Swiss, French call to bring home gold reserves as Dutch move 122 tons out of US - 3 hours ago
The financial crisis in Europe is prompting some nations to repatriate their gold reserves to national vaults. The Netherlands has moved $5 billion worth of gold from New York, and some are calling
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Black Friday sales: police attend supermarkets amid scuffles - 3 hours ago
Shoppers tell of being jostled and even stripped of their bargains as stores open at midnight offering discounts“I got a Dyson but I don’t even know if I want it. I just picked it up,” Louise
Flood leaves Gaza in ruins, UN declares state of emergency - 3 hours ago
An estimated 100,000 homes have been destroyed or damaged as the streets of Gaza City. They were flooded with water and sewage after a week of torrential downpours, prompting the UN Palestinian
'You can't drive away in the hearse' - 2 hours ago
It was a dramatic farewell that his family says would have appealed to Sydney man's sense of humour.
Mental health deaths as beds cut - 2 hours ago
Seven mental health patients have killed themselves in England since 2012 after being told there were no hospital beds for them, the BBC learns.
The Most Noteworthy 2014 Black Friday Deals - 3 hours ago
Prepare some turkey leftovers and brace yourselves for one of the busiest shopping days of the year.
7 Things Every Facebook User Needs to Know, Backed by Research - 3 hours ago
Your Facebook profile probably reveals your true personality. It’s especially indicative of how extroverted and open to new experience you are but it can also tell people whether you have anxiety
Black Friday skirmishes at store - 1 hour ago
Black Friday gets off to an early start as police are called to a Tesco store in Cardiff after reports of clashes between customers as the store opened just after midnight.
Putting out our bats for Hughes - 3 hours ago
Cricket fans around the world have pulled their cricket bats from their bags and placed them out in a tribute to the late Test cricketer Phillip Hughes.
Adoption row council 'was biased' - 2 hours ago
A couple say a local authority set out to adopt their grandson despite the fact they wanted to care for him and his elder brother.
Brisbane Battered By 'Supercell' Storm - 3 hours ago
The army is brought in to clean up the Australian city's worst storm in decades - with reports of tennis ball-sized hailstones.
Namibia votes in first Africa e-poll - 3 hours ago
Namibians are voting to elect the country's new president and parliament - in what is the first electronic national election in Africa.
New Nintendo 3DS XL: 3D worth playing - 2 hours ago
The massively improved 3D more than makes up for a relatively small list of updates and some frustrating design choices.
Drax in record £28m penalty by Ofgem - 1 hour ago
Power generation company Drax is hit with a £28m financial penalty after failing to meet targets to provide energy efficiency measures to homes.
India relaxes visas to boost tourism - 2 hours ago
Tourists from US, Australia, Brazil, Germany and Japan can now get visas on arrival in India after the country extended its limited scheme.
VIDEO: Will reforms boost India's economy? - 3 hours ago
India's third quarter GDP figures are due out on Friday - and could indicate whether the prime minister's recent reforms are bearing fruit.
Exclusive: Obama plan to 'Power Africa' gets off to a dim start - 2 hours ago
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Barack Obama last year told a cheering crowd in Cape Town that a $7 billion plan to "Power Africa" would double electricity output on the world's poorest continent and bring
Nick's $340k Facebook win - 3 hours ago
He went to Vegas to play poker with his mates. It ended in a terrible hangover for some of them.
Mergers deadline for councils looms - 1 hour ago
Wales' 22 councils have until midnight to let the Welsh government know whether they are in favour of merging with other local authorities
State election result teeters on the brink - 1 hour ago
Coalition fearful as Fairfax poll suggests Labor is heading for a narrow win in knife-edge poll.
Protesters target Black Friday sales in Ferguson - 1 hour ago
FERGUSON, Mo. (Reuters) - Protesters in Ferguson, Missouri began targeting Black Friday sales at major retailers overnight in a new tactic to vent their anger at a grand jury decision not to indict a
NI leaders to attend island summit - 2 hours ago
The Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness and the Secretary of State Theresa Villiers are to attend a British-Irish Council summit in the Isle of Man on Friday.
