What Happened on 07 December 2012

Japan earthquake triggers tsunami

A 7.3 magnitude earthquake struck off Japan's eastern coast this morning. The quake triggered a tsunami warning and a 3-foot… Read More.

Philippine typhoon death toll hits 300

More than 300 people have lost their lives and hundreds more are missing in the wake of Typhoon Bopha, which… Read More.

HSBC may pay $1.8 billion money laundering fine

HSBC could pay a fine of $1.8 billion as part of a settlement with U.S. law-enforcement agencies over money laundering… Read More.

Tampa Bay Rays sign James Loney

The Tampa Bay Rays signed free agent first baseman James Loney to a one-year contract on Thursday. Financial terms of… Read More.

Macs to be made in U.S., says Apple's Tim Cook

Apple is to start manufacturing one of its Mac lines exclusively in the United States. In an interview with NBC… Read More.

Stephen Baldwin charged with tax evasion

Actor Stephen Baldwin was charged with felony tax evasion in New York state on Thursday. The younger brother of 30… Read More.