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Ebola in Boston: Boston Health Officials are Not Worried About Ebola

Ebola in Boston: Boston Health Officials are Not Worried About Ebola

Dr. Anita Barry during a news conference on 13 October 2014, said that the state is worried about Flu and it isn’t worried abou...

Oct 14 2014, 7:01am CDT

Dutch Police Arrest Drivers Using Uber App in Amsterdam

Dutch Police Arrest Drivers Using Uber App in Amsterdam

Dutch police arrested four drivers in Amsterdam early Sunday after they were found to be improperly using the Uber app...

Oct 13 2014, 1:52pm CDT

The Snappening is happening with Photos and Videos

The Snappening is happening with Photos and Videos

A case of “The Snappening” is happening with thousands of photos and videos being pilfered from Snapchat....

Oct 13 2014, 7:13am CDT

Hackers Access At Least 100,000 Snapchat Photos

The Snappening: Hackers Access At Least 100,000 Snapchat Photos

Hackers Prepare To Leak Them, Including Underage Nude Pictures...

Oct 13 2014, 6:21am CDT

Tokyo court orders Google to delete search results that implied criminality

Tokyo court orders Google to delete search results that implied criminality

The man sought an injunction with the court in June 2014 to delete 237 Google search results on his name...

Oct 11 2014, 1:08pm CDT

Polish town to build statue honouring Wikipedia

Polish town to build statue honouring Wikipedia

The statue, made of a laminated material designed to look like brass, will depict four figures holding up the Wikipedia symbol...

Oct 11 2014, 12:27pm CDT

Flight attendants challenge FAA on electronic devices

Flight attendants challenge FAA on electronic devices

Flight attendants ask court to overturn a ruling the Federal Aviation Administration made last year easing the use of computer...

Oct 11 2014, 12:16pm CDT

Pastor with AIDS confesses having Sex with Church Members

Pastor with AIDS Confesses to Eengaging in Sex with Church Members

Former Pastor of Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church confesses regarding his crimes....

Oct 11 2014, 7:14am CDT

Apple tops Best Global Brands report again as tech continues to dominate

Apple tops Best Global Brands report again as tech continues to dominate

13 of the top 100 brands are from tech sector...

Oct 9 2014, 1:22pm CDT

Samsung Gives Galaxy Note 4 Official Drop Test

Samsung Gives Galaxy Note 4 Official Drop Test

Samsung goes on to machine-drop the device from a series of heights, a procedure apparently repeated “hundreds” of times....

Oct 9 2014, 1:13pm CDT

Windows Phone and iOS show slight gains in U.S. market share

Windows Phone and iOS show slight gains in U.S. market share

Android remained on top with 52% of the stateside smartphone market....

Oct 8 2014, 2:15pm CDT

 Microsoft says Samsung owes $6.9 million in unpaid interest

Microsoft says Samsung owes $6.9 million in unpaid interest

Samsung must pay interest on more than $1 billion in royalty payments which it delayed in protest at Microsoft's planned purcha...

Oct 4 2014, 1:52pm CDT

Fish with Human Teeth discovered by Russian Fisherman

Fish with Human Teeth discovered by Russian Fisherman

Some things are truly unbelievable. A fish with human teeth in its mouth was discovered by a Russian fisherman....

Oct 4 2014, 4:17am CDT

Tropical Storm Simon picks up Speed near Mexico’s Coastal Areas

Tropical Storm Simon picks up Speed near Mexico

The Tropical Storm that bore the epithet Simon picked up speed near Mexico’s Pacific coastal areas....

Oct 3 2014, 4:57am CDT

Resident Evil comparisons with Hong Kong protest

Resident Evil comparisons with Hong Kong protest

To help brand the movement, Hong Kong artists have been creating Umbrella Revolution logos....

Oct 2 2014, 11:11am CDT

Batman vs Superman; Ben Affleck reveals its secret origin

Batman vs Superman; Ben Affleck reveals its secret origin

It all began when San Diego Comic-Con Eve, Zack Snyder started the public “battle” with this first image...

Oct 2 2014, 10:31am CDT

Great White Shark Attacks a Man in Australia

Great White Shark Attacks a Man in Australia

In Wylie Bay, Western Australia a 23 year old surfer named Sean Pollard lost both of his arms to a Great White shark....

Oct 2 2014, 8:38am CDT

John Wayne Gacy Room present in Haunted House

John Wayne Gacy Room present in Haunted House

A John Wayne Gacy room is present in the haunted house owned by Rob Zombie....

Oct 1 2014, 3:17am CDT

Police Officer Believes Ghost Is Haunting Station

Police Officer Believes Ghost Is Haunting Station

On Saturday night, Officer Karl Romero was keeping an eye on surveillance cameras around the station when he spotted something...

Sep 30 2014, 11:20am CDT

Rainbow Loom Kit is a Brilliant Invention

Rainbow Loom Kit is a Brilliant Invention

Cheong Choon Ng is the original mind behind a brilliant invention. And that is the rainbow loom kit....

