Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Turkey Asks Iran to Return to Negotiating Table

Turkey on Tuesday called for Iran to negotiate with world powers as soon as possible...

Tuesday, June 29, 2010

Apple iPhone 4: Steve Jobs hints at reception fix

In an email to a customer, Apple Chief Executive Steve Jobs has implied that fault with reception on the iPhone 4...

Monday, June 28, 2010

PAPER: American president wrong to lecture

The first Group of 20 summit in November 2008 proclaimed a new era of “global solutions to global problems...

Sunday, June 27, 2010

Saturday, June 26, 2010

Friday, June 25, 2010

Shoddy disposal work mars crude cleanup

A leaky truck filled with oil-stained sand and absorbent boom soaked in crude pulls away from the beach, leaving tar balls in a public parking lot

Thursday, June 24, 2010

New-home sales plummet nearly 33% in May from April

Commerce Department says new homes sold at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 300,000 units in May, a record low and an 18.3% drop from a year earlier...

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Japan sets targets to rein in national debt

Japan has set targets to rein in its national debt, the biggest in the industrialised world...

Tuesday, June 22, 2010

BP oil spill 'could be double original estimate'

An internal BP document released on Sunday showed that the company has estimated that oil could pour from its broken well in the Gulf of Mexico at the rate of 100,000barrels a day..

Monday, June 21, 2010

Slavery and pain: the Nazis on the Channel Islands

Ex-Bergerac star John Nettles has made a film about the islands' wartime occupation. The Telegraph's Olly Grant reports.

Sunday, June 20, 2010

ZUCKERMAN: World Sees Obama as Incompetent, Amateur

President Obama came into office as the heir to a great foreign policy legacy enjoyed by every recent U.S. president. Why? Because the United States stands on top of the power ladder, not necessarily as the dominant power...

Saturday, June 19, 2010

Russia pushes for New Reserve Currency; Meets With China

Russia wants the ruble to be one of the world’s reserve currencies as President Dmitry Medvedev renews his push to reduce the dollar’s dominance and make Moscow a global financial hub...

Friday, June 18, 2010

World Cup: Body Painted Porn Stars Play For National Glory

The World Cup in South Africa is currently showcasing some of the finest soccer players on the planet, but another soccer competition featured a different kind of talent. Over the weekend, a sexy soccer showdown pitted Germany against Brazil. The contestants? Body painted porn stars. WARNING PICTURES CONTAIN NUDITY.

Thursday, June 17, 2010

U.S. Imposes New Penalties On Iran Firms And Officials

The Obama administration, seeking to build on the momentum of the Iran resolution passed last week by the United Nations..

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

UN 'concern' over Korea tensions

The UN Security Council has said it is "gravely concerned" for the future of peace on the Korean peninsula, following the sinking of a South Korean naval ship in March.

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

FBI: Ted Kennedy was death threat magnet

For decades after gunmen shot down his brothers , Sen. Edward Kennedy lived under constant assassination threats of his own, sometimes chillingly specific...

Monday, June 14, 2010

The Slow Death of the Death Penalty?

"This is clearly a throwback to an earlier time, and people wonder, how can we still be doing that?" asked Richard Dieter, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center in Washington, D.C.

Sunday, June 13, 2010

Goldman Being Sued By Hedge Fund

An Australian hedge fund manager said it has filed a lawsuit against Goldman Sachs Group Inc. seeking more than $1 billion in damages after losing money in troubled mortgage-linked securities.

Saturday, June 12, 2010

Sarah Palin breast implant allegations sweep the Web

Did Sarah Palin get breast implants, or is the story sweeping the Web just chatter from a bunch of boobs?

Friday, June 11, 2010

Clinton Tells Dems: 'Never Give Up.."

Bill Clinton says Democratic incumbents can't run away from their records, so they might as well embrace them. "Tell your story,"..

Thursday, June 10, 2010

Dollar Slips as China Trade Data Reassures

The dollar slipped Thursday against most other major currencies after export data from China showed a continued rebound in global trade while claims slipped...

Wednesday, June 9, 2010

The method in Israel's madness

Why would Israel, in a deliberate and methodical operation planned over a week in advance - according to statements by senior Israeli military commanders made in Hebrew-language media days before the attack..

Tuesday, June 8, 2010

GM recalls 1.5 million vehicles

General Motors is recalling about 1.5 million vehicles worldwide to address a problem with a heated windshield wiper...

Monday, June 7, 2010

2010 Tax Tip Secrets

The book has abundant details of Lyndon Johnson's tax and financial shenanigans and how both Franklin Roosevelt and Richard Nixon used the Internal Revenue Service to pursue their enemies....