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Class action against Facebook attracts 60,000 users

In this photo illustration, a Facebook logo on a computer screen is seen through a magnifying glass held by a woman in Bern May 19, ...  Visit website

Women venture capitalists underperform men, say Harvard academics

A conference room in the offices of Thomson Reuters in New York, December 13, 2013. ...  Visit website

EBay considering PayPal spinoff: report

An eBay logo is projected onto white boxes in this illustration picture taken in Warsaw, January 21, 2014. ...  Visit website

Women venture capitalists underperform men, say Harvard academics

Canvas Venture Fund General Partner Rebecca Lynn, pictured in Menlo Park. ...  Visit website

JPMorgan customers targeted in email phishing campaign

A sign outside the headquarters of JP Morgan Chase & Co in New York, September 19, 2013. ...  Visit website

WorldViews: Crossword: What in the world, this week

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Heading to Pyongyang, Japanese ex-wrestler hopes to win over North Korea

TOKYO — It might not be the Rumble in the Jungle or at King of the Ring level, but an international pro-wrestling tournament set for ...  Visit website

Albert Reynolds, former Irish prime minister who helped spark peace talks, dies at 81

Albert Reynolds, the straight-talking Irish prime minister who played a key role in delivering peace to Northern Ireland but struggled to keep his own governments ...  Visit website

WorldViews: The logic of not paying ransoms

The U.S. government certainly tried to save James Foley before he was executed by Islamic State extremists. Sources have told The Washington Post that a ...  Visit website

WorldViews: India bans film accused of glorifying Indira Gandhi’s assassination

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WorldViews: Islamic State video shows scores of Yazidis converting to Islam

IRBIL — Dozens of Yazidis captured during the Islamic State’s sweep into the northwestern Iraqi city of Sinjar have been shown converting to Islam in a ...  Visit website

Don't disturb the pregnant panda: Pilots are told not to fly over Edinburgh Zoo to keep the noise down while Tian Tian is expecting 

Tian Tian the panda was artificially inseminated in April in Edinburgh ZooPilots have been asked to avoid the airspace around Edinburgh Zoo Zoo keepers believe ...  Visit website

Thousands of young music fans gather for Leeds and Reading festival 2014

Around 200,000 revellers, mostly teenagers, flocked to Reading and Leeds for this weekend's three-day festival Despite rain in Leeds today, the site looks set to be ...  Visit website

Pilot dies as his light aircraft crashes in a field near Buckingham 

The aircraft came down north of the village of Padbury, Buckinghamshire Police confirmed that the pilot who was in his 60s died at the crash scene The ...  Visit website

James Foley was an ISIS 'whipping boy'

Hostages held with Foley who have since been released said he was singled out for beatings because pictures of John Foley were foundThe Frenchmen said ...  Visit website

More than 1,000 fake Mulberry handbags worth £750,000 are destroyed after being seized at Manchester Airport

Dealers tried to smuggle in more than 1,000 fake designer Mulberry bagsThe handbags, worth more than £750,000, were seized at Manchester AirportThe counterfeiting business, mainly ...  Visit website

SHARK trapped in Cornish estuary with rusty hook in its fin

Blue shark spotted wildly thrashing about in shallow-water creekThree boat hands from nearby harbour paddled out to steer it awayThey reached into the water to ...  Visit website

Journey through British wars: Images reveal how a soldier's kit has changed from Hastings in 1066 to the Battle of Waterloo in 1815

The change in battle equipment has been documented in these series of images, named ‘Soldiers’ Inventories’They were taken by London photographer Thom Atkinson, and depict ...  Visit website

'No one is bigger than the BBC': TV boss warns Clarkson over 'racist' comments - but admits Top Gear presenter 'doesn't see problem' with what he said

TV controller Danny Cohen said he was 'incredibly unhappy' with languageTop Gear presenter ‘doesn’t see problem’ with using ‘n-word’ and ‘slope’ But Cohen wouldn't be ...  Visit website

'What if I had been a better father?': Parent of Norwegian mass-murderer Anders Behring Breivik asks agonising question in new book

Jens Breivik, the father of Anders Behring Breivik, has written a new bookCalled 'My Fault?' it questions whether his parenting contributed to murdersJens' former wife ...  Visit website

Did Christopher Lee murder Erin Corwin to keep family together?