Sep 30 2014, 4:01am CDT

Six Flags Fight thought to be Tweet-Based Phenomenon

Six Flags Fight thought to be organized via Twitter

A fight at Six Flags America was thought to have been a tweet-based phenomenon....

Sep 30 2014, 2:55am CDT

White House Shooting of 2011 provoked Angry Response from Obama

White House Shooting of 2011 provoked Angry Response from Obama

A White House shooting, which took place in 2011, provoked an angry response from President Obama and his family....

Sep 29 2014, 3:52am CDT

Mount Ontake erupts, covers central Japanese region

Mount Ontake erupts, covers central Japanese region

On Saturday afternoon, Japan's volcanic Mount Ontake erupted unexpectedly. Sunday turned into the day of recovery and assessmen...

Sep 28 2014, 6:57pm CDT

Google to require more of its apps on Android devices

Google to require more of its apps on Android devices

According to a report by The Information, you may be seeing a few more Google apps preloaded on future Android devices....

Sep 27 2014, 1:05pm CDT

Twin Peaks Restaurant has all the Sexy Waitresses

Twin Peaks Restaurant has all the Sexy Waitresses

Twin Peaks restaurant is famous for its sexy waitresses and it is even called Twin Peaks Breastaurant....

Sep 27 2014, 6:50am CDT

Caius Veiovis convicted on Charges of Triple Murder

Caius Veiovis convicted on Charges of Triple Murder

Caius Veiovis has been found guilty and thus convicted on the charges of triple murder....

Sep 27 2014, 5:59am CDT

Boeing 787 Dreamliner Makes An Emergency Stop In Scotland

Boeing 787 Dreamliner Makes An Emergency Stop In Scotland

The Boeing Dreamliner that took off from the United States, had to make an emergency stop in Scotland....

Sep 27 2014, 5:13am CDT

BlackBerry cuts loss and sees rising sales

BlackBerry cuts loss and sees rising sales

The company is now focusing more on software and services than on hardware as it works through a long turnaround....

Sep 27 2014, 3:28am CDT

Slender Man Attack Victim survived

Slender Man Attack Victim survived

The girl who was the victim of the Slender Man attack somehow survived the horrendous stabbing and lived to tell the tale....

Sep 27 2014, 3:07am CDT

BlackBerry cuts loss and sees rising sales

BlackBerry cuts loss and sees rising sales

The company is now focusing more on software and services than on hardware as it works through a drawn-out turnaround....

Sep 26 2014, 12:36pm CDT

Twin Peaks Breastaurant gives Hooters the Curve

Twin Peaks Breastaurant gives Hooters the Curve

The all-new Twin Peaks Breastaurant even gives a sexy eatery establishment as Hooters the curve....

Sep 26 2014, 9:02am CDT

Alice Gross Suspect not arrested due to Lack of Evidence

Alice Gross Suspect not arrested due to Lack of Evidence

Zalkalns is the prime suspect who is said to have murdered the teenager Alice Gross was not arrested due to lack of substantial...

Sep 25 2014, 8:46am CDT

Halloween decorations to bring a treat of $7 billion for retailers this year

Halloween decorations to bring a treat of $7 billion for retailers this year

Halloween is second only to Christmas in spending...

Sep 23 2014, 6:45am CDT

Talk like a Pirate Day has finally arrived with its Exaggeration of Accents

Talk like a Pirate Day has finally arrived with its Exaggeration of Accents

Finally, Talk like a Pirate Day, has arrived with its exaggeration of accents by kids (and grownups) trying to impersonate Capt...

Sep 19 2014, 10:49am CDT

Free coffee offered by McDonald's

Free coffee offered by McDonald's

Partipating McDonald's restaurants in the U.S. are giving away free coffee every morning for two weeks....

Sep 19 2014, 5:31am CDT

Passenger Shaming: The New Trend of dealing with Rudeness in the Air

Passenger Shaming: The New Trend of dealing with Rudeness in the Air

Passenger Shaming has taken off since the previous year or two. It is indeed the new online trend of dealing with rudeness and...

Sep 19 2014, 4:55am CDT

Ghost Ship salvaged from the vicinity of Golden Gate Bridge

Ghost Ship salvaged from the vicinity of Golden Gate Bridge

There have been many ghost ships salvaged from the vicinity of Golden Gate Bridge....

Sep 18 2014, 5:48am CDT

McDonald’s Free Coffee is a Ploy at Image-Making

McDonald’s Free Coffee is a Ploy at Image-Making

McDonald’s free coffee is actually a ploy by the fast food giant at image-making for its McCafe brand....

Sep 17 2014, 7:40am CDT

Samsung takes another subtle dig at Apple in a new ad

Samsung takes another subtle dig at Apple in a new ad

Korean giant subtly takes credit for inspiring it rival to enter the phablet market....

Sep 15 2014, 2:02pm CDT

Lip Balm School Ban contested by Young Girl

Lip Balm School Ban contested by Young Girl

A school ban on applying lip balm was contested by a young girl named Grace Karaffa recently....

