UK Retail Sales Recover In February - Finance News
Retail sales have dropped to a seven year low over the last quarter, marginally offset by a better than anticipated February. Across the three months to February, sales volumes were down by 1.4% after a 0.5% drop in the three months to January.
Israeli Officials Pledge to Consider Trump Concerns on Settlements
Greenblatt led the U.S. delegation of National Security Council and State Department officials in both Washington and overseas. In December, the United Nations passed a resolution that slammed Israeli settlements as a "flagrant violation" of global law.
Marks & Spencer Pulls Google Ads Over Anti-Semitic, Extremist Content
The movement spread to the United States this week, with AT&T and Verizon pulling ads from Google. Still, the concern among advertisers appears substantial.
World landmarks go dark for 10th anniversary of Earth Hour
The 11th-annual Earth Hour will take place on Saturday, March 25th, between 8:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. The theme for the current year is "Shine a Light on Climate Change".
Trump greenlights Keystone XL pipeline, but obstacles loom
The department did not update the environmental impact study for the pipeline , a process that could have taken years. Trump did not repeat an earlier promise that the steel to make the Keystone XL pipeline would be American.
Senate overturns FCC rules on web data mining
But you'd be wrong: at this point, they'll say anything to block the FCC's privacy-protective rules. The Senate today passed a bill sponsored by Republican Sen.
Inspector Morse creator Colin Dexter dies at 86
Dexter was also one of the key creative forces behind Endeavour, the ITV prequel series starring Shaun Evans as the young Morse. Dexter's role in making the show one of the most memorable of the Eighties and Nineties can not be underestimated.
Ireland lament 'big loss' as Coleman has surgery on broken leg
Wales will be disappointed in the way they handled the clash having played into the physical game plan of the boys in green. Ireland slip to second in the Group D standings, level on points with Serbia at the top but behind on goal difference.
Virginia unemployment rate down to 3.9 percent in February
The next largest over-the-year job gain was in private education and health services, which was up 14,600 jobs, or 2.8 percent. As a result of these gains, IL now has 6,055,000 payroll jobs, breaking the previous peak from September 2000.
Netanyahu to Putin: Israeli airstrikes in Syria will continue
Israel also used its Arrow interceptor to destroy what was believed to have been a Russian-made SA 5 missile. Gadi Eisenkot said on March 21.