McDonald’s in a church? It could happen - 2 hours ago
A FAST-FOOD lovin’ entrepreneur aims to get the congregation back into the Church by setting up a partnership with McDonald’s.
Poor performance catching up with active stock fund managers - 2 hours ago
BOSTON (Reuters) - Stock-picking fund managers are testing their investors’ patience with some of the worst investment returns in decades.
Switzerland Faces Vote On Immigration Cap - 2 hours ago
The country will choose whether to place limits on the number of foreigners making it their home amid an argument over resources.
Korea's Pantech shows signs of life with new phablet - 2 hours ago
Despite its new phablet, the Pop-up Note, selling out in half a day, the handset maker has failed to find a buyer after filing for bankruptcy earlier in August.
Worst Storm in Decades Smashes into Brisbane Causing Widespread Damage - 52 minutes ago
Conditions in places were equivalent to a category 2 cyclone
‘The stench of death makes it hard to breathe’ - 2 hours ago
TODAY and tomorrow, half a million animals - from rats to buffaloes - will be killed in a remote corner of the world, where the stench of death clogs the air.
'Mimi' coin mystery benefits Salvation Army - 3 hours ago
The Salvation Army in Fort Myers has received a valuable gold coin for nine years.        
Japan inflation slows in October, highlights challenge facing Abe - 2 hours ago
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's annual core consumer inflation slowed for a third straight month in October due to falling oil prices, highlighting the economic gloom facing Premier Shinzo Abe as he
Pope Francis begins Turkey visit - 1 hour ago
Plight of Christian communities throughout Middle East expected to figure prominently in talks in Ankara and Istanbul.
Housing market 'continues to soften' - 27 minutes ago
The UK housing market is continuing to slow, Nationwide says, with annual house price inflation falling to 8.5% in November.
Robinson report due to be published - 2 hours ago
Stormont's Standards and Privileges Committee is expected to publish a report on the conduct of First Minister Peter Robinson and his wife Iris on Friday.
VIDEO: President pledges Mexico will change - 2 hours ago
The Mexican president promises to reform the corrupt authorities in the country and break their links with organised crime.
'Resident Evil HD' Released Early In Japan - 3 hours ago
Being in Japan has its benefits, as the Biohazard HD Remaster (aka: Resident Evil HD) was released on PS3 and 360 yesterday. While the Western releases will be digital only, the Japanese version also
Top Five Black Friday Deal Sites - 3 hours ago
Every year retailers try to keep Black Friday discounts under wraps—and every year savvy consumers out-smart them when scans of ads are leaked online prior to the big day. Don’t be caught without
Fierce fighting rages in Iraq's Anbar - 2 hours ago
Army says assault by ISIL on provincial capital Ramadi fended off amid plan to triple defence budget to fund war effort.
VIDEO: Planes tossed around in Brisbane storm - 1 hour ago
A huge clean-up operation is under way in the Australian city of Brisbane after it was hit by its worst storm in three decades.
Fukushima workers still in murky labor contracts: Tepco survey - 2 hours ago
TOKYO (Reuters) - The number of workers at Japan's Fukushima nuclear plant on false contracts has increased in the last year, the station operator said, highlighting murky labor conditions at the
Goodbye Thanksgiving, hello shopping - 3 hours ago
Retail stores open earlier Thanksgiving Day to crowds waiting to snag some deals.         
New Nintendo 3DS XL: meet the new boss, better than the old boss (pictures) - 2 hours ago
The upgrades to the New Nintendo 3DS XL may seem slight, but they make a world of difference to the player experience.
Japanese Paper Regrets Use of Term 'Sex Slaves' - 3 hours ago
Japan biggest paper apologies for use of 'sex slaves' to describe World War II 'comfort women'
Thanksgiving in the Dust Bowl - 3 hours ago
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Apple to kill off its giant flop - 3 hours ago
IT WAS the iPhone nobody wanted to buy. And now it appears the end is near for the device which left the tech giant red-faced.
