What Happened on 05 October 2012
Jordan's King Abdullah II has dissolved parliament, paving the way for early elections ahead of protests stemmed from the Arab… Read More.
U.S. President Barack Obama has accused Mitt Romney of being dishonest during a televised debate, that most observers concur his… Read More.
The United Nations has called for calm in Turkey and Syria as tensions escalate in the wake of cross-border shelling.… Read More.
U.S. federal and state authorities have launched a probe into Credit Suisse AG over mortgage-backed securities packaged and sold by… Read More.
U.S. President Barack Obama's lukewarm performance in the first presidential debate sparked unease across Europe on Thursday, where hopes are… Read More.
Spanish Economy Minister Luis de Guindos has dismissed claims that his country needs a bailout. Speculation has been mounting that… Read More.
Olympic heptathlon champion Jessica Ennis of Great Britain has been named the women's European athlete of 2012, European Athletics announced… Read More.
The National Hockey League (NHL) canceled the first two weeks of the 2012-13 regular season on Thursday due to a… Read More.
Facebook passed the 1 billion-user mark in September, the 8-year-old social networking site announced on Thursday. Facebook, which has endured… Read More.
Samsung reported quarterly profit of $7.3 billion on Friday, a fourth straight record quarter and nearly double last year's figure.… Read More.
Actor Alec Baldwin revealed on Thursday that he offered to take a salary cut to keep NBC comedy 30 Rock… Read More.