Hajj Is Punctuated By Technology And A Changing Mecca
October 01 2014 3:36 PM
A recent lift of a ban on cellphones around holy sites in Mecca has led to some of those pilgrims to take “hajj selfies.”
Where To Download An Early Version Of Windows 10
October 01 2014 11:02 AM
Microsoft's latest operating system will be available for testing at 12 p.m. EDT.
Biotech Stocks Up On Ebola News
October 01 2014 9:45 AM
Stocks of theses pharmaceutical companies continue to soar on news of the first Ebola case in the United States.
What US Can Learn From Nigeria, Senegal After First Ebola Case
October 01 2014 9:08 AM
Efforts by Nigeria and Senegal apparently have contained the Ebola outbreaks in those countries.
Pharmaceutical Companies See Stocks Jump After News Of First Ebola Case In US
September 30 2014 6:28 PM
Some stocks jumped more than 20 percent in just one hour.
First US Ebola Patient Possibly Exposed 'Handful' Of Others
September 30 2014 6:26 PM
People who interacted with the confirmed Ebola patient in Dallas during a crucial four-day period will be monitored for symptoms.
Windows 10 For Xbox One Could Be A Game-Changer
September 30 2014 6:14 PM
The next Windows on Microsoft's console could be a game-changer.
Dallas Hospital Confirms First US Case Of Ebola Virus
September 30 2014 5:39 PM
An unnamed Dallas patient has contracted the Ebola virus, becoming the first case in the United States.
Algeria Identifies Frenchman's Beheading Suspects
September 30 2014 2:12 PM
The Algerian government has the identities of Hervé Gourdel's killers two weeks after he was beheaded by an Islamist group.
'The Worst Merger In History'
September 30 2014 2:05 PM
Starboard sees AOL's strengths as complementary to Yahoo's weaknesses, a source says.
Mobile Ebola Labs From US Have Arrived In Liberia
September 30 2014 8:54 AM
Two portable Ebola testing labs have arrived in Liberia from the U.S., and troops have broken ground on a $22 million field hospital.
USAID Wastes Billions Shipping Food, Report Finds
September 29 2014 3:34 PM
American food aid is one of the most expensive and inefficient programs in the world, spending more on transportation than the food itself.
German Ebola Aid Plane Grounded For Repairs
September 29 2014 2:06 PM
Germany’s military has a few problems.
Facebook Vows Not To Share Personal Information With Advertisers
September 29 2014 12:49 PM
Sandberg deflected criticism of Facebook's "real name" policy, saying concerned users could create an anonymous "page" instead of a profile.
Medics Amputate Trapped Climber's Foot To Free Him
September 28 2014 6:44 AM
The climber was in the dangerous Magaliesburg mountain range near Johannesburg when he got stuck, forcing medics to take drastic action.
Self-Quarantine Imposed On Liberian Health Official
September 27 2014 12:19 PM
More than 3,000 people have died from Ebola since the most recent -- and deadliest -- outbreak began.
The Ebola Miracle: How Senegal Has Dodged the Outbreak
September 27 2014 1:55 AM
Senegal shares a border with Guinea, which has been hit hard by the Ebola outbreak, but it has managed to keep the virus at bay.
Banks Warned: Guard Against 'Shellshock' Or Risk Huge Losses
September 27 2014 12:08 AM
Banks need to update their software immediately to protect against Shellshock, experts say.
Marvel Entertainment Settles With Jack Kirby Estate
September 26 2014 8:30 PM
If it reached the Supreme Court, the case could have cost Disney "billions."
French Muslim Cleric Leads Protest After Beheading
September 26 2014 5:11 PM
Dalil Boubakeur told crowds that the ISIS-aligned killers weren't true Muslims.