'Drunk' Passenger Causes Scare on Virgin Australia Flight
Headline News / 2014-04-25 01:42:20 PST
A drunk passenger tried to break into the cockpit of a Virgin Australia flight today, an airline official said. The plane landed safely on Indonesia's resort island of Bali, and the passenger was take

Volvo Truck Maker Turns Q1 Profit on Strong Sales
Headline News / 2014-04-25 01:40:11 PST
Sweden's Volvo turns a first-quarter profit on strong sales, success of new trucks

Business Window Stickers Protest Mississippi Law
Headline News / 2014-04-25 01:38:46 PST
Businesses fear Mississippi law promotes anti-gay activity; fight back with sticker campaign

Honda's Profit Doubles on Weak Yen, Strong Sales
Headline News / 2014-04-25 01:36:14 PST
Honda's quarterly profit more than doubles on weak yen, strong sales ahead of Japan tax hike

Quotations in the News
Headline News / 2014-04-25 01:33:43 PST
Quotations in the News

Global Stocks Tumble Amid Ukraine Tensions
Business / 2014-04-25 01:24:07 PST
Global stocks tumble amid Ukraine tensions, S&P cuts Russian sovereign credit rating

Samsung's Galaxy Beam 2 Smartphone Has a Built-In Projector
Technology / 2014-04-25 01:16:04 PST
Remember Samsung Galaxy Beam? It was one of the first smartphones on the market that included a built-in projector — a trend that never caught on in the global market There seems to be some dema

KPN Sales Fall; Barely Profitable in First Quarter
Business / 2014-04-25 01:14:52 PST
KPN sales fall in first quarter, profits near nil; sees "stabilization" at year-end

Scientists Want to Breed Fish to Be Better Biters
Technology / 2014-04-25 00:48:53 PST
Experiment to settle whether wild steelhead are really better biters than hatchery steelhead

Dashcam footage of apache helicopter going down in tawain
Entertainment / 2014-04-25 00:43:32 PST
A recently delivered U.S.-made AH-64E Apache helicopter belonging to the Army crashed into a residential building in Taoyuan County Friday. The pilot and co-pilot were injured but said to in stable co

Air Force Spokesman: Plane From Australia Believed Hijacked at Bali Airport in Indonesia
Headline News / 2014-04-25 00:26:54 PST
Air Force spokesman: Plane from Australia believed hijacked at Bali airport in Indonesia

On off nights for both star point guards, Chris Paul did just enough
Sports / 2014-04-25 00:26:00 PST
Chris Paul outperformed Stephen Curry in leading the Clippers to a 98-96 win over the Warriors.

Sina Suspends Book Site After Pornography Reported
Headline News / 2014-04-25 00:14:22 PST
Sina suspends its literature site after authorities publicize finding of pornographic content

AP Exclusive: Foreign Food Aid Drying up in NKorea
Headline News / 2014-04-25 00:14:13 PST
AP Exclusive: Aid group faces funding crisis as international donors turn away from N. Korea

Byrd's 4 RBIs help Phillies beat Dodgers 7-3 (Yahoo Sports)
Sports / 2014-04-25 00:07:56 PST
Carlos Ruiz capped his most productive series of the season so far with another clutch hit, and made a key defensive play at the plate to help the Philadelphia Phillies win a series from the Los Angel

Pacers on the Ropes After Another Loss to Hawks
Sports / 2014-04-25 00:03:29 PST
No. 1 seed Indiana facing gut check after losing again to Hawks; Game 4 Saturday in Atlanta

FTC Approves Tesla's Direct Sales Model
Technology / 2014-04-25 00:03:00 PST
cartechboy (2660665) writes "We've all read about Tesla and the ongoing battles its having with different dealer associations. Basically, dealer associations aren't too pleased about the Silicon Valle

Grizzlies hold off Thunder for 98-95 win in OT
Sports / 2014-04-24 23:57:23 PST
The Grizzlies' standout defense held the Thunder in check for a 98-95 OT win and a 2-1 series lead.

