What Happened on 08 October 2013

Captured al-Qaeda leader being held on navy ship

The recently captured Libyan al-Qaeda leader is being held on a Navy ship and is expected to see land when… Read More.

Taliban is still after Malala

Malala Yousufzai was shot by Pakistani Taliban a year ago but the new threats are not keeping her from fighting… Read More.

Typhoon kills two people in China

A typhoon with powerful winds and rain killed two people in southeastern China today.  According to the National Meteorological Center,… Read More.

Trader Joe's loses battle against its big spending customer

Trader Joe's lost a battle against a Canadian customer who sells the store's goods at his "Pirate Joe's" store.  A… Read More.

New currency goes into circulation Tuesday

A splash of color and style is being added to the $100 bill featuring the face of Benjamin Franklin.  There… Read More.

Warren Buffet made $10B on financial crisis buys

Warren Buffett was one of the few people who bought into the big banks in the middle of the financial… Read More.

Obama said Redskins should change their name

President Obama said he thinks Washington Redskins should agree to changing their name. This is the first time that he… Read More.

13 fans injured in Indy multi crash

Three-time Indy 500 winner was injured after a multi car crash at Houston Grand Prix yesterday; officials said Dario Franchitti… Read More.

Woman claims to be the voice of Siri

A Georgia woman has come forward claiming that she's the voice of Apple's Siri.  A voice forensics expert has already… Read More.

Amazon Kindle Paperwhite is the best e-reader

There could have been an argument about Barnes & Nobles Nook e-reader being the best e-reader a few years ago… Read More.

Actress Halle Berry gives birth to a baby boy

Halle Berry and Olivier Martinez welcomed their second child on Friday; no further details about the boy are available as… Read More.

Miley Cyrus on SNL

Miley Cyrus didn't twerk during her Saturday Night Live gig since "now that white people are doing it, it seems… Read More.