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BLOG FROM BRAZIL: A tour of England's World Cup base and more South American magic from Fred and Riquelme

11 hours ago
Joe Callaghan brings us the latest news and views from South America - as well as traveller tips for those heading out there - and provides a flavour of exactly how the World Cup in Brazil is shaping up.
Daily Mail

Rare 'blood moon' total lunar eclipse proves an eerie sight

1 week ago
The event, known as a 'Tetrad', illuminated the moon a vibrant red across the United States and in South America. The rare astrological phenomenon is believed by some to mark the beginning of significant events.
Slashdot

ARIN Is Down To the Last /8 of IPv4 Addresses

6 hours ago
An anonymous reader writes "On 3 February 2011, the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) issued the remaining five /8 address blocks, each containing 16.7 million addresses, in the global free pool equally to the five RIRs, and as such ARIN is no longer able to receive additional IPv4 resources from the IANA. After yesterday's large allocation (104.64.0.0/10) to...
New York Times

Op-Ed Contributor: America Should Step Back from the East China Sea Dispute

11 hours ago
The United States not only supports the Japanese position over the islands but prods Japan to be more aggressive toward China.
White House

Statement by the President on the Mudslide Devastation in Washington State

21 hours ago
Oso Firehouse Oso, Washington 4:13 P.M. PDT THE PRESIDENT:  Well, good afternoon, everybody.  I just had a chance to tour some of the damage from last month’s mudslide.  And, most importantly, I had a chance to spend some time with the families whose loved ones have been lost.  I also had a chance to thank some of the amazing first responders, the firefighters,...
Reuters

MOVES- Cantor Fitzgerald, Bank of America, AMP Capital

11 hours ago
April 23 (Reuters) - The following financial services industry appointments were announced on Wednesday. To inform us of other job changes, email to moves@thomsonreuters.com.
Gizmodo

My Accidental Pilgrimage to the 1964 World's Fair Site

6 hours ago
When I woke up on Tuesday morning, I expected another normal day. Work. Lunch. Work. Happy hour. Home. Heck, maybe I'd even treat myself to an iced coffee at some point. I did not expect to end up shivering, staring at rust, and dreaming about the America we'd lost. I did not expect to go to the World's Fair.Read more...
Gizmodo

Gawker NYPD's Twitter Outreach Backfires in Most Predictable Way Possible | Jalopnik Top Gear Says '

8 hours ago
Gawker NYPD's Twitter Outreach Backfires in Most Predictable Way Possible | Jalopnik Top Gear Says 'Sorry' For Weird Racist Joke, Blames America | Jezebel Genius Woman Responds to OKCupid Creeps by Drawing Them Naked | Kotaku Nintendo's Secret WeaponRead more...
Times LIVE

Tourists love South Africa, so don't blow it with greed

7 months ago
The Times Editorial: No matter how small the global village might seem we are still an arduous flight away from Japan, China, Europe and North America.
Times LIVE

Tourists love South Africa, so don't blow it with greed

7 months ago
The Times Editorial: No matter how small the global village might seem we are still an arduous flight away from Japan, China, Europe and North America.
Daily Mail

Benghazi attack could have been prevented if US hadn't 'switched sides in the War on Terror' and allowed $500 MILLION of weapons to reach al-Qaeda militants, reveals damning report

22 hours ago
America chose al-Qaeda over Muammar Gaddafi and ignored his offer to abdicate amid civil war, says the Citizens Commission on Benghazi, a group of former top military brass and CIA insiders.
Daily Mail

BLOG FROM BRAZIL: A tour of England's World Cup base and more South American magic from Fred and Riquelme

11 hours ago
Joe Callaghan brings us the latest news and views from South America - as well as traveller tips for those heading out there - and provides a flavour of exactly how the World Cup in Brazil is shaping up.
Daily Mail

BLOG FROM BRAZIL: A tour of England's World Cup base and more South American magic from Fred and Riquelme

