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1 hr ago | CBC News

Argentina, U.S. bondholders meet as debt default deadline looms

Argentina President Cristina Fernandez has long refused to negotiate with the plaintiffs led by New York billionaire Paul Singer's NML Capital Ltd. Argentina's economy minister emerged from daylong negotiations aimed at preventing a default Tuesday to say both sides had finally spoken for the first time, a development that raised hopes that a deal ... (more)


6 hrs ago | Switched

Guards At New York City Jail Accused Of Drug Trafficking

JULY 24: New York City mayor Bill de Blasio speaks during a ceremony to receive honorary citizenship during a visit to his grandmother's town on July 24, 2014 in Grassano, Italy.


Related Topix: Prison, Drugs, New York

7 hrs ago | Reuters

U.S. seen maintaining solid pace of jobs growth in July

U.S employment growth likely retained enough momentum in July to help buoy the economy for the rest of the year.


11 hrs ago | Reuters

Sprint, T-Mobile merger not expected before September-sources

The long-anticipated merger of Sprint Corp and T-Mobile US Inc is not expected to occur before September, with the companies continuing due diligence and preparing a detailed case for a deal before U.S. regulators, according to people familiar with the matter.


Related Topix: T-Mobile, Sprint Nextel, Telecom, IT Services, Deutsche Telekom AG, SoftBank, Financial Services, Investment Services, Business News, Federal Communications Commission

15 hrs ago | Reuters

U.S. home prices down in May, but consumer confidence strong

U.S. single-family home prices fell unexpectedly in May, declining for the first time in more than two years in the latest signal of the wobbly state of the housing market.


Related Topix: Housing, Financial Markets

18 hrs ago | CBC News

Ukraine shelling hits seniors home, school, residences

A woman walks past armed pro-Russian separatists in Shakhtarsk, Ukraine, earlier this week.


Related Topix: Train Disaster

21 hrs ago | MSN Money

Jaded Argentines brace for looming debt default

Factory owner Norberto Garcia was poised to launch a series of new toys this year after grafting hard for the past decade to rebuild his business following Argentina's 2001-2002 economic crash and debt default.


21 hrs ago | BBC News

Gherkin skyscraper put up for sale

London's Gherkin skyscraper has been put up for sale, with interest expected from Chinese, other Asian, and US buyers, estate agency Savills has said.


Related Topix: Economics News, Bitcoin

Mon Jul 28, 2014

International Business Times

Samsung Galaxy K Zoom vs. Nokia Lumia 1020 Specs and Price Comparison in Australia

Galaxy K Zoom or the Nokia Lumia 1020, here is a specs and price comparison between the two devices in A woman takes pictures with Nokia's new smartphone, the Lumia 1020 with a 41-megapixel camera, after its unveiling in New York in this July 11, 2013 file photo.


Related Topix: Cameras

Express India

John Kerry praises 'Tata' for creating jobs in US

US Secretary of State John Kerry has praised Indian automobile giant 'Tata' for creating thousands of jobs in the United States.


Related Topix: Pennsylvania

NYPD puts chokehold on pregnant woman: Pregnant gal 'illegally' grilling burgers

Don't test the NYPD . They know their grilling, BBQ and kebab rules down cold. And if you stray from the hard-line, be prepared to go under the chokehold - even if you're seven months pregnant.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Bar-B-Q, Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY, New York Daily News, Criminal Defense Law, Law

24 Hours

Child molestation suspect killed in shootout

Charles Mozdir, a suspect wanted on child molestation charges filed in San Diego, California is shown in this Coronado Police Department photo released on July 28, 2014.


Related Topix: Greenwich Village (New York, NY)


Markets Little Changed Ahead Of The Federal Reserve's Policy Decision

The Federal Reserve will conclude a two-day session, with the central bank likely to announce further cuts to its monthly asset purchases.


Related Topix: Housing, Anadarko Petroleum, Oil & Gas, Baidu, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Banking, Financial Services, Citigroup


Shares down on Russia sanctions, weak U.S. housing; dollar pauses

U.S. stocks opened lower after data showed contracts to buy previously-owned U.S. homes fell unexpectedly in June, casting a cloud over the housing market recovery.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, West Chester, PA, Chester, PA

Russia Taday

New figures show 9/11 cancer cases have doubled among first-responders

Firemen carry an injured man from the World Trade Center after both towers collapsed after planes crashed into the buildings in New York on September 11, 2001.



Consumer spending, inventories seen lifting U.S. second-quarter GDP

U.S. economic growth likely rebounded in the second-quarter from a winter-induced slump at the start of the year and will probably continue to gather momentum through the rest of 2014.


Related Topix: Valhalla, NY

Globe and Mail

At the open: TSX flat ahead of earnings, economic data

A plane flies over a Bombardier plant in Montreal, January 21, 2014. The Montreal-based company is shifting from its two units of Bombardier Aerospace and Bombardier Transporation - each of which reported to chief executive officer Pierre Beaudoin - to four units that will report directly to Mr. Beaudoin A plane flies over a Bombardier plant in ... (more)


Related Topix: Bombardier, Aerospace-Defense, Canada,


NEWBlogComic Con 2014: What's coming up for our favourite TV shows?

Actress Ming-Na Wen waves to fans during the Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D panel at the 2014 Comic-Con As ever, San Diego Comic-Con brought TV fans enough previews, teasers and casting news to whet the appetite ahead of the new season premieres.


Related Topix: Game of Thrones, Entertainment, Television, Jonathan Pryce, Alexander Siddig, Keisha Castle-Hughes, Xena

Daily Kos

From Reuters: Mass Murder in Maine

This has just been reported a few hours ago, no details have been released besides what is in this from a link to the report from Reuters : Five members of a family, including three children, were found shot dead at their southern Maine home on Sunday, with a gun located near one of the bodies and no outside involvement suspected, a police ... (more)


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

Sun Jul 27, 2014


The top films at the North American box office

LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK, July 27 - Following are the top 10 movies at North American box offices for the three days starting July 25, led by "Lucy" according to studio estimates compiled by Reuters.


Related Topix: Media, Universal Pictures


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