Cupertino, CA Apple has announced that it has bought Beats for $2.6 billion in cash and $400 million in equity in a deal that is expected to clear regulators by the fall. The equity was designed as an incentive to keep Dr. Drea (Andre Young) involved with the future development of...
Miami, Fla. - Police and FBI agents have arrested two men trying to sell a stolen Matisse painting worth $3 million. The 1925 painting, “Odalisque in Red Pants" was stolen from a Venezuelan museum and replaced by a forgery and authorities here say the two suspects were trying to sell...
Pyongyang, North Korea The communist country of North Korea sentenced an American tourist to 15 years at a hard labor camp on Wednesday. Otto Warmbier,21, a student at the University of Virginia was found guilty of crimes against the state. Warmbier admitted that he tried to steal a propaganda banner to...
San Jose, CA Tesla has said it will build its massive $5 billion battery “gigafactory” just outside of Reno, Nevada.  The new manufacturing plant will cover 10 million square feet, equivalent to 174 football fields. Once built, the new plant will be able to manufacture enough batters to build 500,000 cars...
Pittsburg, PA Police in Pittsburg was forced to bring to bring SWAT to a home where a man pulled a gun on a woman and then tried to flush a 6-week-old child down the toilet. According to investigators, the man and woman were arguing at home at around 12:30 a.m. in...
Las Vegas, NV One person is dead and over three dozen are injured after police say a woman intentionally swerved here car onto on a sidewalk in Las Vegas at least two times on Sunday night. Police say that the vehicle was traveling northbound on Las Vegas Boulevard near Bellagio way...
Silver Springs, MD An explosion at an apartment building in Maryland on Wednesday night has left over 30 people hurt and several people unaccounted. The explosion happened just before midnight at a four-story apartment building in Silver Spring. Montgomery County Fire Department responded to the scene and evacuated 28 apartments. Around 90...
As a strong winter storm approaches the northeast, airlines have already canceled 370 flights by Friday afternoon in anticipation of the storm, which is expected to bring blizzard conditions to some, and heavy winter snow up to 2 feet beginning Friday night. Most airlines have begun instituting weather waivers, allowing...
Firefox web browser maker Mozilla saw its newest CEO, Brendan Eich, resigned just a few days after becoming CEO because of pressure he is facing for supporting a ban on gay marriage in California under a state constitutional amendment called Proposition 8.  Eich is also known for and credited...
Kathmandu, Nepal The US State Department has announced that three American Citizens are among the over 2,000 dead from the divesting earthquake that struck Nepal on Saturday. There are no further details on the identities of the three Americans who were in Nepal or what they were doing at the time. So...