11 hours ago
Joe Callaghan brings us the latest news and views from South America - as well as traveller tips for those heading out there - and provides a flavour of exactly how the World Cup in Brazil is shaping up.
Telegraph

Silk actor caught out in plane rage

15 hours ago
Frances Barber, the Silk actress, was infuriated by a passenger on a flight to America who failed to appreciate quite how famous she is.
THE GLOBE AND MAIL

Beijing trumps New York for MKX reveal

12 hours ago
First time Lincoln has ventured outside North America for debut of a concept
Number10

News story: St George’s Day 2014: David Cameron’s message

12 hours ago
The Prime Minister reflects on England’s role in the United Kingdom in his St George’s Day message.
FT

Primark looks to US with Boston store

13 hours ago
Primark is taking the cheap chic that has won fans in Europe to the US, as it becomes latest British store group to forge into America
Times LIVE

Tourists love South Africa, so don't blow it with greed

7 months ago
The Times Editorial: No matter how small the global village might seem we are still an arduous flight away from Japan, China, Europe and North America.
Daily Mail

Benghazi attack could have been prevented if US hadn't 'switched sides in the War on Terror' and allowed $500 MILLION of weapons to reach al-Qaeda militants, reveals damning report

22 hours ago
America chose al-Qaeda over Muammar Gaddafi and ignored his offer to abdicate amid civil war, says the Citizens Commission on Benghazi, a group of former top military brass and CIA insiders.
Daily Mail

BLOG FROM BRAZIL: A tour of England's World Cup base and more South American magic from Fred and Riquelme

1 day ago
Joe Callaghan brings us the latest news and views from South America - as well as traveller tips for those heading out there - and provides a flavour of exactly how the World Cup in Brazil is shaping up.
Daily Mail

Benghazi attack could have been prevented if US hadn't 'switched sides in the War on Terror' and allowed $500 MILLION of weapons to reach al-Qaeda militants, reveals damning report

22 hours ago
America chose al-Qaeda over Muammar Gaddafi and ignored his offer to abdicate amid civil war, says the Citizens Commission on Benghazi, a group of former top military brass and CIA insiders.
Daily Mail

BLOG FROM BRAZIL: A tour of England's World Cup base and more South American magic from Fred and Riquelme

1 day ago
Joe Callaghan brings us the latest news and views from South America - as well as traveller tips for those heading out there - and provides a flavour of exactly how the World Cup in Brazil is shaping up.
Los Angeles Times

A 'kill switch' to deter smartphone theft: It's the right call

19 hours ago
LAPD's chief and San Francisco's district attorney argue that's past time for the industry to act.Do you own a smartphone? If so, you are a target for opportunistic thieves. Robberies and thefts involving smartphones are now the most common property crimes in America. The black market for these stolen devices has become so lucrative that even Colombian drug cartels now...
Reuters

Deutsche Bank to cut Latin America equities headcount: Bloomberg

20 hours ago
(Reuters) - Germany's largest lender Deutsche Bank is trimming its equities team in Latin America and is considering shutting its equities business in Chile, Bloomberg reported on Wednesday citing two people familiar with the matter.
FT

Activist urges ‘fix’ for Silicon Valley

18 hours ago
Silicon Valley’s approach to shareholder rights and to pay puts it out of line with governance practices elsewhere in corporate America, says Ubben
ElPais

Empresas españolas buscan negocios en el sector minero de América Latina en Expomin

21 hours ago
Un grupo de empresas españolas participan en Chile en Expomin, una de las ferias mineras más importantes del mundo, con el objetivo de mostrar sus productos y servicios y buscar oportunidades de negocio en América Latina, una región con un gran potencial en el sector de la minería. Se trata de 17 compañías que se dedican a diversos servicios relacionados con la...
Daily Mail

Benghazi attack could have been prevented if US hadn't 'switched sides in the War on Terror' and allowed $500 MILLION of weapons to reach al-Qaeda militants, reveals damning report

