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Actor Robin Williams Dead From Suspected Suicide - Yahoo News

A link has been sent. Done Actor Robin Williams dead from suspected suicide 1 hour ago . . Oscar-winning actor and comedian Robin Williams, has died from suspected suicide after a battle with depression, triggering an outpouring of grief and tributes for one of the most beloved entertainers of his generation. news The 63-year-old star of blockbusters such as "Good Will Hunting," "Good Morning Vietnam" and "Mrs Doubtfire" was found dead at his home in Tiburon, in California just north of San Francisco, shortly before midday on Monday, police said. President Barack Obama led tributes to an entertainer he described as "one of a kind", while Hollywood titan Steven Spielberg, a external link close friend, hailed Brody Jenner Attends Step-sister Kim Kardashian's Ex, Reggie Bush's Wedding After Skipping Hers | Williams as a "lightning storm of comic genius." A statement from Marin County Sheriff's Department said Williams' death appeared to be "suicide due to asphyxia." An autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday, followed by further toxicology testing, the statement said. Described in 1997 by showbiz publication Entertainment Weekly as "the funniest man alive", Williams had in fact been suffering from depression prior to his death, his publicist said.
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German Two-year Yields Negative Before Debt Auction - Yahoo Finance

A Reuters poll this week showed money market traders saw a 50 percent probability of a bond-buying programme in the next 12 months, up from a one-in-three chance in last week's survey. German bond yields, the benchmark for euro zone borrowing costs, trade around zero for maturities of up to four years. "This is a combination of expectations of very low rates for a very long period of time but also a reflection that the market has raised the odds of the ECB being drawn into taking more serious action," said Elwin de Groot, a senior market economist at Rabobank in Utrecht. click here. Two-year bonds yield minus 0.006 percent, meaning buyers will get slightly less money than they invested when the bond comes due. Some banks may prefer that rather than being charged 10 basis points for keeping the money in the ECB's deposit facility - a result of the central bank's unprecedented deposit rate cut into negative territory in June. Two-year yields in France, Belgium, Ireland, here. the Netherlands, Austria and Finland trade between 0.03 and 0.06 percent.

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Mobistar Launches First Virtual Mobile Switchboard In Belgium - Yahoo Finance

Mobistar is the first operator to introduce such a solution on the Belgian market. The customer at the centre: professional services via fixed numbers without fixed infrastructure. A survey from a Dutch research company demonstrates that three in four consumers - especially at first contact - prefer getting in touch with a supplier using a fixed number than with companies only available on a mobile number. Mobistar`s new Mobiline now brings all fixed line functionalities to the mobile phone via a web interface, and allows to connect one or more fixed numbers to mobile numbers. Companies can be reached anywhere, anytime while managing their own outgoing caller ID. Working flexibly now becomes even more comfortable for SMEs A study by Data News shows that 67% of companies rank a mobile strategy somewhere between "important" and "a top priority". According to Stephane Beauduin, Chief Enterprise & Wholesale Officer at Mobistar, "we are currently undergoing an evolution this site where the economy as a whole is becoming more mobile. Tablets are replacing laptops and smartphones are making fixed phones obsolete. People are no longer tied down to a fixed workplace.

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Goofy Dinosaur Blends Barney And Jar Jar Binks - Yahoo News

Some 70 million years old, it's an ancestral relative of the modern ostrich and belongs to the dinosaur family often called ostrich dinosaurs. "Deinocheirus turned out to be one the weirdest dinosaurs beyond our imagination," study lead author Yuong-Nam Lee, director of the Geological Museum in Daejeon, South Korea, said in an email. View gallery In this photo taken Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, study lead author Lee Yuong-nam, director of the Geolo When scientists in 1965 found the first forearm bones nearly 8 feet long many of them envisioned "a creature that would strike terror in people," said University of Maryland dinosaur expert Thomas Holtz Jr, who wasn't part of the study. "Now it's a creature that would strike bemusement, amazement." And yes, he said, "it's pretty goofy." The find is tremendous but is a cautionary tale about jumping to conclusions without enough evidence, said University of Chicago dinosaur expert Paul Sereno, who wasn't part of the discovery. It also reminds us that evolution isn't always what we think, Sereno said. "This is evolution in a dinosaur not a mammal world," Sereno said in email. "The starting point is a two-legged animal looking somewhat like a fuzzy-feathered ostrich.

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