Monday, 02 March 2015

Latest News

  • PROGRESS: Howard College has lots of room to grow

    01:00 | 2/3/15
    San Angelo Standard Times
    Recent agreements with the San Angelo Independent School District and Angelo State University established dual credit courses to prepare local high schoolers for energy industry jobs and simplified the transfer process for undergraduates. Howard ... more»
  • A Rational Agriculture Is Incompatible with Capitalism

    00:48 | 2/3/15
    Monthly Review
    For example, it is not rational to introduce chemicals into the environment, including into products we use daily, that are either toxic or cause illnesses of various types. more»
  • Tech demo lets you visit the International Space Station in VR

    00:26 | 2/3/15
    Tech demo lets you visit the International Space Station in VR ... multimedia company Opaque Multimedia has combined an Oculus Rift headset with Microsoft Kinect 2 motion tracking to make it possible for every Tom, Dick, and Sally on the planet to get ... more»
  • Jihadi John Mohammed Emwazi 'felt like dead man walking after MI5 encounter ...

    00:26 | 2/3/15
    Evening Standard
    In a series of emails in 2010, three years before he left to join IS, he told the Mail on Sunday's security editor Robert Verkaik he felt harassed by security services, saying: "Sometimes I feel like a dead man walking, not fearing they (MI5) may kill ... more»
  • Junior explorer looks at NZ project sale option

    00:15 | 2/3/15 (subscription)
    The cash-tight oil and gas company Kea Petroleum plc (AIM: KEA) has reportedly put out the for sale sign on some or all of its operations in New Zealand. more»
  • Neighborhood Service Center begins renovations

    00:03 | 2/3/15
    The Star Democrat
    Donations came from White Stone Fund Inc., Dock Street Foundation, Henry and Judy Stansbury, The Seip Family Foundation Limited, Mid Shore Community Foundation, Easton Utilities Commission, Frederick W. Richmond Foundation Inc., Mary and Robert ... more»
  • CHARLES KRAUTHAMMER The fatal flaw in the Iran deal

    23:52 | 1/3/15
    Bangor Daily News
    Yet so thoroughly was Iran stonewalling International Atomic Energy Agency inspectors that just last Thursday the IAEA reported its concern “about the possible existence in Iran of undisclosed … development of a nuclear payload for a missile. more»
  • Moral outrage misses point on Gulliver's tax travails

    23:41 | 1/3/15
    South China Morning Post (subscription)
    Although they appear reprehensible, problems from a bank's past are no more heinous than an industrial company that is required to clean up a leaking toxic waste dump that it established decades ago. It should be approached and dealt with that level of ... more»
  • Small SUVs, pricey sports cars dominate at Geneva auto show

    23:18 | 1/3/15
    Lynchburg News and Advance
    Electric models and hybrids have lost some buzz. They are still arriving, as Mercedes introduces a plug-in hybrid version of its C-class sedan. more»
  • Five to Thrive: Keys to Marion's success

    23:07 | 1/3/15
    Marion Star
    Similar efforts are being done at The Star's nine sister publications, which hopefully will present the opportunity for each of them to learn solutions from the other. The list, however, is only a starting point. Feedback from readers ... Likewise ... more»
  • Despite Greece, euro zone is turning the corner

    23:07 | 1/3/15
    The heightened risk of a Greek default and/or exit comes just as there are signs that the euro zone is turning the corner after seven years of financial and economic crisis and that its perilous internal imbalances may be starting to diminish. more»
  • Analysis: Will Netanyahu Speech to Congress Fracture US-Israel Ties?

    22:56 | 1/3/15
    TEL AVIV, Israel - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu probably knew his decision to address Congress about Iran nuclear talks at the invitation of the GOP and without the White House's approval would be controversial. more»
  • UK govt figures wrangle over 'hate preachers' law

    22:56 | 1/3/15
    After evidence came to light earlier this week that “Jihadi John” - wanted by U.S. and UK authorities for his brutal on-camera executions of Western hostages - was named last week as Mohammad Emwazi, was radicalized at London's Westminster University. more»
  • 10 Mighty Monthly Pay Dividend Dogs Grab 14.5% To 100.8% Upsides To End ...

    22:45 | 1/3/15
    Seeking Alpha (registration)
    10 top monthly pay (MoPay) Small, Medium, and Large (SML) cap dividend dogs annual upsides averaged 36.15% as of February 27 (ranked by analyst targets). more»
  • Rutledge: EPA scope unlawful

    22:45 | 1/3/15
    Northwest Arkansas News
    Tom Cotton met with high school exchange students Hafiza Nabi, who is attending Ashdown High School, and Jemuel Alain Cabalida, who is attending Augusta High School. They discussed foreign ... Planning to visit the nation's capital? Know something ... more»