Tag Archives: GMT

1446164257.jpg

China's manufacturing contracts for 3rd straight month

BEIJING (AP) — China's manufacturing contracted for the third consecutive month in October in a sign of weakness in the world's second-largest economy, official data showed Sunday. The National Bureau…

Russia puts its military operations in Syria on display

HEMEIMEEM AIR BASE, Syria (AP) — Russian fighter jets streak into the sky from this base in western Syria for yet another day of the heavy bombing runs that have…

352632fbb23b4718baa18ebdf98b237b-305bfd26b49747f6832bbb91cb505e2e-0_1.jpg

ECB to consider increasing stimulus program in December

VALLETTA, Malta (AP) — Citing worries approximately emerging market economies & China, European Central Bank head Mario Draghi says the bank will need to review its level of monetary stimulus…

be8ea1ac0e5fd529810f6a7067007459.jpg

Pennetta's hometown erupts in joy after US Open win

ROME (AP) — In Brindisi, Flavia Pennetta's hometown, there were shouts of joy. In nearby Taranto, Roberta Vinci's hometown, there was appreciative applause amid mild disappointment. Big video screens were…

d41bdcc6c3090d27810f6a70670014b2.jpg

Japan town near damaged nuclear plant lifts evacuation order

NARAHA, Japan (AP) — The Japanese town of Naraha on Saturday lifted a 2011 evacuation order that sent all its 7,400 residents away after the nearby Fukushima nuclear plant was…

jpg

China Caixin factory, service PMIs suggest economic slowdown worsening

By Sue-Lin Wong SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Activity in China's vast factory sector shrank at its fastest pace in almost 6-1/2 years in August, a private survey showed on Tuesday, increasing…

63ce753067f04f9fb2352d8fedbedca1-66e64026d3394def8f6148b27117c5e2-1.jpg

CEO of cheating website says he's faithful husband

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Touting himself as the "The King of Infidelity," the founder of the adultery site Ashley Madison built his livelihood around the unconventional philosophy that cheating is…

2015-03-26T180409Z_1_LOVEB2P1E6W79_RTRMADP_BASEIMAGE-960X540_SPACE-ASTEROID-2014YB35-O.JPG.cf_.jpg

No Asteroid Is Threatening to Hit Earth Next Month, NASA Says

There's no reason to fear a devastating asteroid strike next month, NASA experts say. For the last few months, rumors have circulated on the Internet that a huge asteroid will…

ArthurDaley-Rex.jpg

Minder Actor George Cole Dies Aged 90

Actor George Cole, best known for playing used-car salesman Arthur Daley in the television series Minder, has died aged 90. The British star's career spanned 70 years & moreover included…