23 hours ago
America chose al-Qaeda over Muammar Gaddafi and ignored his offer to abdicate amid civil war, says the Citizens Commission on Benghazi, a group of former top military brass and CIA insiders.
Daily Mail

BLOG FROM BRAZIL: A tour of England's World Cup base and more South American magic from Fred and Riquelme

1 day ago
Joe Callaghan brings us the latest news and views from South America - as well as traveller tips for those heading out there - and provides a flavour of exactly how the World Cup in Brazil is shaping up.
Daily Mail

Benghazi attack could have been prevented if US hadn't 'switched sides in the War on Terror' and allowed $500 MILLION of weapons to reach al-Qaeda militants, reveals damning report

23 hours ago
America chose al-Qaeda over Muammar Gaddafi and ignored his offer to abdicate amid civil war, says the Citizens Commission on Benghazi, a group of former top military brass and CIA insiders.
Daily Mail

Sophie Raworth tweets medal from Boston marathon in honour of George Alagiah

1 day ago
The newsreader flew to America just eight days after completing the London marathon, as it was announced her colleague George Alagiah has bowel cancer.
Daily Mail

BLOG FROM BRAZIL: A tour of England's World Cup base and more South American magic from Fred and Riquelme

1 day ago
Joe Callaghan brings us the latest news and views from South America - as well as traveller tips for those heading out there - and provides a flavour of exactly how the World Cup in Brazil is shaping up.
Slashdot

David Auerbach Explains the Inside Baseball of MSN Messenger vs. AIM

1 day ago
In N+1 magazine, David Auerbach explains what it was like in the "Chat Wars" of the late '90s, when he was the youngest person on the team developing Microsoft's brand-new messaging app, in the face of America Online's AIM, the 900-pound gorilla in the room. Auerbach explains how he used a network analyzer to fake out AOL's servers into letting Microsoft's client connect...
New York Times

ArtsBeat: Digital Public Library of America Marks a Year of Rapid Growth

1 day ago
The project, aimed at providing online access to the nation’s cultural repositories, has tripled in size since opening in 2013.
Entertainment Online

Boy Scouts of America Revoke an Entire Church's Charter for Supporting Their Openly Gay Troop Leader

23 hours ago
Gay Scoutmasters: "We're here! We're queer! Get u--" Boy Scouts of America: "NOPE."  The Boy Scouts of America revoked an entire church's...
White House

Remarks to the Press by Vice President Joe Biden and Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk

1 day ago
Cabinet of Ministers Club Kyiv, Ukraine  1:40 P.M. (Local) VICE PRESIDENT BIDEN:  Mr. Prime Minister, let me begin by thanking you both for your hospitality, but much more importantly for the incredible leadership you’ve shown under very, very, very difficult circumstances. We just celebrated Easter, and Easter is supposed to be a season of peace, of family, and a...
physorg

Getting at the root of the mountain pine beetle's rapid habitat expansion and forest

23 hours ago
The mountain pine beetle has wreaked havoc in North America, across forests from the American Southwest to British Columbia and Alberta, with the potential to spread all the way to the Atlantic coast. Millions of acres of forest have been lost, with severe economic and ecological impacts from a beetle outbreak ten times larger than previous outbreaks.
BnAmericas

Mining - Regional - Barrick, Newmont merger accretive but fraught with difficulties - analyst

1 day ago
Canada's Barrick Gold (TSX, NYSE: ABX) stands to benefit from a potential merger with US-based Newmont Mining (NYSE: NEM), but agreeing such a deal remains fraught with difficulties, according to an analyst who asked not to be named. The companies have engaged in talks regarding such a tie-up for years, the analyst told BNamericas, attracted by potential cost savings...
BnAmericas

Infrastructure - Peru - Three consortiums compete for Peru's Cusco airport concession

1 day ago
Three consortiums submitted their technical and economic bids for Peru's US$658mn Cusco airport concession, according to a release from private investment promotion agency ProInversión. There were seven prequalified consortiums, although ProInversión did not release their names. The three that submitted bids are the Kuntur Wasi consortium comprised of Argentine firm...
BoingBoing

