- Why North Korea Doesn’t Want Iran-Style Nuclear Talks
Wall Street Journal, Wednesday - 07/29/2015 - 12:47 AM
Negotiations with Iran highlighted a fundamental difference with the North Korean situation: Pyongyang already has an array of bombs and a commitment to increase its arsenal.
- Oldest ever giant panda celebrates with bamboo, veggie cake
Tampa Tribune, Tuesday - 07/28/2015 - 02:47 PM
- NATO Meets Over Turkey's Security After Terror Attacks
Wall Street Journal, Tuesday - 07/28/2015 - 08:47 AM
Ambassadors to NATO met in Brussels to consult with Turkey following a series of terror attacks in the country and Ankara’s decision to step up strikes in Syria and Iraq.
- Statoil Q2 profits hit by lower oil prices, higher costs
San Antonio Express-News, Tuesday - 07/28/2015 - 04:03 AM
Norwegian energy company Statoil says it was hit by lower oil prices, increased depreciation and higher drilling costs in the second quarter, causing net profit to fall 16 percent to 10.1 billion kroner ($1.2 billion). Revenue dropped to 124 billion kroner in the period, down from more than 142 billion kroner a year earlier. CEO Eldar Saetre said Tuesday that the company "delivered encouraging operational performance with good production growth and high regularity" in the quarter, adding that it will continue to cut costs as part of an efficiency program that was "on track." Statoil said it expects pre-tax cash flow effects of some $1.
- NATO holding rare emergency meeting at Turkey's request
Tampa Tribune, Monday - 07/27/2015 - 12:45 PM
- Coast Guard continues search for missing Florida teens
Hartford Courant, Monday - 07/27/2015 - 07:32 AM
Hundreds of family members, friends and classmates took part in a prayer vigil for two missing 14-year-olds from South Florida who disappeared while fishing in the Atlantic Ocean.
- AP tracks missing slave fishing boats to Papua New Guinea
Tampa Tribune, Monday - 07/27/2015 - 06:47 AM
- Somali Hotel Hit by Deadly Truck Bomb
Wall Street Journal, Monday - 07/27/2015 - 02:47 AM
A suicide bomber rammed a truck rigged with explosives into the blast walls around a hotel in Mogadishu, Somalia’s capital, killing at least nine people.
- U.S.-Turkey Deal Paves Way for Buffer Zone
Wall Street Journal, Sunday - 07/26/2015 - 10:47 PM
The deal allowing U. S. planes to use Turkish bases to strike Islamic State militants is paving the way for establishment of a de facto no-fly zone in northern Syria, Turkish and American officials said.
- Hollywood's New Backer: China
Wall Street Journal, Sunday - 07/26/2015 - 02:47 AM
The boxing drama “Southpaw” released over the weekend has an unlikely financial partner: Chinese conglomerate Dalian Wanda. Studios hope such deals will help them crack the Chinese market.
- Suicide bomber kills at least 10 in northern Cameroon
Associated Press, Saturday - 07/25/2015 - 06:34 PM
A governor in Cameroon says a suicide bombing blamed on Islamic militants has killed at least 10 people.
- Hungarian Leader Sees Europe's Existence at Risk
Wall Street Journal, Saturday - 07/25/2015 - 12:47 PM
Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban said Europe’s existence is under threat from the huge influx of migrants to the region, but that granting Brussels more power isn’t the solution.