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PM meeting families of MH17 victims

29 July 2014 Last updated at 14:21 British victims (clockwise from top left): John Alder, John Allen, Stephen Anderson, Robert Ayley, Cameron Dalziel, Glenn Thomas, Liam Sweeney, Ben Pocock, Richard Mayne and Andrew Hoare David Cameron is meeting the families … Continue reading

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Boyfriend killed six-week-old baby

29 July 2014 Last updated at 13:28 Six-week-old Alfie Sullock was beaten by Michael Pearce with a shoe and plastic bottle A man who killed his girlfriend’s six-week-old baby by battering him with a shoe and plastic bottle has been … Continue reading

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Diesels face £10 pollution charge

29 July 2014 Last updated at 12:40 Government figures show exposure to air pollution contributed to more than 28,000 deaths across the UK Plans to charge drivers of diesel cars about £10 to drive into central London are being considered. … Continue reading

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Migration changes ‘to put UK first’

29 July 2014 Last updated at 14:10 Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. David Cameron in Slough to see immigration officers at work The UK is to halve to three months the time EU migrants without realistic … Continue reading

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Merck second quarter profit tops estimates on strong consumer sales

(Reuters) – Merck Co Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly results on Tuesday, with sales of consumer products and medicines for arthritis and HIV helping to offset the impact of generic competition on other drug sales. Merck, the No. 2 U.S. drugmaker, … Continue reading

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Apple updates MacBook Pro laptops, cuts price of older model

(Reuters) – Apple Inc (AAPL.O) said it updated its MacBook Pro line of laptops with a high-resolution Retina display, faster processors and higher memory for a starting price of $1,299. The world’s largest technology company also lowered the price of … Continue reading

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U.S. seasonally adjusted home prices fall in May: S&P/Case-Shiller

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. single-family home prices fell in May on a seasonally adjusted basis, falling short of expectations calling for a slight gain, a closely watched survey said on Tuesday. The SP/Case Shiller composite index of 20 metropolitan … Continue reading

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Wall Street to rise on earnings, data weighs

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks were set to rise slightly at the open on Tuesday following better-than-expected results from companies such as Pfizer and Merck and ahead of data on consumer sentiment. Merck (MRK.N) reported better-than-expected quarterly results as … Continue reading

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Man admits Help for Heroes fraud

28 July 2014 Last updated at 21:36 Christopher Copeland was caught when a volunteer became suspicious A man has admitted stealing £300,000 intended for the armed forces charity Help for Heroes. Christopher Copeland, 51, from Devon, gathered teams of fundraisers … Continue reading

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Tory MP David Ruffley to stand down

28 July 2014 Last updated at 21:13 David Ruffley has been the Conservative MP for Bury St Edmunds since 1997 Tory MP David Ruffley is to retire from Parliament at the next election. The MP for Bury St Edmunds had … 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.