Your Top Plays for Today
Sports / 2014-04-24 23:55:58 PST
Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide

Yurok Tribe to Release Condors in California
Technology / 2014-04-24 23:43:09 PST
Yurok Tribe signs agreements to release 1st captive-bred condors to California's Redwood Coast

Daily Dime: Pressure on OKC's stars
Sports / 2014-04-24 23:42:57 PST
Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook must rely on one another to get the Thunder back on track.

Clippers beat Warriors 98-96 for 2-1 series lead (Yahoo Sports)
Sports / 2014-04-24 23:41:40 PST
Chris Paul pounded his chest and shouted toward the Golden State Warriors' bench. Blake Griffin and DeAndre Jordan high-fived, and the Los Angeles Clippers soaked in the silence of the once-roaring, g

Lonely Pup Portraits Explore Human Perceptions of Furry Companions
Technology / 2014-04-24 23:36:11 PST
Famous pets, like Grumpy Cat and her seemingly sour disposition, have one ancient concept to thank for their stardom — anthropomorphism, or the personification of anything other than a human bei

Wild edge Avalanche 2-1 in dominant Game 4 performance
Sports / 2014-04-24 23:21:54 PST
The Wild beat the Avalanche 2-1, but the score belied their dominant effort to knot up their series.

Griffin, Clippers bull past Warriors for 2-1 lead
Sports / 2014-04-24 23:14:20 PST
Blake Griffin scored 32 points and grabbed eight rebounds, DeAndre Jordan had 14 points and 22 rebounds and the Los Angeles Clippers outlasted the Golden State Warriors 98-96 on Thursday night to take

Britain's Young Royal Family End Australian Tour
Headline News / 2014-04-24 23:14:09 PST
Britain's Prince William, wife Kate and teary baby George end 10-day Australian tour

Phillies beat Wilson, Dodgers with rally in 9th
Sports / 2014-04-24 23:12:28 PST
Carlos Ruiz hit a tiebreaking two-run double off Brian Wilson in the ninth inning, Marlon Byrd drove in four runs and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 7-3 on Thursday night.

Builder in 'Kids for Cash' Scandal to Be Sentenced
Headline News / 2014-04-24 23:10:07 PST
Builder in 'kids for cash' judicial scandal to be sentenced in northeastern Pennsylvania

Grenade Attacks Threaten Thai Newspaper, Court
Headline News / 2014-04-24 23:09:36 PST
Grenade attacks threaten Thai newspaper head office, court

Streep, Fey Among Readers at Poetry Gala
Headline News / 2014-04-24 23:08:38 PST
Stars are aligned: Meryl Streep, Tina Fey among readers at poetry gala at Lincoln Center

NKorea Denies Drones Were Sent to South
Headline News / 2014-04-24 23:06:07 PST
North Korea denies accusations by Seoul that it sent drone aircraft over border

Sinosphere Blog: Real Communist Mouthpiece Rages Against Fake Communist Mouthpiece
World News / 2014-04-24 23:04:03 PST
In a statement that read as if it were a self-parody, People’s Daily demanded “immediate rectification” from a Twitter account that pokes fun at state-sponsored media.

HK Bankers Add to Calls for Democracy From Beijing
Headline News / 2014-04-24 23:02:36 PST
Hong Kong bankers and finance workers add voices to calls for democracy from Beijing

Sinosphere Blog: People’s Daily Editorial Fanned Flames of 1989 Protest
World News / 2014-04-24 22:54:51 PST
Players in the confrontation that convulsed China in 1989 have long wondered how differently events might have played out without a truculent editorial that appeared in People’s Daily on April 26 th

Do you smoke? My self-nomination for father of the year.
Entertainment / 2014-04-24 22:54:24 PST
Yes, I 100% ripped this off from the fellas towing the boat and pranking the blonde girl, but my "too kool for skool" 16yo didn't know that. Now he does. Credit and many thanks to my paddock basher co

