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Independence Day: Parades, relay races, picnics mark soggy 4th of July in US

Independence Day: Parades, relay races, picnics mark soggy 4th of July in US

Millions of Americans on Saturday gathered for Independence Day parades, picnics and hotdog eating competitions, defying worries over possible security threats and the danger of wildfires in the West. The U.S. celebrates its Independence Day on July 4.

Would euro departure help or hurt Europe's currency union?
Would euro departure help or hurt Europe's currency union?

With aid negotiations off and ATMs running out of money, it's not speculation any more. Greece could leave the euro. And soon.

Horoscope: By Peter Vidal

Today ( 06 Jul )This Week ( 05 Jul - 11 Jul )

SAGITTARIUS There's a sense of anticipation in the air. It seems likely that events which have been taking place almost unnoticed, perhaps behind the scenes, are shortly to come into the open. Whatever you do, don't force the… read more