Mother killed with metal chair: courtA MAN who got drunk playing drinking games bludgeoned his partner to death after she awoke him from a booze-induced coma, a court has heard.
Three killed as Australia battered by massive stormThree people killed in flash flooding in the Hunter Valley township of Dungog were reportedly trapped in their residences unable to be reached by emergency services.
Utah mom admits killing 6 babiesA Utah mom who admitted to killing six of her babies soon after giving birth was given a hefty prison sentence Monday.
Pilot arrested for carrying knivesCathay Pacific was forced to cancel a scheduled flight from London to Hong Kong after one of the pilots was arrested after trying to board the airliner with knives in his luggage.
YouTube, Facebook, and Twitter on Your Windows DesktopSocial network and entertainment websites have slowly become a part of our daily routine, especially since you can access them from a large variety of devices. A common method to access them is via a web browser, and there are a lot of choices at your disposal. However, there's an easier way that le
Utah woman gets maximum sentence in deaths of 6 newbornsPROVO, Utah (AP) — Family members of a Utah woman sentenced to the maximum penalty Monday for killing six of her newborn babies said they were shocked at the...
Wonga slumps into the redPayday lender Wonga has slumped into the red after revenues slumped by almost £100 million last year. The controversial business posted a loss of £37.3 milli...
Australia's first Android TV device arrives with Google Nexus PlayerThe Google Nexus Player is finally arriving in Australian stores from next week. The player, which runs the Android TV platform, was released in the U.S. in October 2014. It will be sold at JB Hi-Fi and Dick Smith from Tuesday for A$129. The device sits in the same market as Apple TV, and is the fi
Primark's ultra cheap fashion just saved AB Foods from posting some shocking resultsPeople across the world are going crazy for ultra cheap fashion at Primark, where you can buy clothing items for as little as £1. It's popularity is growing so much that it essentially saved its parent company Associated British Foods from posting some terrible results for the 24 weeks ending Febru
May 11th at MoMA: An Evening With David O'ReillyNew Yorkers - do not miss this one-night only event at The Museum of Modern Art. Irish-born and Los Angeles–based independent animator David OReilly will be hosting an evening of his own work on Monday, May 11, 2015, at 7:00pm, in Theater 2 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 2). O'Reill
Strong Primark sales boost AB FoodsPrimark posts a 15% increase in sales, boosted by a strengthening pound and a strong Christmas period.
'Online diet pills' inquest to openAn inquest into the death of a student from Shrewsbury thought to have taken "highly toxic" diet pills bought online is due to open.
Google search will favor mobile-friendly sites starting todayGoogle will soon be using its clout, weight, and ubiquity to push forward a cause that, on face value, should benefit many users. The web search giant has started a rather aggressive campaign to encourage website owners to make their pages more mobile-friendly. Starting April 21, however, that won't
UN: Rescue ship may have capsized migrant boatThe boat that sank in the Mediterranean over the weekend with hundreds of migrants on board may have capsized after being touched or swamped by a cargo ship that came to its aid, a U.N. official says.
Louis van Gaal can win the Premier League and Champions League next season... but Manchester United ...ADRIAN DURHAM: It's a tough ask, but Louis van Gaal could win the Premier League and Champions League next season. Given his record of winning, I certainly wouldn't rule that out.
New poll suggests almost half of Scottish electorate are planning to vote SNP in General ElectionTHE YouGov poll shows SNP support holding at 49 per cent - with Labour's support north of the border standing at 25 per cent, Tories 17 per cent and the Lib Dems just 5 per cent.
