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French daily grabs scoop - MSNBC

July 15th, 2008, 5:22

By @ July 15th, 2008, 5:22 in General

NICE, France - The world's entertainment press tripped over themselves, making embarrassing errors along they way, as they fought to be first to report the biggest celebrity story of the year: the birth of Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's twins. In the end, the scoop went to a provincial French more info

NEW YORK, July 14 -- America discovered a new folk hero Monday night in the runner-up of the Home Run Derby. Although Texas Rangers outfielder Josh Hamilton lost to Minnesota Twins first baseman Justin Morneau , 5-3, in the final round of the derby, his first-round heroics stole the show, as the more info

China is making progress in a five-year effort launched in 2006 to improve energy efficiency in its fuel-guzzling economy, a state news agency said Tuesday, but the country is still falling short of its annual targets. Energy consumption per unit of economic output fell by 3.66 percent last year more info

Sudan's UN envoy said the International Criminal Court had no jurisdiction in Sudan and that it would not co-operate. And Vice-President Ali Osman Taha said the evidence was false and indicated Sudan may try to halt the court's work. A pro-government rally is due to take place in Khartoum later more info

FRANKFURT — Now that a Belgian brewer has conquered the King of Beers, it wants to take Budweiser global. On Monday, hours after Anheuser-Busch accepted a sweetened $52 billion takeover offer by InBev , ending a monthlong standoff, the Belgian company’s chief executive, Carlos Brito, laid out more info

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