September 15, 2014 @ 1:37 pm
Microsoft's decision to spend $2.5 billion for the creator of the hit game "Minecraft" could help the Xbox maker grab attention on mobile phones, a new priority for the company.
September 15, 2014 @ 11:56 am
The highest court in Massachusetts has thrown out a lawsuit aimed at blocking Tesla Motors from selling its electric cars directly to consumers.
September 15, 2014 @ 10:52 am
The drilling procedure called fracking didn't cause much-publicized cases of tainted groundwater in areas of Pennsylvania and Texas, a new study finds. Instead, it blames the contamination on problems in pipes and seals in natural gas wells.
September 15, 2014 @ 10:40 am
Talk about a moving target.
September 15, 2014 @ 9:09 am
The extremist-held Iraqi city of Mosul is set to usher in a new school year. But unlike years past, there will be no art or music. Classes about history, literature and Christianity have been "permanently annulled."
September 15, 2014 @ 8:44 am
Bengt Saltin, a Swedish professor of human physiology and a leading anti-doping expert, has died. He was 79.
September 15, 2014 @ 6:16 am
When John Travolta shocked theater fans by mangling the pronunciation of Idina Menzel's name at the Oscars, one person saw a gift in the slip -- Damian Bazadona.
September 15, 2014 @ 5:56 am
At a recent political rally in Wellington, indicted Internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom jokingly asked members of New Zealand's spy agency to raise their hands.
September 15, 2014 @ 5:29 am
A Singapore Coroner's Court has found that the American CEO of a virtual currency exchange committed suicide earlier this year in Singapore because of work and personal issues.
September 15, 2014 @ 4:04 am
Cognizant will buy the health care software company TriZetto for $2.7 billion in cash.