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Eighteen LA Sheriff´s Deputies Face Charges

December 9, 2013 7:55 pm

Federal officials say 18 current and former Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies face array of criminal charges. The charges result from an ongoing FBI investigation into allegations of excessive force and other misconduct at the county's …

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Everbright Bank Looks to Raise Cash

December 9, 2013 7:53 pm

China's Everbright Bank is looking to raise funds in Hong Kong to comply with new rules requiring it to hold more capital.

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China´s Consumer Spending Drive

December 9, 2013 7:53 pm

China is trying to rebalance its economy by boosting consumer spending, but can it encourage its citizens to save less and spend more?

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Are Chinese Loan Defaults a Problem?

December 9, 2013 7:53 pm

Andrew Jennings of FICO says the Chinese government may need to take action over rising defaults on loans at Chinese banks.

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The 10 Minutes That Changed Newtown Forever

December 9, 2013 7:53 pm

In the weeks leading up to the first anniversary of the deadly shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, a number of events has brought the tragedy back into the spotlight long before the December 14 anniversary. First, Connecticut officials released on November 25 a report on the massacre that concluded the shooter, […]

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Giant Christmas Cake Weighs More Than 9,000 Lbs

December 9, 2013 7:43 pm

When it comes to Christmas cake, the city of Dresden is not messing around. This giant cake, called 'stollen,' gets a parade to mark its arrival by horse-drawn carriage at a local Christmas market. And you can see why. It's huge. Weighing in at more than 4,200 kilos — that's more than 9,000 lbs — […]

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Coding Added to Chicago Public Schools Curriculum

December 9, 2013 7:42 pm

Under a new plan, students in Chicago Public Schools will be taught computer science from kindergarten through their senior year of high school.

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How NSA Agents Took To ´World Of Warfare´

December 9, 2013 7:42 pm

Leaked documents show NSA spied on online games like World of Warcraft and XBox Live for terrorist activity.

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NSA agents played online games to catch terrorists

December 9, 2013 7:41 pm

Leaked documents show NSA spied on online games like World of Warcraft and XBox Live for terrorist activity.

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Pope, Snowden, Miley Make ´Person Of The Year´ Shortlist

December 9, 2013 7:41 pm

Notably absent from the list were Egypt's Abdul Fattah al-Sisi and late South African leader Nelson Mandela.

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