Security suddenly boosted at Amsterdam's Schipol Airport

A man is said to have yelled "Bomb!" aboard a bus on the A4 motorway this morning. The man, who took off his clothes, was held at gunpoint by the side of the highway while the bus was searched. Dutch military police, the Royal Marechaussee, checked... More..

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by | Tuesday, August 02, 2016

Historic Maryland town faces long recovery after flooding

Howard County Executive Allan Kittleman said by phone Sunday that the body of a man had been recovered, along with a woman's body that was recovered earlier Sunday. The woman managed to escape from the vehicl...More..

The Fed leaves benchmark interest rate unchanged
by | Monday, August 01, 2016

The Fed leaves benchmark interest rate unchanged

As for Brexit or other global fears that have prevented rate hikes over the past year, the members seem to have said "never mind" and dropped those issues into the factors they are monitoring - which are just a...More..

by | Monday, August 01, 2016

Syria's Nusra Front Breaks from Al-Qaeda

He declared that this new group has "no affiliation to any external entity". If al-Nusra, which has benefited in the past from support by Qatar (and continues to do so, say Qatar's critics) had hoped to be ta...More..

by | Monday, August 01, 2016

Maryland hit by severe storms, flooding

According to David Dempster, he and several other men helped to rescue a woman from her auto as it was swept away in flood waters on Main Street at about 8:30 p.m. One victim was a woman and the other was a man...More..

Handelsbanken in European Stress Test
by | Sunday, July 31, 2016

Handelsbanken in European Stress Test

Earlier in July, the European Central Bank asked BMPS to cut its nonperforming loan exposure to EUR14.6 billion by 2018, sparking a major selloff in the shares. Ewen Stevenson, RBS's finance director, said the ...More..