What Happened on 14 October 2013

At least 89 dead in temple stampede

Chaos broke out when hindu worshippers were crossing a bridge in central India to get to a temple and the… Read More.

Eiffel Tower evacuated after phone threat

Security forces cleared the Eiffel Tower after receiving a threat via telephone; an official refused to provide details.  The 324-meter… Read More.

Vietnam fireworks factory explosion killed dozens

A military-run fireworks factory exploded in northern Vietnam yesterday, killing dozens of people.  The exact death-toll is still unclear but… Read More.

BMW shows the convertible version of 4 Series Coupe

BMW is soon going to show the convertible version of its 4 Series Couple, which was revealed in January.  According… Read More.

'Raccoon Rolls' is now dung-free

The "Raccoon Rolls" was born after a 1934 Rolls-Royce Phantom II Streamline Saloon was kept in a barn for decades.… Read More.

Google defends Chrome browser's security settings

Google defended Chrome browser after data management firm Identity Finder criticized its security design and flaws. … Read More.

Kenya's Kimetto broke the course record at the Chicago Marathon

Dennis Kimetto finished the Chicago Marathon in 2 hours, 3 minutes and 45 seconds, beating the record set by Tsegaye… Read More.

Third NFL player in Tampa is infected

The NFL players' union considered canceling the game between the Buccaneers and Eagles since it discovered that a third Tampa… Read More.

Google to start using people's faces and names in ads

Google is attempting to become more like Facebook and is soon going to start posting ads with people's names and… Read More.

Web sites responsible for anonymous comments

The European Court of Human Rights has declared that websites can be held accountable for the anonymous comments posted on… Read More.

'Gravity' tops box office once again

Highly praised thriller 'Gravity' has topped the weekend box office again, making $44.3M.  'Captain Phillips' starring Tom Hanks didn't do… Read More.

Michael Douglas lied about his cancer

Michael Douglas didn't reveal everything about his cancer when he mentioned that he had late stage throat cancer; he recently… Read More.