What Happened on 13 March 2013

Venezuela to probe Chavez murder allegations

Venezuelan officials said on Tuesday they will set up an inquiry to look into suspicions that President Hugo Chavez was… Read More.

Cardinals resume papal deliberations

Cardinals resumed their second day of deliberations on Wednesday in the Vatican conclave to elect a new pope after reaching… Read More.

Tesco buys Giraffe restaurants

British supermarket group Tesco announced on Wednesday it had acquired bought the restaurant chain Giraffe for $72.7 million. The move… Read More.

Chicago Bears sign Martellus Bennet to four-year contract

The Chicago Bears announced on Tuesday that former Dallas Cowboys and New York Giants tight end Martellus Bennett had agreed… Read More.

Google pays executives $15 million in bonuses

Internet search giant Google is to pay out nearly $15 million in bonuses to four of its top executives for… Read More.

The Great Gatsby to open Cannes

Baz Luhrmann's adaptation of The Great Gatsby is to open the 66th Cannes Film Festival. Based on F. Scott Fitzgerald's… Read More.