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Nestle sales growth eases as global economy cools 18 Oct 2012 | 02:01 pm
Nestle SA, the world's biggest food and drink company, on Thursday said its sales growth slowed to 11 percent in the first nine months of 2012 as demand eased both in developed economies and emerging ...
Russia files charges in TV riot-plotting case 18 Oct 2012 | 02:01 pm
Russia's top investigative agency filed criminal charges Thursday against an opposition leader's assistant, continuing a widespread crackdown on the movement against President Vladimir Putin.
Twitter shuts out German neo-Nazi group's account 18 Oct 2012 | 02:01 pm
Twitter says it has for the first time blocked an account with its "country withheld content" function, shutting out a banned German neo-Nazi group at the behest of local authorities.
Spy Kids: UK starts secret agent apprenticeships 18 Oct 2012 | 01:57 pm
How's this for a job title - secret agent's apprentice?
Police: 3 arrested for Denver bar killings, fire 18 Oct 2012 | 01:57 pm
Denver police say three people have been arrested in connection with the killing of five people at a bar that was then set on fire to hide the crime.
Yelp to alert consumers on fake reviews 18 Oct 2012 | 01:56 pm
Yelp says it will alert users if it suspects that a business has tried to buy fake, misleading reviews on its site.
Nokia loss widens to $1.27 billion in Q3 18 Oct 2012 | 01:55 pm
Nokia Corp. said Thursday that its third-quarter net loss widened to (EURO)969 million ($1.27 billion) as revenue plunged 19 percent compared with the same time last year and sales of its flagship Win...
Royal wedding gives Luxembourg turn in spotlight 18 Oct 2012 | 01:54 pm
The Grand Duchy of Luxembourg doesn't get a lot of turns in the spotlight.
Violence breaks out at Greek anti-austerity demo 18 Oct 2012 | 01:54 pm
Hundreds of youths pelted riot police with petrol bombs, bottles and chunks of marble Thursday as yet another Greek anti-austerity demonstration descended into violence, less than a month after more i...
US unemployment aid applications jump to 388K 18 Oct 2012 | 01:53 pm
Weekly applications for U.S. unemployment benefits jumped 46,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 388,000, the highest in four months. The increase represents a rebound from the previous week's shar...