What Happened on 01 August 2013

Syria's president is all smiles on Instagram

Syria's President Bashar al-Assad has joined Instagram and his photos fail to represent the real Syria. Instead, the ones he… Read More.

Child dies after water main bursts in Brazil

A child has died and around 12 people have been injured due to burst of a water main, which flooded… Read More.

Mass murderer Breivik to possibly become a college student

Anders Behring Breivik had been sentenced 21 years of prison last August for killing 77 people in Norway. He has… Read More.

Colleges offering more scholarships to wealthy students

Some new studies show that college students that come from affluent background have better chances of getting financial aid than… Read More.

Passengers could one day have to pay for cabin luggage

Michael O' Leary, Ryanair's chief executive said the cost for passengers taking luggage in the hold of its places has… Read More.

Hollywood waiting for millions from China

A film organization in China stopped paying royalties for blockbuster films such as "Man of Steel" and "Skyfall" because of… Read More.

NBA's first-ever scorer Ossie Schectman dies

Ossie Schectman made his mark on the National Basketball Association with the New York Knickerbockers by scoring his first points… Read More.

Johnny Manziel's parents worried

The life of Johnny Manziel, a college football celebrity has been widely documented. His every move has been dissected since… Read More.

Lawsuit alleges Apple's employees to be forced to wait in line without pay

Two former Apple retail employees reported they used to be forced to wait in line for their bags to be… Read More.

The next iPhone might read your fingerprints

Although passwords on smartphones today guarantee security, they might not be tough enough for serious hackers. Mobile security is becoming… Read More.

JK Rowling law firm pays damages over pseudonym leak

The law firm who's partner leaked the information about JK Rowling's pseudonym is now paying damages after the matter was… Read More.

Lindsay Lohan completes rehab

Lindsay Lohan has completed her 90-day stint in rehab and she now plans on staying with a sober coach for… Read More.