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  • Guilty Verdict In Etan Patz Case, Nearly 40 Years After Boy's Disappearance

    February 14, 2017 6:16 PM 21

    The disappearance of Etan Patz made national headlines, as police and his family called for answers. The boy's mother, Julie Patz, is seen here in 1981 during an appearance on NBC's Today show. A jury in New York City has found Pedro Hernandez guilty of murder in the kidnapping and death of Etan Patz, who was 6 years old when he went missing in 1979. The verdict

  • Get Ready for Tesla Taxis in Dubai

    February 14, 2017 2:55 PM 14

    Dubai's Road & Transport Authority (RTA) said on Tuesday it has agreed to buy 200 electric vehicles from Tesla (undefined), a day after the carmaker announced it would open its first Middle East office in Dubai. RTA is buying Model S sedans and Model X SUVs to be used by the Dubai Taxi Corporation, which operates taxi services in the emirate, RTA said in a statement

  • Gia đình tị nạn VN sắp tới Mỹ sau khi bị đình hoãn vì sắc lệnh của Trump

    February 14, 2017 2:42 PM 19

    Gia đình người Việt xin quy chế tị nạn tại Thái Lan bị đình chỉ nhập cảnh vào Mỹ sau sắc lệnh cấm nhập cảnh của Tổng thống Donald Trump ban hành ngày 27/1 nay sẽ lên đường sang Mỹ. Dự kiến họ sẽ tới thành phố Spokane thuộc tiểu bang Washington vào tối thứ Sáu 17/2/2017. Nói với BBC Tiếng Việt, ông Nhật Tùng, người bảo trợ cho gia đình người Việt tị nạn này cho biết đáng lẽ họ đã qua Mỹ hôm 12/2 nhưng

  • Sasikala holds talks with MLAs after Supreme Court verdict, may choose a loyalist for CM post

    February 14, 2017 6:57 AM 28

    After the Supreme Court upheld a trial court verdict in the disproportionate assets case in which she is an accused, AIADMK general secretary V K Sasikala was holding talks with MLAs lodged in the Golden Bay Resort on Tuesday. CHENNAI: After the Supreme Courtupheld a trial court verdict+ in the disproportionate assets case in which she is an accused

  • What's your favorite '80s movie? (The 3:59, Ep. 177)

    February 9, 2017 7:12 PM 16

    There's a blizzard in New York and we're the only ones in the office. That means we get to talk about whatever we want! It's a CNET snow day. So that means we're gonna talk about whatever we wanna talk about (Twitter earnings what?). For Bryan, Ben and me, that translates to gabbing about our favorite '80s movies. Yes, from "Big Trouble in Little China"

  • Keith Cooper pardoned: Indiana governor grants pardon that Pence didn't act upon

    February 9, 2017 6:29 PM 11

    INDIANAPOLIS -- Indiana’s new governor has pardoned a Chicago man whose request languished under then-Gov. Mike Pence despite evidence the man was wrongly convicted of armed robbery. Republican Gov. Eric Holcomb announced Thursday he had decided to pardon 49-year-old Keith Cooper, saying he believed Cooper had been wrongly convicted of the 1996 Elkhart

  • Reality Check: Did government go back on its word on child refugees?

    February 9, 2017 2:23 PM 17

    The claim: The government had committed to taking 3,000 unaccompanied refugee children from Europe, but it will now close the programme after taking in just 350. Reality Check verdict: The government previously referred to a goal to bring 3,000 unaccompanied children to the UK but eventually passed an amendment that did not commit to a specific figure

  • Users can try Surface Hub before buying starting February 15

    February 7, 2017 12:44 PM 21

    Microsoft adds Try & Buy, leasing options for its Surface Hub conferencing systems. On February 6, Microsoft said its promised Try & Buy program for its Surface Hub conferencing systems would begin on February 15. Microsoft is including initial investment and configuration costs as part of the leasing deal.Surface as a Service enables business customers

  • WATCH: Tom Brady mocks Roger Goodell in prerecorded fifth Super Bowl commercial

    February 6, 2017 6:35 AM 15

    Brady called his shot with an ad and he nailed it The best part? Brady called his shot. He filmed a commercial for Shields Health Care back in October where he takes off his four Super Bowl rings and puts them in storage. He's asked if he has any more jewelry and says he's hoping to get some more. In a new version that was released on Sunday night, Brady

  • Vegan Red Velvet Cake for Valentine’s Day

    January 30, 2017 4:33 PM 26

    A vegan cake is made without the enrichment of butter and eggs. With its lavishly decorated red velvet cake and cupcakes, Vegan Divas on the Upper East Side provides a satisfying Valentine’s Day delight with a new twist. For the reddish color, beets have replaced food coloring. Though the cake is not gluten-free, it is made with spelt, not wheat, flour