What Happened on 05 November 2013

India building world's tallest statue

India is planning on building a 597 feet tall statue in Gujarat, honoring one of the founding fathers Sardar Vallabhbhai… Read More.

Musharraf granted bail after house arrest

Pakistan's former military ruler Pervez Musharraf has been granted bail after being under house arrest for six months.  Although, this… Read More.

Toronto mayor admits 'stupidity' but denies smoking crack

Toronto's mayor admitted to having made mistakes after a rough week, which included police claiming they possess a video showing… Read More.

BlackBerry is not selling itself anymore

BlackBerry announced today that it doesn't plan on selling itself to Fairfax Financial Holdings anymore.  The company was supposed to… Read More.

Johnson & Johnson to pay $2.2B over allegations

Johnson & Johnson and its subsidiaries are soon to pay over $2.2B in order to resolve civil and criminal allegations. … Read More.

7M Americans are eligible for ObamaCare policies

New findings by Wall Street analysts suggest that about seven million people are qualified for free or cheap healthcare plans. … Read More.

Double victory for Kenya at NYC marathon

There were two Kenyan winners at the NYC Marathon this year.   Geoffrey Mutai, who set a course record at… Read More.

Texans coach is stable after collapse

Houston Texans coach Gary Kubiak is now in a stable condition after collapsing during the game against the Indianapolis Colts… Read More.

Debut awards show by YouTube was chaotic

The first awards show by YouTube was livestreamed and kind of interesting.  The unscripted show was directed by Spike Jonze… Read More.

Google's Schmidt calls NSA spying "outrageous"

Google's executive chairman Eric Schmidt responded to the reports about the NSA hacking reams of data from Yahoo and Google. … Read More.

Julian Assange was MIA's opener

There was a surprise opening act at MIA's latest tour, which began in New York City on Friday.  WikiLeaks founder… Read More.

Ender's Game tops weekend box office

Futuristic movie 'Ender's Game' made $28M and topped the box office this weekend. 'Bad Grandpa' still stands strong with $20.5M,… Read More.