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Miliband defends his pledge stone

Ed Miliband has defended his decision to carve Labour promises in stone – insisting he wants to show the public his pledges will not expire on 8 May. The limestone monument, which the Labour leader suggested could be placed in … Continue reading

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Ex-England star Greaves suffers stroke

Former England and Tottenham striker Jimmy Greaves is in intensive care after suffering a severe stroke. A statement from Greaves’s family said the 75-year-old, who had a minor stroke in 2012, had been taken ill on Sunday. Greaves scored 44 … Continue reading

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Gun salutes mark birth of princess

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge left hospital with their daughter on Saturday Gun salutes will take place in London later to mark the birth of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s baby girl. Volleys will be fired by soldiers … Continue reading

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Leaders focus on ‘choice’ for voters

Ed Miliband and David Cameron are focusing on core messages as the campaign enters its final days The Conservatives are focusing on tax and Labour on the NHS as campaigning returns to traditional territory with three days left before the … Continue reading

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German data leads Europe shares higher, dollar steadies

LONDON (Reuters) – European shares rose on Monday, led higher by Germany after upbeat factory activity, while the dollar steadied following signs the U.S. economy may be emerging from a recent soft patch. Euro zone powerhouse Germany’s manufacturing sector lost … Continue reading

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Qatar Airways’ plans to boost flights may rile U.S. airlines

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Qatar Airways on Monday said it plans to expand its services to the United States, in a move that likely will trigger a backlash from U.S. airlines that accuse it of competing unfairly through state subsidies. … Continue reading

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UBS and Credit Suisse could combine investment banks -investor

ZURICH (Reuters) – (In last paragraph, corrects to show Knight Vinke’s stake is below the disclosure threshold so cannot be verified; also adds Knight’s confirmation of comments in May 3 story) Swiss bank UBS could combine its investment banking arm … Continue reading

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Tesla faces competition for customers, subsidies

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Tesla Motors Inc’s plan to generate new revenue by repackaging electric car batteries as home and business power storage systems faces stiff competition for both customers and the government subsidies that are critical to the market’s … Continue reading

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Baltimore lifts post-riot curfew

The protest over Gray’s death have been largely peaceful in recent days Baltimore has lifted an overnight curfew imposed after riots sparked by the death of a black man in custody. National Guard troops are now pulling out of the … Continue reading

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Rugby player Jones dies after game

Keighley Cougars rugby league player Danny Jones has died after suffering a suspected cardiac arrest during a game. The Wales international, 29, collapsed after being replaced during the League 1 game at London Skolars on Sunday. The father of five-month-old … 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.

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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.