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FBI, Boston police say range of suspects, motives remains 'wide open'

Fox News - ‎11 minutes ago‎
The FBI and state and local police are intensifying their probe into Monday's bombing at the finish line of the Boston Marathon, vowing a "worldwide investigation" and appealing to the public for tips and cellphone pictures that might yield clues about who was ...
From Boston to Bay Area, Running Tributes Abound
Boston bombs said to be made from pressure cookers
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American Airlines grounds flights after computer outage

CBS News - ‎13 minutes ago‎
Updated at 5:01 p.m. ET. DALLAS American Airlines said it has fully restored its reservations system after an outage took it offline, but warned that passengers could expect flight delays and cancellations throughout the rest of the day.
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Pressure cooker bombs used in past by militants

Houston Chronicle - ‎1 hour ago‎
CAIRO (AP) - Homemade bombs built from pressure cookers, a version of which was used in the Boston Marathon bombings, have been a frequent weapon of militants in Afghanistan, India and Pakistan.
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Bird Flu a 'Truly Nasty Virus'

ABC News - ‎3 hours ago‎
Share. 0. HONG KONG -- A new strain of bird flu has been reported in China, and it has sickened 63 people and killed 14. I spoke with my former colleagues at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, who are some of the world's leading experts on ...
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Yahoo Improves Profit, but Not Revenue

New York Times
32 minutes ago
Written by
Nicole Perlroth
Yahoo Improves Profit, but Not Revenue. By NICOLE PERLROTH. Published: April 16, 2013. SAN FRANCISCO - Yahoo 's first-quarter earnings beat analysts' expectations Tuesday, even as revenue was stagnant, in Marissa Mayer's third earnings report as ...
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Longtime NFL announcer Pat Summerall has died

USA TODAY - ‎40 minutes ago‎
Pat Summerall was an NFL player who became better known as a network NFL announcer. Summerall 4-16-13. Pat Summerall, left, who passed away Tuesday, will forever be linked with NFL broadcasting partner John Madden calling Sunday afternoon ...
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Pakistan election rally hit by deadly bomb attack

BBC News - ‎3 hours ago‎
At least nine people have been killed and dozens injured in Pakistan after a suicide bomb attack in Peshawar. The Awami National Party (ANP), which governed the restive Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, had called the political rally ahead of next month's ...
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Boston Marathon explosions: Pakistan Taliban says it was not behind bombs
14 hours ago
Written by
Rob Crilly
... • Boston Marathon explosions: latest updates • Three dead, dozens injured as 'bombs' hit race finish line • The clock showed 4:09:44... then the shockwave hit • In pictures: Boston Marathon bombing • Barack Obama promises 'full weight of justice' ...
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Cerabino: In marathon's darkest moments, human kindness runs deep

Palm Beach Post - ‎1 hour ago‎
Carlos Arrendo, formerly of Hollywood, Fla., and medical responders run an injured Jeffrey Bauman, 24, toward medical help at the 2013 Boston Marathon following an explosion in Boston, Monday, April 15.
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Stocks regain ground on upbeat reports - ‎43 minutes ago‎
NEW YORK, April 16 (UPI) -- U.S. stock indexes regained about 60 percent of Monday's losses and gold put the brakes on a historic two-day plunge on upbeat economic reports.
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Intel offers more evidence of PC decline

CNN - ‎1 hour ago‎
Intel's attempts to innovate in the PC space, like its slim and light Ultrabook design, haven't taken off with buyers. NEW YORK (CNNMoney).
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Influential economic study on austerity may be flawed

Reuters - ‎1 hour ago‎
By David Gaffen. NEW YORK | Tue Apr 16, 2013 4:57pm EDT. NEW YORK (Reuters) - One of the key intellectual touchstones in the move towards government austerity efforts around the world may have been incorrect in its conclusions due in part to ...
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Facebook Putting "Mobile First," Bringing Home to iOS

PC Magazine
1 hour ago
Written by
Michael Miller
In a discussion at the D: Dive into Mobile conference this morning, Facebook CTO Mike Schroepfer and VP of Engineering Cory Ondrejka talked about the creation of Facebook Home, and plans to take some of the features to other platforms, including to a ...
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Samsung Taiwan marketers allegedly created astroturf smear campaign against ...