The 1964 World's Fair opened 50 years ago today

1 day ago
Walt Disney's "It's a Small World." The "Carousel of Progress."  Billy Graham's religious film "Man in the 5th Dimension." Full-scale models of the engines of a Saturn V rocket.
Mashable

Fast Food CEOs Make 1,200 Times As Much as Their Workers

1 day ago
Economic inequality in the U.S. can be quantified in all sorts of ways. The 1% account for almost 40% of the country's wealth. The 0.1% account for more than 10% all by themselves. The combined wealth of the 0.01% totals $6 trillion. The pay gap between the top chief executive officers and the average workers at their companies is about 331 to 1. Now comes another ratio,...
AP

Michigan affirmative ban is OK, Supreme Court says

1 day ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A state's voters are free to outlaw the use of race as a factor in college admissions, the Supreme Court ruled Tuesday in a blow to affirmative action that also laid bare tensions among the justices about a continuing need for programs that address racial inequality in America....
Daily Mail

Boy Scouts of America shut down troop with openly gay scout master

1 day ago
A scout troop in Seattle have been shut down Boy Scouts of America after they refused to sack Geoff McGrath, 49, their openly gay Scout Master.
Daily Mail

BLOG FROM BRAZIL: A tour of England's World Cup base and more South American magic from Fred and Riquelme

1 day ago
Joe Callaghan brings us the latest news and views from South America - as well as traveller tips for those heading out there - and provides a flavour of exactly how the World Cup in Brazil is shaping up.
Daily Mail

Sophie Raworth tweets medal from Boston marathon in honour of George Alagiah

1 day ago
The newsreader flew to America just eight days after completing the London marathon, as it was announced her colleague George Alagiah has bowel cancer.
Daily Mail

The original New York food fad: Meet the woman who first introduced the Belgian waffle to America in 1964

2 days ago
MariePaule Vermersch, 66, and her family, touted their creation as a 'light, crispy and fluffy' alternative to the American variety.
Daily Mail

Rare 'blood moon' total lunar eclipse proves an eerie sight

1 week ago
The event, known as a 'Tetrad', illuminated the moon a vibrant red across the United States and in South America. The rare astrological phenomenon is believed by some to mark the beginning of significant events.
Telegraph

Pictured: Royal couple's grandparents' jet-age meeting

1 day ago
Forgotten footage shot by British Pathé reveals the moment that Kate Middleton's grandfather crossed paths with Prince Philip in the 1960s, as the pair sat together at the controls of a passenger jet over South America
APA-OTS

SunEdison ernennt Jose Perez zum President of Europe, Africa and Latin America

1 day ago
Belmont, Kalifornien (ots/PRNewswire) - SunEdison, Inc. , ein führender Anbieter von Solarenergiediensten, ernannte heute Jose Perez zum President of SunEdison Europe, Africa and Latin America; er tritt an die Stelle von Pancho Perez, der bei SunEdison Capital eine neue Tätigkeit übernimmt. …
Slashdot

David Auerbach Explains the Inside Baseball of MS Messenger vs. AIM

1 day ago
In N+1 magazine, David Auerbach explains what it was like in the "Chat Wars" of the late '90s, when he was the youngest person on the team developing Microsoft's brand-new messaging app, in the face of America Online's AIM, the 900-pound gorilla in the room. Auerbach explains how he used a network analyzer to fake out AOL's servers into letting Microsoft's client connect...
White House

Remarks by Vice President Joe Biden at a Meeting with Ukrainian Legislators

1 day ago
Rada Kyiv, Ukraine  10:03 A.M. (Local) THE VICE PRESIDENT:  Thank you, Mr. Ambassador.  And I want to thank my colleagues for bringing me back home.  For 36 years I sat in our legislature, and I used to actually have this seat in our -- I was the chairman of our committee.  Thank you for making me feel relevant again, back in a legislative body. I’m honored, and...
BnAmericas

