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Aug 31, 2014

La. TV host killed in suspected murder-suicide attempt: cops

A Louisiana TV personality with a reportedly sordid past in the UK was shot and killed at his Baton Rouge home on Wednesday... #Louisiana #Baton Rouge, LA

Aug 29, 2014

Wall Street Ends the Month on a High Note

The market had a rocky morning after the UK raised its terror threat level, but stocks rebounded from those losses -- leading the Dow to its biggest monthly gain since February... #Louisiana #Baton Rouge, LA

Aug 29, 2014

U.K. Town in Abuse Scandal Seeks Answers

Sorting out how the widespread exploitation of girls from this English town could go on so long unchecked has pulled Rotherham's citizens in opposing directions, exposing deep fault lines of class and race... #Louisiana #Baton Rouge, LA

Aug 27, 2014

HTC ships Desire 510 with 64-bit processor, but isn't sure users can take advantage of it

HTC is hoping to make inroads in the low-end smartphone market with the 4G Desire 510, which has a new 64-bit capable Qualcomm processor. But HTC isn’t sure buyers will be able to take full advantage of that capability. LTE’s growing popularity and i... #Europe #HTC Corporation

Aug 29, 2014

Chart: How An Independent Scotland Would Impact The UK

As the Scottish independence referendum date draws ever nearer, debate is raging about the economic consequences of a "Yes" vote for the UK. Many things are far from certain, such as  the fate of Britain's Trident nuclear deterrent and shares in Nort... #Europe #HTC Corporation

Aug 31, 2014

Rethinking The 'Hidden Rule Book Of Habit' For Boardrooms - And The Need For Cake

The trouble with publicly listed company boardrooms has been an entrenched tendency to equate convention with best practice. While the UK corporate governance code relies on 'toning from the top' for the best results, the sanctity of that top echelon... #Europe #HTC Corporation

Aug 24, 2014

U.K. Minister Warns on Islamic State

If the extremist group fighting in Iraq and Syria that calls itself the Islamic State isn't stopped it will eventually seek to carry out an attack on British soil, U.K. Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond warned... #Syria #Iraq #Philip Hammond

Aug 27, 2014

Business Leaders Slam Case for Scottish Independence

More than 130 business leaders have signed an open letter slamming the case for Scottish independence, marking the biggest intervention by the U.K. business community in the referendum debate so far... #Syria #Iraq #Philip Hammond

Aug 27, 2014

1,400 Children Exploited in U.K. Child Sex Ring, According to New Report

Abuse was allegedly ignored by police and other official... #Syria #Iraq #Philip Hammond

Aug 26, 2014

'Incubator for terrorism': UK leaders under pressure to take on jihadist problem

A British jihadist’s apparent role in the beheading of American journalist James Foley shows Britain has become an “incubator for terrorism,” and cries out for Prime Minister David Cameron to tackle the growing problem of radical Islam, critics of th... #United Kingdom #David Cameron