What Happened on 16 January 2013

80 killed in Aleppo university blasts

More than 80 people were killed in two blasts in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo on Tuesday. The explosions… Read More.

Obama to unveil gun proposals

U.S. President Barack Obama is to unveil "a package of concrete proposals" to counter gun violence later today. Vice President… Read More.

Japanese airlines ground Boeing Dreamliners

Two Japanese airlines grounded all of their Boeing 787 Dreamliners on Wednesday following a sixth problem to occur in less… Read More.

Armstrong 'did not come clean in expected way', says Oprah

Oprah Winfrey said on Tuesday that Lance Armstrong "did not come clean in the way I expected" over claims he… Read More.

Facebook unveils new search feature

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg unveiled a new search feature on Tuesday. Called Graph Search, Zuckerberg said the tool was not… Read More.

Dan Brown to release new book in May

Dan Brown, the bestselling author of The Da Vinci Code, is set to release a new book in May. InfernoRead More.