Infrastructure - Regional - Chile's San Antonio port leads LatAm traffic growth

1 day ago
San Antonio, Chile's largest port, posted the biggest increase in container traffic in Latin America in 2013, topping Buenos Aires, Kingston and Lázaro Cárdenas, according to the latest BNamericas Infra, Water & Waste Stats Report. Traffic in San Antonio jumped 15.1% to 1.23mn TEUs, while activity at neighboring Valparaíso, Chile's second largest port, declined...
TechCrunch

Facebook Now Powers More Than Half Of All Social Logins

1 day ago
Social logins are a convenient way to sign in to services without having to go through lengthy sign-up procedures and setting up yet another password. According to the latest data from social login service Gigya, Facebook remains the absolute market leader here and now powers more than 51 percent of all social logins in North America. Google+ is the second most popular...
DerSpiegel

Einladung zum Schulball: Miss America bittet um Milde für bestraften Schüler

1 day ago
Wollen Sie mich zum Schulball begleiten? Eine Frage an Miss America hat einem US-Schüler Ärger mit der Schulleitung eingebracht. Die Schönheitskönigin bittet um Nachsicht für den 18-Jährigen - inzwischen ist der Vorfall selbst im Weißen Haus Thema.
ElPais

Telefónica acusa a America Movil de obviar las ordenes del regulador

1 day ago
La compañía española afirma que el operador controlado por Carlos Slim no comparte informacion sobre sus infraestructuras
ElPais

Sang fundacional

1 day ago
Es considera que Els crims de la Rue Morgue, d’Edgar Allan Poe, és la narració fundacional del gènere negre. Però n’hi ha una de precursora que inspirà el mestre del terror, La cámara secreta, de William B. Burton, on s’investiga el segrest d’una dona humil sobtadament rica per una herència. Cuentos de detectives victorianos recupera aquest...
ElPais

Versos de valent

1 day ago
En un temps de grans concentracions d’empreses, és digne d’encomi que siguin editorials petites les que s’atreveixin a publicar obres inqüestionables de la literatura universal, tot desafiant la conjuntura econòmica desfavorable, desentenent-se de modes i combatent la natural propensió del lector al mínim esforç. Hi ha llibres que duren una temporada i n’hi...
Daily Mail

Boy Scouts of America shut down entire troop after its members refused to remove scout master who'd been fired for being gay

1 day ago
A scout troop in Seattle have been shut down Boy Scouts of America after they refused to sack Geoff McGrath, 49, their openly gay Scout Master.
Daily Mail

Sophie Raworth tweets medal from Boston marathon in honour of George Alagiah

1 day ago
The newsreader flew to America just eight days after completing the London marathon, as it was announced her colleague George Alagiah has bowel cancer.
Daily Mail

Sophie Raworth tweets medal from Boston marathon in honour of George Alagiah

1 day ago
The newsreader flew to America just eight days after completing the London marathon, as it was announced her colleague George Alagiah has bowel cancer.
Daily Mail

The original New York food fad: Meet the woman who first introduced the Belgian waffle to America in 1964

2 days ago
MariePaule Vermersch, 66, and her family, touted their creation as a 'light, crispy and fluffy' alternative to the American variety.
THE GLOBE AND MAIL

Boy Scouts cut ties with Seattle church that wouldn’t fire gay troop leader

1 day ago
Decision comes as the Boy Scouts of America faces pressure from social conservatives over rule change that allowed gay scouts but kept a ban on gay adult leaders
Krone

Film- und Musikindustrie nutzte MegaUpload fleißig

1 day ago
Erst vor wenigen Wochen haben die Motion Picture Association of America und die Recording Industry Association of America Klagen gegen den einstigen MegaUpload-Betreiber Kim Dotcom wegen massiver Urheberrechtsverletzungen eingereicht. Jetzt zeigt sich, dass viele namhafte Mitglieder der beiden US-Vereinigungen von Film- und Musikindustrie den Sharehoster selbst fleißig...
ElPais

