News archive from 24 August 2012

BOLT WINS BUT BLAKE STEALS SHOW

BOLT WINS BUT BLAKE STEALS SHOW

The young pretender became the joint second-fastest man in history as he won the 100 metres in 9.69 seconds shortly before Bolt clocked 19.58secs over 200m. Only Bolt, a self-proclaimed 'living legend' after retaining his Olympic titles in London, has...

 
WEBSTER MISHAP HANDS LIVERPOOL ADVANTAGE

WEBSTER MISHAP HANDS LIVERPOOL ADVANTAGE

The Edinburgh side impressed for much of the tie before suffering a late blow against their Barclays Premier League visitors, who made the trip across the border without a number of star players. The result was far more credible than Hearts' 5-0...

 
BLAKE STORMS TO VICTORY IN LAUSANNE

BLAKE STORMS TO VICTORY IN LAUSANNE

The Olympic silver medallist ran the third fastest time in history to comprehensively beat a strong field. The Jamaican was out of the blocks quickly and, running into a very slight headwind, pulled away to set a new meeting record. Only his training...

 

Autodesk quarterly results miss Street; sees weak third-quarter

Second-quarter net income fell to $64.6 million, or 28 cents per share, from $71.2 million, or 31 cents a year earlier. Excluding items, the company, which makes computer aided design software used by architects and engineers, earned 48 cents per...

 
Hearts 0 Liverpool 1: Webster own goal sinks home hearts

Hearts 0 Liverpool 1: Webster own goal sinks home hearts

The Edinburgh side impressed for much of the tie before suffering a late blow against their Barclays Premier League visitors, who made the trip across the border without a number of star players. The result was far more credible than Hearts' 5-0...

The Herald, 22:09 in Sport
 

Hearts player ratings

Jamie MacDonald - The Gorgie keeper made a good early save from Charlie Adam and thwarted Raheem Sterling just after the break. 7/10.Ryan McGowan - After winning his first Australia cap last week against Scotland, he was lucky he did not put though...

The Herald, 22:09 in Sport
 

Motherwell 0 Levante 2: Ten-man Well crash again in Europe

Just like their Champions League clash against Panathinaikos at Fir Park, Motherwell conceded a soft first-half goal before being caught out after a spell of sustained pressure of their own.Levante, who finished sixth in La Liga last season after...

The Herald, 22:09 in Sport
 

Canada extends search for doomed 1845-46 Arctic expedition

Sir John Franklin and his 128-member crew all died and the ships vanished. Tales handed down through the aboriginal Inuit people describe cannibalism among the crew. "It is a historic and iconic moment in our country's history. That's why people...

 

Atromitos 1 Newcastle 1: Magpies avoid Greek tragedy

A year and three days after he fired the Magpies to derby victory at Sunderland, he produced a set-piece of similar quality in first-half injury time to cancel out Denis Epstein's 24th-minute opener and ensure that his side returned to Tyneside...

The Herald, 22:09 in Sport
 
Hearts 0 - 1 Liverpool: Late own goal hands Reds advantage

Hearts 0 - 1 Liverpool: Late own goal hands Reds advantage

A LATE Andy Webster own goal denied Hearts a memorable draw with Liverpool at Tynecastle tonight. John McGlynn’s men more than held their own, albeit against a weakened Liverpool side, and did more than enough to deserve to have taken the tie to...

 
Motherwell 0 - 2 Levante: Familiar errors punished as ‘Well have it all to do in Spain

Motherwell 0 - 2 Levante: Familiar errors punished as ‘Well have it all to do in Spain

SHAUN Hutchinson was sent off as Motherwell suffered an all too familiar defeat in the Europa League play-off first leg against Levante. Just like their Champions League clash against Panathinaikos at Fir Park, Motherwell conceded a soft first-half...

 

Iran opposition leader Mousavi hospitalised, aide says

The government denied any vote wrong-doing and said Iran's foreign enemies had plotted to overthrow the country's leaders by stirring up the protests, the biggest opposition demonstrations since the 1979 revolution. "Mousavi was taken to the...

 

Salesforce third-quarter forecast disappoints, shares drop

Global Equities Research analyst Trip Chowdhry said that the software maker's margins are being squeezed by pricing pressure as it faces more intense competition from Oracle Corp and SAP with big corporations, and Citrix Systems Inc with smaller...

 

FCC approves Verizon Wireless' cable spectrum deal

As part of the approval, the FCC put in place measures to accelerate deployment of Verizon Wireless' newly acquired airwaves from Comcast Corp, Time Warner Cable Inc and others. The agency concluded its review after the Department of Justice cleared...

 

U.S. trade gap with China cost 2.7 million jobs - study

The institute estimated that nearly 77 percent, or more than 2.1 million, of the lost jobs were in manufacturing. The think tank receives about 30 percent of its funding from union groups, which have pressed both the administration and Congress for...

Reuters, 22:24 in Business
 


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