Archive: 07/28/2010

Comcast 2Q profit dips on NBC Universal deal costs

(AP) -- Comcast Corp. reported lower second-quarter earnings Wednesday partly because of costs related to its pending takeover of NBC Universal, yet it saw improvements in advertising and demand for pricier ...

dateJul 28, 2010 in Business
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DC pushes female condoms to fight HIV epidemic

(AP) -- Charlene Cotton will talk to anyone about sex. Several days a week she stands behind a table decorated with a bowl of flavored condoms and safer sex pamphlets, calling to women passing on the street, ...

dateJul 28, 2010 in HIV & AIDS
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Cyber mastermind arrested, questioned in Slovenia

(AP) -- A cyber mastermind from Slovenia who is suspected of creating a malicious software code that infected 12 million computers worldwide and orchestrating other huge cyberscams has been arrested and questioned, police ...

dateJul 28, 2010 in Internet
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Arcelor makes Q2 net income of $1.7 billion

(AP) -- ArcelorMittal SA, the world's biggest steelmaker, said Wednesday a jump in sales and prices helped it generate net income of $1.7 billion in the second quarter, up from a loss of $792 million a year earlier.

dateJul 28, 2010 in Business
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