A sperm donor who lent his services to a lesbian couple has had a child conceived by one of them. Although he waived his rights as a legitimate parent of the child, according to a Kansas judge, he is to shell out child support. A loophole in Kansas law makes him the father of the child.
Jan 24 2014, 1:44am CST
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As stars fill the night sky in Veracruz, Mexico, 23-year-old Uziel Alejandro López kicks back at home to play on his...
Jan 23 2014, 6:51am CST
Source: New Hampshire Public Radio
Backyard pyrotechnics are a favorite—and legal—way for Granite Staters to celebrate the 4th of July. And the fireworks lobby—yes, there really is a lobby for everything—has been fighting to not only keep them legal, but to deregulate them.Two years ago this week in Pelham, a homeowner piled up nearly 350 mortar shells on his deck. And when sparks from a stray spinner landed on them, they exploded and more than a dozen people were injured. In 2011, the l ...
Full article at: New Hampshire Public Radio
Jul 2 2014, 12:33pm CDT
At the Las Vegas Consumer Electronics Show this month, BMW and ChargePoint –who has developed the nation’s largest...
Jan 22 2014, 8:02am CST
Business Secretary Vince Cable admitted yesterday that his entire political career has been based on a vague impatience and dissatisfaction with his life when he hit forty.
‘There I was, chief economist at Shell, good salary,’ said Cable, ‘but the second I hit the big 4-0 I knew it wasn’t enough. I needed some excitement in my life. Only becoming a Liberal Democrat MP could slake that thirst.’
Political observers in ...
Full article at: NewsBiscuit
Jul 2 2014, 6:00am CDT
Source: Russia Today
Turmoil in Iraq is bad for oil giants Exxon and BP, who have significant projects in Iraq’s south where Sunni jihadists are gaining ground and are nearing Baghdad. With the country on the brink of all-out civil war, BP and Shell pulled their employees out earlier this month. The chaos should benefit the Kurdish oil industry and its regional partners. North of Kirkuk, Iraqi Kurdistan provides an oasis of tranquillity, and small compa ...
Full article at: Russia Today
Jul 1 2014, 10:37am CDT
Beats Music is being launched today to much fanfare and rightfully so. Using “music curation” as its main calling card...
Jan 22 2014, 4:21am CST
NIEUWKERKE, Belgium (AP) — A century after the start of World War I, Belgium and France are still scarred by over 1,000 graveyards, countless bomb craters, rusting gas shells, bunkers and trenches that tore apart the Western Front for four years.
The 1914-18 conflict was so unprecedented in its scope and savagery that it became known simply ...
Full article at: Mail.com
Jun 15 2014, 11:12am CDT
SuperData Research has just come out with their annual list that shows what they estimate to be the top earning free-to...
Jan 20 2014, 9:12am CST