Regional News

Walking the Line

December 19, 2013 10:40 am

Believe it or not, this is a celebration. Defying gravity 380 meters above ground, Julien Millot and Tancrede Melet, walk a line on the Vanoise Express cable car between the snowy mountain caps of the French Alps. The two frenchmen, balanced on the line, only 2.5 cm wide, but 60 meters long, as part of […]

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Satellite Bound for Milky Way Launches in French Guiana

December 19, 2013 10:40 am

The European Space Agency (ESA) on Thursday (December 19) successfully launched its billion-star surveyor Gaia at 9:12:19 GMT from Europe's spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana. Fueling of the launch vehicle, a Soyuz ST-B rocket, started about four hours before.

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Screen Sense

December 19, 2013 10:30 am

What better way to recharge yourself for the New Year than by unplugging and disconnecting from all of your digital devices? We discuss the importance of taking time to unplug and the benefits unplugging can do for your well-being.

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Young Art Collector Wins $1 Million Picasso Raffled For $140

December 19, 2013 10:24 am

The 25-year-old man who won Picasso's 1914 "Man With Opera Hat" drawing said he simply wanted something for his living room.

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40 Million Target Customers Suffer Major Credit Card Breach

December 19, 2013 10:23 am

Target says its customers might have fallen victim to the second-largest heist of payment card data in U.S. history.

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Pope Francis Backs Public Breastfeeding

December 19, 2013 10:23 am

Mothers, non-mothers, and celebrities alike have come to arms in the support of public breastfeeding, and now, so has the Pope.

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Child´s Lost Letter To Santa Falls From Sky

December 19, 2013 10:22 am

A kindergarten class sent Santa their Christmas wish lists, but one letter didn’t make it to the North Pole. Instead, a man working in downtown San Diego stumbled upon it as it literally fell out of the sky.

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Mac Cameras Can Record Without Indicator Lights, Report Says

December 19, 2013 10:22 am

Researchers have developed a workaround that enables recording through the cameras of older model Apple computers without activating indicator lights.

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Marine Dies In Parachute Accident On Vacation Won On ´Ellen´

December 19, 2013 10:21 am

A 33-year-old Marine is dead after a freak parachute accident during a dream vacation his wife won on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show."

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Kate Middleton, Price William Voicemails Hacked By UK Paper

December 19, 2013 10:20 am

Transcripts of Prince William's private voicemail messages to Kate Middleton were read aloud in a UK courtroom.

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