Business

Evacuees return, but California wildfire rages

In Santa Clarita , 30 miles (48 kilometers) northwest of downtown Los Angeles, a fire broke out Friday near a highway and quickly spread through arid vegetation in rugged mou..., [Full Article...]

Entertainment

Sheriff: Man shoots woman in head; jumps from car

Sheriff: Man shoots woman in head; jumps from car Lee County Coroner Bill Harris said it's believed the woman was shot while the vehicle was traveling. He is now being held in the Lee County Detention Facility on a Fugitive from Justice Charge regarding a probation violation in the State of Georgia. [Full Article...]

Technology

Major Layoffs Aren't Expected After Yahoo-Verizon Deal (Yet), Analysts Say

Major Layoffs Aren't Expected After Yahoo-Verizon Deal (Yet), Analysts Say The sale does not include Yahoo's cash, its stake in Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA), or its shares in Yahoo Japan (YAHOY). It plans to change its name and become a publicly traded investment company. Co-founders Jerry Yang and David Filo began building a web directory as Stanford University computer graduate students in 1994, and Yahoo ... [Full Article...]

Science

Twitter's Android app makes night-time tweeting easy

Twitter's Android app makes night-time tweeting easy Though subtle, Night Mode is a welcomed addition for users who prefer a less abrasive interface when using a device in a low or no light setting. But, if you must look at Twitter , you may as well save your eyesight by using the new " night mode " setting, now available for Android. [Full Article...]

Sport

Yankees can't complete sweep in 4-1 loss to Orioles

The Yankees mustered just five hits on Thursday after outscoring the second-place Orioles 12-3 in the first three games of the series. "We don't look at snapping anything". The Orioles were in a 4-for-38 slump with runners in scoring position when Schoop came to the plate with two on and two out in the seventh. They entered the day just 3-f... [Full Article...]

Health

Malawi man arrested after describing sex with young girls

Malawi man arrested after describing sex with young girls Eric Aniva , a sex worker known in Malawi as a "hyena", was the subject of a BBC feature last week. "Hyena", "Fisi" in the native chewa language is a traditional title given to a man hired by communities in several remote parts of the country to provide what is called sexual "cleansing". [Full Article...]