What Happened on 20 April 2013

Boston Marathon bombing suspect apprehended

The suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings was apprehended on Friday after being found hiding in a boat in a… Read More.

Nicolas Maduro sworn in as Venezuelan president

Nicolas Maduro was sworn in as Venezuelan president on Friday, succeeding the late Hugo Chavez who died of cancer last… Read More.

Fitch downgrades UK credit rating to AA+

Fitch credit ratings agency downgraded the UK’s credit rating to AA+ on Friday on the back of a weakened economic… Read More.

Texas Rangers' Matt Harrison to undergo back surgery

Texas Rangers starter Matt Harrison is to undergo surgery next week to fix a herniated disc, it was announced on… Read More.

Twitter launches #Music service

Twitter launched a new music app on Friday that will recommend songs based on who users follow. Tracks can be… Read More.

Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries settle divorce

Reality TV star Kim Kardashian and NBA player Kris Humphries have settled their divorce, avoiding a trial due to take… Read More.