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Brooks ‘to return as News Corp chief’

Image caption Rebekah Brooks stood down as chief executive four years ago but could now return News Corp has said it is in talks with Rebekah Brooks after reports she will return as chief of its UK division. The former … Continue reading

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Six injured in two-bus head-on crash

Image caption The crash, between a single decker and a double decker, happened on Addison Road Six people have been injured in a head-on crash between two buses in a Birmingham street. West Midlands Ambulance Service said the crash, between … Continue reading

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Egypt jails al-Jazeera journalists

Three al-Jazeera journalists convicted in Egypt of “spreading false news” have been sentenced to three years in prison at their retrial in Cairo. Canadian-Egyptian Mohamed Fahmy and Egyptian Baher Mohamed were led away from court after the verdict. Australian Peter … Continue reading

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‘Nightmare’ over mum’s Tunisia death

Image caption Trudy Jones’ family say they are all devastated by her death The four children of a woman who was killed when a gunman opened fire on a beach in Tunisia have said they will never accept her death. … Continue reading

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Syngenta may seek partners, JVs after product review: chairman in paper

ZURICH Syngenta AG (SYNN.VX) may seek partners to help improve its product lineup after a thorough review in the wake of a rebuffed takeover approach from Monsanto Co (MON.N), the agrichemicals group’s chairman told a Swiss newspaper. Syngenta’s board is … Continue reading

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Yellen ally pours cold water on rule-based monetary policy

JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. For much of her tenure as head of the Federal Reserve, Janet Yellen has been pressured by Republican lawmakers who want the U.S. central bank to adopt a monetary policy rule, a straightforward formula connecting unemployment and … Continue reading

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Raising inflation target won’t help much now: researchers

JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. The Federal Reserve could have cut short the Great Recession by a year if it had set a 4 percent inflation target in 1984, but raising the target now would probably do little to help the economy, … Continue reading

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Buffett’s Berkshire takes $4.48 billion stake in Phillips 66

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc (BRKa.N) disclosed a $4.48 billion stake in oil refiner Phillips 66 (PSX.N), rebuilding a bet it had made in the energy industry before oil prices fell. The 57.98 million-share, or roughly 10.8 percent, stake was … Continue reading

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HSBC clears ‘99%’ of delayed payments

HSBC says it has processed “99%” of payments affected by an IT glitch, with the remainder due to be completed overnight. Earlier, the bank said 275,000 payments were hit by the problem, meaning many people were not paid on time … Continue reading

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Limit Chilcot legal advice cash

The government should limit the amount of money spent on legal advice for politicians, officials and military figures as part of the Chilcot inquiry, a senior Conservative MP has said. David Davis told the BBC “some people” were exploiting practices … Continue reading

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Online News

The advantages of receiving news directly on your computer or wireless device are becoming increasingly apparent and more popular every day. Unlike hardcopy newspapers that are delivered to subscribers at specific times, online news is available to readers 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  Another crucial selling point is the ability to read about breaking news from around the world virtually as it happens. Many established and well respected newspapers also reap the financial benefits by cutting down on printing costs as more and more people subscribe to online news publications and websites.

With the technologies of RSS (Real Simple Syndication) and Atom news feeds, Rocket News provides readers with a host of news categories that are continually being updated. They also offer users the unique opportunity to receive more in depth coverage about the people and stories behind current events. A simple click can take you to past articles or pieces that relate to stories that you need more information about. Video clips of recent news stories can also bring a different perspective when one can view a particular story directly from the location that it has taken place in. Whether you need the latest in business news, finance news, health news or the latest in fashion or celebrity news, you can be sure you are getting the most recent stories about issues that matter to you.

Onlines News RSS Feeds

Online News has also created a timelier format for bringing you stories when they happen since they do not have the scheduling restrictions that even broadcast journalism is faced with. For those whose careers depend on having the latest news in business or finance, they know that the information they need is always at their fingertips. Whether one is at the office, traveling on business or even away on holiday, you can receive important alerts via e-mail directly on your laptop, cell phone or other wireless device, ensuring that you will always be able to stay on top of the latest news. Online news also does away with having to carry around hardcopies of several newspapers in order to have the stories you need throughout your day, no matter where you are.