Archive for March 24th, 2014

1990s laptop comes loaded with first-ever presidential email

March 24, 2014
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Washington (AFP) – A more than 15-year old laptop doesn’t go for much on eBay — unless it’s the one Bill Clinton used to send the first ever US presidential email.
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Race is on to find lost airliner’s black boxes

March 24, 2014
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CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Time is running out to find the crucial keys that could solve the mystery of how and why Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 went down.
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Malaysia: Missing flight crashed in Indian Ocean

March 24, 2014
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KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The missing Malaysia Airlines plane crashed into a remote corner of the Indian Ocean, the nation’s prime minister said Monday night, citing a new analysis of satellite data. The statement was the first major step toward resolving a 2-week-old mystery that has consumed the world.
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Ukraine pulls troops from Crimea, acknowledges defeat

March 24, 2014
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By Aleksandar Vasovic and Gabriela Baczynska
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Wall Street slumps, Nasdaq under 50-day moving average

March 24, 2014
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By Ryan Vlastelica NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks fell sharply on Monday, with the Nasdaq suffering its biggest daily percentage decline since early February, as the ongoing crisis in Ukraine pushed investors to take profits in some of the market’s biggest trading favorites.
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Wall St slumps, Nasdaq under 50-day moving average

March 24, 2014
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By Ryan Vlastelica NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks fell sharply on Monday, with the Nasdaq suffering its biggest daily percentage decline since early February, as the ongoing crisis in Ukraine pushed investors to take profits in some of the market’s biggest trading favorites.
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Chinese plane spots objects in Indian Ocean

March 24, 2014
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PERTH, Australia (AP) — A Chinese plane on Monday spotted two large objects in an area identified by multiple satellite images as containing possible debris from the missing Malaysian airliner, boosting hopes the frustrating search in the southern Indian Ocean could turn up another clue to the jet’s fate.
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Russia tops agenda as Obama arrives in Europe

March 24, 2014
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AMSTERDAM (AP) — President Barack Obama begins a week of international travel with Russia’s Crimean incursion at the top of his agenda, even as he simultaneously seeks to re-emphasize U.S. influence abroad.
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British American Tobacco plc Reports Earnings Growth Amid “Difficult” Conditions

March 24, 2014
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The shares of British American Tobacco (LSE: BATS.L – news) (LSE: BATS) (NYSE: BTI.US) fell a little under 1% to 3,123p during early trade this morning after reporting cigarette volumes declined by 3% in 2013 to 676 million.
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Cisco joins cloud computing race with $1 bln plan – WSJ

March 24, 2014
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(Reuters) – Cisco Systems Inc plans to offer cloud computing services, pledging to spend $1 billion over the next two years to enter a market currently led by the world’s biggest online retailer Amazon.com Inc , the Wall Street Journal reported.
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