IMF Cuts Global Growth Forecast
January 19 2015 11:16 PM
Only days earlier, the World Bank reduced its forecast to 3 percent, down from the 3.4 percent it had estimated six months ago.
JC Penney To Bring Back Catalog In March
January 19 2015 10:40 PM
Department store JC Penney will bring back its popular catalogs after taking a break for five years.
Bomb Threat Grounds Plane Bound For Tel Aviv
January 19 2015 10:00 PM
Authorities cleared the plane after searching for explosives.
ScienceLogic COO Missing After Mansion Burns Down
January 19 2015 9:33 PM
Donald Pyle was believed to be asleep in the home along with his wife and four grandchildren.
Dawn Closes In On Dwarf Planet Ceres
January 19 2015 9:12 PM
NASA's probe Dawn has dwarf planet Ceres in it sight.
Gamer Dies In Internet Cafe
January 19 2015 8:45 PM
Yet another life has been lost after an epic gaming binge in Taiwan.
Google About To Back Elon Musk’s Internet Satellites
January 19 2015 7:50 PM
Musk says the satellites' operation will fund a future SpaceX colony on Mars.
Russian Weapons Enter Ukraine
January 19 2015 7:34 PM
Ukraine's prime minister said Russian military forces and equipment had entered Ukraine.
Scientists Observe 'Fast Radio Burst' In Real Time
January 19 2015 6:13 PM
For the first time, an example of "one of the great mysteries of the Universe" has been observed in real time down in eastern Australia.
MTV Airing 12 Hours Of Programming In Black And White
January 19 2015 5:16 PM
Not one to shy away from controversy, MTV is airing 12 hours of programming in black and white to celebrate the holiday.
Pope Says Catholics Need Not Breed 'Like Rabbits'
January 19 2015 5:04 PM
Pope Francis didn't mince words when he discussed the issue of birth control.
Canadian Special Forces Clash With ISIS Fighters
January 19 2015 5:00 PM
The standoff is the first confirmed ground battle between the extremist group and Western troops.
Prosecutor Who Accused Argentine President Of Terror Coverup Found Dead
January 19 2015 12:29 PM
Authorities say Alfredo Nisman committed suicide, but he predicted he could be murdered for his charges against Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner.
Israel Lobbying Member States To Cut ICC Funding
January 18 2015 4:04 AM
Israel's move comes in response to the court's decision to launch an inquiry into possible war crimes in the Palestinian territories.
Suspect In Shootings Of 2 Canadian Police Officers Found Dead
January 18 2015 2:42 AM
Canadian police said the suspect's body was found in an unoccupied home, and that they did not speak to him or fire their weapons.
Does Crude-Oil Price Slide Have Venezuela Back On The Brink?
January 17 2015 8:19 AM
Rampant shortages are threatening to bring back the mass demonstrations that roiled Venezuela last year.
Google Wants Softcard In Its Mobile Wallet, Report Says
January 17 2015 12:30 AM
The tech titan is largely interested in Softcard's patents for mobile payments, a report says.
US Unveils New Plan To Fight Caribbean Drug Trafficking
January 16 2015 9:01 PM
Puerto Rico is one of the Caribbean territories that has seen an increased flow of cocaine through its borders.
Brazil's Energy Minister Backs Petrobras CEO Amid Calls For Resignation
January 16 2015 11:46 AM
The chief executive of Petrobras will keep her job despite calls for her resignation in the wake of sprawling corruption allegations against the company.
BMW's i8 Hybrid Supercar Is The Future, Today
January 16 2015 11:23 AM
This car corners faster than you have any right to expect. It also draws a crowd wherever it goes.