Favorite Identify 3 countries with female heads of state.
Favorite This week has been a big earnings week for US companies, such as Microsoft and Comcast. Microsoft did very well this quarter due to its cloud software business and recent Nokia acquisition. Its shares rose from 1.58 to 46.60 in after-hours trading. In addition, Comcast’s earnings were
Favorite A volcano on Hawaii’s Big Island is erupting, and this week the lava flow is starting to get dangerously close to some residential areas. Emergency works have been going through the town to tell people living in the village of Pahoa to be ready for evacuation. This volcano has been
Favorite The second Dallas nurse, Amber Vinson, who contracted Ebola is now free of the virus and she will be released from the hospital soon. She will make a statement announcing her discharge, which comes about two weeks after her diagnosis. She was one of the two Dallas nurses who was
Favorite Parents with bad credit will gain greater access to federal student loans to help cover their children’s undergraduate costs under a plan finalized by the Obama administration. The Education Department said that by next spring it would loosen credit standards for families borrowing
Favorite Motorola and Verizon are together announcing the Droid Turbo, a new Droid-branded smartphone with a focus on super fast charging capabilities. Verizon claims that the phone can get eight hours of battery life in just 15 minutes by using a special turbo charger that is sold with the
Favorite The Supreme Court ruled that Texas is allowed to move forward with a strict voter ID law. Due to the Supreme Court’s decision, everyone in Texas who wants to vote will have to present a photo ID before taking a ballot. After being previously blocked by a federal court, the Texas law