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UKIP’s Farage promises ‘earthquake’

22 April 2014 Last updated at 20:52 Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. The BBC’s Nick Robinson found out whether people in Sheffield would welcome a UKIP “earthquake” UK Independence Party leader Nigel Farage has said there … Continue reading

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A&E data ‘shows fall in violence’

23 April 2014 Last updated at 00:52 By Dominic Casciani Home affairs correspondent, BBC News Weekend violence remains the biggest problem, says the study Violent crime is continuing a long-term fall in England and Wales, according to annual figures from … Continue reading

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Leaders make St George’s Day appeals

23 April 2014 Last updated at 01:29 Alex Salmond and David Cameron are on opposite sides of the referendum debate Scotland’s First Minister Alex Salmond and Prime Minister David Cameron will use St George’s Day to make pleas ahead of … Continue reading

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Breast cancer drug price cut urged

23 April 2014 Last updated at 00:02 By Michelle Roberts Health editor, BBC News website The drug destroys cancerous cells from within Campaigners are urging pharmaceutical giant Roche to lower the cost of a pioneering new breast cancer treatment as … Continue reading

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Wal-Mart to report how compliance targets impacted executive pay: WSJ

(Reuters) – Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT.N) is set to report as soon as Wednesday on how its executives performed on their goals to overhaul compliance operations and how that affected their pay, the Wall Street Journal reported. The company’s board … Continue reading

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China PMI as predicted, Aussie drops after inflation data

SYDNEY/SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Asian stock markets were little moved on Wednesday after a Chinese manufacturing survey met expectations, but the Australian dollar plunged to a two-week low after data showed surprisingly low inflation in that country’s economy. Investors hoping that … Continue reading

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GM seeks U.S. court protection against ignition lawsuits

(Reuters) – General Motors Co filed a motion in a U.S. court to enforce a bar on lawsuits stemming from ignition defects in cars sold before its 2009 bankruptcy as it fights proposed class action litigation that seeks to set … Continue reading

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Valeant, Ackman offer to buy Botox maker Allergan for $47 billion

(Reuters) – Canada’s Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc said on Tuesday it and activist investor Bill Ackman made an unsolicited $47 billion bid to buy Botox maker Allergan Inc as it seeks to become one of the world’s five biggest drug … Continue reading

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Farage defends UKIP poster campaign

22 April 2014 Last updated at 13:21 UKIP leader Nigel Farage has defended a poster campaign claiming millions of Europeans are after British jobs as “a hard-hitting reflection of reality”. The posters – with messages including a warning British workers … Continue reading

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Man charged with murder of toddler

22 April 2014 Last updated at 13:43 Two-year-old Madison Horn died on Sunday night A 26-year-old man has appeared in court charged with the murder of two-year-old Madison Horn in Kelty in Fife. Kevin Park, from Kelty, made no plea … 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.