What Happened on 17 November 2012

Benghazi attack "was terror strike", says Petraeus

Former CIA chief General David Petraeus told U.S. lawmakers on Friday that the assault on an American consulate in Libya… Read More.

Israel pledges to intensify Gaza offensive

Israel ordered up to 75,000 reservists on stand-by on Friday and pledged to intensify its offensive on the Gaza Strip.… Read More.

Twinkies-maker to close down

The maker of Twinkies, the popular American cream-filled sponge cakes, is to close shop resulting in the loss of 18,500… Read More.

David Beckham reps dismiss Australia rumors

David Beckham's representatives have dismissed claims made by the Football Federation of Australia (FFA) over negotiations of a move to… Read More.

Anonymous hacker group targets Israeli websites

Hacking group Anonymous launched a series of cyber attacks against websites in Israel on Friday. Data bombardments briefly knocked several… Read More.

Amy Winehouse's London home up for auction

Singer Amy Winehouse's north London home is set to go under the hammer after it failed to sell, auctioneer McHugh… Read More.