Perth taxis protest Uber, locals don't seem to careOn Tuesday, taxi drivers in Perth, Australia, will take to the streets in protest against the on-demand ride share service, Uber. According to Perth Now, hundreds of drivers will convoy from Perth Domestic Airport to Parliament House from 2 p.m. local time. The demonstration, organised by the
Norway the first country in the world to announce it will phase out FM radioNorwegians will no longer be able to tune into FM radio starting in 2017. Norway is slated to become the first country in the world to shut down its national FM radio airwaves, marking the end of an era for traditional FM/AM radio as more countries are expected to make the switch to digital broadca
ScottHarrison published Chilcot inquiry into Iraq War may not be published until 2016A long-awaited report by the inquiry into the Iraq War may not be published this year, according to reports. BBC Newsnight said the much-delayed findings of the Iraq Inquiry into the background to the 2003 conflict had been held up by the process of Maxwellisation – giving individuals critici
ScottHarrison published Nessie hunters can now use Google to search for elusive creatureNessie hunters can use Google Street View from today to hunt for the elusive creature. When searching in the Loch Ness area, the usual yellow Google Pegman will change to a Nessie peg-monster, giving users the power to zoom into different areas of the loch. VisitScotland hopes the global initiativ
ScottHarrison published Jury to decide fate of Boston Marathon bomberJurors in the trial of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are to begin hearing evidence about whether he should receive life in prison or the death penalty. The penalty phase of Tsarnaev's trial will begin in federal court in the city today. Tsarnaev's lawyers are expected to continue portra
Fear not, Radware is here to protect your cloud systems from DDoS attacksAs more apps move to the cloud business infrastructures are increasingly fragmented. This can make traditional on-site security tools ineffective in fighting off cyber attacks. The threat of attacks remains, however, and a new release from security software company Radware is aimed at protecting bot
Jon Stewart's final 'Daily Show' to air in AugustThe end is nigh Daily Show host Jon Stewart has officially set his a departure date of Aug. 6 See also: 13 times Jon Stewart was at his best The host made the announcement in the closing moments of Monday night's episode of The Daily Show "One quick thing before we go: I mentioned to you that
Andy Warhol's Mona Lisa sells for more than $4m at Art Cologne fairThe three-level layout "helped tremendously; it gave the fair a nice flow and structure," said Daniel Hug, the fair's director.
Arkansas cities worried about business fallout push back against state laws cast as anti-gayAfter the state faced widespread backlash over measures critics cast as anti-gay, several Arkansas cities worried about the economic fallout are challenging the new laws by expanding their anti-discrimination protections.
'You find a way to cope with it'Tom Poynton on returning to cricket one year after the car crash that killed his father and nearly ended his career.
Shot fired into hotel courtyardDRINKERS were lucky to escape injury when a shot was fired into a hotel courtyard in Melbourne’s east.
Death threats after first date, court toldA MAN accused of murdering his girlfriend had threatened to shoot her just weeks after they started dating, a jury has heard.
Sacked advisers still in the industryMacquarie Bank advisers sacked for mismanagement are continuing to work in the industry, a Senate inquiry has heard.
Scandal of 300,000 Scots' benefits sanctions under David Cameron's Con-Dem governmentSHOCKING results from studies show Con-Dem reforms are taking more than £1.6billion a year out of the Scottish economy.
Hillary Clinton defends family foundation amid Republican criticismHillary Rodham Clinton has found herself on the defensive during her first campaign visit to New Hampshire in the 2016 presidential contest, pushing back against Republican questions about foreign donations to her family foundation.Clinton...
As Midtown prices soar, companies look Downtown for dealsA bit of wind has gone out of the city's sails, but downtown areas are undergoing a resurgence. Sky-high land, apartment, office and retail pricing, a strong dollar, a snow-slammed...
Stranded cruise ship rides huge swells outside Sydney harbour with 2500 passengers trapped on board ...Sydney's wild weather is causing chaos for passengers on board a damaged cruise ship, stranded outside the harbour and riding the massive waves for several hours.
Jersey makes it into the top ten European holiday islands and tops a UK/Channel Islands listJersey beats Majorca and Tenerife in a poll of holiday isles but Santorini comes top in Europe, while the British top ten includes the Isle of Wight, St Mary's and Arran
27 survivors of Sunday's Mediterranean shipwreck reach Italy, death toll 800Twenty-seven survivors of Sunday’s Mediterranean shipwreck arrived on a coast guard vessel at the Italian port of Catania on Monday night.
According to the UN’s latest figures, the disaster killed 800 migrants who had embarked on the perilous crossing from Libya, desperate for a bett