12 July 2014, 5:10 pm - a three-year deal will give hulu exclusive rights to stream the huge back catalog of “south park,” as well as the current season’s episodes.(image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image)
12 July 2014, 4:20 pm - iran’s supreme leader spoke of a need to dramatically increase nuclear enrichment, while the u.s. and others say the country should be moving toward scaling down.(image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image)
12 July 2014, 3:16 pm - after months of speculation and about a week of free agency, anthony will stay in new york, according to a person with firsthand knowledge of the negotiations.(image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image)
12 July 2014, 3:14 pm - secretary of state john kerry spent a second day in kabul shuttling between two candidates and the presidential palace to forge an agreement on how to audit recent elections.(image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image)
12 July 2014, 2:06 pm - after a sheriffs association sought to ban unconcealed weapons, fearing they might frighten voters, the state’s attorney general ruled that guns could be openly displayed at polling sites.(image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image)
12 July 2014, 1:01 pm - american and iraqi officials are looking to capitalize on the rifts that are beginning to divide the islamic state in iraq and syria and sunni militant groups.(image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image)
12 July 2014, 10:05 am - dawn of the planet of the apes scored a muscular $27.7 million opening day, including $4.1m in thursday previews. the 20th century fox (a division of 21st century fox, inc.) sequel, which cost $170m to produce, opened well above the $19.5m (and
11 July 2014, 10:34 am - america’s largest shotgun manufacturer, o.f. mossberg & sons, inc., decided not to expand in connecticut. sure it was founded there 1919 and still has its corporate headquarters in north haven. but in 2013 connecticut rushed through
11 July 2014, 8:30 am - ask anyone under 33 what they look for in a job, and chances are they’ll tell you it’s flexibility. millennials—the generation of employees born between the late 1980s and early 2000s—want to work how they want, when they
8 July 2014, 7:00 am - as with many of america's great fortunes, the stroh family's story starts with an immigrant: bernhard stroh, who arrived in detroit from germany in 1850 with $150 and a coveted family recipe for beer. he sold his brews door-to-door in a wheelbarrow.
7 July 2014, 2:00 am - it was a moment in my career that i will never forget. i had accepted a new job at a different company and when i went into my boss’s office to quit, with resignation letter in hand, he offered me a higher salary if i would remain in my current
4 July 2014, 4:38 pm - there is a particular, awful feeling you get working in a company that is sinking. you can tell the minute you walk in the door that the energy is off. if you pay attention to the vibe you get on a job interview, you'll know when a company is
2 July 2014, 6:00 am - too many of us navigate our careers like we’re paddling across a lake, not sailing across an ocean. we are short-sighted when making decisions. we focus on completing the task at hand, fighting for the next promotion, outperforming a colleague.
12 July 2014, 4:36 pm - a candidate for the swedish parliament is aiming to get into office using only bitcoin money, and has pledged to clamp down on regulations of the virtual currency if he gets elected.
12 July 2014, 10:15 am - the judge in the trial of the day-care rapist case has been reported to the swedish national investigation department for allowing a camera in court to record the accused man's abuse tapes. he has branded the decision as 'absurd.'
11 July 2014, 4:02 pm - a swedish nurse who was fired for refusing to perform abortions due to her religious beliefs has enlisted the help of an american christian legal organization as she takes her dismissal case to court.
11 July 2014, 2:30 pm - the two men prosecuted for attempting to extort swedish celebrity chef melker andersson have been convicted in court, with the 37-year-old getting four years behind bars. his son, 17, will serve time in youth welfare.
11 July 2014, 12:05 pm - updated: malmö mayor katrin stjernfeldt jammeh has lashed out at plans by the danish government to force copenhagen's homeless population across the bridge to beg for change in sweden instead, telling the local it is a "cynical" ploy.
11 July 2014, 11:12 am - attempting to protect your child from the heat by using a blanket to drown out the sun in a pram could prove fatal according to a swedish paediatrician, who has warned parents to abandon the practice.
11 July 2014, 9:44 am - an employee at an insurance agency in central sweden will lose 15 days of pay as punishment for surfing the web on the job, spending over 40 hours this summer mainly using social media.
