What Happened on 25 October 2013

Teen dies after being gang-raped and set on fire

A 14-year-old girl in northern India, was set on fire after being gang-raped because she told her attackers that she… Read More.

Merkel confronts Obama about phone tapping

German Chancellor Angela Merkel learned that US intelligence might have tapped her mobile phone.  She complained to President Obama and… Read More.

Pakistan and Bush made drone-strike deal

Although, Pakistan has always been against US drone strikes, reports suggest that officials there secretly signed a drone strike deal… Read More.

Pepper-spraying cop awarded $38K

The cop who sprayed pepper on several protestors sitting peacefully made profit out of doing so.  Former UC Davis police… Read More.

Strangers help BU student to stay in school

After his family couldn't afford to pay for his tuition, a Boston University student created a page on GoFundMe as… Read More.

Supercarrier sold for a penny

A Navy carrier once referred to as being the biggest ship to have ever been built was sold to All… Read More.

Fayetteville athletic director arrested

Fayetteville school district athletic director was arrested due to suspicion of stalking a kid online.  Reports suggest that Barry Gebhart,… Read More.

Pekka Rinne out due to hip injury

The Predators announced that Pekka Rinne is going to miss a minimum of four weeks due to his hip injury. … Read More.

YouTube to offer subscription service

Spotify is expected to have a rival soon enough since YouTube is coming out with its subscription service.  Its subscriptions… Read More.

The iPad could destroy its rivals

The iPad could be able to dominate a substantial portion of the tablet market. Farhad Manjoo wrote in the Wall… Read More.

Michael Jackson is the highest paid dead celebrity

Michael Jackson is the highest-paid dead celebrity on Forbes again. Reports suggest that he made $160M over the past one… Read More.

'50 Shades' gets its new lead actor

Perhaps model Jamie Donam will be more popular with the fans of 'Fifty Shades' than Charlie Hunnam was.  Several sources… Read More.