Disgraced media baron Conrad Black, pictured in 2010, received ...
Jan 14th, 2011
(AFP/Getty Images/File) - Disgraced media baron Conrad Black, pictured in 2010, received some good news Thursday when US prosecutors announced they would not re-try him on two counts interpreted as too broad by the Supreme Court last year.(AFP/Getty Images/File/Scott Olson) -
Very few people become global icons whose passing can dominate all of the world's front pages, trigger non-stop TV coverage and invite worshipful plaudits from across the media landscape. Nelson Mandela was one. The 95-year-old's death also generated an outpouring of emotion across Twitter and other social media, demonstrating a fitting s... [Full Article]
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) - Now that the Britannia Awards are televised, viewers can see Sacha Baron Cohen knock an 87-year-old woman out of her wheelchair. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
By Amy Sawitta Lefevre BANGKOK (Reuters) - About 100,000 anti-government protesters gathered in Thailand's capital on Sunday, as simmering tensions between Bangkok's middle classes and the mostly rural supporters of ousted Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra threatened to boil over. The protests led by the opposition Democrat Party mark the... [Full Article]