Need To Know
- NSA Whistleblower Reveals Identity
June 09 2013 3:04 PM
The Guardian identified the leaker behind its exposure of vast U.S. surveillance Sunday, at his request.
- Santa Monica College Shooter Identified; 5th Victim Dies
June 09 2013 2:42 PM
A man who killed four people in a Santa Monica shooting spree has been identified as John Zawahri.
- Canada, Mexico Threaten Measures Against US Meat Labeling Rules
June 08 2013 6:45 AM
Canada and Mexico warn of retaliatory tariffs on U.S. products including meat, dairy, chocolate, machinery and furniture over U.S. meat labeling rules.
- Four-Year-Old Boy Accidentally Kills Dad In Arizona
June 08 2013 6:10 AM
A four-year-old in Arizona accidentally killed his father when he fired a gun that he found in a home, he was visiting.
- Ariel Castro Faces 329 Charges For Cleveland Kidnappings
June 08 2013 5:47 AM
Ariel Castro, the Cleveland man accused of holding three women captive in his home, was indicted.
- US Drone Attack Kills Seven People In Pakistan
June 08 2013 5:18 AM
Seven people were killed and three others were injured in a U.S. drone strike in Pakistan’s northwest region, late on Friday, security officials said.
- Apple Needs To Deliver At WWDC As Threat From Android Mounts
June 08 2013 4:56 AM
As threat from Android rises, Apple needs to prove at WWDC that it is still a dominant player in the increasingly competitive marketplace.
- Nelson Mandela Hospitalized Again For Lung Infection
June 08 2013 4:17 AM
The anti-apartheid leader has been hospitalized again following a lung infection, South African President Jacob Zuma’s office said on Saturday.
- Two-Year-Old Beats Shaquille O’Neal In Free Throw Contest
June 08 2013 3:29 AM
Shaquille O’Neal was beaten by two-year-old Titus Ashby in a free throw contest on talk show ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live.’
- George W. Obama Photo Lashes Out At Barack Obama
June 08 2013 3:02 AM
The George W. Obama photo, a morphed picture of president Obama and former president Bush criticizes Obama for following Bush’s policies.
- Cops Identify Key Suspect In China Bus Fire
June 08 2013 2:32 AM
China police is treating a fire incident of a Chinese bus as a serious criminal case and has identified a suspect who might have caused the fire.
- Mars Rover Curiosity To Make Trek To Mount Sharp
June 06 2013 8:21 AM
NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity is set to move toward the mountains on the Red Planet in search of life-friendly habitats.
- Pre-Market Movers For June 6, 2013
June 06 2013 7:23 AM
Sodastream, Nomura, Transcept, Clovis Oncology, Radian and VMware prevailed in the pre-market trading on Thursday.
- US Stock Futures Signal Higher Open Before Jobless Claims Data
June 06 2013 5:12 AM
U.S. stock futures edged higher on Thursday after falling steeply in the previous session.
- Galaxy S4 Outsells iPhone 5 At Major U.S. Carriers
June 06 2013 2:19 AM
Samsung’s latest Galaxy S4 sales race past Apple’s iPhone 5 at three of the four major U.S. carriers in May, a new report says.
- Safe Air In Chinese Cities Remains Elusive
June 05 2013 8:07 AM
A Chinese government report on the environment stated that only 27 of 113 major cities in China met air quality safety standards last year.
- Pre-Market Movers For June 5, 2013
June 05 2013 6:58 AM
Pluristem Therapeutics, Salesforce.com, Lloyds Banking and Delhaize Group prevailed in the pre-market trading on Wednesday.
- China Claims It Has Data Pointing To US Cyber Attacks
June 05 2013 6:27 AM
A Chinese official claimed possession of data pointing to U.S. cyber attacks targeting China, but refrained from accusing the U.S. administration of such attacks.
- Argentina Rebuffs Ecuador's Bid To Freeze Chevron Assets
June 05 2013 5:37 AM
Argentina removed a freeze on Chevron assets, another blow to Ecuador's bid to get Chevron to pay $19 billion over a scandal-tainted lawsuit.
- Google Glass Bans Porn Apps
June 05 2013 5:14 AM
Google Glass cannot be used to access sexually explicit materials, the company stated on the product's developers’ page.