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India Space Agency Successfully Test Fires Scramjet Engine

India Space Agency Successfully Test Fires Scramjet Engine

A scramjet is a variant of a ramjet airbreathing jet engine in which combustion takes place in supersonic airflow. Scramjet: su...

Aug 28 2016, 2:11am CDT

Mafia Using Cats to Start Forest Fires

Mafia Using Cats to Start Forest Fires

Some of the cats in Sicily have a pretty terrible job - they have had gasoline soaked rags tied to them before being set on fir...

Jun 20 2016, 6:22pm CDT

North Korea Fires Mid-Range Missile, Kim Jong Un Angry Again

North Korea Fires Mid-Range Missile, Kim Jong Un Angry Again

Breaking News: North Korea just fired another missile, early Thursday morning....

Apr 28 2016, 3:16am CDT

Swedish Institute Fires Superstar Doctor Paolo Macchiarini over Fraudulent Research

Swedish Institute Fires Superstar Doctor Paolo Macchiarini over Fraudulent Research

A master surgeon by the name of Paolo Macchiarini was sacked with immediate effect from a Swedish institute due to fraudulent m...

Mar 24 2016, 12:10pm CDT

Cruz Fires Campaign Spokesman

Cruz Fires Campaign Spokesman

Senator Ted Cruz, the Evangelical choice for the Republican nomination, has parted ways with his longtime campaign spokesman Ri...

Feb 22 2016, 6:39pm CST

Paula Deen Fires SM Manager for I Love Lucy Pic with Bobby Deen

Paula Deen Fires SM Manager for I Love Lucy Pic with Bobby Deen

Paula Deen Twitter account was adorned by a picture of her and her son posing as Lucille Ball and Ricky Ricardo causing racism...

Jul 8 2015, 9:15am CDT

Barclays Fires CEO Antony Jenkins

Barclays Fires CEO Antony Jenkins

The head of Barclays has sacked Antony Jenkins. And the reasons are obvious....

Jul 8 2015, 8:59am CDT

Al Jazeera America Fires CEO Ehab Al Shihabi

Al Jazeera America Fires CEO Ehab Al Shihabi

Al Jazeera had three employees leave and facing a wrongful termination lawsuit under the regime of chief executive Al Shihabi w...

May 7 2015, 8:35am CDT

Hadron Collider Fires Up

Hadron Collider Fires Up

The machine, which is the largest particle accelerator in the world, is ready to start after a two year break....

Apr 7 2015, 6:55am CDT

BBC fires Top Gear Host Jeremy Clarkson

BBC fires Top Gear Host Jeremy Clarkson

BBC just announced that they will not renew Jeremy Clarkson's contract....

Mar 25 2015, 9:23am CDT

NBC Fires Today Show Head Jamie Horowitz Just After 10 Weeks

NBC Fires Today Show Head Jamie Horowitz Just After 10 Weeks

Jamie was brought in to save NBC's morning show just 10 weeks ago but he was fired from the show yesterday....

Nov 18 2014, 5:51am CST

Tyson Chandler Fires Back at Phil Jackson and New York Knicks

Tyson Chandler Fires Back at Phil Jackson and New York Knicks

Dallas Mavericks center Tyson Chandler fired back at New York Knicks president Phil Jackson on Sept. 19 months after he was tra...

Sep 21 2014, 8:05pm CDT

Mariah Carey fires her Manager Jermaine Dupri

Mariah Carey fires her Manager Jermaine Dupri

Mariah Carey has reportedly fired her manager Jermaine Dupri. She is said to be working closely with Kevin Liles....

Aug 6 2014, 7:38am CDT

American Apparel Fires Charney And Hires Luttrell

American Apparel Fires Charney And Hires Luttrell

American Apparel lost the country's trust after Dov Charney's erratic behavior, so the board hopes hiring John Luttre...