12 July 2014, 11:51 am - despite being 12,000 kilometres apart, argentina and germany have quite a bit in common - from historical links to present day collaborations. prepare for sunday's world cup final by learning about the ties that bind these two football powerhouses.
12 July 2014, 10:53 am - japan's softbank and deutsche telekom of germany have reached a basic agreement for a merger between their us affiliates sprint and t-mobile us, the business daily nikkei reported saturday.
11 July 2014, 5:10 pm - which side will the history books favour when germany face argentina in the final of the world cup in brazil on sunday? the local looks at past clashes between the two great footballing nations to find out.
11 July 2014, 3:02 pm - berlin will mark 25 years since the fall of the wall by placing around 8,000 illuminated balloons along the route of the barrier which divided the city between east and west for 30 years.
11 July 2014, 9:12 am - an upsurge in tension and further sanctions on sectors of the russian economy over the country's annexation of crimea would cost russia 0.2 to 0.3 percent of the gdp this year, russia's finance ministry said.
11 July 2014, 3:49 am - at least four ukrainian servicemen and five coal miners were reported killed on friday in the latest violence in the east of the country, where government forces are fighting pro-russian separatists.
11 July 2014, 12:59 am - germany has expelled the u.s.' cia station chief in the country, in a dramatic turn of events set into motion after a low-level german intelligence official was caught offering his spying services to russia.
10 July 2014, 11:45 pm - u.s. steel producers on thursday accused russia of flooding the market with cheap flat-rolled steel, challenging a 15-year trade deal and potentially reigniting a decades-old dispute over imports.
10 July 2014, 11:29 pm - speaking on the eve of a trip to latin america, president vladimir putin said brazil and other emerging powers must play a greater role in world affairs, suggesting they could do more to counter u.s. influence.
10 July 2014, 12:44 pm - while the ruble devaluation has devastated car sales and much else over recent months, it has simultaneously served one of the state's long-term aims: to localize car production in russia.
10 July 2014, 12:18 pm - tank and train maker uralvagonzavod, or uvz, has unveiled its next-generation russia one tram, which may provide a flash gotham chic to those russian cities that have not yet torn up their tram rails.
12 July 2014, 5:46 pm - brazil slumped to a 3-0 defeat against the netherlands in the third-place play-off match. the defeat marks the first time since 1974 that brazil have lost consecutive world cup matches.(image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image)
12 July 2014, 3:58 pm - a 14-year-old gang-rape survivor was allegedly molested by a leader of the nationalist congress party or ncp in maharashtra's raigad district.(image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image)
12 July 2014, 3:35 pm - united states secretary of state john kerry has brokered a deal between the top two presidential candidates in afghanistan to resolve the impasse over alleged widespread fraud in the run-off polls whi...(image) (image)
12 July 2014, 1:43 pm - ending a 40-year-old dispute, a united nations tribunal delivered its verdict on tuesday on india and bangladesh's maritime boundaries in the bay of bengal, awarding nearly four-fifth of the 25,000 sq...(image) (image)
12 July 2014, 1:09 pm - virat kohli was eight not out and ajinkya rahane 18 not out as india reached 167/3, with a lead of 128 against england at stumps on day 4 of the first test against england at trent bridge.(image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image)
12 July 2014, 12:54 pm - murali vijay and cheteshwar pujara hit half-centuries, before being dismissed in quick succession of each other. india finished day 4 of the first test against england at trent bridge, with a lead of ...(image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image)
12 July 2014, 12:53 pm - within moments of our entering lasalgaon, the biggest of nashik's 14 onion mandis, a crowd surrounds us. it is the time of auction; farmers have pulled up in tractors and tempos laden with onions, tra...(image) (image)
12 July 2014, 12:38 pm - his last match before taking over at manchester united sees louis van gaal's netherlands, beaten on penalties by argentina in the fifa world cup semifinal, facing a brazil side dismantled on tuesday b...(image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image)
12 July 2014, 5:15 pm - a "super moon" is seen next to tokyo skytree on saturday night. the astronomical event occurs when the moon is closest to the earth in its orbit, making it appear much larger and brighter than usual.
