Sunday, 26 October 2014

North America

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    20:05 | 26/10/14
    The Spokesman Review
    At this dinner you will learn how to significantly cut your energy costs, government tax programs that pay you to improve your home and the latest technologies to make your whole house more comfortable. more»
  • The Left Keeps Trying to Win Elections By Litigation Over Rules Governing ...

    19:56 | 26/10/14
    Daily Signal
    After a federal district court refused to block North Carolina's multi-pronged reforms - voter ID, eliminating same-day registration, shortening the early-voting period (from 17 days to 10), and banning ballots cast outside voters' assigned precincts ... more»
  • Charlotte startup rides electric-vehicle wave

    19:56 | 26/10/14
    Bend Bulletin
    Capable of hauling 1,000 pounds and reaching up to 80 miles per hour, the truck was produced in Charlotte, North Carolina, by EV Fleet Inc., a manufacturing startup Agnew formed this year to assemble and sell electric pickups. The Condor is a strategic ... more»
North America Snapshot
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Nasdaq Composite4,4594,4864,4464,484310.69%
S&P 5001,9521,9651,9461,965140.71%
DJ Industrial Average16,67716,81216,65016,8051280.76%
VALUE LINE INDEX4,4014,4184,3854,417200.46%
TSX COMPOSITE INDEX14,48914,56914,43714,544570.39%
Russell 2000 Index1,1181,1191,1131,11920.21%
 
 
Latest News
  • Breeders' Cup: Prayer for Relief has big work

    19:11 | 26/10/14
    The Courier-Journal
    Danny Boy, pre-entered in both the $2 million Juvenile and $1 million Juvenile Turf, worked five-eighths on turf in 59 3/5 with Romans and Donegal Racing founder Jerry Crawford watching. “Cristina, I had my feet on the dashboard the whole ... Also at ... more»
  • Youth Sports: Locals win International Federation American Football Flag ...

    19:11 | 26/10/14
    MiamiHerald.com
    Eight young men from South Florida flew to Rome, Italy, representing the United States in the International Federation American Football Flag Football World Championships, and they returned to Miami-Dade County with the gold medal. more»
  • "Social issues warrior:" Udall, Gardner trade barbs on abortion

    19:11 | 26/10/14
    The Denver Post
    ... each other of being a "social issues warrior." Udall has been criticized for focusing heavily on the issue, so much so that Denver pollster and political analyst Floyd Ciruli said if the senator loses the race, the women's strategy will get the ... more»
  • 'In the best interest of our people'

    19:00 | 26/10/14
    Bowling Green Daily News
    Jackson said when he talks to fellow lake anglers about bass and crappie, he tells them about the great fishing spots in the lake, spots where fish gather in and around the old limestone foundations of the farm buildings once owned by men like his ... more»
  • Hearts on their sleeves

    18:48 | 26/10/14
    Corvallis Gazette Times
    “We are experiencing our strongest sales year in the four-year history of the Alta Gracia brand and have a financial plan to break even in 2014,” said Rip Scott, who handles retail sales, marketing and brand development for the company. “Alta Gracia is ... more»
  • Syracuse football loses to 'special' Clemson team with dominant front seven

    18:48 | 26/10/14
    The Post-Standard - syracuse.com
    But as there are only 14,000 or so residents in Clemson, virtually all of them had to have been in the old joint, where they, in order, (a) sang "God Bless America," (b) recited the "Pledge of Allegiance," (c) listened in silence to a prayer, (d ... more»
  • Stasi: Chris Christie and Kimberly Guilfoyle put the 'con' in Conservative

    18:33 | 26/10/14
    New York Daily News
    Chris Christie, who was born without the genes for shame or empathy, announced, “I don't think there's a mother or father sitting around a kitchen table tonight in America who are saying, 'You know, honey, if my son or daughter could just make a higher ... more»
  • Ad battleground shifts to Eastern Iowa

    18:15 | 26/10/14
    The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
    29 through Oct. 26, political/issue ads made up 68 percent of KCRG-TV9's broadcast revenue, said Steve Lake, national sales director. more»
  • Experience 'Faces and Voices'

    18:15 | 26/10/14
    Tribune-Review
    Somerset Trust Company at the Train Station Complex is now open at 904 W. Crawford Ave. It is a full-service branch with several familiar faces. more»
  • Mr. Market Seems Confused About Twitter (TWTR)

    18:15 | 26/10/14
    Seeking Alpha (registration)
    For the quarter, analysts expect Twitter to report strong sales growth and higher earnings than what it earned last year. Despite high expectations, Mr. Market's decision to place its share price in the middle of its 52-week range indicates that ... more»
  • For bargain travel, pair haunted house tours with fall color trips

    18:03 | 26/10/14
    TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press
    The "walls" refer to those of the massive, Gothic-style Eastern State Penitentiary, once one of the most expensive and brutal prisons in the country. more»
  • Market jolt is reality check for investors

    18:03 | 26/10/14
    Waterbury Republican American
    A violent lurch lower nine days ago knocked the Standard & Poor's 500 index down as much as 7.4 percent from its September peak as fears of a global economic slowdown intensified. more»
  • Botswana ruling party wins national elections

    17:59 | 26/10/14
    Aljazeera.com
    ... won 79 percent of the seats. Observer missions from the regional Southern African Development Community (SADC), the Commonwealth and the European Union were expected to report officially on the vote later. ... Khama, 61, is the son of the country's ... more»
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