An elementary school inspires University of Wisconsin-Madison to create a new wheelchair lift. The Funicular is still in the testing stages, but could make more places wheelchair accessible. (May 24)
Even as the Mumbai Police served summons to Chennai Super Kings CEO Gurunath Meiyappan, the son-in-law of BCCI president N Srinivasan on Thursday, asking him to appear before the investigators on Monday in connection with the spot-fixing scandal, former cricketer, Kirti Azad on Friday said Gurunath's conviction will be the darkest day for Indian cricket.
Even as the very popular, Indian Premiere League finds itself in a complete mess owing to a massive web of spot-fixing in its sixth season, Pakistani bombshell, Veena Malik has hit out at people involved in the shameful act.
The photo of the mom carrying her daughter from the destroyed school in Moore, Oklahoma has been used in hundreds of newspapers. LaTisha Garcia talks about what happened next. She says her 8-year-old daughter, Jazmin Rodriguez, is okay. (May 23)
Russian Ambassador to India Alexander M Kidskin has stated that Russia is ever ready to offer assistance to India in establishing 16 nuclear power generating stations.
Buzz is that dimpled beauty Preity Zinta who is usually very sweet and polite lost her temper and created a ruckus at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport after she was denied permission to board a flight for being too late.
Highlights of this day in history: Samuel Morse opens America's first telegraph line; Four men sentenced for the 1993 World Trade Center bombing; Britain's Queen Victoria born; The Brooklyn Bridge opens; Singer-songwriter Bob Dylan born. (May 24)
The establishments are accused of swapping premium liquor for cheaper brands, dirty water and other suspicious concoctions.
All four lanes of the bridge gave way around 7 p.m. Pacific time, dumping cars and their passengers into the Skagit River.
The Interstate 5 Bridge over the Skagit River in Northwestern Washington State collapsed on Thursday evening, dumping vehicles and people into the river. State troopers are not certain if there were any injuries or deaths. (May 24)
The Boy Scouts of America threw open its ranks Thursday to gay Scouts but not gay Scout leaders - a fiercely contested compromise that some warned could fracture the organization and lead to mass defections of members and donors. (May 23)
The defense chose to release Martin's cellphone data, which allegedly includes pictures of a marijuana plant and a pistol.
The president's speech comes the day after his administration acknowledged that four U.S. citizens had been killed by drone strikes.
The Mega Potato is the most calorie-laden item McDonald's offers with 1,142 calories and twice as many fries as a large order.
Authorities say it does not appear the killing of two young brothers in a Utah subdivision was planned. Blood but no weapon was found on the 15-year-old brother of the dead boys, ages 4 and 10, when he was arrested. (May 23)