Tag Archives: MISCA

Twitter looks to make money from ads aimed at logged-out users

By Anya George Tharakan (Reuters) – Twitter Inc said it was testing a feature to show advertisements to people who read tweets without logging in, as it tries to make…

Somali forces arrest American fighting with Islamic rebels

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Somalia's security forces on Monday arrested an American who was fighting with the Islamic extremist al-Shabab group, says an African Union official. Abdimalik Jones, who said…

Satellite photos show North Korea digging new nuclear tunnel – report

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Satellite photographs from October & early November indicate North Korea is digging a new tunnel for nuclear testing, yet there are no signs that a such a…


Nakata powers Japan to 10-2 win over US at Premier12

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Sho Nakata hit a tiebreaking three-run home run in the sixth inning Saturday to lead Japan to a 10-2 win over the United States in the…


Does America have the cure for high drug costs?

Soaring prices for everything from cancer treatments to hepatitis C pills that cost more than $100,000 have sparked outcry in the United States in recent years, yet calls for alter…


Watchdog In Crunch Talks On £25bn PPI Cut-Off

Directors of the City regulator will hold crunch talks on Thursday approximately the imposition of a deadline which would draw a line under the £25bn payment protection insurance mis-selling scandal….


Drone Crash Sparks US Open Security Review

Officials at the US Open are looking at whether more can be done to protect the tennis tournament's venue after an unmanned drone crashed into one of the main stadiums….


France considers air strikes on Islamic State in Syria – Le Monde

PARIS (Reuters) – France is considering conducting air strikes on Islamic State in Syria, joining an international coalition led by the United States, Le Monde said on its website on…

German power giant EON sells Italian hydro plants to ERG

German power giant EON (Taiwan OTC: 3411.TWO – news) announced Thursday that it had agreed to sell its hydroelectric plants in Italy to the country’s ERG (Milan: ERG.MI – news)…