2012 YEAR IN REVIEW

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  • NYSE stocks posting largest percentage increases

    A look at the 10 biggest percentage gainers on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading: Athlon Energy Inc. rose 24.8 percent to $58.32. Arista Networks rose 9.6 percent to $93.31. Mobileye NV rose ...

  • Drone captures Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests from above
    Drone captures Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests from above

    A drone operator captured footage of the growing crowd as it swelled beneath the skyscrapers of the city's central business district.

  • Britons sign away first-born children for free Wi-Fi
    Britons sign away first-born children for free Wi-Fi

    London (AFP) - Several Britons agreed to give up their eldest child in return for the use of free Wi-Fi, in an experiment to highlight the dangers of public Internet, published on Monday.

  • Israel PM warns Iran greater threat than IS jihadists
    Israel PM warns Iran greater threat than IS jihadists

    United Nations (United States) (AFP) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned Monday at the United Nations that a nuclear-capable Iran would pose the gravest threat to the world, far outstripping the jihadist terror from Iraq and Syria.

  • Spanish court suspends Catalonia independence vote
    Spanish court suspends Catalonia independence vote

    Barcelona (AFP) - Spain's Constitutional Court on Monday suspended an independence referendum called by Catalonia for November 9, although leaders of the rich northeastern region vowed to press ahead anyway with preparations for the vote.

  • Global wildlife populations down by half since 1970: WWF

    By Tom Miles GENEVA (Reuters) - The world populations of fish, birds, mammals, amphibians and reptiles fell overall by 52 percent between 1970 and 2010, far faster than previously thought, the World Wildlife Fund said on Tuesday. The conservation group's Living Planet Report, published every two years, said humankind's demands were now 50 percent more than nature can bear, with trees being felled, groundwater pumped and carbon dioxide emitted faster than Earth can recover. ...

  • Qantas puts world's largest plane on longest route
    Qantas puts world's largest plane on longest route

    Qantas is putting the world's biggest passenger plane on the world's longest airline route. A Qantas Airbus A380 touched down Monday at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport about 15 hours after leaving ...

  • Hong Kong protesters set deadline for government
    Hong Kong protesters set deadline for government

    HONG KONG (AP) — Pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong set a Wednesday deadline for a response from the government to meet their demands for reforms after spending another night blocking streets in an unprecedented show of civil disobedience.

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