What Happened on 25 December 2013

Five killed in strong explosion in Egypt

According to the nation's official news agency, five died and 80 people got injured in a strong explosion north of… Read More.

Most Americans approve of Pope

American Catholics strongly believe in the new pope and about 88 percent of them approve of Pope Francis' job.  According… Read More.

Russia to drop charges against Greenpeace activists

Pussy Riot members left Russian prison under the country's new amnesty measure. Reports suggest that Russia's charges against at least… Read More.

Apple reaches deal with China Mobile

Apple has made a long-awaited deal and will begin selling the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c on Jan. 17 in… Read More.

McDonald's warns employees of unhealthy fast food

McDonald's employee resources website warns the company's workers of the dangers of eating fast food too often. "Fast foods are… Read More.

Pharmacy behind national outbreak to pay $100M

The New England Compounding Center linked to the national meningitis outbreak last year is now required to create a victim… Read More.

Player loses game due to a weird puck goal

This could be the flukiest goal you'll ever hear about: Phoenix Coyotes goalie Mike Smith had the puck land in… Read More.

Chandler Parsons shaves head to support fan with cancer

A 10-year-old boy named Patrick Hobbs-DeClaire, who is a fan of Chandler Parsons and the team, is getting treated for… Read More.

Blackberry cancels release of two phones

Blackberry sold only 1.9M smartphones last quarter, a major decline from 3.7M one year ago.  Fearing poor sales, the struggling… Read More.

PointGrab to introduce touchless appliance control

Israeli company PointGrab is introducing a gesture-based system called PointSwitch, which will let users control appliances in their "smartkitchen" using… Read More.

Palin defended GQ interview without reading it

After Phil Robertson made some harsh anti-gay remarks to the GQ magazine, Sarah Palin rushed to defend him from the… Read More.

Kim Kardashian's baby has some fancy holiday gifts

Kim Kardashian took to Instagram to share some holiday gifts that her six-month-old baby North received this year. Let's just… Read More.