An Audi A4 Avant is pictured in the final check area at the ...
Feb 29th, 2012
(Reuters) - An Audi A4 Avant is pictured in the final check area at the production line of the German car manufacturer's plant in the Bavarian city of Ingolstadt February 29, 2012. REUTERS/Michaela Rehle (GERMANY - Tags: TRANSPORT BUSINESS) -
Scientists from Saudi Arabia and China said on Sunday they have completed mapping the genome of the date-palm tree, whose fruit is a staple food in many regions. Scientists from Riyadh's King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology and China's Shenzhen-based BGI have been working on the project since 2008. The sequencing could help incr... [Full Article]
The final version of the Volcker rule to ban banks from gambling with their own money is "significantly different" from the originally proposed version, making its impact on the markets difficult to gauge, a top U.S. securities regulator said on Monday. Regulators will release the long-awaited final version of the Volcker rule on Tuesday,... [Full Article]
In Britain, the country where e-commerce is most popular, about 13 percent of people do all or most of their grocery shopping online. Nearly all sales are from stores, though online made up 0.9 percent this year, up from 0.6 percent in 2008. (Source: Reuters)... [Full Article]
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The neighborhood where "Fast & Furious" star Paul Walker died in a one-car crash is known to attract street racers, according to law enforcement officials. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]