Net Energy Metering -- Are We Capitalists Or What? - 3 hours ago
Whether net metering is a good thing or a bad thing overall depends on whether you’re an owner of rooftop solar arrays who see it as necessary to encourage solar installations and decrease
New initiative to tackle heart disease - 3 hours ago
A new initiative to tackle heart disease and the issues that cause cardiovascular problems is being launched in Galway today.
Immigrants' Chances Tied to Their State's Polices - 3 hours ago
Ease of immigrants lives depend on state policies that vary from tough to welcoming
Early shoppers queue up for Black Friday
cnbc - 2 hours ago
Economists are closely watching whether retailers can entice shoppers to spend during what retailers consider the biggest shopping weekend of the year, the NYT reports.
Namibia Votes in Election Favoring Ruling Party - 3 hours ago
Namibia's ruling party, in power since 1990 independence, expected to win another election
Volcano in South Japan Erupts, Disrupting Flights - 3 hours ago
Volcano in southern Japan blasting magma in first eruption in 22 years, disrupting flights
Black Friday Bonus: How To Get The Best Deals - 3 hours ago
I despise Black Friday. It's a day I try to avoid as I take a day off from eating and devote to full time digestion. But millions of Americans live for it and think they're going to get the best
Violinist Chung: back from finger collapse, to play the 'one note' - 3 hours ago
LONDON (Reuters) - Losing the use of her left index finger pretty much put an end in 2005 to the high-flying, globe-trotting career of Korean violin virtuoso Kyung Wha-Chung.
Palmer under investigation by WA Police - 3 hours ago
WEST Australian police have confirmed they are investigating billionaire Clive Palmer's business activities.
Violence in China Continued Despite Crackdown - 3 hours ago
Violence in China's far west has continued despite authorities' 6-month crackdown on unrest
London Condemns Kabul Bombing as Taliban Ups Pressure on Afghan Gov’t - 2 hours ago
The militant group appears to be stepping up its campaign of violence in the Afghan capital as foreign forces prepare to withdrawal
10 Things to Know for Friday - 3 hours ago
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Clean-up in Brisbane after 'super storm' - 3 hours ago
Brisbane in Australia is cleaning up after a massive hail storm ripped through the city yesterday afternoon.
Oil Plunge a Panacea for Crude-Reliant Asia - 3 hours ago
Oil price plunge a panacea for crude-reliant Asia but negatives loom for some countries
Mexico's president announces crackdown on crime - 3 hours ago
"Mexico cannot go on like this," President Enrique Pena Nieto says, amid scandal over murders of 43 college students
The Major Demographic Shift That's Upending How We Think About Race - 3 hours ago
The usual way that race labels are applied in the United States in everyday parlance and in government statistics fail to capture a phemenon poised to reshape how race is actually lived in America:
Canadian patent applications in steady decline: study - 3 hours ago
Report’s authors suggest government should reform tax laws on intellectual property to encourage commercialization
Two Children In UK Undergoing Tests For Ebola - 28 minutes ago
Confusion over where the two children are from in Africa leads health officials to carry out tests for the deadly disease.
Growers Grateful for Higher Christmas Tree Prices - 3 hours ago
Growers grateful for slightly higher Christmas tree prices but customers may see little change
Kawakami: 49ers shaken to their core by Seahawks - 2 hours ago
The San Francisco 49ers were rocked to their core by Richard Sherman, Russell Wilson and Seattle Seahawks on national television Thursday night
Attention: Sports Fans! - 1 hour ago
I've never been much of a sports fan. Over the years, however, I've noticed that in films and plays about athletes, the dramatic conflict usually falls into one of three categories:The first is the
Grim stats put cyclists on notice over safety - 2 hours ago
The road authority has published the seven worst cycling black spots in the state based on five years data.
Why India's tea workers are agitated - 3 hours ago
There's tension in the tea plantations of eastern India after workers recently killed the owner over a pay dispute, the BBC's Sanjoy Majumder reports.
Seahawks, Sherman shut down rival 49ers in key NFC West battle - 2 hours ago
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Richard Sherman provided the moment of the game against the 49ers once again, a mere 10 months after his touchdown-saving deflection in the NFC championship that...
