Amazon Drone Deliveries May Be Closer Than You Think
November 12 2014 12:28 PM
Amazon Prime Air is seeking out a number of new employees to make its drone delivery service a reality.
Taiwan Testing World’s First Fully Wireless Electric Rail Service
November 12 2014 12:01 PM
Taiwan’s first light-rail service uses Spanish electric trains that charge wirelessly instead of using overhead catenary lines.
The Philae Lander Touches Down On A Comet
November 12 2014 11:43 AM
For the first time in history, a manmade spacecraft has landed on a comet.
Kate Middleton Having A Girl? Duchess Reportedly Reveals Baby Gender
November 12 2014 11:27 AM
Britain's Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are said to be expecting a baby girl in the spring.
Global Energy Demand Could Outpace Supply: Report
November 12 2014 10:56 AM
The International Energy Agency in its annual outlook report said demand could rise by 37 percent by 2040.
Russia Bomber Patrols To Reach Gulf Of Mexico
November 12 2014 10:28 AM
“In the current situation we have to maintain military presence in the western Atlantic and eastern Pacific," Sergei Shoigu said.
Russian Military Enters Ukraine
November 12 2014 10:25 AM
According to NATO sources, Russian troops, tanks, artillery and air defenses have entered eastern Ukraine.
Germany Wants To Introduce Stringent Anti-Doping Law In Sports
November 12 2014 6:51 AM
The proposed law will make doping by professional athletes a criminal offense, attracting a prison sentence of up to three years.
UK's Longest-Serving Prisoner Released After 48 Years
November 12 2014 6:38 AM
The decision to release Harry Roberts, who killed three police officers in 1966, triggered outrage among the victims' families.
UK Wages Rise More Than Expected, Unemployment Rate Stays Unchanged
November 12 2014 5:04 AM
The Bank of England is keeping a close eye on labor costs as it considers when to start raising interest rates.
Big Banks Fined $3.4B In Forex Probe
November 12 2014 3:38 AM
The fines were imposed after a year-long investigation into allegations of rigging of forex markets between 2008 and 2013.
Ulster Bank Fined $4.4M For 2012 System Crash
November 12 2014 12:56 AM
The 2012 computer systems fiasco cost Ulster Bank 59 million euros ($74 million) in compensation.
Russia To Build Nuclear Reactors In Iran
November 12 2014 12:29 AM
The deal comes amid ongoing negotiations between Iran and six world powers to hammer out a nuclear agreement before a Nov. 24 deadline.
UK, US, Swiss Close In On Forex Settlement With Top Banks
November 11 2014 11:40 PM
It would be the first settlement over allegations of misconduct in the $5.3 trillion-a-day foreign exchange market.
Rosetta Mission Glitch Threatens Comet Landing
November 11 2014 8:47 PM
The decadelong Rosetta mission is due to make history in space Wednesday, if all goes to plan.
Polish Independence Day March Turns Violent, Again
November 11 2014 7:34 PM
More than 200 people were arrested after Tuesday's march in Warsaw and 32 people injured, 12 of them police officers.
After 4 Months, MH17 Families Ask, Where Are The Bodies?
November 11 2014 7:25 PM
Relatives of victims of the Ukraine crash are increasingly angry and desperate.
EU To Discuss Russia Sanctions, Ukraine Support Next Week
November 11 2014 6:18 AM
Fighting between pro-Russian separatists and government forces in eastern Ukraine flared up again in the past week.
New 'Cold War' Not Inevitable
November 11 2014 5:36 AM
David Cameron defended the British government’s support for U.S.-backed economic sanctions on Russia, calling it "morally right."
Standard Chartered To Axe 80-100 Branches
November 11 2014 5:26 AM
Standard Chartered had 1,248 branches at the end of June.