12 July 2014, 5:00 pm - campaigners are pushing for japan's population to win this year's nobel peace prize in a nod to the country's long-held pacifism, even as tokyo controversially expands the scope of the military in a move that has sparked protests at home.
12 July 2014, 4:59 pm - just as prime minister shinzo abe beefs up japan's military, the armed forces have turned to a 20-year pop idol for a softer touch in recruiting soldiers in a country that revels in all things cute.
"working for the self-defense forces presents
12 July 2014, 4:59 pm - brazil's traumatic world cup ended with more pain on saturday as they lost 3-0 to a superior netherlands side in the third-place play-off at the mane garrincha national stadium in brasilia.
still struggling to digest their record-breaking 7-1 loss
12 July 2014, 4:58 pm - chinese state broadcaster cctv has accused u.s. technology giant apple of threatening national security through its iphone's ability to track and time-stamp a user's location.
the "frequent locations" function, which can be switched on or off by
12 July 2014, 4:46 pm - “kanzo” (as we’ll call him) had an education, a job and a family. he seemed set for life. suddenly it all turned sour. he’s not sure why. nothing specific. there were vague physical ailments and violent mood swings. he quit
12 July 2014, 4:46 pm - japanese economics minister akira amari warns it would be premature for the bank of japan to consider an exit strategy from its massive stimulus program, voicing hope instead for further monetary easing if achievement of its inflation goal falls
12 July 2014, 4:46 pm - some jazz fans are devoted to the very end.
at the woodlawn cemetery in new york city, so many jazz enthusiasts want to be buried near the graves of such greats as miles davis and duke ellington that the cemetery is developing new plots to meet the
12 July 2014, 4:45 pm - the world implored israel and hamas to end hostilities saturday, but the violence escalated with the toll in israeli strikes rising to 151 and gaza militants firing more rocket salvos.
it was the bloodiest day since the conflict erupted on tuesday,
12 July 2014, 4:35 pm - the u.n. urged iraq's leaders saturday to overcome their deep divisions and move quickly to form a new government that can unite the country and confront a surging militant threat, warning that failure to do so "risks plunging the country into
12 July 2014, 5:12 pm -
islamabad: in a surprise move late saturday night, the military said it was replacing dg rangers sindh major general rizwan akhtar with another senior military officer.
a spokesman for the inter-services public relations (ispr) major general bilal
12 July 2014, 2:21 pm -
karachi: an explosion in metroville area of karachi's site area wounded three persons early on sunday, according to a dawnnews report.
the nature and intensity of the explosion could not be confirmed till the filing of this report.
12 July 2014, 1:15 pm -
bannu: the number of internally displaced people (idps) registered with the fata disaster management authority (fdma) reached 910,040 on saturday and those feeling from north waziristan agency face health related challenges.
as the registration of
12 July 2014, 11:17 am -
hambantota: sparkling centuries from quinton de kock and ab de villiers helped south africa to their first series win in sri lanka on saturday after an 82-run victory in the third and final one-day international on saturday.
opener de kock struck
12 July 2014, 7:49 am -
peshawar: air strikes were launched early morning today killing 13 suspected terrorists and destroying seven hideouts after rockets were fired on a security forces check post in mirali from inside mirali town,
12 July 2014, 6:40 am -
islamabad: federal minister for interior chaudhry nisar ali khan on saturday directed the district and police administration of rawalpindi and islamabad to keep the security of the twin cities on high alert, saying the
12 July 2014, 4:51 am -
lahore: information minister pervaiz rashid said saturday that august 14 would mark the country’s independence day and celebrations would commence at islamabad's d-chowk, adding that all political leaders, including pakistan tehreek-i-insaf
12 July 2014, 4:05 am -
lahore: justice ali baqar najafi received a death threat on saturday through a letter demanding closure of the lahore’s model town case, dawnnews reported.the letter categorically asked for a withdrawal of
12 July 2014, 3:30 am -
karachi: the muttahida qaumi movement (mqm) coordination committee on saturday alleged that rangers personnel have resumed unjustifiable arrests of its party members, dawnnews reported.
the committee protested the arrests of eight mqm workers,
12 July 2014, 2:20 am -
quetta: militants blown up a gas pipeline saturday morning in balochistan's dera bugti district, a security official said.
the official who denied to be named told dawn by telephone that militants had planted explosive materials close to a gas
11 July 2014, 9:00 am - households face a bill of billions of dollars and many could miss out on backdated energy costs if budget wrecking ball clive palmer continues to block the carbon tax repeal next week.
