08/31/2012 04:35 PM
A strong earthquake off the east coast of the Philippines prompted tsunami warnings to be issued for the Philippines, Palau, Taiwan, Japan, Papua New Guinea, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands and ...
08/21/2012 06:29 PM
Canadian police have identified dismembered human remains discovered in two waterways over the past week as those of 41-year-old single mom Hua Guang Liu. Liu, the former owner of a Scarborough spa...
08/17/2012 06:54 PM
A weeklong strike at a South African platinum mine turned deadly Thursday when police opened fire on 3,000 protestors. Thirty-four strikers were killed in the shooting and at least 78 others were w...
08/16/2012 09:02 PM
Although the Taliban has claimed responsibility for a deadly helicopter crash in southern Afghanistan, officials with NATO’s International Security Assistance Force say the cause of the crash remai...
08/15/2012 03:00 AM
Global demand for hydrogen is projected to increase over 4 percent annually through 2016 to 286 billion cubic meters valued at $43.2 billion.
08/15/2012 12:35 AM
Global demand for cast polymers is forecast to rise 7.9 percent annually to 252 million square meters in 2016.
08/14/2012 10:15 PM
World demand for specialty silicas -- which include precipitated silica, fumed silica, silica gel, and silica sol -- will grow at a healthy 5.6 percent annual pace to 2.8 million metric tons in 2016.
08/14/2012 04:00 PM
Global demand for bearings is projected to grow 7.8 percent annually to $96 billion in 2016.
08/10/2012 08:33 PM
Russian officials say investigators looking in to militant groups in Tatarstan discovered 57 people living in an underground bunker when they raided a mosque in Kazan last week. The people are beli...
08/10/2012 07:38 PM
Three United States soldiers died Friday in southern Afghanistan when a native in an Afghan National Police uniform opened fire at a police checkpoint. Officials have not identified the victims.
08/08/2012 08:14 PM
Global demand for HVAC equipment is projected to rise 6.1 percent per year through 2016 to $107 billion.
08/08/2012 06:59 PM
World demand for roofing materials is forecast to grow 3.8 percent annually through 2016 to 11.7 billion square meters
08/07/2012 09:09 PM
A shooting at a church in central Nigeria Monday night left at least 19 people dead and an unknown number wounded. The Islamic militant group Boko Haram is thought to be behind the attack as they h...
08/07/2012 08:36 PM
World demand for agricultural equipment is expected to increase 6.8 percent per year through 2016 to $175 billion
08/06/2012 05:09 PM
An attack on a NATO supply truck traveling to Afghanistan through Pakistan’s tribal region on Monday left one person dead. According to government officials, three gunmen traveling in a car shot at...
08/03/2012 08:44 PM
The murder trial for the wife of ousted Chinese politician Bo Xilai will start Thursday in the city of Hefei, according to an unidentified friend of the family. Gu Kailai was officially charged las...
08/03/2012 08:12 PM
Two powerful tropical storms hit eastern China back-to-back late Thursday and early Friday, forcing over 800,000 people to leave their homes for safer shelter. So far, only three deaths have been r...
08/03/2012 07:10 PM
Health officials in Uganda say a prisoner with a suspected case of Ebola escaped from Kagadi hospital overnight Friday, sparking concern the man could spread the highly contagious, sometimes fatal ...
08/02/2012 08:38 PM
Typhoon Saola brushed past the northern and central Philippines this week, dumping as much as 1.5 feet of rain on the nation. Officials say nearly 180,000 people have been displaced by severe flood...
08/02/2012 05:37 PM
A couple accused of adultery in northern Mali were stoned to death Sunday by Islamists that seized control of the area in a military coup in March. Officials say both of the victims were married. T...