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12 Aug, 2013, 14:23 ET Joe Rothstein: Washington Post Well Rid of Graham Ownership; They've Almost Killed The Paper

EIN News Syndicated Columnist Joe Rothstein reports  If you happen to live in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area and subscribe to the...


28 Jun, 2013, 16:33 ET Google Wants to Be Your Home Entertainment Company; EIN News Offers In-Depth News Coverage

 The battle to control future home entertainment is getting more intense. Google this year reportedly will launch a game console designed to...


28 Jun, 2013, 16:21 ET EIN News Enters 19th Consecutive Year Providing Internet News Services

 Before there was Google News, or CNN.com there was EIN News, one of the first ever news services to be launched on the Internet. EIN News...


27 Jun, 2013, 15:34 ET EU Shifts Burden of Saving Banks to Shareholders, Creditors; EIN News Offers In-Depth News Coverage

During the financial meltdown of 2008, EU taxpayers pumped billions of euros into ailing banks to keep them from collapsing. EU bloc finance...


27 Jun, 2013, 15:30 ET EIN News: Mining Companies May Take Hit As 'Resource Nationalist' Mongolia President Reelected

Foreign mining interests took a hit Wednesday as Mongolia's president was reelected, campaigning with a pledge to impose more controls on foreign...


26 Jun, 2013, 10:39 ET Pope's Empty Concert Chair Sends Message to Church Leaders; EIN News Offers In-Depth News Coverage

 The photo of a big white empty chair ran on front pages of Italian newspapers this week, stark evidence that in the Catholic world there's...


26 Jun, 2013, 10:35 ET New Hope for Spinal Cord Injury And Nerve Regeneration; EIN News Offers In-Depth News Coverage

 Researchers at the Case Western Medical School and the Cleveland Clinic have developed a technique that regenerates nerve cells in rats,...


25 Jun, 2013, 11:25 ET Massive Airlift Tries to Save Thousands Caught by India's Monsoon Rains; EIN News Offers In-Depth News Coverage

What has been described as the "the single biggest rescue operation involving helicopters anywhere in the world," remains stymied today by monsoon...


24 Jun, 2013, 11:16 ET Air Pollution Linked to Declining World Forests; EIN News Offers In-Depth News Coverage

Scientists at Bonn University believe they have found an important piece of a puzzle that explains why the earth's forests are in decline: salt...


21 Jun, 2013, 10:37 ET EIN News: U.S.-Cuba Edging Closer to Cold War Thaw

 U.S. and Cuban officials are in negotiations to restore direct postal service between the two countries, one more sign among many recently...


20 Jun, 2013, 11:24 ET EIN News Offers Latest News on Antibiotic-Resistant Salmonella

The bacterium is known as "Salmonella Kentucky," and its rapid spread around the globe is of increasing concern to health researchers. The...


17 Jun, 2013, 13:02 ET EIN News Provides In-Depth News Coverage of Paris Air Show

 The battle of the jumbo jets moves to center court this week with the opening of the Paris Air Show, the world's single biggest aircraft...


14 Jun, 2013, 12:13 ET EIN News: U.S. Hit by Rash of Tornadoes

From its west to east coasts, the U.S. has been hit by a rash of tornadoes, with forecasts of more to come. Thursday, tornadoes caused damage in...


13 Jun, 2013, 16:36 ET EIN News: Chinese Teacher Conducts Class from Space Lab

Attention, class. Our lesson today is about the physics of weightlessness. Your classroom will be a space capsule. Your teacher, Wang Yaping, will...


12 Jun, 2013, 11:39 ET EIN News: Greece Downgraded As Emerging Markets Rocked by Volatility

 The turmoil that has driven down a key emerging market index fund shows no sign of abating. Actions by central banks, riots in Turkey and...


11 Jun, 2013, 12:06 ET Joe Rothstein: Reform of U.S. Tax Exemptions Would Net Tens of Billions in New Revenue

 On hearing the news about IRS scrutiny of tea party applications for tax exemption, the most common response from my circle of friends and...


10 Jun, 2013, 11:00 ET EIN News: Earth on Brink of Global Warming Catastrophe, Expert Warns

 The chief economist at the International Energy Agency sees catastrophic consequences for the planet if governments fail to take more...


07 Jun, 2013, 14:14 ET EIN News: 'Worst Floods of All Time' Hurtles Toward Budapest

"We are facing the worst floods of all time," said Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orban as he watched the Danube River rise to record levels at...


06 Jun, 2013, 08:55 ET EIN News: Party May Be Winding Down for Record Low Home Mortgage Rates

 The home mortgage interest rate party isn't over, but signs that the hosts are eyeing the clock are making revelers anxious. Interest rates...


05 Jun, 2013, 12:12 ET On Eve of Iran Election, Street Protests, New Sanctions

 The U.S. has imposed tough new sanctions on Iran, even as signs that existing sanctions are crippling Iran's economy and that on the eve of...


04 Jun, 2013, 12:18 ET EIN News: It Pays to Eat Those Vegetables

It pays to eat those vegetables. That's the conclusion of a study published in the current edition of the Journal of the American Medical...


03 Jun, 2013, 10:46 ET EIN News: Hepatitis A Outbreak Spreads to Hawaii

 Hawaii is the sixth state to report confirmed cases of hepatitis A, an outbreak traced to a frozen berry blend sold in Costco stores. Costco...


31 May, 2013, 10:56 ET EIN News: Japan Blocks U.S. Wheat After Monsanto GMO Found; EU Weighs Action

Just days ago protesters took to the streets in 52 countries and 436 cities around the world to denounce food and chemical giant Monsanto and its...


14 May, 2013, 08:59 ET Social Security: Time to Start Playing Offense

 /EIN News/ In the 1980s Congress upped the ante on how much workers and their employers would pay into the Social Security Trust Fund. For...


30 Apr, 2013, 09:01 ET Joe Rothstein: The End of BP As Major Energy Player?

 In courts, BP is fighting for its corporate life. If things go badly for BP in the U.S. federal justice system, the company could be forced...