What Happened on 28 February 2013

Benedict XVI begins final day as pope

Pope Benedict XVI is carrying out his final engagements before he retires, the first pope to abdicate since Gregory XII… Read More.

Beppe Grillo rejects coalition deal with Italy's center-left

Italian comedian-turned-politician Beppe Grillo ruled out a coalition with the center-left on Monday. Grillo’s Five-Star Movement (M5S) defied expectations to… Read More.

BP 'egregious' for drilling oil spill well

BP was accused on Wednesday of disregarding evidence that the Macondo oil well was unstable. On the third day of… Read More.

New York Giants re-sign Will Beatty with five-year deal

The New York Giants retained one of their highest priority potential free agents on Wednesday, as the team signed a… Read More.

NATO and European governments hit by cyber attack

Hackers targeted dozens of computer systems at government agencies across Europe using a flaw in Adobe Systems software, according to… Read More.

U.S. rock group Stone Temple Pilots sack singer Scott Weiland

American rock group Stone Temple Pilots on Wednesday announced they had sacked singer and founding member Scott Weiland. "Stone Temple… Read More.