Archive: 22/10/2009

EU probes mismanagement in prized Spanish wetland

(AP) -- The European Union has launched an investigation into a prized Spanish wetland that has turned bone dry through mismanagement of water resources and is now on fire underground, white smoke now rising from areas where ...

dateOct 22, 2009 in Environment
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Newsday to charge online fees for non-subscribers

(AP) -- Newsday will start charging some readers $5 per week for access to its Web site beginning next Wednesday, a move many newspapers have been contemplating but few have yet to try for fear of driving readers away.

dateOct 22, 2009 in Internet
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AT&T profit dips but wireless results strong

(AP) -- AT&T Inc.'s net income dipped as revenue from traditional landlines fell faster than the company could cut costs. But in the growing wireless industry, AT&T is thriving, adding a record 3.2 million iPhones.

dateOct 22, 2009 in Business
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The CoRoT space mission: Early results

Astronomy & Astrophysics is publishing a special issue this week dedicated to the early results of the CoRoT space mission. The CoRoT (Convection, Rotation & planetary Transits) satellite is a 30 centimeter space telescope, ...

dateOct 22, 2009 in Astronomy
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