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LinkedIn and GoPro Are Big Market Movers by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS


By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:

Published: October 31, 2014 at 12:32PM… 9 more words

Edmund C Scarborough

The New Thing in Google Flu Trends Is Traditional Data by STEVE LOHR


By STEVE LOHR

Google Flu Trends is getting an overhaul intended to improve its accuracy. The new ingredient? Traditional public health data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 11 more words

Edmund C Scarborough

Coal Miners Stuck in the Middle of Ukraine's War by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS


By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Glistening black sweat rolls down the spine of a beefy miner as he jackhammers bedrock along the shaft at the Chelyuskintsev coal mine in Donetsk, Ukraine’s eastern industrial heartland. 12 more words

Edmund C Scarborough

12 Men Trapped in Colombia Coal Mine Collapse by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS


By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

A collapse deep in a coal mine trapped 12 workers in Colombia and officials said Friday that any rescue will be difficult. 11 more words

Edmund C Scarborough

Flooding in Colombia Coal Mine Killed 12, Officials Say by REUTERS


By REUTERS

Twelve miners were killed in a flooded underground coal mine in northeastern Colombia, the world’s fourth-largest exporter of the mineral, local officials and rescue workers said on Friday. 11 more words

Edmund C Scarborough

Army Chief Takes Power After Burkina President Bows to Protests by REUTERS


By REUTERS

The head of Burkina Faso’s armed forces took power on Friday after President Blaise Compaore resigned amid mass protests against an attempt to extend his 27-year rule. 11 more words

Edmund C Scarborough

Miners trapped in flooded Colombia coal mine

Bogota – At least 12 mine workers are trapped in a flooded coal mine in north-western Columbia, local media reported on Friday.

Rescue workers said heavy rains on Thursday in the Department of Antioquia caused the collapse of a mine tunnel up to 450m deep. 97 more words

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