A view of the Facebook homepage. Attempts by Facebook to shut ...
Mar 29th, 2011
(AFP/File) - A view of the Facebook homepage. Attempts by Facebook to shut down a "Third Intifada" page backfired on Tuesday, with over 7,000 Palestinians immediately signing up for three new copycat pages.(AFP/File/Nicholas Kamm) -
LONDON (AP) - Both of the suspects accused of butchering a British soldier during broad daylight on a London street had long been on the radar of Britain's domestic spy agency, though investigators say it would have been nearly impossible to predict that the men were on the verge of a brutal killing. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
(Reuters) - Google Inc is considering buying Israeli mobile satellite navigation start-up Waze Inc, which may lead to a bidding war with Facebook Inc, Bloomberg news reported, citing people familiar with the matter. Waze is seeking more than $1 billion and is fielding expressions of interest from multiple parties, said Bloomberg, citing a source. O... [Full Article]
BEIRUT (AP) - Syrian opposition forces have targeted government officials, army and police officers and civil servants in their campaign to topple President Bashar Assad's regime. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
LONDON (Reuters) - London's Heathrow Airport closed both its runways on Friday following an incident with a British Airways plane, the airport operator said. British Airways said it was investigating the issue and operator Heathrow Limited said all the passengers had been evacuated. (Reporting by Kate Holton; editing by Stephen Addison) (Sourc... [Full Article]