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Jet Stowaway Undetected for Hours Before Departure

Jet Stowaway Undetected for Hours Before Departure World

Publish date: 04/23/2014

Country: United States

A 15-year-old stowaway who survived a flight over the Pacific in a jet's wheel well spent seven hours undetected in what is supposed to be a highly secure area of San Jose International Airport before the flight departed, according to an official briefed on the investigation. The law enforcement of...

QRxPharma’s Moxduo painkiller rejected twice by FDA

QRxPharma’s Moxduo painkiller rejected twice by FDA Health

Publish date: 04/23/2014

Country: United States

QRxPharma went down and down at stock market immediately after it became known that the FDA has refused to backs its painkiller combination. The hammering was the worst in the last seven years. Reports suggest that the company’s painkiller combines two opioids and FDA has concluded that th...

Anxiety over false-positive mammogram results is temporary

Anxiety over false-positive mammogram results is temporary Health

Publish date: 04/23/2014

Country: United States

Receiving news that a mammogram result is positive is understandably alarming, but receiving a false-positive result can also induce anxiety. However, researchers publishing in JAMA Internal Medicine say women's anxiety over such false-positive results is temporary and does not negatively impact a w...

Twitter's Facebook style Profiles are now available for all

Twitter's Facebook style Profiles are now available for all Technology

Publish date: 04/23/2014

Country: United States

MICROBLOGGING WEBSITE Twitter has rolled out its new-look Profile page to all users globally, which has received criticism for its similarity to Facebook. Twitter unveiled its profile redesign (below) earlier this month, and it allows users to opt for a larger profile picture and header photo, as w...

Toshiba, SanDisk NAND flash memory shrinks to 15-nanometer process

Toshiba, SanDisk NAND flash memory shrinks to 15-nanometer process Technology

Publish date: 04/23/2014

Country: United States

Partners Toshiba and SanDisk have developed 15-nanometer process technology for NAND flash memory widely used in smartphones and tablets. The development is the first in the world and will replace the second-generation 19-nm process technology when production begins at Toshiba’s plant in Yokk...

Google's stake in $2 billion Apple-Samsung trial revealed

Google's stake in $2 billion Apple-Samsung trial revealed Technology

Publish date: 04/23/2014

Country: United States

Copycat? Apple's iPad 2 and iPhone 4s, left, and Samsung's Galaxy Tab 10.1 and Galaxy S3. Google's stake in the outcome of a $US2 billion ($2.2 billion) trial over smartphones using its Android operating system was revealed by testimony that the company indemnified Samsung against some of Apple's p...

Ferry disaster fills South Korea with shame

Ferry disaster fills South Korea with shame World

Publish date: 04/23/2014

Country: United States

The image of well-behaved students sinking as they followed orders haunts a nation where the young are taught to respect the older generation. Teachers and students bow as the body of a Danwon High School student who died on the sunken ferry passes during a funeral service in Ansan, South Korea. (...

Obama Says Disputed Islands Covered by Treaty

Obama Says Disputed Islands Covered by Treaty World

Publish date: 04/23/2014

Country: United States

A Japan Coast Guard vessel, left, sails alongside a Chinese surveillance ship near the disputed islands in the East China Sea in 2013. Associated Press TOKYO—U.S. President Barack Obama was set to arrive in Tokyo on Wednesday evening for meetings with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe that are expect...

Obama surveys damage, meets with victims after deadly Wash. mudslide

Obama surveys damage, meets with victims after deadly Wash. mudslide World

Publish date: 04/23/2014

Country: United States

WASHINGTON –  Swooping over a landscape of unspeakable sadness and death, President Barack Obama took an aerial tour Tuesday of the place where more than three dozen people perished in a mudslide last month. He pledged a nation's solidarity with those who are enduring "unimaginable pain a...

Supreme Court upholds Michigan affirmative action ban

Supreme Court upholds Michigan affirmative action ban World

Publish date: 04/23/2014

Country: United States

The Supreme Court has upheld Michigan's affirmative action ban, ruling that the state has the right to determine whether racial preferences can be considered in college admissions.  In a 6-2 ruling on Tuesday, the justices said that a lower federal court was wrong to set aside the change as di...

Future of the internet debated at NetMundial in Brazil

Future of the internet debated at NetMundial in Brazil Technology

Publish date: 04/23/2014

Country: United States

President Rousseff first announced plans for the meeting last October A meeting to determine how the internet should be governed gets underway in Sao Paulo, Brazil later. The country's president, Dilma Rousseff, organised the two-day NetMundial event following allegations the US National Security ...

Comcast nears deal with Charter on $18-$20 billion in divestitures: source

Comcast nears deal with Charter on $18-$20 billion in divestitures: source Technology

Publish date: 04/23/2014

Country: United States

(Reuters) - Comcast may divest about 4 million subscribers after its merger with Time Warner Cable and is working to reach an accord to sell a portion of those customers to Charter Communications, a source familiar with the matter said Tuesday. Comcast is studying what could be a two-phase process,...

Drew Barrymore Gives Birth, Welcomes Second Daughter Frankie

Drew Barrymore Gives Birth, Welcomes Second Daughter Frankie Entertainment

Publish date: 04/23/2014

Country: United States

Drew Barrymore is now the proud mom of two daughters! The actress welcomed her second child, a baby girl, with husband Will Kopelman on Tuesday, April 22, her rep confirms to Us Weekly. "Happy to announce that today we are the proud parents of our second daughter, Frankie Barrymore Kopelman," the c...

Three Hollywood executives deny accusations of teen sex abuse

Three Hollywood executives deny accusations of teen sex abuse Entertainment

Publish date: 04/23/2014

Country: United States

Three Hollywood executives accused of sexually abusing a teenage boy in the late 1990s say the allegations against them are false.  Garth Ancier, David Neuman and Gary Goddard were named in three separate complaints, filed Monday by attorney Jeff Herman in Hawaii, accusing them of sexually abu...

Tori Spelling, Dean McDermott open the door on their sex life

Tori Spelling, Dean McDermott open the door on their sex life Entertainment

Publish date: 04/23/2014

Country: United States

Dean McDermott complains about his sex life with Tori Spelling. If rumors are true that Tori Spelling insisted on doing "True Tori" to publicly humiliate cheating husband Dean McDermott, then she seems to be succeeding in her mission, if a new preview for the reality series is any indication. ...