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The owners of 300 Bangladesh garments factories shut their operations indefinitely on Saturday after days of violent pay protests by workers, threatening the country's biggest export already impacted
When the Watergate complex was built in the 1960s, it was just a group of buildings on the western edge of the nation's capital. Then, 40 years ago Sunday, police in Washington arrested five men
Welcome to this morning’s edition of “First To Know,” a series in which we keep you in the know on what’s happening in the digital world. Today, we’re looking at three particularly
The personal stories were slightly awkward. The small-town events tended toward the corny. His chats with voters were usually just a few words. But as Mitt Romney campaigned across six states, he
NBA commissioner David Stern brought his case for punishing floppers before the league's new competition committee on Monday intent on figuring out how to discourage players from deceiving referees
A pair of banner horses will bookend the five-day meeting at Royal Ascot, which gets underway on Tuesday, when Frankel bids to extend his unbeaten sequence to 11 in the Queen Anne Stakes over 1,600
Which would you rather give up for a weekend -- sex or your iPhone? 15% of respondents to one study said they would choose a romance-free weekend rather than go without their beloved device. A recent
There are two sides to “fragmentation,” and while Apple’s iOS 6 software doesn’t necessarily have big negative implications for developers, users with older Apple devices will be missing out
Federal prosecutors are targeting medical marijuana shops in California, seeking forfeiture of the properties in which they do business.The authorities are pressuring landlords to shut down the shops
In the year and a half since modern, mass-market electric cars have been available for purchase, many a pundit has attempted to paint a picture of what driving and owning one of these vehicles is
The Kindle just got a whole lot more kid-friendly.[More from Mashable: MGM Films Coming to Amazon’s Streaming Video Service]Amazon on Thursday rolled out a series of updates for its Kindle iOS and
Microsoft is expanding its offer of a discounted Xbox 360 for gamers who sign up for a Live Gold membership to all Best Buy and certain GameStop stores.The deal is currently only available through
Immigrants in the United States are punching above their weight, at least when it comes to small business ownership. Nearly one in five (18 percent) small business owner in the U.S. was born in
Sudden changes in a dog's temperament, for example episodes of aggression, could be related to some internal pain they are feeling, which sets them on edge if they are touched, new research
The Los Angeles Dodgers signed outfielder Andre Ethier to a five-year deal through 2017 on Tuesday, keeping him and Matt Kemp together in the middle of the lineup.It's the team's first major move
The Supreme Court ruled on Monday that a city did not violate the Constitution when it forgave some future property tax obligations for certain taxpayers, but refused to refund payments made by other
China's Sinohydro Group said it has not received any written notification that Iran has cancelled a $2 billion contract for it to help build a hydroelectric dam in the country.On Thursday, Chinese
No joke: Bill Maher owns a stake in the New York Mets.The stand-up comic and political satirist was at Citi Field on Sunday and revealed that he bought a minority share of the team months ago. Mets
IndyCar CEO Randy Bernard insisted he doesn't regret personally fueling speculation on his Twitter account that a team owner is trying to get him fired."I have to feel like I'm in control of my job,"
Plenty of pet owners are comforted by a pair of puppy-dog eyes or a swipe of the tongue when their dog catches them crying. Now, new research suggests that dogs really do respond uniquely to tears.