What Happened on 14 April 2013

China and United States pledge to tackle North Korea tensions

China and the United States pledged on Saturday to work together to resolve tensions over North Korea's nuclear program. Both… Read More.

Palestinian PM Salam Fayyad steps down

Palestinian Prime Minister Salam Fayyad announced his resignation on Saturday following a long-running dispute with President Mahmoud Abbas. According to… Read More.

Coffee firm Douwe Egberts agrees on takeover bid

The world’s third biggest coffee maker, DE Master Blenders, has agreed to be bought for $9.84 billion. The Dutch firm… Read More.

Kobe Bryant sidelined for 6-9 months after surgery on torn Achilles

Kobe Bryant is expected to be off the court for the next six to nine months in order to recover… Read More.

Electronic Arts lays off staff at Montreal studio

Videogame publisher Electronic Arts (EA) has laid off staff at its Montreal game studio as part of its latest round… Read More.

Tom Jones to play legendary Los Angeles club

Tom Jones is to perform at a legendary Los Angeles club as part of a tour of the United States.… Read More.