredible to think that forty years ago we - England - didn’t have any Grandmasters. Show More Summary
From the University of Southampton A new study of satellite data from the last 19 years reveals that fresh water from melting glaciers has caused the sea-level around the coast of Antarctica to rise by 2cm more than the global average of 6cm. Researchers at the University of Southampton detected the rapid rise in sea-level…
The four-part Olive Kitteridge will cover a span of 25 years, and one of these clips comes from later in Olive?s life, as she meets up with Jack Kennison, a haughty Harvard grad played with grizzled grace by Bill MurrayClick To Continue Reading
Attendance at the city's 55 pools dipped by 7%, from 1.4 million visitors last year through Aug. 16, to 1.3 million visitors this year during the same time period, parks records show.
By The Value Investor: Investors in Splunk (NASDAQ:SPLK) finally have a reason to celebrate again as the company demonstrated very impressive topline sales growth, in what has been a very difficult year for shareholders so far. Despite...Show More Summary
With the new school year fast approaching, it should be a reminder to take the time to properly train and educate food handlers about food safety. Not only just to pass the test and get certified, but to live it, breathe it and foster a culture. Food safety has to be part of the daily... Continue Reading
A "Letter to the Editor" in the Sun Times this weekend : I worked for the Chicago Police Department for 20 years, retiring last December. It’s a shame the way the David Koschman case has been investigated. The reason that the officers...Show More Summary
Good Labor Day, Heroes! Summer flew too fast this year, and here we are at the beginning of September already. Phew. I hope life doesn’t speed up any more. I don’t think I could keep up! Today in addition to […] Be the first to comment... Show More Summary
By Brian Gilmartin, CFA: Toll Brothers (NYSE:TOL), the high-end homebuilder reports their fiscal Q3 '14 earnings before the bell on Wednesday morning, September 3rd, 2014 with a conference call to follow early Wednesday afternoon. Per...Show More Summary
4. January 1946, Wroclaw LETTER FROM EFRAIM CWYK TO AVIDOR STEIN Dear Avigdor, Did you know I managed to find Dieter back in August last year? He is alive, but stuck in a monastery! When I heard he had become a monk I could not believe it. Show More Summary
I haven’t touched a virtual hair on my Xbox Avatar’s head in years. Part of the reason for this is I keep forgetting he exists, because I so rarely see that beautiful guy unless I boot up my Xbox 360, which seems to be the only place left where Avatars still matter. I also haven’t […]
Labor Day. The one day of the year set aside to honor the American workforce, the people who build he buildings, highways, bridges, and every other working part of the giant machine we call the United States. But in Washington State,...Show More Summary
Week 1 of the 2014 college football season is in the books, so it's high time the Heisman discussion starts, right? All right, so it's still a little bit early to pinpoint this year's outstanding player, but there is one name that must be recognized in any early conversation. Show More Summary
Well, it looks like we've reached the worst movie weekend of the year. But that’s okay. It just means we get a little time to go outside and enjoy the fresh air. Or if not, maybe you just go see Guardians of the Galaxy again. Either way, what we’ve got coming here is no bueno. Show More Summary