S&P cuts Egypt's credit ratings Ratings agency Standard & Poor's has pushed Egypt's sovereign credit ratings deeper into junk status, citing "continued pressure" on foreign reserves. More
Keystone XL pipeline to be delayed TransCanada Corp. says the long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline will be in service months later than expected and cost more than its current $5.3 billion price-tag as it continues to await U.S. government approval. TransCanada had been sticking to its late 2014 or early 2015 start-up target, but the regulatory process has dragged on. More
Drivers benefit as oil prices drop sharply A sharp decline in the price of oil this month is making gasoline cheaper at a time of year when it typically gets more expensive. It's a relief to motorists and business owners and a positive development for the economy. More
Sudan freezes oil and security deals with South A month later, Bashir visited Juba, symbolising an easing of tensions at the time, and the South's oil wells resumed pumping the crude ... SPLM-N and government forces battled outside the town. South Sudan, in comments made ahead of the Khartoum news ... 06/7/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
South Sudan Withdraws From Oil Area, Easing Border Crisis South Sudan said on Friday it would withdraw its troops from the disputed Heglig oil region more than a week after seizing ... U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called on Thursday for the South to pull out. The South still believed Heglig, which many ... 04/20/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Sudan and South Sudan both claim control of oil town, South Sudan announces withdrawal Sudan and South Sudan both claimed to be in control of a contested oil town near the countries' ill-defined border on Friday after the south said it was withdrawing its troops to avert a return to war. Last week, South Sudanese troops took over the border ... 04/20/2012 - 12:50 pm | View Link
South Sudan withdraws from oil area, easing border crisis JUBA/KHARTOUM (Reuters) - South Sudan said on Friday it would withdraw its troops from the disputed Heglig oil region more than a week after ... Ban Ki-moon called on Thursday for the South to pull out. The South still believed Heglig, which many ... 04/20/2012 - 10:14 am | View Link
South Sudan to pull out of oil town, easing crisis JUBA, South Sudan (AP) – Sudan said Friday its forces drove South Sudanese troops from a contested oil town near the countries' ill-defined border border while the south tried to put a good face on events, saying it was withdrawing. South Sudanese troops ... 04/20/2012 - 10:14 am | View Link
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South Sudan devalues SSP by 50 percent | ATC News by ... BROKE SOUTH SUDAN DEVALUES CURRENCY BY 50 PERCENT (Posted 02nd October 2014) South Sudan’s Central Bank has finally faced reality when they devalued the ... 10/28/2014 - 9:52 pm | View Website
SUDAN WATCH Fighting in South Sudan cuts off 100,000 people from aid; South Sudan army says it and UN unable to protect civilians in Jonglei; Fighting in South Sudan forces ... 10/27/2014 - 6:18 pm | View Website
South Sudan Dr. Riek Machar and South Sudan!! Quote “Leadership is the lifting of man‘s visions to higher sights, the raising of man’s performance to higher standard ... 10/25/2014 - 3:08 pm | View Website
Poaching cases claim 5 deer in southeast ND
BISMARCK, N. D. (AP) — Authorities are investigating another deer poaching case in southeastern North Dakota.
There are no suspects in either of the poaching cases.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Report All Poachers telephone number at 800-472-2121.
The company says it has signed a 15-year lease for 40,000 square feet of space now occupied by the International Center of Photography.
The space also will have recital space, rehearsal rooms, a recording studio and state-of-the-art technological resources.
Lenovo Group announced the completion of its acquisition of Motorola Mobility from Google Inc. on Thursday in a move aimed at making the Chinese computer maker a global smartphone brand.
The $2.9 billion purchase adds to a flurry of acquisitions and initiatives aimed at transforming Beijing-based Lenovo, the world's biggest maker of personal computers, into a major player in wireless computing.
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority plans to raise subway and bus fare by 4 percent next year.
WNBC-TV (http://bit.ly/10AXPb0 ) says Chairman and CEO Tom Prendergast said Wednesday that the hike would begin in March.
It wasn't immediately clear how it would affect base fare, weekly and monthly MetroCards, commuter train passes or pay-per-ride discounts.
Details were to be worked out after public hearings and a board vote in December.
Information from: WNBC-TV, http://www.nbcnewyork.com