Travelin' man: Chris Christie has spent one-third of his term out of N.J. As chairman of the Republican Governors Association, Gov. Chris Christie has spent all or part of 80 days since being re-elected — a third of his second term — out of state. Most of his trips have involved campaigning and fundraising for the association, but the count also includes such non-RGA travel as his recent three-day visit to Mexico More
No weapon found after report of gun at LISA Academy LITTLE ROCK — Police say they didn't find a weapon after a report of a possible gun at a charter school in west Little Rock. Little Rock Police Department spokesman Lt. Terry Hastings said officers responded about 8 a.m. after a report of a student with ... 08/28/2014 - 8:05 pm | View Link
Ni hao, y'all: US hinterlands woo Chinese firms In Lancaster County, South Carolina, Chinese textile manufacturer Keer Group is investing $218 million in a plant to make industrial yarn and will employ ... giant Haier built a refrigerator plant in Camden. John Ling, who runs South Carolina's Shanghai ... 06/22/2014 - 7:00 pm | View Link
UK jobs market remains gloomy despite City boom, report warns identifying low skills as a reason to provide more intensive employment support and establishing bodies in each industrial sector so government, unions and employers can work together to identify skills gaps and promote workplace standards and fair pay. 06/22/2014 - 4:51 pm | View Link
YouTube to buy Twitch for $1 billion claims report Nothing official has been confirmed yet but a Variety report claims that an announcement is imminent and that the deal will be for ‘all cash’, which is going require an industrial strength wallet… Despite relatively humble beginnings (as described in ... 05/19/2014 - 5:56 am | View Link
Wasted! £1.6bn of aid to Afghanistan: Report finds opium production trebled in a decade Much of the £1.6billion sent in aid to Afghanistan by Britain since 2006 has been wasted, a major report warns today. The Independent Commission for Aid Impact says that much of the programme to cut opium production has ‘performed poorly’, with little ... 03/6/2014 - 11:30 am | View Link
An international manhunt for a Lake County teacher accused of molesting a student has ended with him in custody in Bosnia awaiting extradition to face charges in the United States. Lake County Undersheriff Raymond J. Rose announced today that Michael R. Vucic, an instructor at Gavin South Middle School near Ingleside, was taken into custody Monday night in Sarajevo.