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Thailand cave rescue to be turned into Hollywood movie

Production house Pure Flix's Managing partner Michael Scott, who lives in Thailand, was at rescue site, made announcement on Twitter.

12 Jul 2018 12:12 PM

Pinching pennies to minting billions: Here's how 2 roommates founded Airbnb

Airbnb is a startup now valued at more than USD 30 billion which boasts millions of places to stay in more than 191 countries.

04 Jul 2018 3:38 PM

Samsung, Apple settle lengthy iPhone patent dispute

In May, US jury awarded Apple USD 539 mn, after Samsung had previously paid Apple USD 399 mn to compensate for patent infringement.

28 Jun 2018 2:54 PM

Winds fan growing California wildfires, thousands evacuated

Erratic wind and heat gripping a swath of California from San Jose to the Oregon border drove the flames.

25 Jun 2018 11:18 AM

Intel CEO resigns after investigation into relationship with employee

After announcing resignation of Brian Krzanich as CEO and member of board of directors, board named CFO Robert Swan as interim CEO.

21 Jun 2018 8:19 PM


Trump inclined to support legalisation easing US ban on Marijuana

Federal ban that puts pot on same level as LSD, heroin created conflict with more than 2 dozen states that have legalised it in some form.

09 Jun 2018 1:20 PM

Uber trims losses and grows business, plans new stock sale

Uber cut its losses almost in half and its ride bookings jumped 51 per cent since one year ago.

24 May 2018 12:53 PM

AMD lines up new processors for enterprise users

A range of notebooks and desktops with the AMD processor will be made available by partners - HP, Dell and Lenovo.

15 May 2018 3:28 PM

10 kids with burns and injuries removed from California home; parents deny torture

The children, ages 4 months to 12 yrs, were removed from their home March 31 after Ina called authorities to report missing child.

15 May 2018 3:03 PM

Palmdale shooting: Chaos after multiple shooting reports, 1 student wounded

Los Angeles County deputies detained 14-yr-old former Highland High School student in the shooting of 15-yr-old boy, who was hit in the arm.

12 May 2018 11:01 AM


Google to showcase AI advances at its big conference

Google Assistant could gain new abilities to handle tasks.

08 May 2018 2:27 PM

4 women sue US Olympic Committee, taekwondo body over sex trafficking

Heidi Gilbert, Mandy Meloon and 2 others went to court over what they called 'two decades of sexual abuse, exploitation and trafficking'.

08 May 2018 11:25 AM

No miracle candidate will save US, says Michelle Obama

Michelle Obama, the former first lady, 54, was greeted like a rock star at a conference called United State of Women Summit at Los Angeles.

06 May 2018 6:42 PM

California attack: 80-yr-old gunman shoots dead 1, wounds 1, then kills self

A woman died and a man remained hospitalised in intensive care after the shooting in Mill Valley, about 23 kms north of San Francisco.

04 May 2018 11:44 AM

Donald Trump’s naked statue to go under hammer for USD 28,000

Julien’s Auctions announced Wednesday it sold the artwork -- believed to be the last of the controversial statues -- for USD 28,000.

03 May 2018 4:00 PM


California man killed boyfriend of co-worker he desired

San Mateo County prosecutors said 31-yr-old Kevin Prasad spent months trying to persuade his co-worker to dump her boyfriend and date him.

03 May 2018 12:29 PM

US says border crossing is full before caravan tries to seek asylum

The caravan got attention after President Donald Trump and members of his Cabinet called it a threat to the United States.

30 Apr 2018 11:37 AM

Golden State Killer: 72-yr-old ex-cop held in decades-old case

The culprit is suspected of at least 12 slayings and 50 rapes in 10 counties from Northern to Southern California.

26 Apr 2018 1:37 PM

Trump lawyer Cohen will invoke 5th Amendment rights in Stormy Daniels case

Cohen is asking to delay proceedings for 90 days, arguing that any statement could affect criminal investigation into his business dealings.

26 Apr 2018 11:16 AM

RFK's last journey: Kennedy's funeral train, America's grief in photos

The images captured America’s grief in a way that was unusual in photography, by seeing the events through the eyes of ordinary people.

24 Apr 2018 8:04 PM