North Sea

Spieth sets out to retain British Open title with eyes on Tiger

Jordan Spieth set out in his final round in the British Open at Carnoustie on Sunday as he aims to join the elite group of golfers to have retained …

Golf

2018 British Open leaderboard: Live coverage, golf scores, Tiger Woods score, Round 4 highlights

Live scores, highlights and analysis all day from Round 4 of the 2018 Open Championship<p>Fireworks are in the air Sunday as the 147th Open Championship …

Golf

The 10 Most Picturesque Towns In Belgium

While the most popular places to explore in Belgium seem to be the cities, Brussels, Antwerp, Ghent and Bruges, this country has a lot more to offer …

European Travel

Kisner Withstands Charges at British Open; Tied for Lead Entering Final Day

Moving Day at Carnoustie proved just that - serious moves were made by serious golfers. The day dawned bright and calm, and since these courses use …

Golf

Our country club king whiffs in Scotland

I was the luckiest fellow this month, making an expedition to the Scottish Highlands to play golf. After surviving a gorgeous round hard by the North …

Donald Trump

Imagine a World Without OPEC

Imagine a world without OPEC. This is what the sponsors of legislation introduced in both houses of Congress seem to want. Versions of the “No Oil Producing and Exporting Cartels Act,” or the NOPEC bill, are working their way through the Senate and the House of Representatives, and are likely to …

Oil

British Open 2018: Forecast calls for heaviest winds of week on Sunday, with no appreciable advantage for morning wave

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland -- Nowhere else in golf does the phrase “luck of the draw” resonate more than at the Open Championship. Meteorological conditions around the UK’s coastline are capable of change in a heartbeat, making tee times a vital part of eventual success or failure in the game’s oldest …

Golf

Rotterdam’s North Sea Jazz Festival in pictures

Rotterdam plus Jazz equals magic.<p>That equation was true again this year when the North Sea Jazz Festival returned on July 13.<p>The Dutch city once …

Rotterdam

Exhibition series exploring the history of artists who experienced life in exile now continues with 'Resonance of Exile'

Last year, the first presentation in the series shed light on the sharp discontinuities in the biographies and oeuvres of four women artists who were …

Art

Varuna succeeds in Bermuda Hamburg Race of the Atlantic Anniversary Regatta

by Louay Habib, Atlantic Anniversary Regatta 22 Jul 02:51 BST 22 July 2018<p>Varuna VI celebrating at the German Finish Line - Bermuda Hamburg Race of …

Sailing

The Belgian Seaside: Top Ways to Enjoy Belgium's Coast

Only 50 minutes by train from Brussels, a visit to the Belgian coast is a great way to relax, enjoy the occasional summer sunshine and take a break …

European Travel

Where To Eat The Best Mussels In Belgium

<i>Moules frites</i> – a summer seafood specialty Belgians look forward to all year long. At their best when plucked fresh from the North Sea, these yummy …

Mussels

The founder of a $500 million baked-goods empire says the 2 qualities that made her successful were the hardest to learn

Kathleen King knows a thing or two about building a successful business.<p>She's the founder of Tate's Bake Shop, the baked-goods empire that sold for $500 million to Mondolēz International, maker of Oreo and Chips Ahoy, 18 years after King rebuilt the remains of her first baked-goods company, which …

North Sea

Sunday stage set at Carnoustie

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland – Ben Hogan had to wear two sweaters when he won at Carnoustie. This year, players have been able to get by in shirt sleeves.<p>A …

Golf

Baker Hughes, a GE Company (BHGE) Q2 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript

BHGE earnings call for the period ending June 30, 2018.<p><b>Baker Hughes, a GE Company</b> (NYSE:BHGE)<br>Q2 2018 Earnings Conference Call<br>Jul. 20, 2018 <i>9:30 a.m. ET</i><p>…

Investing

Migrating geese are losing the race north - and their chicks are paying the price

For many animals - not just the rats - life can be a race. For migrating animals, like the barnacle goose, it's often a race to get to their breeding …

Birds

2018 British Open prize money, purse: Payout for each golfer from $10.5 million pool

The Open has one of the richest purses of all the major championships<p>Competition has heated up at Carnoustie on Sunday as the whipping wind has made …

Golf

The Hague Offshore Sailing World Championship - Overall

by Dobbs Davis 21 Jul 06:31 BST 12-20 July 2018<p>General recall flags were common today in Class B starts - Hague Offshore Sailing World Championship …

Sailing

Ice Age walrus skull is dug up at holiday park near Filey

A rare walrus skull dating back to the last Ice Age has been found at a holiday park near Filey.<p>The fossilised artefact, said to date from the …

Archaeology

The Surprising Story of World War I's Only Attack on U.S. Soil

These days, Cape Cod is best known as a summer vacation destination, but a century ago it was also the setting of the only World War I attack on …

Military History

10 Stocks for the Next 10 Years

You can rest easy knowing these companies will deliver consistent returns over the long haul.<p>When it comes to stocks, big isn't always better. But if …

Investing

33 Things on Sale You’ll Actually Want to Buy: From Vans to Vince

We are still not quite recovered from Prime Day around these parts, but when there are excellent sales (like the Nordstrom anniversary sale) you can …

Clothing

Ensco: July Fleet Status Report Analysis

Ensco (ESV) has just published its new fleet status report. Without further ado, let’s look at the developments in one of the leading offshore …

Business

Perenco launches Tyne decommissioning programme - News for the Oil and Gas Sector

Perenco has launched plans to decommission its North Sea Tyne platform.<p>The operator has submitted a proposal for removing the jacket, topside and …

Oil & Gas Industry

The Roots of Music education program moves into the Marigny

The marching band and music education program co-founded by Rebirth Brass Band drummer Derrick Tabb has moved into the Marigny, where the 10-year-old …

Flute

Several injured in attack on bus in northern German city of Lübeck

The police have said that 10 people were injured. The suspect, a 34-year-old German citizen, has already been apprehended after being subdued by …

Extremism

Noble Corp.: July Fleet Status Report Analysis

<i>Noble Regina Allen</i><p>Noble Corp. (NE) has recently provided its July fleet status report. There were major changes compared to the June fleet status …

Business

Kevin Kisner takes first-round lead at The Open

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland -- The silver claret jug was on the first tee Thursday morning at Carnoustie, a trophy that Kevin Kisner knows all too …

Golf

North Sea ‘suffering’ as majors offload assets, says analyst

The North Sea is “suffering” due to firms looking to more attractive regions of the world to invest, according to an analyst.Stephen Martin is a …

Oil & Gas Industry

Investors Welcome the Start of Schlumberger's Earnings Liftoff

Schlumberger Limited (SLB) , the world's largest oilfield service company, rose 0.7% in morning trading to $67.40 after the company reported revenue …

North America