Microsoft Outlook for iOS Gets New and Improved Login ScreensMicrosoft will have a very busy year in 2015 since the company will launch Windows 10 on PC and mobile phone. But the Redmond has quite a few apps and services in the pipeline as well, most of them being tested internally for the moment. Some of these apps will arrive on iOS as well, though i
From Lance Armstrong to Tiger Woods: Five scandals that forced sponsors to abandon star athletesWhen scandal strikes, companies can be quick to sever ties to save corporate face. Here's a look at athletes whose bad behaviour lost them millions
The 2016 U.S. Presidential Race: A Cheat SheetIt's a busy week for candidates, as Bernie Sanders, Rick Santorum, and George Pataki all kick off their campaigns.
Obama Administration Will Not Seek Supreme Court Stay On Immigration BlockWASHINGTON (AP) — The government will not ask the Supreme Court to review a judge's decision that put on hold President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration, the Justice Department said Wednesday. The decision came one day after a federal appeals court panel refused to lift a Texas ju
103-year-old twins dieThey lived together for more than a century, and ultimately twin sisters Florence Davies and Glenys Thomas proved they couldn't live apart.
Texas Floodwaters Give Up More Dead BodiesThe death toll from flooding in Texas and Oklahoma has climbed to 19, as fresh downpours hindered the search for more than a dozen people missing, presumed dead.
A Singapore Airlines flight fell 13,000 feet after losing power in both enginesA Singapore Airlines Airbus A330 aircraft lost power in both engines while on a flight from Singapore to Shanghai on Saturday, causing a loss in altitude of about 13,000 feet before power was restored. The pilots followed procedures to restore power to the Rolls Royce engines, regaining some altitu
Nebraska becomes 1st traditionally conservative state to eliminate death penalty since 1973Nebraska abolished the death penalty on Wednesday in a landmark veto-override vote backed by an unusual coalition of conservatives who oppose capital punishment. See also: American execution: A brief history of the death penalty in the U.S. Senators in the one-house Legislature voted 30-19 to over
Tracy Morgan and Wal-Mart settle crash lawsuitNEWARK, N.J. — Tracy Morgan has settled his lawsuit against Wal-Mart over a highway crash that killed one man and left Morgan and two friends seriously injured. A filing in federal court in Newark on Wednesday refers to a confidential settlement reached by the two sides. See also: Tracy Morg
Live anthrax inadvertently sent by militaryFour Defense Department workers have been put in post-exposure treatment, a defense official said, following the revelation the U.S. military inadvertently shipped live anthrax samples in the last several days. CNN learned on Wednesday a Maryland-base...
The Debate - FIFA Corruption (May 27th)FIFA in crisis: Bribes, kickback, “corruption that is rampant, systemic and deep-rooted both abroad and here in the United States, spanning at least two generations of soccer officials. Sr. Fifa officials face extradition from Switzerland to the US on federal corruption charges, while Swiss author
UEFA wants FIFA vote to be called off amid corruption turmoilEuropean football’s governing body UEFA has called for Friday’s FIFA presidental election to be postponed.
Incumbent Sepp Blatter is standing for reelection to the FIFA presidency.
UEFA’s secretary general Gianni Infantino said the FIFA event risks turning into a farce
Tiny parasite may contribute to declines in honey bee colonies by infecting larvaeA tiny single-celled parasite may have a greater-than expected impact on honey bee colonies, which have been undergoing mysterious declines worldwide for the past decade, researchers have discovered. Since 2006, beekeepers in North America and Europe have lost about one-third of their managed bee co
Police search for wannabe bank robbers in Savannah, Garden CityThe FBI and two local police departments are searching for the people they say tried to rob banks in Savannah and Garden City on Wednesday. At 1:55 p.m. the FBI and Savannah-Chatham police responded to an attempted bank robbery at the Wells Fargo branch on the 3500 block of West Bay Street. Investi
103-year-old Welsh twins die within weeks of each otherABERTRIDWR, Wales (ABC News) - Twin sisters Florence Davies and Glenys Thomas, both 103, have died within weeks of each other at their home care center in the United Kingdom. "It was a huge privilege for all of us at Abermill to care for two such wonderful ladies," said Christine Tipper,
FIFA portrays itself as victim as executives arrested in soccer corruption sweepZURICH -- FIFA portrayed itself as the victim after authorities in Switzerland and the United States acted swiftly Wednesday on a pair of separate soccer corruption cases.Two FIFA vice presidents -- Jeffrey Webb of the Cayman Islands and Eugenio Figueredo of Uruguay -- were among the soccer official
Tracy Morgan settles suit with Wal-Mart over fatal crashActor-comedian Tracy Morgan has settled his lawsuit against Wal-Mart over a highway crash that killed one man and left Morgan and two friends seriously injured.
FIFA 'did this over and over, year after year,' says US attorney generalThe US attorney general has told reporters in New York that
FIFA officials used their positions of trust to solicit bribes. Loretta Lynch said: “They did this over and over. Year after year. Tournament after tournament.”
“These individuals, through these organisations, engaged