What Happened on 07 October 2012

Pope's ex-butler jailed for theft

Pope Benedict's former butler Paolo Gabriele has been found guilty of stealing confidential papers from him and sentenced to 18… Read More.

Obama given record September fundraising boost

A record $181 million was raised in September for U.S. President Barack Obama's re-election bid. "This is by far our… Read More.

Shell declares force majeure on Nigeria LNG supply

Shell has declared a force majeure on its gas deliveries from Nigeria's liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant following an attempt… Read More.

Djokovic to face Tsonga in China final

Top seed Novak Djokovic of Serbia defeated Serb Florian Mayer of Germany on Saturday to set up a final clash… Read More.

Barcode celebrates 60th patent anniversary

Today marks the 60th anniversary of the barcode patent, filed in the U.S. in 1952. However, the black-and-white stripes only… Read More.

Daryl Hannah released after pipeline arrest

Actress Daryl Hannah has been released from a Texas jail after she was arrested for protesting against a pipeline designed… Read More.