Billionaire financier George Soros will pledge an additional 100,000 pounds ($138,130) to Best for Britain, a campaign group seeking to keep Britain in the European Union, the group said in an email to Reuters. Reuters Staff 3 Min Read (Reuters) – Billionaire financier George Soros will pledge an additional 100,000 pounds ($138,130) to Best for […]
Ten-episode debut isn’t sci-fi’s Breaking Bad, but has way too many qualities to ignore. The result, whose entire first TV season debuted last week on Netflix, is a pretty surprising one: it’s totally solid. The results walk a tricky tightrope between book-allegiant and TV-appropriate, and as a result, neither end of the viewer spectrum will […]
Scenes from one of the most militarised zones in the world.
E-cigarettes were once seen as a sinister cousin to ordinary smoking. Now doctors in the UK think they could be a public health lifeline It’s an unprecedented turnaround. E-cigarettes, once painted as a new and sinister health risk, are now being promoted as a public health lifeline – in the UK, at least. Yet if […]
Dieter Zetsche äußert sich zu der rechten Gruppierung, die sich bei der Betriebsratswahl am Stammwerk gute Chancen ausrechnet. Das lasse ihn nicht kalt, sagt der Manager. Daimler-Vorstandschef Dieter Zetsche ist alarmiert über rechte Betriebsräte in seiner Belegschaft. “Wir verfolgen diese Entwicklung mit Sorge”, sagt Zetsche der Süddeutschen Zeitung, “das lässt uns nicht kalt.” Führende Mitglieder […]
London City Airport is advising passengers to stay away while the device is removed. London City Airport has been closed after a 500kg World War Two bomb was found nearby in the River Thames. The airport will be shut all day and all flights cancelled, affecting up to 16,000 passengers, a spokeswoman said. The bomb […]
FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) — Dallas Brown can still see the bullets coming for him 50 years later, smacking into the dirt at his feet as north Vietnamese soldiers fired on his platoon during an ambush deep in the jungle. Minutes later, as the deadly firefight wound down, Brown and his fellow soldiers in the […]