The Offspring viene a Madrid

1 day ago
Será el 20 de junio en el nuevo festival Festival Neox Rocks, en San Sebastián de los Reyes.
ElPais

España recuerda a García Márquez

1 day ago
Numerosas instituciones culturales honrarán con eventos especiales al fallecido autor de 'Cien años de soledad'
ElPais

‘Garbage Collectors’: arte, reciclaje y cambio social en Uganda

1 day ago
Un proyecto de conservación ambiental del joven colectivo ugandés Afrika Arts Kollective muestra cómo el arte es buen catalizador de los retos a superar en escenarios de desigualdad y en crecimiento, como son las ciudades africanas
Reuters

Boy Scouts revoke Seattle church's charter over gay scout leader

1 day ago
(Reuters) - The Boy Scouts of America has severed ties with a Seattle church that has insisted on allowing a gay man to remain as a troop leader, the youth organization said on Monday.
Times LIVE

Tourists love South Africa, so don't blow it with greed

7 months ago
The Times Editorial: No matter how small the global village might seem we are still an arduous flight away from Japan, China, Europe and North America.
Times LIVE

Tourists love South Africa, so don't blow it with greed

7 months ago
The Times Editorial: No matter how small the global village might seem we are still an arduous flight away from Japan, China, Europe and North America.
Daily Mail

Sophie Raworth tweets medal from Boston marathon in honour of George Alagiah

1 day ago
The newsreader flew to America just eight days after completing the London marathon, as it was announced her colleague George Alagiah has bowel cancer.
Daily Mail

Sophie Raworth tweets medal from Boston marathon in honour of George Alagiah

1 day ago
The newsreader flew to America just eight days after completing the London marathon, as it was announced her colleague George Alagiah has bowel cancer.
Daily Mail

The original New York food fad: Meet the woman who first introduced the Belgian waffle to America in 1964

2 days ago
MariePaule Vermersch, 66, and her family, touted their creation as a 'light, crispy and fluffy' alternative to the American variety.
Daily Mail

Designer spends TWO YEARS creating the ultimate road map of America - detailing EVERY highway in 48 states

2 days ago
Cameron Booth worked for thousands of hours researching, designing and fact-checking the illustration - which could help tourists navigate the unfamiliar road system.
Slashdot

Eyes Over Compton: How Police Spied On a Whole City

1 day ago
Advocatus Diaboli (1627651) writes with some concerning news from the Atlantic. From the article: "In a secret test of mass surveillance technology, the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department sent a civilian aircraft over Compton, California, capturing high-resolution video of everything that happened inside that 10-square-mile municipality. Compton residents weren't...
New York Times

Op-Ed Contributor: Tomorrow’s America, in Queens

1 day ago
How the 1964 World’s Fair previewed a changing country.
ElPais

La crisis de los salarios en Argentina

1 day ago
Al sostener retribuciones artificialmente altas, el país desalienta la inversión
politico

Pool report of the day

1 day ago
Eddie Gehman Kohan is the author of a blog called Obama Foodorama, which tracks the Obama family diet and the First Lady's healthy living initiatives. On Monday, the White House allowed Kohan to author the pool reports for Michelle Obama, meaning every reporter who wanted to keep abreast of the First Lady's activities received reports like these: The most famous food...
AP

`Captain America' holds onto top box office spot

1 day ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Captain America really is unbeatable - at least at the box office...
White House

Presidential Proclamation -- Earth Day, 2014

1 day ago
EARTH DAY, 2014 - - - - - - - BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION Over four decades ago, Americans from all walks of life came together to tackle a shared challenge. Pollution damaged our health and livelihoods -- from children swimming in contaminated streams to workers exposed to dangerous chemicals to city residents living under a thick haze...
Reuters

