Russian man who killed air traffic controller held up en route to crash memorial in Germany
A Russian man who was convicted of killing an air traffic controller he blamed for a plane crash in which his wife and children died was held for several hours as he tried to enter Germany to ma ...
China blocks Bloomberg website after report on wealth of next president's extended family
China blocked access to Bloomberg's website on the mainland after the business and financial news agency published a report Friday detailing the multimillion-dollar assets of relatives of the ma ...
Palestinians hail UN nod for Nativity Church as victory in bid for global recognition
the square, including youngsters in yellow T-shirts with the inscription "I love Jesus." Palestinian Tourism Minister Rula Ma 'ayah said she hopes the new heritage listing will bring more visitors. Currently, some 100,000 tourists come to Bethlehem
TIP SHEET: Franklin DynaTech Fund Seeks Innovative Plays for Long-Term Growth
period. "We're really trying to invest in them for the long period," Mr. Moberg said. Mr. Moberg cited MasterCard Inc. ( MA ) and Visa Inc. (V) as examples of companies whose core business models are benefiting from fundamental shifts in consumer
Poland May Force Interchange Rates Lower Via Legislation
central bank has been seeking a multi-party, voluntary compromise from companies like Visa Inc. (V), MasterCard Inc. ( MA ), Diners Club and American Express Co. (AXP) to lower the fees charged for non-cash transactions in the Polish market
US Gasoline Use Up 0.1% Vs Week Ago at 9.008 Million Barrels a Day -SpendingPulse
ended June 22, according to a SpendingPulse report released Tuesday by MasterCard Advisors LLC, a division of MasterCard Inc.( MA ). Demand in the latest week was down 3.5%, or 322,000 barrels a day from a year earlier. Gasoline use has lagged the
1969 Fireball meteorite reveals new ancient mineral
unknown to science," study researcher Chi Ma , a senior scientist at Caltech, said in ..... lab. "It's brand-new to science," Ma told LiveScience in an interview. The scientists ..... composition and crystal structure, which Ma said is new, and as such, could be explored
Melco Crown Set to Partner in Manila Casino With Belle Corp - Sources
Chinese territory and have a 60% equity interest in a third project still under development. Melco Crown spokeswoman Maggie Ma declined to comment. Write to Kate O'Keeffe at firstname.lastname@example.org and Cris Larano at cris.larano@dowjones
Melco Crown Set To Partner In Manila Casino With Belle -Sources
Corp. (SM.PH), said Melco Crown and Belle are just talking and nothing has been finalized. Melco Crown spokeswoman Maggie Ma declined to comment. Belle, controlled by the country's richest man, Henry Sy, is one of four companies that have licenses
Look Ma , No Hands! Augmented Reality Gets a Grip
One day in March 2000, just days before the dot-com bubble began its journey back to earth, German engineer Thomas Alt first glimpsed the future of technology.