Greek minister hints at confidence vote after bailout agreement – business live

Financial investors are watching the political fallout in Athens after its third aid programme was agreedEnergy minister: Confidence vote unavoidableIntroduction: Merkel tries to calm dissent 11.21am BST German finance ministry insists again that the involvement of the IMF in the third Greek bailout remains 'indispensable'#Greece 11.19am BST Finally, some economic data. And the latest survey of eurozone trade suggests that the weaker euro is helping exporters.The eurozone’s trade surplus hit a Read more [...]

Colorado’s Animas River reopens to recreation after mine wastewater spill

Nine days after 3 million gallons of mine waste spilled into the Animas River, Colorado officials, with the support of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, reopened the waterway in La Plata County to recreation and signed off on some farmers using its water for irrigation.
Nation – Los Angeles Times

Five years after BP spill, new rules for offshore drilling aim to boost safety

There aren’t many issues on which government regulators, oil industry experts and environmentalists can all agree, but five years after the BP gulf oil spill, many say offshore drilling operations are safer — although there is debate over whether ocean drilling should be expanded.
Nation – Los Angeles Times

Baltimore police under scrutiny after death of ‘black man running’

A 25-year-old Baltimore man died Sunday a week after reportedly suffering a partially severed spine during an arrest, and the mayor vowed “to find out exactly what happened” and “hold the right people accountable.”
Nation – Los Angeles Times

After conviction, many court cases left for Aaron Hernandez (Yahoo Sports)

Even after he was convicted of first-degree murder and sentenced to life in prison without parole, former New England Patriots star tight end Aaron Hernandez is nowhere near done with his legal troubles. He still faces double murder charges in Boston, as well as civil lawsuits over the killings and a lawsuit in Florida from a former friend who said he was shot in the face and left for dead after arguing with Hernandez. A jury on Wednesday found Hernandez guilty of the June 2013 killing of Odin Read more [...]

Sky Atlantic moves Game Of Thrones to 2am on Monday after fan protest

Sky Atlantic has just caught up with the rest of the world and has announced the rest of Game of Thrones season 5 will air at the same time as the US and another 170 countries around the world. The season premiere was shown around the world on Sunday night, however viewers in the UK had to wait until the following day to find out what had been going on in Westeros. Earlier this year it was revealed that, in an attempt to avoid illegal downloads, Game of Thrones would be made available in 170 countries Read more [...]