11 July 2014, 9:00 am -
update: radical australian hate preacher musa cerantonio has been arrested in the philippines, exposing as lies his boasts of having joined a new islamic caliphate in the middle east.
12 July 2014, 10:09 pm - israel on saturday intensified its air assault on gaza to counter rocket attacks by palestinian militants, killing 46 people, as the death toll rose to 151 with over 1,100 hamas positions targeted in five days of offensive.
12 July 2014, 8:55 pm - a flotilla of cuban exiles left florida`s key west on saturday to commemorate the drowning of 37 migrants -- including 10 children -- who fled their communist homeland two decades ago.
12 July 2014, 8:51 pm - russian president vladimir putin could meet with his ukrainian counterpart petro poroshenko at the world cup final, his spokesman said on saturday as the crisis between the two countries escalated.
12 July 2014, 8:21 pm - gunmen killed 25 women and wounded at least eight people today when they stormed two buildings in a residential baghdad compound reputed to be used for prostitution, police and government sources said.
12 July 2014, 8:03 pm - french president francois hollande would be "ready" to seek a second five-year term in 2017 despite poor approval ratings and rising public discontent, a leading french daily reported saturday.
12 July 2014, 5:31 pm - gaza/jerusalem (reuters) - israel rushed an eighth missile interceptor battery into service on saturday to counter stronger-than-expected rocket fire from gaza as the military pounded positions in the palestinian enclave for a fifth day, killing 19
12 July 2014, 5:29 pm - kiev (reuters) - ukrainian war planes bombarded separatists along a broad front on saturday, inflicting huge losses, kiev said, after president petro poroshenko said "scores and hundreds" would be made to pay for a deadly missile attack on ukrainian
12 July 2014, 5:21 pm - baghdad (reuters) - iraqi soldiers backed by shi'ite militias fought sunni rebels for control of a military base northeast of baghdad on saturday as a u.n. envoy warned of chaos if divided lawmakers do not make progress on sunday towards naming a
12 July 2014, 4:52 pm - raf fairford england (reuters) - the u.s. navy maintained a grounding order for f-35 b-model and c-model fighter jets built by lockheed martin corp , saying it was still not clear what caused a massive engine failure on an air force f-35 jet last
12 July 2014, 4:09 pm - kabul (reuters) - u.s. state secretary john kerry convinced afghanistan's feuding presidential candidates on saturday to agree to a total recount of last month's presidential election, which has threatened to split the country along ethnic
12 July 2014, 4:07 pm - baghdad (reuters) - some 29 people, 20 of them women, were killed on saturday evening in an apartment building in eastern baghdad by gunmen wearing a mix of plain clothes and camouflage, a police officer and a hospital official said.(image)
12 July 2014, 2:50 pm - vienna (reuters) - iran has stuck to "unworkable and inadequate" positions in nuclear talks with six world powers despite a looming deadline for a deal to end sanctions against tehran in exchange for curbs on its atomic program, a u.s. official said
12 July 2014, 12:49 pm - belgrade (reuters) - serbian finance minister lazar krstic resigned on saturday, saying more radical reforms to rein in public spending were needed which the prime minister said were too harsh to implement.(image) (image) (image) (image) (image)
12 July 2014, 9:52 am - berlin (reuters) - angela merkel said on saturday that new allegations of u.s. spying showed berlin and washington were completely at odds over how they viewed the role of intelligence, and she hoped german action would persuade the united states not
12 July 2014, 9:51 am - new york (reuters) - the enduring popularity of menthol may be a big motivator behind reynolds american inc's interest in buying smaller rival lorillard inc , which has the best-selling u.s. cigarette brand with the additive.(image) (image) (image)