Latest World News
- November 28 2014 10:47: Oil plunge a panacea for much of world economy - World News Headlines - Yahoo News
A renewed plunge in oil prices is a worrying sign of weakness in the global economy that could shake governments dependent on oil revenues. Yet it is also a bonus for consumers as prices fall at the pump, giving individuals more spending money and lowering costs for many businesses.
Latest U.S. News
- November 28 2014 10:48: Austin police: More than 100 rounds fired - U.S. News Headlines - Yahoo! News
Latest Business News
- November 28 2014 10:35: Exclusive: P&G exploring sale of $7 billion Wella hair care unit - sources - Business News Headlines - Yahoo! News
LONDON (Reuters) - Procter & Gamble Co is working with Goldman Sachs to explore the sale of its Wella hair care business that could be worth around $7 billion, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters, as the world's largest consumer products company streamlines its business.
Latest Tech News
- November 28 2014 10:40: Check out the awesome Android surprise OnePlus has prepared for Black Friday - Tech News Headlines - Yahoo News
The OnePlus One has been one of the most interesting Android handsets released this year, a high-end device priced at an unbelievably low price. Perhaps because of this, OnePlus hasn’t always been able to meet demand, annoying some potential buyers with its invite system and other controversies that affected the phone’s launch. However, the company appears to be ready to meet your OnePlus One needs during Black Friday and Cyber Monday, and has a special Black Friday deal waiting for you. FROM EARLIER: Walmart and Best Buy have killer smartphone trade-in deals you won’t be able to resist Instead of lowering the price of the handset even further — the 16GB model costs $299, while the 64GB version is priced at
Latest Entertainment News
- November 28 2014 09:45: Cops: Man inspired by gangster movie uses firebomb - Entertainment News Headlines — Yahoo! News
DOBBS FERRY, N.Y. (AP) — Police say a 19-year-old inspired by a scene in "Gangster Squad" tossed Molotov cocktails in a suburban New York community.
Latest Sports News
- November 28 2014 00:04: Chambers leads with McIlroy lurking, Scott revived in Sydney - Sports News Headlines - Yahoo! News
By Nick Mulvenney SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australian Greg Chalmers held a one-shot lead at the halfway stage of the Australian Open on Friday but defending champion Rory McIlroy was well-positioned for the weekend in a share of second place. Chalmers, twice a former winner of his national open, snared his seventh birdie on the last green for a five-under-par 66 to edge ahead of a congested leading pack at five-under for the tournament. ...
Latest Science News
- November 28 2014 09:36: Beer-Bottle Physics Could Help Explain Deadly Eruptions - Science News Headlines - Yahoo News
The science of a bar prank that causes beer bottles to overflow with foam could help explain lethal eruptions of gases, researchers say. A better understanding of this effect could also help researchers to model what could happen if carbon dioxide is accidentally released from containment systems that are designed to keep the global-warming gas from escaping into the atmosphere, scientists added. The prank known as "beer tapping" involves hitting the top of a newly opened beer bottle. One of us did the trick, and we started to figure out possible explanations," said lead study author Javier Rodríguez-Rodríguez, a fluid mechanician at Carlos III University of Madrid in Spain.
Latest Politics News
- November 28 2014 10:49: GOP govs starting to strut their stuff for 2016 - Politics News Headlines - Yahoo News
BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — A half-dozen potential Republican presidential contenders spent last week peacocking across the sprawling grounds of a pink-hued luxury resort, schmoozing with donors and sizing up the competition in the party's most fractured field in decades.