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Australia"s Sally Pearson just came back from two years of injury to win gold at the world championships

What a star. Sally Pearson, now 30 years old, has won the 100m hurdles final at the world athletics championships in London. She c.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 12th, 2017

World"s most diverse set of dinosaur tracks discovered in Australia

Unprecedented 21 different types have been discovered in rocks dating back to 127-140 mn years.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 27th, 2017

Japanese Sensation Yuzuru Hanyu Delights Skating Fans Once More

Hanyu became the first male skater in 60 years to win gold in back-to-back Olympics; Nathan Chen rebounded with historic program.....»»

Category: topSource: wsjFeb 17th, 2018

Olympic snowboarder Kelly Clark told great anecdote about how impressive Chloe Kim was at a young age

Sean M. Haffey/Getty Chloe Kim won a gold medal in the women's halfpipe final at the Winter Olympics on Tuesday. Kim was the heavy gold-medal favorite and has been one of the most dominant snowboarders in the world for years, des.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 12th, 2018

U.S. Stocks Bounce Back

U.S. stocks rose Friday, even as major indexes around the world were on track to post their worst weeks in years......»»

Category: topSource: wsjFeb 9th, 2018

Jittery world stocks clamber off 2-month lows

World stocks clawed their way back from two-month lows on Wednesday, though momentum was weak and U.S. futures suggested Wall Street could lapse back into losses after rebounding from the biggest selloff in six years. Kate King reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersFeb 7th, 2018

Jittery world stocks clamber off two-month lows

LONDON (Reuters) - World stocks clawed their way back from two-month lows on Wednesday, though momentum was weak and U.S. futures suggested Wall Street could lapse back into losses after rebounding from the biggest selloff in six years......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 7th, 2018

Commodities Corner: Gold investment demand down 23% in 2017: report

Global gold investment demand drops 23% last year on the back of a decline in U.S. bar and coin demand to the lowest level in a decade, says the World Gold Council......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 6th, 2018

Match.com Dating Site Is Reporting Fake Active-User Numbers

Yesterday, we highlighted a story that pulled back the curtain on the shady world of media sites paying for traffic - a practice that countless social-media influencers and AdSense scammers have employed for years to help monetize their resp.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 3rd, 2018

Have Policy-Makers Slayed The Deflationary-Dragon?

Policy makers around the world might feel like patting themselves on the back for slaying the deflationary dragon in recent years - even Japan has enjoyed sustained price gains - but as Bloomberg's.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 29th, 2018

Caroline Wozniacki’s long, hard road back to the top

Caroline Wozniacki said “nobody knows” how much hard work and sheer guts she had to put in before realising her Grand Slam dream. Twelve years, 67 weeks at world number one, 149 Grand Slam.....»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineJan 28th, 2018

Gold Fights Back Against Cryptocurrencies

The World Gold Council has published a short note on why gold is still a better bet in your portfolio than is bitcoin or another of the more than 1,400 cryptocurrencies available......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJan 25th, 2018

Will India"s rank change? WB to recalculate ease of doing business rankings

The World Bank's chief economist said he would recalculate national rankings of business competitiveness going back at least four years.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 14th, 2018

How World Bank unfairly influenced its own competitiveness rankings

The World Bank's chief economist said he would recalculate national rankings of business competitiveness going back at least four years.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 13th, 2018

Arrowfield’s 2018 Magic Millions Gold Coast Draft

Arrowfield’s 2018 Magic Millions Gold Coast Draft It’s almost 25 years since the first yearlings by Danehill went through the sale-ring in Australia and his name has been up in lights ever si.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJan 2nd, 2018

Supporters of wrestlers Sushil, Rana clash

The day was progressing smoothly till Sushil, who returned to the international arena after three years with a Commonwealth Championships gold, won all his bouts.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 29th, 2017

What Santa Claus rally? I love Gooooold!

The S&P has averaged a loss of 1.1% in the last week of the year for the last 8 years. Gold is now back above the 200 dma, whats next for the metal?.....»»

Category: optionsSource: insidefuturesDec 26th, 2017

73 years ago, the Nazis launched their last great western offensive of World War II — here are 13 photos of the Battle of the Bulge

AP Photo By late 1944, Allied forces had pushed Nazi Germany back in much of Europe, retaking Paris and Rome. US Army intelligence determined that the thick evergreen forest of the Ar.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 16th, 2017

World"s First Travel Ban on Pedophiles Takes Effect With Arrest in Australia

Registered child sex offenders with reporting obligations face up to five years in prison if they attempt to leave Australia without permission......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 13th, 2017

Men"s Hockey World League: Australia retains title; India reclaims bronze

Australian defence held firm to defend the title, which they won in Raipur two years ago.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 11th, 2017

4,000 years of the rise and fall of world empires in one chart

Wikimedia Commons A "Histomap" published in 1931 aimed to show the relative power of various world civilizations going back to 2000 BC. While some of the concepts and historical evidence are somewhat da.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 4th, 2017