What Happened on 19 August 2013

Muslim Brotherhood cancels protest marches

The Muslim Brotherhood canceled a series of protests around Egypt due to the threat of rooftop snipers.  Egypt was prepared… Read More.

American-born Al Qaeda militant urges more violence

A convert to Islam is praising those who were involved in the 2012 Benghazi attacks. The California born militant Adam… Read More.

Aeromexico is sorry for casting call

Aeromexico airline has apologized for asking "dark-skinned" people to not apply for auditioning. The casting call sought only well-to-do people… Read More.

Teachers pay for the students out of their own pockets

Many school teachers are now spending money out of their own pockets in order to buy supplies for the students.… Read More.

JPMorgan to face a new scandal

JPMorgan is now being investigated over the possible hire of powerful Chinese officials' children who would help the bank win… Read More.

Economic instability affects family life

A new research shows that working-class Americans are less likely to get married or have children than those with college… Read More.

Female Russian runners kiss publicly

Two female Russian runners ended up smooching publicly at the World Athletics Championship. The runners had won gold in the… Read More.

University of Alabama cornerback arrested

Officials said Alabama cornerback has been charged with a DUI.   Geno Smith was taken into custody for driving under… Read More.

Worldwide Internet traffic sees 40 percent drop

Google total eclipse for between one and five minutes led to a drop in the internet traffic by 40 percent. … Read More.

IT expert reports Facebook bug to CEO

IT expert, Khalil Shreateh who had been ignored by Facebook's security team took his bug report directly to Mark Zuckerberg's… Read More.

Actress Stacey Dash slams Oprah

The 46-year-old actress, Stacy Dash has always been vocal with her opinion regarding politics. In the recent months, she has… Read More.

Oprah's Butler to grab No. 1 position

Oprah Winfrey's 'Butler' claimed No. 1 position on the weekend box office by pulling $25 million. 'Kiss Ass 2' didn't… Read More.