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OBAMA3-090310_15Sep14.jpg While most Americans support President Barack Obama's decision to take action against the terrorist group ISIS, the results of a new NBC News/Wall Street Journal/Annenberg poll found that the vast majority lack confidence that the U.S. will achieve its goals.
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Jeanne-Brown-091514.jpg In a race that could potentially play a big role in determining which party controls the Senate, the results of a CNN/ORC International poll showed incumbent New Hampshire Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H., running neck-and-neck with Republican challenger Scott Brown.
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china-Industrial-091514.jpgChinese industrial production and retail sales increased at slower than expected rates in August, data from the National Bureau of Statistics showed Saturday. The data has served to accentuate growth fears and expectations of additional stimulus as the world's second largest economy struggles to achieve...
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Some autoimmune diseases have been linked to the development of eating disorders, according to research conducted at the University of Helsinki. The study, published in the journal PLoS One, surveyed data on 2,000 Finnish patients suffering from anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorders. The team found that roughly nine percent of patients suffering from eating disorders.
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The Japanese stock market, reopening after an extended weekend, is trading lower on Tuesday, dragged down by a slightly stronger yen. Profit taking after recent gains and disappointing Chinese economic data released over the weekend are also contributing to the weakness in the market. The mood is...
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Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp., a provider of IT, consulting, and BPO services, announced Monday that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire privately held TriZetto Corp. for $2.7 billion in cash. TriZetto, a provider of healthcare information technology and service solutions, is currently owned by Funds advised by Apax Partners.
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Mango, one of the most popular tropical fruits, is said to be an excellent source of fiber, copper as well as vitamins C, A, folate and B6. Widely known in India as the King of Fruits, mango has many health benefits associated with it.
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Despite a fairly limited 2,175-theater release, thriller "No Good Deed" put together an impressive $24.5 million opening weekend, easily enough to knock "Guardians of the Galaxy" out of the top slot at the box office. Also putting together a decent opening weekend was "Dolphin Tale 2," which found family audiences across the country and finished with a steady $16.55 million.
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Greece's manufacturing activity expanded in August, after declining in the previous month, survey figures from Markit Economics showed Monday. Seasonally adjusted Markit manufacturing purchasing managers' index, or PMI, rose to 50.1 in August from 48.7 in July. This marked the highest reading in three...
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