01/26/2013 06:41 AM
U.S. Navy officials say the minesweeper that ran aground on a coral reef in the Philippines last week is too badly damaged to be towed. The USS Guardian has taken on water and is no longer operatio...
01/25/2013 02:35 AM
The world market for fuel additives is forecast to grow 4.7 percent per year to 26.5 million metric tons in 2016, with demand in value terms advancing 8.0 percent per year to $59.4 billion.
01/19/2013 06:45 AM
The U.S. Navy is still trying to free a minesweeper than ran aground Thursday on a coral reef in the Philippines. Efforts to free the 1,312-ton USS Guardian at high tide failed.
01/18/2013 04:00 AM
A busy intersection in central London turned into a chaotic scene Wednesday during rush hour when a helicopter slammed into a crane, burst into flames and plunged to the ground. Authorities confirm...
01/17/2013 08:31 AM
The New York Times Company (NYSE: NYT) announced today that its fourth-quarter and full-year 2012 earnings conference call will be held on Thursday, February 7 at 11:00 a.m. E.T. The Company’s earn...
01/11/2013 05:18 AM
In preparation for the royal baby, Queen Elizabeth has overturned her grandfather’s decree that any daughter, including a firstborn, born to the Prince of Wales will not hold the title of princess....
01/09/2013 05:45 AM
Five Americans were killed in Peru Monday afternoon when a helicopter crashed shortly after taking off from an airport in Pucallpa. The cause of the crash is unknown.
01/05/2013 06:23 AM
Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani teen who was shot in the head and neck by Taliban militants last October, left the UK hospital where she had been receiving treatment since the attack. She is now st...
12/21/2012 06:14 AM
More than a dozen bodies washed ashore in northern Somalia this week following the sinking of a boat carrying at least 60 illegal migrants.
12/19/2012 06:18 AM
A landmine explosion in eastern Afghanistan killed nearly a dozen young girls, Afghan officials confirmed. The explosion occurred Monday in Nangarhar province. Authorities do not believe that the e...
12/19/2012 01:47 AM
NBC News chief foreign correspondent Richard Engel and two of his crewmembers are lucky to be alive following a kidnapping ordeal in Syria. Engel appeared on the Today show Tuesday morning along wi...
12/11/2012 06:03 AM
The Navy SEAL killed in a rescue mission in Afghanistan over the weekend has been identified as 28-year-old Petty Officer 1st Class Nicholas D. Checque of Monroeville, Pennsylvania. Checque died Sa...
12/07/2012 05:04 AM
After nearly a month of hiding, McAfee anti-virus software creator John McAfee has been arrested in Guatemala. McAfee, who is wanted for questioning in the murder of his neighbor in Belize, surface...
11/27/2012 05:30 AM
As thousands of protesters gathered to demand justice for more than 100 factory workers who were killed in a fire in Bangladesh on Saturday, another blaze broke out at a clothing factory in the sub...
11/22/2012 04:07 AM
The escalating violence in Israel and the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip will end today thanks to a cease fire agreement coordinated by Egypt. Due to allegiance to Hamas and good relations with Israel and ...
11/21/2012 05:57 AM
A Hindu festival in eastern India turned deadly Monday when a power outage sparked a stampede where hundreds of thousands of worshipers were gathered. On Tuesday, authorities in Bihar state put the...
11/17/2012 12:00 AM
Global demand for industrial silica sand is projected to grow 4.8 percent annually to 280 million metric tons in 2016
11/16/2012 12:00 AM
World demand for primary and secondary batteries is forecast to rise 8.1 percent per year to $132 billion in 2016.
11/15/2012 11:18 PM
World demand for industrial and institutional (I&I) cleaning chemicals is projected to increase 4.7 percent per year to $44.4 billion in 2016.
11/15/2012 02:00 PM
World demand for disposable medical supplies is forecast to expand 6.2 percent annually to $198 billion in 2016.