2012 YEAR IN REVIEW

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  • Final Glance: Gold companies

    Shares of some top gold companies were down at the close of trading: Barrick Gold Corp. fell $.24 or 1.6 percent, to $15.00. Gold Fields fell $.09 or 2.2 percent, to $3.98. GoldCorp. fell $.12 or .5 percent, ...

  • Today in History

    Today is Tuesday, September 30, the 273rd day of 2014. There are 92 days left in the year.

  • 'That dress' designer revealed as Mrs. Clooney shows fashion force
    'That dress' designer revealed as Mrs. Clooney shows fashion force

    The designer of the thigh-flashing dress with which the new Mrs.Clooney wowed the crowds in Venice at the weekend was revealed Monday as Italian haute couture star Giambattista Valli.

  • Boehner Says Defeating ISIS Means Using Ground Troops
    Boehner Says Defeating ISIS Means Using Ground Troops

    House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) didn’t mince words in a new interview that aired this morning on ABC’s This Week with George Stephanopoulos. The top Republican lawmaker in Washington said that if President Obama’s airstrikes against ISIS fail to defeat the terror group – and he thinks they will fail – the U.S.  “At some point somebody’s boots have to be on the ground,” Boehner said.

  • China OKs iPhone 6 sale after Apple addresses security concerns

    By Paul Carsten BEIJING (Reuters) - The iPhone 6 will be sold in China from Oct 17, after rigorous regulator scrutiny led to Apple Inc reassuring the Chinese government that the smartphones did not have security "backdoors" through which U.S. agencies can access users' data. Apple won approval to sell the phones after also addressing risks of personal information leaks related to the operating system's diagnostic tools, China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) said on its website on Tuesday. ...

  • Hong Kong democracy protesters ignore leader's call to end demo
    Hong Kong democracy protesters ignore leader's call to end demo

    Hong Kong (AFP) - Hong Kong's embattled leader called Tuesday for an immediate end to street demonstrations that have drawn tens of thousands and paralysed parts of the city, but protesters refused to move until China grants genuine democracy.

  • Protest over contract award to delay work on NASA space taxi

    By Irene Klotz TORONTO (Reuters) - Work on a pair of U.S. commercial spaceships to ferry astronauts to and from the International Space Station will be delayed after a losing contender protested the NASA awards, agency Administrator Charles Bolden said on Monday. The U.S. space agency awarded contracts worth up to $6.8 billion to Boeing and privately owned Space Exploration Technologies, or SpaceX, to finish designs, build, test and ultimately fly crews to the station, a $100 billion research laboratory that orbits about 260 miles (418 km) above Earth. The awards, announced on Sept. ...

  • 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 ...

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