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Turkish PM Erdogan rallies against 'terrorist' rivals

Turkish PM Erdogan rallies against 'terrorist' rivalsBy Ralph Boulton ISTANBUL (Reuters) - With a huge rally on the approach to the Bosphorus waterway, Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan will launch a final electoral push on Sunday to stifle rivals he described this weekend as an 'alliance of evil' in cahoots with terrorism. Erdogan, who vowed last week to wipe out Twitter in Turkey for carrying anonymous postings accusing him and associates of corrupt dealings, accused the networking

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Woman raises $91,000 to help mom who left kids in hot car

Woman raises $91,000 to help mom who left kids in hot carPHOENIX (AP) — A Phoenix woman arrested after leaving her two kids in a hot vehicle during a job interview is fighting to clear her name in court, with the support of a New Jersey woman who has raised more than $91,000 to help her effort.

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Weather forecasts and user photos could be headed to Chromecast's home screen

Weather forecasts and user photos could be headed to Chromecast's home screenGoogle could be looking to the put the main screen of its Chromecast to work, just before it beams videos to your TV. Reddit user asjmcguire recently uncovered HTML code for the dongle's home screen that references current ...

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Simplify U.S. financial reform rules, Fed's Plosser urges

Simplify U.S. financial reform rules, Fed's Plosser urgesA top U.S. central banker on Tuesday criticized the complexity of a nearly four-year-old financial-reform law, urging simpler and more transparent laws for Wall Street that would rely more on the free market to discipline banks and other firms. The president of the Philadelphia Federal Reserve Bank, Charles Plosser, who has long pitched

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US stocks waver ahead of Fed decision

US stocks waver ahead of Fed decisionNEW YORK (AP) — The stock market was in a wait-and-see mode Wednesday ahead of the results of the Federal Reserve's first policy meeting under its new chair, Janet Yellen. Technology stocks struggled after Oracle reported earnings and revenue that fell short of what investors were expecting.

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Ukraine to get help from new EU support group

The European Union plans to set up a special support group to help Ukraine stabilize its precarious economy and political situation, an EU diplomat said on Tuesday. Concern is growing that Moscow could be preparing for further military action in Ukraine and on Tuesday U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry accused Russian agents and special forces of... Read more...
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