Archive September 2014

Bishop airs lessons learned by U.S. in Cup loss

Bishop airs lessons learned by U.S. in Cup loss

Published 30/09/2014

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - As the dust settles over yet another Ryder Cup defeat for the United States, PGA of America president Ted Bishop says [more…]

Global spa, wellness industry estimated at $3.4 trillion: report

Global spa, wellness industry estimated at $3.4 trillion: report

Published 30/09/2014

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A growing middle class and consumers' evolving attitudes toward health and travel have fueled a global spa and wellness industry worth [more…]

Tracy Morgan incredulous Wal-Mart blames him for accident injuries

Published 30/09/2014

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Comedian Tracy Morgan, who was injured in a road accident that caused the death of his friend, was incredulous on Tuesday [more…]

First Ebola case diagnosed in the United States: CDC

First Ebola case diagnosed in the United States: CDC

Published 30/09/2014

(Reuters) - U.S. health officials said on Tuesday the first patient infected with the deadly Ebola virus had been diagnosed in the country after flying [more…]

Larry Ellison still the top draw at Oracle’s mega-convention

Published 30/09/2014

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Larry Ellison was the main draw for tens of thousands of technology professionals at Oracle Corp's annual conference in San Francisco [more…]

Euro pressured as low inflation puts heat on ECB

Published 30/09/2014

SYDNEY (Reuters) - The euro languished near a fresh two-year trough early on Wednesday, having come under fire as a further slowdown in euro zone [more…]

Spanish speleologist rescued from Peruvian cave after 12 days

Published 30/09/2014

LIMA (Reuters) - A Spanish speleologist trapped 400 meters (1,312 feet) underground in a cave in the Peruvian Amazon for nearly two weeks was pulled [more…]

White House moves to deal with child migrant issue

White House moves to deal with child migrant issue

Published 30/09/2014

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House announced its intention on Tuesday to establish refugee processing in Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala to try to deter [more…]

Wall St. ends down for day, month- indexes gain in quarter

Published 30/09/2014

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks slipped on Tuesday, dragged down by energy and materials shares as economic data disappointed. Major indexes also posted losses [more…]

Ebola spreading fast, international aid not enough: experts

Ebola spreading fast, international aid not enough: experts

Published 30/09/2014

WASHINGTON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The Ebola epidemic is spreading so fast that it is turning into a humanitarian crisis leaving children orphaned, families hungry [more…]