Police in Portland, Oregon, had to be called in to subdue a 22-pound house cat that trapped its owners inside their bedroom after attacking their baby. The baby was not injured in the incident. Sgt Pete Simpson, a Portland police ...
A capsule carrying a US-Russian crew back to Earth after nearly six months on the International Space Station has landed safely on the steppes of Kazakhstan. Nasa said in a live TV broadcast that the Soyuz capsule carrying American Mike ...
The search area for a missing airliner has expanded, with Malaysia Airlines saying the western coast of the country is now the focus of the hunt. That is on the other side of Malaysia from where flight MH370 was reported ...
Joe McGinniss, a US author and reporter who skewered the marketing of Richard Nixon in The Selling Of the President 1968 has died at the age of 71. McGinniss also tracked his own personal journey from sympathiser to scourge of ...
Beyond Outrage is the latest film from Takeshi Kitano , who has made some great films in the past, like The Blind Swordsman: Zatoichi . It is also a sequel to Outrage , which earned overwhelmingly positive reviews . Can this film live up ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Numbers
Law enforcement, government agencies and others are itching to use drones for everything from finding lost hikers to tracking shifting wildfires. But privacy watchdogs are urging state legislatures to step in and head off any potential privacy violations. FULL ARTICLE AT WRAL
Tokyo stocks gained 0.69% Tuesday after the Bank of Japan held off launching fresh monetary easing measures. The Nikkei-225 index rose 103.97 points to 15,224.11, while the Topix index of all first-section shares added 0.46 ... FULL ARTICLE AT Japan Today
The seemingly lowly sponge, just by its very existence, might have paved the way for the evolution of complex life forms, including our own species, according to a new paper. Sponges appear to have added oxygen to the deep ocean ... FULL ARTICLE AT Newsvine
The Artscape play, Rainbow Scars , has won six nominations in the Naledi Theatre Awards . Written by Artscape?s associated playwright, Mike van Graan, and directed by acclaimed director Lara Bye, Rainbow Scars premiered in 2013 at the Artscape Arena. It ... FULL ARTICLE AT MediaUpdate
Aircel, one of India's leading telecom players, today reinforced its commitment towards offering ‘Extra’ through its products and services by launching yet another first of its kind innovative and be read more FULL ARTICLE AT Web News Wire
As expected, the Bank of Japan has left its key interest rate at 0.1% and maintained its program of expanding the monetary base by ¥60-70T a year. The BOJ upgraded its assessment of industrial output and investment but cut ... FULL ARTICLE AT Seeking Alpha
"Doctor shopping," the growing practice of obtaining narcotic prescriptions from multiple providers, has led to measurable increases in drug use among postoperative orthopaedic trauma patients, according to a new study presented today at the 2014 Annual Meeting of the American ... FULL ARTICLE AT News-Medical.net
San Francisco (21-11) fought back several times, including a late run in overtime. Matt Glover hit a 3-pointer with 28 seconds left and the Dons had a shot to tie after Winder made 1 of 2 free throws, but Avry ... FULL ARTICLE AT CBS 5
The Calgary Mustard Seed's new housing apartment is now open for applications. The building, at the corner of Centre Street South and 10 Avenue will house 224 people when it's fully occupied. FULL ARTICLE AT Topix