Ars Technica
22 minutes ago
Written by
Casey Johnston
Samsung Taiwan has apparently copped to using “anonymous” comments to astroturf forums, boosting the image of its own phones and denigrating those of HTC, according to a report from PC Advisor published Tuesday.
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HP to embed Leap Motion gesture control in certain devices

DVICE - ‎43 minutes ago‎
Ever since the debut of the Leap Motion last year, the device has won fans by showing how Minority Report-style gesture control can become a part of our daily lives right now.
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Microsoft's Windows 8 Plan B(lue): Bring back the Start button, boot to desktop

ZDNet - ‎9 hours ago‎
Summary: Microsoft may be moving toward bringing back the Start Button and allowing users to boot straight to the desktop with its coming Windows 8.1 release later this year.
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Ozzy Osbourne says he and wife Sharon Osbourne are not divorcing ...

New York Daily News - ‎6 hours ago‎
Ozzy Osbourne apologized to his family in a heartfelt Facebook message on Tuesday, for relapsing with substance abuse. The British rocker, 60, also clarified that he is not getting a divorce from his wife of over 30 years, Sharon Osbourne.
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News Corp. Picks Name: 21st Century Fox

Wall Street Journal - ‎44 minutes ago‎
News Corp . will change its name to 21st Century Fox after its newspaper and book-publishing assets are spun off. As a television and entertainment businesses, 21st Century Fox will hold the bulk of News Corp.
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Selena Gomez Bindi Controversy: Hindu Group Offended by Singer's Forehead ...

E! Online - ‎11 minutes ago‎
Dare we call it Bindigate? The traditional forehead decoration that a Bollywood-inspired Selena Gomez wore while performing "Come & Get It" at the MTV Movie Awards on Sunday has a Hindu group demanding an apology from the Spring Breakers star.
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Spurs sign former All-Star Tracy McGrady for playoff run

Yahoo! Canada Sports - ‎1 hour ago‎
Free agent Tracy McGrady has signed a contract to play for the San Antonio Spurs for the rest of the season, league sources told Yahoo!
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Closer watch- Hanrahan to DL - ‎40 minutes ago‎
The Red Sox placed Joel Hanrahan closer on the 15-day DL Wednesday with a hamstring injury. The injury probably isn't that serious and may only require the minimum time on the DL, but Andrew Bailey is now in line for saves.
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Documents reveal Oregon football committed 'major' violations

Los Angeles Times
2 hours ago
Written by
Chris Dufresne
The NCAA's on-going investigation into the Oregon football program appears to be crawling toward conclusion. It may still be months before a final verdict is rendered, but documents released Monday reveal the NCAA and the school concluded “major” ...
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Strange new bursts of gamma rays point to a new way to destroy a star

Science Codex - ‎4 hours ago‎
A team led by the University of Warwick has pinpointed a new type of exceptionally powerful and long-lived cosmic explosion, prompting a theory that they arise in the violent death throes of a supergiant star.
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Mars settlers wanted. Send audition tape. No, seriously.

Los Angeles Times
2 hours ago
Written by
Deborah Netburn
Aspiring astronauts and wannabe reality TV stars, take note: A nonprofit that aims to send the first human colonists to Mars by 2023 will start taking applications in July of this year.
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Colic in infants may be early sign of migraine headache

USA TODAY - ‎2 hours ago‎
Colic has long been believed to be gastrointestinal pain in babies, say doctors, but new research suggests it may actually be related to migraine headaches instead.
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Doctors ask for medical marijuana legalization

San Francisco Chronicle - ‎16 minutes ago‎
CHICAGO (AP) - Nearly 250 Illinois physicians put their names behind a proposal Tuesday that would legalize marijuana for patients with serious illnesses, hoping to give a boost to the legislation one day before an anticipated vote on the House floor.
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