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Friday, September 19, 2014 - 19:30
Toulon put their kicking concerns to one side and maximised on a red card to surge to provisional number one spot in the Top 14 with a convincing, bonus-point 53-13 victory over Brive on Friday....
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 19:30
The dollar advanced Friday against other major currencies, while the British pound retreated despite Scotland's vote against breaking from the United Kingdom. The greenback hit a 14-month high...
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 19:30
Xinhua Middle East news summary at 2200 GMT, Sept. 19 SANAA -- Shiite Houthi rebels on Friday clashed with the army and Sunni militia in northwest of Yemen's capital Sanaa for the second day, which...
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 19:30
NEW YORK, Sept. 19 (Xinhua) -- The U.S. dollar strengthened against major currencies Friday, continuing a rally boosted by an increase in the Federal Reserve's interest rate forecast. The dollar...
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 19:30
NEW YORK, Sept. 19 (Xinhua) -- The U.S. dollar strengthened against major currencies Friday, continuing a rally boosted by an increase in the Federal Reserve's interest rate forecast. The dollar...
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 18:05
David Bowie exhibition lands in Chicago for only U.S. visit CHICAGO (Reuters) - David Bowie has been best-known throughout his five-decade career as a prolific musician and songwriter, with hits like...
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 18:05
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - One of Mexico's richest men has resigned from broadcaster Televisa's board over a potential conflict of interest because he wants to acquire his own television network, the...
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 18:04
By Brendan O'Brien MILWAUKEE (Reuters) - Wisconsin Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke severed ties with a political consultant after he used similar language in her jobs plan as he did in...
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 18:03
By Mary Wisniewski CHICAGO (Reuters) - David Bowie has been best-known throughout his five-decade career as a prolific musician and songwriter, with hits like "Changes" and "Space Oddity" in constant...
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 18:02
Angelina Jolie to direct Richard Leakey biopic 'Africa' LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Actress and filmmaker Angelina Jolie has been hired to direct "Africa," a feature film about paleoanthropologist and...
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 18:02
Ratings agency Moody's confirmed Britain's credit rating at "Aa1" on Friday, saying that Scotland's rejection of independence has preserved the strengths of the country's institutions and financial...
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 18:01
Moody's maintained its negative rating on France on Friday but -- despite earlier reports -- did not deal the struggling economy a downgrade. Moody's kept its Aa1 overall rating for the country's...
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 18:01
The sound of thousands of kazoos may not win points for harmony, but the record-setting performance in New York landed money for charity. Fans played a total of 7,422 kazoos simultaneously Thursday...
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 18:01
Bordeaux shrugged off their shock defeat to Guingamp last weekend to beat rock-bottom Evian 2-1 on Friday and take top spot in French Ligue 1. Goals in either half from Diego Rolan and Wahbi Khazri...
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 18:01
The death toll from Hurricane Odile rose to three on Friday after the body of a second South Korean mining executive was found floating in a harbor in Mexico's Los Cabos resort. Authorities also...
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 18:00
Television's fascination with Washington takes a diplomatic turn in "Madam Secretary," a new CBS drama series whose lead character has more than a few traits in common with Hillary Clinton. Blonde...
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 18:00
Scottish leader Alex Salmond said Friday he would resign after losing an independence referendum that left the United Kingdom intact, while Queen Elizabeth II called for "mutual respect" among Scots...
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 17:48
S. African opposition concerned about safety as violent crime on the rise CAPE TOWN, Sept. 19 (Xinhua) -- South Africa's opposition Democratic Alliance (DA) is concerned about safety as a latest...
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 17:48
NEW YORK, Sept. 19 (Xinhua) -- China's e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Limited on Friday closed its first day of trading at 93.89 U.S. dollars a share, surging 38 percent on its debut at the...
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 17:48
MADRID, Sept. 19 (Xinhua) -- Spain's benchmark stock market index Ibex-35 rose 0.10 percent on Friday to close at 11,001.90 points. Viscofan shares led rises climbing 2.38 percent followed by...
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 17:48
MILAN, Italy, Sept. 19 (Xinhua) -- Dagong Europe expects the interest of Chinese investors in European utilities to remain strong, Milan-based European branch of Dagong Global Credit Rating Co., Ltd...
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 17:47
SKOPJE, Sept. 19 (Xinhua) -- Macedonian citizens believed that the main reason why Macedonia is stuck with its EU's integration is the obstruction by its neighbor Greece, according to an opinion poll...
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 17:47
By Lacey Johnson BALTIMORE (Reuters) - A Baltimore judge on Friday approved a $190 million settlement to compensate thousands of women who were secretly photographed by a now-deceased Johns Hopkins...
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 17:47
By Saran Mishra LAFAYETTE Ind. (Reuters) - A former Purdue University student was sentenced on Friday to 65 years in prison for shooting and stabbing to death a fellow engineering senior that he...
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 17:47
By Kevin Murphy (Reuters) - An Oklahoma judge on Friday dismissed a lawsuit that sought the removal of a Ten Commandments monument from state Capitol grounds as an unconstitutional use of public...