Articles by J.J. McGrath
China Earthquake Fifth-Largest To Shake Sichuan In Past 90 Years
April 21 2013 8:46 PM
U.S. Geological Survey data indicate the temblor this weekend was the fifth-largest to pound the province since 1923.
How High-Tech Tools Aided The Manhunt [PHOTOS]
April 20 2013 5:58 PM
Massachusetts State Police photos show usefulness of robotics and thermal-imaging cameras in the search for the Boston Marathon bombing suspect.
Magnitude-6.6 Quake Kills At Least 156, Injures 5,500 In China
April 20 2013 12:52 AM
The earthquake, China's worst in three years, occurred Saturday morning in Lushan county near Ya'an city.
$12B Merger Monday For Life Technologies And Thermo Fisher Scientific?
April 14 2013 7:31 PM
A Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. acquisition of the Life Technologies Corp. appeared close to completion Sunday.
Manda Fleshes Out Meat Recall To 468,000 Pounds Of Products
April 13 2013 10:58 PM
The Manda Packing Co. has expanded a recall to include 468,000 pounds of meat as a result of possible contamination by Listeria monocytogenes.
EU Aims At Big Game: Depositors With €100,000+
April 06 2013 11:56 PM
Big-money bank depositors in the European Union have good reason to believe there are targets on their backs.
Rick Warren's Son Commits Suicide: Matthew Warren Was 27
April 06 2013 9:19 PM
Matthew Warren -- the 27-year-old son of the Rev. Rick Warren, the pastor of the Saddleback Church in Lake Forest, Calif. -- took his own life this weekend.
Bob Turley, New York Yankees Star Pitcher, Dies At 82
March 31 2013 6:16 PM
Best remembered for a season when he hurled the New York Yankees to one of its most unlikely World Series championships, Bob Turley died Saturday.
Labor, Business Agree On Key Aspect Of Immigration Reform
March 30 2013 11:27 PM
The AFL-CIO and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce apparently have agreed on an approach to dealing with future guest workers in the country.
Bargain-Basement Bronx Bombers On Opening Day?
March 30 2013 7:17 PM
Statistically speaking, the cost of the New York Yankees Opening Day lineup will reflect the change in the club between last year and this year.
Eurogroup Statement On Cyprus [FULL TEXT]
March 24 2013 11:00 PM
Here is the full text of the Eurogroup Statement on Cyprus, as issued in Brussels early Monday.
Cheap Devices Driving The Tablet Market: IDC
March 24 2013 3:28 PM
A report this week that Amazon has a $99 Kindle Fire HD with a 7-inch display already in production raised more than a few eyebrows.