LA Kings Avoid Elimination in 6-3 Win Over Sharks
Sports / 2014-04-24 22:48:07 PST
Williams, Gaborik get 2 goals each as LA Kings avoid playoff elimination, beating Sharks 6-3

Clippers Beat Warriors 98-96 for 2-1 Series Lead
Sports / 2014-04-24 22:40:35 PST
Griffin, Jordan lead Clippers past Warriors 98-96 to take 2-1 series lead

Dueling 50-BMG's Shooting APIT & API
Entertainment / 2014-04-24 22:35:50 PST
Watch two 50cal Sniper Rifles unload APIT and API rounds on an engine block. Hope you enjoy....and YES I KNOW I NEED A BETTER SLOW MO CAMERA...but just dont have $100,000 for one LOL

Dutch Man Charged With Drug Dealing Via Silk Road
Headline News / 2014-04-24 22:13:22 PST
Prosecutors: Dutch man who dealt drugs on shuttered Silk Road site to plead guilty

Sparkler Bomb
Entertainment / 2014-04-24 22:08:17 PST
Ok so this is my first LL video upload. I made this for 4th of July. Cost about $30 worth of sparklers and a roll of duct tape. I cut all the handles off and taped it as tight as possible. Kinda loud

India Ink: India Election Digest: April 25
World News / 2014-04-24 22:03:50 PST
A roundup of local election-related news for Friday.

Warriors want input on likely name change
Sports / 2014-04-24 21:57:36 PST
The Golden State Warriors say they will be seeking input from fans on whether they should change their name after announcing earlier this week they'd purchased a 12-acre property in San Francisco that

Radical press demands copyright takedown of Marx-Engels Collected Works
Miscellaneous / 2014-04-24 21:54:22 PST
Lawrence and Wishart, a radical press founded in 1936 and formerly associated with the Communist Party of Great Britain, has asserted a copyright over "Marx-Engels Collected Works," a series of $25-

US, Japan Say TPP Trade Talks Make Headway
Headline News / 2014-04-24 21:50:28 PST
US, Japan say TPP trade talks make headway, though broad agreement still out of reach

Possible GOP Presidential Candidates to Court NRA
Headline News / 2014-04-24 21:48:34 PST
Potential 2016 GOP presidential candidates to discuss gun rights, court NRA at annual meeting

Study: US Manufacturers Gaining Competitiveness
Headline News / 2014-04-24 21:46:54 PST
Study: US manufacturers gain as rising wages and energy costs erode China's cost advantage

Seabed Search for Missing Malaysian Jet to Widen
Headline News / 2014-04-24 21:43:08 PST
Seabed search for missing Malaysian jet set to widen with no clues found in targeted area

Wild Even Series at 2 With 2-1 Win Vs. Avalanche
Sports / 2014-04-24 21:42:13 PST
Coyle scores, Wild control game again to beat Avalanche 2-1 and even series at 2

Solarte's 4 RBIs help Yanks top Red Sox 14-5 (Yahoo Sports)
Sports / 2014-04-24 21:42:10 PST
CC Sabathia provided a lift for the New York Yankees depleted rotation. Then Michael Pineda was suspended for 10 games for using pine tar. After those developments were announced Thursday, Sabathia

Pinterest Adds Smarter Search Tool
Technology / 2014-04-24 21:35:13 PST
Pinterest is adding new search features to help users better navigate the 30 billion pins on the site. The company just announced Guided Search, a new product that lets users filter their search by ad

Former US Test Site Sues Nuclear Nations For Disarmament Failure
Technology / 2014-04-24 21:29:00 PST
mdsolar (1045926) writes "The tiny Pacific republic of the Marshall Islands, scene of massive U.S. nuclear tests in the 1950s, sued the United States and eight other nuclear-armed countries on Thursda

Donaldson, A's blast Astros; Clemens tossed
Sports / 2014-04-24 21:14:10 PST
Josh Donaldson hit a pair of two-run homers to help the Oakland Athletics cruise to a 10-1 win over the Houston Astros on Thursday night.