Sep 13 2014, 4:50am CDT

eBay Launching First Mobile Ad Business in Q4

eBay Launching First Mobile Ad Business in Q4

The initiative will let marketers place advertisements on the home screen of eBay’s main tablet and mobile phone app...

Sep 13 2014, 3:23am CDT

NY Fashion Week 2014 features Spring Ensembles

NY Fashion Week 2014 features Spring Ensembles

The NY Fashion Week 2014 was a new-fangled affair. In particular, it featured spring seasonal ensembles that lit a spark in the...

Sep 12 2014, 11:01am CDT

Twitter to Borrow as Much as $1.5 Billion

Twitter to Borrow as Much as $1.5 Billion

Other tech companies, including Google and Netflix, have also borrowed money this year...

Sep 11 2014, 1:10pm CDT

Lake Tahoe Earthquake Magnitude was 3.5

Lake Tahoe Earthquake Magnitude was 3.5

An earthquake of magnitude 3.5 hit west of Tahoe Vista yesterday. No injuries were reported....

Sep 11 2014, 8:52am CDT

Solar Flare to lash out due to Sun Storm

Solar Flare to lash out due to Sun Storm

A sun storm caused an unusual solar flare to lash out in the direction of the earth. Although it’s nothing to be alarmed about,...

Sep 11 2014, 4:14am CDT

Stonehenge: There’s More Than Meets the Eye

Stonehenge: There’s More Than Meets the Eye

A subterranean map has exploded the myth of Stonehenge. It appears to be the case that there’s more than meets the eye....

Sep 10 2014, 9:09am CDT

Miss America 2015 Contest is a Whole New Ball Game

Miss America 2015 Contest is a Whole New Ball Game

Miss America 2014, Nina Davuluri, will crown Miss America 2015 on the upcoming Sunday. The Miss America 2015 competition is sla...

Sep 9 2014, 9:03am CDT

West Nile this Year claims First Human Victim

West Nile this Year claims First Human Victim

A breakout of the virus that has been labeled West Nile this year claimed its first human victim....

Sep 9 2014, 6:30am CDT

Tropical Storm Norbert goes Out of Control

Tropical Storm Norbert goes Out of Control

that it has overcome the biggest odds against it in a matter of months and ended up tougher than before....

Sep 4 2014, 11:38am CDT

Miss America 2014 Parade to Feature First Ever 3D Printed Shoes

Miss America 2014 Parade to Feature First Ever 3D Printed Shoes

Thanks to Maggie Bridges and Georgia Tech, we will see the first 3D printed shoes on the stage of the shoe parade...

Aug 30 2014, 1:12pm CDT

Hello Kitty is Not a Cat!

Hello Kitty is Not a Cat!

Amongst some of the latest news to hit the scene is a factoid: Hello Kitty is not a cat! This might be a little hard to believe...

Aug 29 2014, 6:32am CDT

Wearable band shipments rocket by 684%

Wearable band shipments rocket by 684%

Fitbit leads in basic wearable bands, while Samsung leads the smart band market...

Aug 25 2014, 6:36am CDT

Twitter to remove images of deceased upon request

Twitter to remove images of deceased upon request

Twitter will remove imagery of deceased individuals in certain circumstances...

Aug 20 2014, 2:22pm CDT

UK spies have scanned the internet connections of entire countries

UK spies have scanned the internet connections of entire countries

UK's GCHQ intelligence agency is mapping the internet connections of whole nations...

Aug 17 2014, 3:24am CDT

Missing Amish Girls: Abduction of 2 NY Girls Prompts Amber Alert, Sketch Of One Released

An Amber Alert for two Amish girls kidnapped from upstate New York on Wednesday has stumped investigators. Thursday, police rel...

Aug 14 2014, 5:08pm CDT

Chris Christie gets in on 'Ice Bucket Challenge,' dares Cory Booker

Christie joined the mix after being challenged by Philadelphia 76ers and New Jersey Devils CEO Scott O’Neil....

Aug 14 2014, 10:40am CDT

Elizabeth Smart wants to end Human Trafficking

Elizabeth Smart wants to end Human Trafficking

Elizabeth Smart wants to put an end to the nefarious plans of human traffickers who use other people for their wicked purposes....

Aug 14 2014, 9:43am CDT

Meteor Shower Tonight is going to be at its Apogee

Meteor Shower Tonight is going to be at its Apogee

The Perseid meteor shower is going to be at its apogee tonight. It is a sight to behold for stargazers....

Aug 13 2014, 4:51am CDT

FCC Chairman brushes off Verizon's excuse for throttling unlimited LTE plans

FCC Chairman brushes off Verizon's excuse for throttling unlimited LTE plans

Verizon defends itself saying the practice is necessary to maintain quality of network...

Aug 9 2014, 12:53pm CDT

Hurricane Bertha 2014 headed towards the UK

Hurricane Bertha 2014 headed towards the UK

Hurricane Bertha may yet give some trouble to Britons as it is headed towards the UK in 2014....

Aug 8 2014, 6:28am CDT