Monthly Archives: October 2011

Eva Amurri, Susan Sarandon’s daughter, marries beau

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Actress Eva Amurri, the oldest child of Susan Sarandon, married former soccer pro Kyle Martino on Saturday, People magazine reported. Reuters: Entertainment News

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AT&T announces first phones for new network (AP)

AP – AT&T says the first two phones to run on its new high-speed data network will go on sale Sunday. Yahoo! News: Technology News

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MF Global files for bankruptcy

MF Global filed for bankruptcy on Monday morning, after the Federal Reserve Bank of New York as well as the major exchanges suspended dealings with the broker-dealer led by Jon Corzine Financial Times – Asia homepage

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Estimating Groupon’s Disclosed Yet Unquantified Liabilities

By Robert Jackson: In the recent past, the most common way for a consumer to guarantee a future promise from a merchant was to pay. For example, pay $ 20 today and get a $ 20 gift certificate as a … Continue reading

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Overcoming adversity: Three Extraordinary achievements by the modern football players

Overcoming adversity: Three Extraordinary achievements by the modern football players – originally posted on Soccerlens.com Sports Illustrated and Gillette Odor Shield Sweat for Greatness contest is celebrating extraordinary achievements of ordinary men and here on Soccerlens, we are going to … Continue reading

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Japan wins Vietnamese support for nuclear deal – Egyptian Gazette

USA Today Japan wins Vietnamese support for nuclear dealEgyptian GazetteVietnamese Prime Minister Tan Dung, on a four-day visit to Japan, met his Japanese counterpart Yoshihiko Noda with the pair signing a joint statement to promote ties between the two countries, … Continue reading

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Regional partnership with CIMMYT facilitates drought tolerant maize development in Thailand

Some cool vietnam news images: Regional partnership with CIMMYT facilitates drought tolerant maize development in Thailand Image by CIMMYT Pichet Grudloyma, senior maize breeder at the Thai Department of Agriculture‚Äôs Nakhon Sawan Field Crops Research Center, shows off maize plants … Continue reading

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UNESCO Grants Palestine Full Membership – Voice of America

Reuters UNESCO Grants Palestine Full MembershipVoice of AmericaOctober 31, 2011 UNESCO Grants Palestine Full Membership VOA News The United Nations cultural agency has admitted Palestine as a full member in a highly divisive bid that opponents say could harm renewed … Continue reading

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Label to release posthumous Amy Winehouse album

LONDON (Reuters) – Island Records, part of Universal Music, will release a posthumous album of Amy Winehouse’s songs on December 5. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Mexico: Video threatens to disclose Zetas allies (AP)

AP – An Internet video is threatening Mexico’s Zetas drug cartel with exposure of its allies in the local police and news media this week unless the gang frees a kidnapped member of the international hacker movement known as “Anonymous.” … Continue reading

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