- Israel Expands Gaza Ground Operations
July 19 2014 11:20 PM
There's no sign of a diplomatic breakthrough to end the worst fighting in two years between Israel and Hamas.
- Boko Haram Gunmen Slay At Least 18 In Latest Attack
July 19 2014 4:46 AM
Suspected Boko Haram members also set homes ablaze in the northeastern Nigerian town of Damboa.
- JK Rowling's Cormoran Strike Novels: More Books, Less Magic
July 18 2014 5:33 PM
Only two books into the series, J.K. Rowling has already planned for Cormoran Strike to get more books than Harry Potter.
- Facebook Takes Another Page From Twitter's Playbook
July 18 2014 3:19 PM
Plebes need not apply for Facebook's new iPhone app.
- How The BRICS Development Bank Serves China's Interest
July 18 2014 12:27 PM
China's economy dwarfs the other members of the BRICS. Why does Beijing even need to share power in a new development bank?
- An Army Of iPhone 6 Clones Is Shipping Soon
July 18 2014 10:49 AM
Two manufacturers are preparing to release iPhone 6 copies that mimic the look of Apple's latest.
- Nelson Mandela’s Memorabilia Auctioned For Charity
July 18 2014 8:49 AM
An unusual collection of Nelson Mandela memorabilia went up for auction in South Africa on Thursday.
- Amazon's 'Netflix For Books’ Will Compete With Scribd, Oyster
July 17 2014 1:57 PM
Amazon is planning a "Netflix for books" service. Will it be free for Prime members?
- Samsung Losing Ground To Apple In Smartphone Wars
July 16 2014 4:46 PM
Samsung's global smartphone sales are down as it readies another high-end release for 2014.
- Who Is In Control Of What In Libya?
July 16 2014 4:35 PM
Most of the chaos that consumes the country is a direct result of the fracturing of militias.
- Google Hacker Team Recruits Famed iPhone, PlayStation Jailbreaker
July 16 2014 2:18 PM
Google's Project Zero will target the Web's unknown security holes.
- BRICS Development Bank To Be Based in Shanghai
July 15 2014 4:58 PM
The institution is designed to compete with the World Bank and International Monetary Fund.
- Pistorius Involved In Altercation At South African Nightclub
July 15 2014 12:18 PM
Oscar Pistorius, currently on trial for the murder of Reeva Steenkamp, was involved in an argument at a South African nightclub last weekend.
- Libya Mulls International Security Force After Airport Attack
July 15 2014 11:42 AM
About 90 percent of planes and vehicles were destroyed in the attack.
- Benghazi Embassy Attack Suspect Found Dead In Custody
July 15 2014 2:33 AM
Shibli was said to have contact with al Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula, or AQAP, and was questioned by the FBI last March.
- Oscar Pistorius Breaks Silence, Quotes Holocaust Survivor
July 14 2014 10:14 PM
Oscar Pistorius took to Twitter and apparently shared suicidal thoughts a year after killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
- French Ban Free Shipping, Amazon Charges 1 Cent
July 14 2014 6:44 PM
Amazon may not be able to offer free shipping in France, so it's doing the next best thing.
- 'Don't Call Me A Political Novelist': Nadine Gordimer
July 14 2014 6:31 PM
Few knew Nadine Gordimer's work better than Robert Boyers, the editor of a small literary magazine to which she would submit work ahead of the New Yorker and Harpers.
- Architects Look To Slums As Models For Sustainable Living
July 14 2014 2:30 PM
The word "sustainable" isn't often associated with slums. But planners say densely populated poor neighborhoods could be used as models for green living.
- Nadine Gordimer, Nobel Laureate And Activist, Dies At Age 90
July 14 2014 11:37 AM
South African writer and anti-apartheid activist Nadine Gordimer died on Monday.