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U.S. employers add 209,000 jobs, unemployment rate rises to 6.2 pct.
Los Angeles Times - 3 Hours ago
U.S. employers extended this year's hiring surge into July by adding a solid 209,000 jobs. It was the sixth straight month of job growth above 200,000, evidence that businesses are shedding the caution
U.S. employers add 209,000 jobs; unemployment rate rises to 6.2 percent Akron Beacon Journal
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Israel-Gaza cease-fire collapses within hours
Los Angeles Times - 3 Hours ago
A hard-won internationally brokered truce between Israel and Palestinian militants collapsed within hours Friday after the Israeli military said one of its soldiers was missing amid heavy fighting in
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Ted Cruz rallies GOP against border bill; House delays vacation
Los Angeles Times - 15 Hours ago
On a day that was supposed to signal new leadership in the House, Speaker John A. Boehner was plagued with the same old GOP infighting Thursday when he was forced to abruptly cancel a vote to approve
Sen. Cruz rallies GOP against border bill; House delays vacation Keene Sentinel
Sen. Ted Cruz rallies GOP against border bill; House delays vacation Hampton Roads Daily Press
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Eric Cantor says he is set to resign from Congress in August
Chicago Tribune - 9 Hours ago
Eric Cantor MICHAEL REYNOLDS / EPA Republican Representative from Virginia Eric Cantor, the outgoing House Majority Leader, walks to a Republican conference meeting, on Capitol Hill in Washington
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Oakland Athletics, Detroit Tigers add top pitchers
Los Angeles Times - 9 Hours ago
'Guardians of the Galaxy's' heroes aren't what you'd expect Hard as it is to believe, within the memory of those still living, Marvel was not always the movie establishment's billion-dollar behemoth but
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DNA project 'to make UK world leader'
BBC - 13 Hours ago
A project aiming to revolutionise medicine by unlocking the secrets of DNA is under way in centres across England. Prime Minister David Cameron has said it "will see the UK lead the world in genetic
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Obamacare premiums to rise a modest 4.2% in 2015
Los Angeles Times - 13 Hours ago
Defying an industry trend of double-digit rate hikes, California officials said the more than 1.2 million consumers in the state-run Obamacare insurance exchange can expect modest price increases of 4.2%
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Medical labs to get new FDA oversight
Los Angeles Times - 14 Hours ago
'Guardians of the Galaxy's' heroes aren't what you'd expect Hard as it is to believe, within the memory of those still living, Marvel was not always the movie establishment's billion-dollar behemoth but
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Sales of homes for at least $1 million heat up in California
Los Angeles Times - 14 Hours ago
While the overall housing market may have been stuck in neutral this spring, there was no stopping sales of high-end homes. Sales of homes for $1 million or more hit a seven-year high in California
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Tesla announces plan to boost production in 2015
Los Angeles Times - 15 Hours ago
'Guardians of the Galaxy's' heroes aren't what you'd expect Hard as it is to believe, within the memory of those still living, Marvel was not always the movie establishment's billion-dollar behemoth but
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Angels welcome challenge as Oakland Athletics add Jon Lester
Los Angeles Times - 15 Hours ago
'Guardians of the Galaxy's' heroes aren't what you'd expect Hard as it is to believe, within the memory of those still living, Marvel was not always the movie establishment's billion-dollar behemoth but
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World Trade Center contractor charged in multimillion-dollar fraud
Chicago Tribune - 15 Hours ago
_ NEW YORK Reuters) - The owner of a company that has done nearly $1 billion in construction work at the World Trade Center was charged on Thursday with defrauding a government program intended to promote
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Cocktails: How to make clear milk punch (no siphon necessary)
Los Angeles Times - 15 Hours ago
"Sometimes I think I'm in over my head," half-jokes Michael Lay, head bartender at Faith & Flower downtown, in the middle of peeling 36 lemons for six batches of English milk punch, gallons of which customers
Summer cocktails: How to make clear milk punch (no siphon necessary) Los Angeles Times
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Poland marks 70th anniversary of Warsaw Uprising
Deutsche Welle - 3 Hours ago
Polish citizens honored the fighters and victims of the rebellion on Friday by laying wreaths, sounding horns and singing insurgent tunes. Veteran resistance members gathered along with local dignitaries
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Israeli soldier feared captured as Gaza truce crumbles
France24 - 3 Hours ago
The Israeli army on Friday said initial reports indicated a soldier had been captured by Palestinian militants during an operation in southern Gaza, as a US and UN-brokered ceasefire unraveled just hours
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Israel declares Gaza ceasefire with Hamas to be over
Deutsche Welle - 4 Hours ago
The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) on Friday declared what was meant to be a 72-hour-long humanitarian ceasefire to be over. Asked during a press conference whether the ceasefire was over, IDF spokesman
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Sudan woman sentenced to death for apostasy arrives in the US
Deutsche Welle - 9 Hours ago
Meriam Ibrahim Tehya Ishag and her family were given a warm welcome in the US, the final leg of their trip from Sudan which began over a week ago. The couple and their two infant children landed first
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Gammy takes turn for worse
Sydney Morning Herald - 9 Hours ago
The health of a critically unwell baby who was abandoned by his Australian parents in Thailand has deteriorated, even as Australians donated more than $50,000 for his medical treatment. Six-month old
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Taiwan gas explosions kill at least 24 people, injure many more
Deutsche Welle - 9 Hours ago
Thousands of emergency workers and soldiers were deployed to Kaohsiung, Taiwan's second-largest city on Friday, where an operation was ongoing to search for both survivors and victims of the blasts.
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Israel and Hamas 72-hour ceasefire begins
France24 - 10 Hours ago
Middle East © Mahmud Hams, AFP I A displaced Palestinian boy peeks out from a tent at the al-Shifa hospital in Gaza City on July 31, 2014. Text by FRANCE 24 Follow france24_en on twitter Latest
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Diplomacy instead of attack
Deutsche Welle - 12 Hours ago
"Offense is the best defense" - this expression is often misunderstood as a political guideline. And - just to get it out of the way now - it's utter nonsense. That was true 100 years ago, and it is now.
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'Kill losers early'
Sydney Morning Herald - 13 Hours ago
While success stories like those of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg make founding a billion-dollar technology venture seem like a swift path to untold riches, others find the road much rockier - like
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'It's not like Breaking Bad'
Sydney Morning Herald - 14 Hours ago
A desperate mother, a dying child, the rigid law and one man's experimental drug. It's not a drug lab like Breaking Bad The medical marijuana debate found a name and a face on Thursday as it was revealed
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Mysterious woman in black
Melbourne Age - 14 Hours ago
For the past two months, a mysterious woman, shrouded in flowing black robes from head to toe, has been walking through the southern states of the US. From the swamplands of Alabama to the heights of
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Germany's youngsters follow pattern of sustained success
Deutsche Welle - 14 Hours ago
It's not been three weeks since Germany's magical World Cup triumph and the country's next generation of successful footballers has already emerged. Germany's U19s have won the European Championship,
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