UPDATE 1-Mexican court to study America Movil injunction against regulator

1 day ago
MEXICO CITY, April 21 (Reuters) - A Mexican court said on Monday it would begin analyzing an injunction request from telecommunications giant America Movil against a regulatory ruling designed to...
Reuters

Mexican court to study America Movil injunction against regulator

1 day ago
MEXICO CITY, April 21 (Reuters) - A Mexican court said on Monday it would begin analyzing a request from telecommunications giant America Movil for an injunction against a regulatory ruling that...
Gizmodo

This creek divides the US connecting the Atlantic and Pacific oceans

1 day ago
The Panama Canal is not the only water line connecting the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. There's a place in Wyoming—deep in the Teton Wilderness Area of the Bridger-Teton National Forest—in which a creek splits in two. Like the canal, this creek connects the two oceans dividing North America in two parts.Read more...
ElPais

El Gobierno de Obama apoya a Argentina en el Supremo de EE UU

1 day ago
El Ejecutivo estadounidense defendió al de Fernández en una causa para descubrir dónde hay activos embargables del país
ElPais

Las querellas por los altos costos médicos aumentan en América Latina

1 day ago
Millones de latinoamericanos tienen cobertura médica, pero algunos tratamientos les obligan a llevar sus casos a los tribunales
ElPais

Los Scouts expulsan a un líder de tropa homosexual

1 day ago
La agrupación también prohíbe a una iglesia de Seattle que acoja actividades y tropas por apoyar a Geoff McGrath, de 49 años
Daily Mail

Designer spends TWO YEARS creating the ultimate road map of America - detailing EVERY highway in 48 states

2 days ago
Cameron Booth worked for thousands of hours researching, designing and fact-checking the illustration - which could help tourists navigate the unfamiliar road system.
Daily Mail

The original New York food fad: Meet the woman who first introduced the Belgian waffle to America in 1964

2 days ago
MariePaule Vermersch, 66, and her family, touted their creation as a 'light, crispy and fluffy' alternative to the American variety.
Daily Mail

Designer spends TWO YEARS creating the ultimate road map of America - detailing EVERY highway in 48 states

2 days ago
Cameron Booth worked for thousands of hours researching, designing and fact-checking the illustration - which could help tourists navigate the unfamiliar road system.
THE GLOBE AND MAIL

Video: Celebrities attend Peaches Geldof service

2 days ago
Also: Gary Oldman and Eric Bana promote movies at WonderCon and 'Captain America' stays atop U.S. box office
Los Angeles Times

WGN America's 'Salem' draws 2.3 million viewers on first night

2 days ago
"Salem," the first original series from WGN America, drew 2.3 million viewers over four airings in its first night, according to Nielsen. 
New York Times

Taking Note: Birth Control at 7-Eleven

2 days ago
Cardinal Timothy Dolan said the birth-control mandate is unnecessary because it’s possible to buy contraceptives at “any shop on any street in America.”
perez hilton

Bryan Singer's Sexual Assault Accuser Adds THREE More Hollywood Big Wigs To His Growing Lawsuit List! Find Out Who HERE!

2 days ago
WHOA! This is CRAZY! Just in case you're not up to date with what's happening, X-Men director Bryan Singer has been accused by 31-year-old Michael Egan of drugging and sexually molesting him on many different occasions when he was underage! Well, it seems that Bryan isn't the only one who is now accused of doing these [...]
BnAmericas

Banking - Venezuela - Venezuela to strengthen Sicad2 before moving to single FX rate - BofA Merrill Lynch

2 days ago
The Venezuelan government is likely to strengthen the Sicad2 foreign exchange system before moving to a single FX rate next year, according to Bank of America Merrill Lynch. The country currently has three systems in place with different FX rates: the official exchange rate (6.30 bolívares to the dollar) and the complementary systems known as Sicad1 and Sicad2. Sicad1...
BnAmericas