Jun 19 2014, 10:34pm CDT

Li fires 78 at US Open at age 11

Li fires 78 at US Open at age 11

Afterwards, Just like any 11-year-old, she went straight for an ice cream....

Jun 19 2014, 8:58pm CDT

Wayne Rooney Fires Back at Critics

Wayne Rooney Fires Back at Critics

England forward Wayne Rooney fired back at his critics on Wednesday on his Facebook page, saying he has been putting in extra t...

Jun 19 2014, 3:48am CDT

Pope Francis Fires Old Guard

Pope Francis Fires Old Guard

Pope Francis continues to be a very different Pope. His latest action tries to reform the financial dealings of the Vatican....

Jun 6 2014, 4:03am CDT

NYC Hotel Fires Employee Who Sold Jay Z Altercation Footage

NYC Hotel Fires Employee Who Sold Jay Z Altercation Footage

After An Investigation The Employee Was Discovered and Terminated...

May 15 2014, 3:47pm CDT

Kate Upton Fires up a Touchdown Dance in Super Bowl 2014 Stadium

Kate Upton Fires up a Touchdown Dance in Super Bowl 2014 Stadium

Kate Upton was big in Super Bowl 2013 ads, but she is a no show in this year's Super Bowl ad line-up. With the help of Vog...

Jan 28 2014, 9:29am CST

Tesla Fires in Model S Damage Company Image

Tesla Fires in Model S Damage Company Image

A series of blazing events which included Tesla’s Model S vehicles catching fire may damage the image of the company. Tesla Mod...

Nov 8 2013, 4:27am CST

Amazon Fires Destroying Rainforest

Amazon Fires Destroying Rainforest

While it was common knowledge until now that deforestation was the culprit behind rainforest devastation, a new nemesis has arr...

Jun 9 2013, 5:00am CDT

Apple fires Scott Forstall in biggest Management Shuffle since Years

Apple fires Scott Forstall in biggest Management Shuffle since Years

Apple announced a new management structure. Biggest change is that Scott Forstall is out....

Oct 30 2012, 3:26am CDT

32-megajoule Prototype Railgun Fires for the Sixth Time in a Week

32-megajoule Prototype Railgun Fires for the Sixth Time in a Week

Railguns are in testing with the Navy...

Feb 29 2012, 12:50pm CST

Crash Tests on Volt Sees Two More Fires Result

Crash Tests on Volt Sees Two More Fires Result

Something amiss with Volt battery packs after crashes...

Nov 28 2011, 5:01pm CST

Signs Points To Larger Kindle Fires In 2012

8.9-inch and 10.1-inch models reportedly in the works...

Nov 21 2011, 4:31pm CST

Amazon Plans To Ship 5 Million Kindle Fires In 2011

New targets are nearly 150% above initial projections....

Nov 10 2011, 3:50pm CST

Duke Nukem Publisher Fires PR Agency

Duke Nukem Publisher Fires PR Agency

Group under fire for threatening game reviewers...

Jun 16 2011, 1:46pm CDT

Hard Times in Finland: Nokia Fires Top Execs, Panics Like Crazy

Hard Times in Finland: Nokia Fires Top Execs, Panics Like Crazy

Is Windows Phone 7 enough?...

Feb 6 2011, 12:17pm CST

Apple Fires Back At Nokia (Firing Back At Apple)

Apple Fires Back At Nokia (Firing Back At Apple)

When giant megacorporations bicker like little kids, we all win. In their latest iPhone 4 press conference, Apple mentioned (an...

Jul 21 2010, 2:04pm CDT

Sprint Nextel fires 8,000 by March

The lay-offs in the technology world continue this week with Sprint Nextel firing 8,000 employees by March reports the WSJ. The...

Jan 26 2009, 8:48am CST

AOL Fires CTO over Search Log Scandal

The WSJ just reports that apparently AOL is firing their CTO and two other employees over the Search Log the company released o...

Aug 21 2006, 1:35pm CDT