Ukraine military column ‘disarmed’

Ukraine’s defence ministry says six of its armoured vehicles have been seized by pro-Russian militants, amid mounting tension in eastern Ukraine. Link to article: www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-27053500#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa … read more – click title

Yellen stresses employment, inflation in Fed’s coming decision

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The Federal Reserve’s still distant decision to raise interest rates will depend on how far the U.S. economy remains from the central bank’s employment and inflation goals, and how long it will likely take to meet them, Fed Chair Janet Yellen said on Wednesday. … read more – click title

Yellen stresses employment, inflation in Fed’s coming decision

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The Federal Reserve’s still distant decision to raise interest rates will depend on how far the U.S. economy remains from the central bank’s employment and inflation goals, and how long it will likely take to meet them, Fed Chair Janet Yellen said on Wednesday. … read more – click title

BlackBerry’s meltdown sparks start-up boom in Canada’s Silicon Valley

(Reuters) – The troubles at BlackBerry Ltd, which fired more than half its staff and lost more than 90 percent of its market value as consumers shunned its smart phones, might have spelled disaster for the company’s hometown of Waterloo, Ontario. Instead, there are hot sports cars in the streets and new companies filling the […]