Info. Technology - Regional - IoT interest building in LatAm - Intel

2 days ago
Internet of Things (IoT) solutions is beginning to pick up interest in Latin America, although the segment is still very unstructured, Intel's general director for the region, Steve Long, told BNamericas. Intel (Nasdaq: INTC) recently reported global IoT revenues of US$482mn in Q1, up 32% year-on-year. IoT is still a "frontier" business line, and Intel is aiming to link...
FT

Campari toasts US cocktail’s renaissance

2 days ago
The Italian spirits company is well placed to benefit from the growing interest in bitters and liqueurs among mixologists and consumers in America
Mashable

Researchers Determine Home of Chili Pepper Farming

2 days ago
Chili peppers reign as the world's most widely cultivated spice crop; farmers grow them in bulk, and self-described chili-heads breed ever-spicier varieties of the fruit. But before they conquered cuisines around the globe, chili peppers were domesticated in Central and South America. Now, scientists say they've found the hotspot where ancient farmers first cultivated Capsicum...
The Guardian

KFC's Double Down is back: 'This sandwich is America'  video

2 days ago
KFC has re-released its infamous Double Down sandwich in the US, four years after its launch prompted dismay among healthy eating advocates, doctors and arteries everywhere. The Double Down features two deep fried chicken breasts in place of the usual bread and packs a day's worth of sodium into one single culinary punch. Adam Gabbatt went to see if people...
ElPais

Para los que no tienen ni burro

1 day ago
La escritora Elena Poniatowska pronunciará para recibir el premio Cervantes un discurso sobre América Latina y los desfavorecidos
ElPais

El círculo de tiza

1 day ago
Lo que nos cuenta es lo que hemos vivido y vivimos mientras persiste la sociedad rural que se niega a ser enterrada
Times LIVE

Watch: The Kentucky Fried Corsage

6 days ago
Yes, this is real. KFC in America has released a new product that is apparently taking proms by storm - a deep fried chicken drumstick corsage that 'smells wonderful'.
Times LIVE

Tourists love South Africa, so don't blow it with greed

7 months ago
The Times Editorial: No matter how small the global village might seem we are still an arduous flight away from Japan, China, Europe and North America.

Countries where america is popular

# Countries MIX
1 United States 133.756
2 India 89.270
3 United Kingdom 22.684
4 China 22.010
5 Brazil 13.280
6 Mexico 10.480
7 Russia 9.960
8 Spain 9.715
9 Italy 5.750
10 Australia 5.589
11 Poland 5.040
12 Canada 4.758
13 Argentina 4.559
14 France 3.550
15 Vietnam 3.450
16 Philippines 3.430
17 Germany 3.197
18 Colombia 3.125
19 Hungary 2.852
20 Romania 2.448
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# Media MIX
1 Dainik Jagran 33.000
2 Dainik Bhaskar 26.600
3 CNN Editions (International) 16.000
4 CNN 14.000
5 foxnews 6.900
6 Globo 6.800
7 USA Today 5.500
8 Aajtak TV 5.000
9 Dailymail 3.600
10 qq 3.200
11 sina.com.cn 3.000
12 Times of India 3.000
13 HUANQIU SHIBAO (GLOBAL TIMES) 3.000
14 Dinakaran 3.000
15 NYdailynews 2.800
16 WALL STREET JOURNAL USA 2.700
17 Digg 2.680
18 weather.com 2.600
19 The Sun 2.500
20 univision.com 2.500
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# Languages MIX
1 English 192.512
2 Hindi 68.230
3 Spanish 34.522
4 Chinese 21.760
5 Portuguese 14.360
6 Russian 10.080
7 Italian 5.750
8 Tamil 5.100
9 Polish 5.040
10 German 4.770
11 Arabic 4.025
12 French 3.970
13 Vietnamese 3.450
14 Hungarian 2.852
15 Romanian 2.448
16 Turkish 2.020
17 Gujarati 2.000
18 Japanese 1.475
19 Swedish 1.330
20 Indonesian 1.070
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# Lists
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