B.C. Lions linebacker Solomon Elimimian becomes first defensive player to win CFL’s top player award - 3 hours ago
Elimimian becomes the first defensive player to capture the award in voting conducted by the Football Reporters of Canada and nine coaches
Turkey denies Hamas headquarters - 51 minutes ago
Burkina PM will ask Morocco to extradite former president - 1 hour ago
Burkina Faso’s interim prime minister Isaac Zida said Thursday he will seek the extradition of former president Blaise Compaore from Morocco, and investigate a slew of cases from the exiled
Russia Tensions Move Closer to Home - 3 hours ago
The country's bold moves have some foreign policy experts worried.
49ers' owner apologizes on Twitter: Thanksgiving loss was 'unacceptable' - 3 hours ago
Another tipping point in the coaching-front office feud in San Francisco? Owner Jed York apologized to fans minutes after Thursday's critical loss to the Seahawks.
VIDEO: Turkey's declining Christianity - 2 hours ago
A century ago Christians made up 20% of Turkey's population, the figure is now just 1.2%.
Seahawks' Richard Sherman relishes beating 49ers in front of their 'mediocre' fans - 2 hours ago
Cornerback Sherman's two interceptions help his team beat NFC West rivals, trash talking against Colin Kaepernick, 49ers fans ensues
A wish for a Marine with PTSD - 3 hours ago
A wish for a Marine with PTSD         
Talley’s fans respond to sad story with outpouring of support - 3 hours ago
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Asian Energy Shares Slide After OPEC Decision - 3 hours ago
Asian energy shares slide after OPEC output decision; Nikkei rises after economic reports
Former Met Sadecki remembered for pitching laughs - 3 hours ago
Ray Sadecki had what seemed to be an endless supply of baseball jokes and he trained his old Mets roommate, Jerry Koosman, to be his straight man.
JFK passenger arrested for having stun guns, machete in luggage - 3 hours ago
Police say the New York man also had starter pistols, pellet guns and boxes of pellets in his luggage
Afghan woman helps kill 25 Taliban for dead son - 3 hours ago
The mother of an Afghan policeman gunned down by the Taliban reportedly went on a revenge-fuelled spree, helping kill 25 militants in an act that's being hailed as heroic among her countrymen.
Atlanta council weighs in on annexation possibilities - 3 hours ago
Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed has made public his support for annexing Druid Hills and a portion of south Fulton, two areas on the edges of town that are now in heavy talks about their respective futures.
French lawmakers debate recognition of Palestine as a state - 58 minutes ago
French lawmakers will debate a proposal on Friday to recognise Palestine as a state in a move aimed at pushing for "a definitive resolution of the conflict". The non-binding motion is expected to
Oahu woman gives priceless Thanksgiving gift - 3 hours ago
An Oahu woman blessed another family with a priceless Thanksgiving gift. Doctor Maryellen Markley gave up a kidney to help a stranger on a long transplant wait list...
Black Friday 2014: Today's roundup of store hours - 1 hour ago
Most big-name retailers opened on Thanksgiving, but there were a few holdouts.
Holiday Gift Guide For Travelers On Your List - 3 hours ago
My Travel Holiday Gift Guide covers every kind of traveler, business and leisure, at every price point. Unlike many magazine gift round-ups, I have personally tried and approved each product - and I
The Insider Guides To Know In Marrakech - 3 hours ago
Actress Linda Kozlowski and her personal and professional partner Moulay Hafid Baba have a new, luxe bespoke travel company in Morocco.
McCoy Has Huge Day While Eagles D Batters Romo in Rout of Cowboys - 3 hours ago
The premier matchup on the 2014 NFC East schedule to date arrived on Thanksgiving, with 8-3 Philadelphia and 8-3 Dallas meeting for the first time this season. Any hope for an all-time classic
Lions Find Their stride on Offense, Take Down Bears on Thanksgiving Day - 2 hours ago
On paper, the Detroit Lions have one of the best offenses in the NFL. But as we all know, the NFL rarely sticks to the script. Through 12 weeks, Detroit ranked No. 28 in the NFL in scoring, and it
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