Erin Corwin's body was found late on Saturday in an abandoned mine shaftShe was nearly three weeks pregnant allegedly by Marine Christopher Lee, who has been charged ...  Visit website

'Every bone in Louis' body is malformed but he never stops smiling': Mother says she has 'no regrets' at choosing not to abort her son

Louis Mathurin was diagnosed with bent bone dysplasia while in the wombDoctors offered his mother Nina, an abortion on medical groundsBut she refused, determined to ...  Visit website

Wife of white supremacist who helped dump the body of teen babysitter after night of sex and drugs sobs in court as she is jailed for five years

Dea Millerberg, 41, was sentenced today in Ogden, Utah after she pleaded guilty in June to three felonies, including desecration of a human bodyMillerberg, who ...  Visit website

'We DID kidnap the three Israeli teens': Hamas veteran exiled in Turkey claims responsibility for 'heroic operation' that sparked Gaza conflict

Saleh al-Arouri, senior figure living in exile in Turkey, made claims yesterdayNaftali Frenkel, 16, Gilad Shaar, 16 and Eyal Yifrach, 19, were kidnappedWere hitch-hiking in ...  Visit website

Three senior Hamas leaders killed in Israeli air strike

Hamas leaders Mohammed Abu Shamaleh, Mohammed Barhoum and Raed al-Attar killed in strike in town of RafahConsidered to be senior figures in military wing and ...  Visit website

Starbucks tries their hand at the food truck business as mobile stores roll into three college campuses

The pilot program will place trucks at Arizona State, James Madison and Coastal Carolina UniversityMenus will be nearly identical to regular Starbucks storesBy Josh Gardner for ...  Visit website

Naked and unafraid: Maryland state trooper 'drunkenly drops his pants and exposes himself at a bar' as America sees bizarre spate of crimes in the nude

Customers at a Jarretsville barbecue joint confirmed the unnamed trooper dropped trou as a fellow officer stood byThe past week has seen a number of ...  Visit website

Man named Stoner facing marijuana charges

Paul Scott Stoner, 42, has been charged with growing marijuana and having a firearm in Unionville, VirginiaThe charges stemmed from an ongoing investigation related to ...  Visit website

Thieves tried to steal Banksy artwork from the INSIDE of the house it was painted on

'Spybooth' appeared on wall of terraced house in Cheltenham in AprilAfter bidding war, property bought by local businessman, Hekmat KavehBought for six-figure sum - he wants ...  Visit website

Mother-of-five with terminal cancer marries in bittersweet ceremony after locals fund the dream wedding she had been saving for

By Erin Clements for MailOnline Published: 19:08 GMT, 21 August 2014 | Updated: 19:47 GMT, 21 August 2014 ...  Visit website

Has Ebola reached Ireland? Man dies in County Donegal following return from Sierra Leone 

Man aged 43-45 died while visiting family in County Donegal, IrelandWas 'being treated for suspected malaria after returning from Sierra Leone'He was 'working for telecommunications ...  Visit website

FIT graduate sues Barnes & Noble for profits of backpack she designed

By Olivia Fleming for MailOnline Published: 19:45 GMT, 21 August 2014 | Updated: 19:52 GMT, 21 August 2014 ...  Visit website

Nearly 400 people in a ROW 'pay it forward' at Starbucks

Hundreds of customers at one Starbucks in St. Petersburg, Florida, picked up the tab for the stranger behind them in lineThe chain kept going for ...  Visit website

Mother charged with child endangerment for allowing a man to sleep with her daughter, ELEVEN, and get her pregnant

The 37-year-old Iowa woman allegedly did nothing when her daughter told her family friend Jacob White, 24, was having sex with her White charged with third-degree sexual abuse By Snejana Farberov For Mail online ...  Visit website

James Foley was an ISIS 'whipping boy'

Hostages held with Foley who have since been released said he was singled out for beatings because pictures of John Foley were foundThe Frenchmen said ...  Visit website

Nixon orders withdrawal of Guard from Ferguson

By Associated Press Published: 18:09 GMT, 21 August 2014 | Updated: 20:11 GMT, 21 August 2014 ...  Visit website

Brantley Elementary School teacher suspended over claims she got sixth graders to re-enact Michael Brown shooting

Teacher in Selma, Alabama allegedly got pupils to act out Ferguson shootingWhite pupils 'played police officers and researched how Brown was killed'Teacher placed on administrative ...  Visit website

Journey through British wars: Images reveal how a soldier's kit has changed from Hastings in 1066 to the Battle of Waterloo in 1815

The change in battle equipment has been documented in these series of images, named ‘Soldiers’ Inventories’They were taken by London photographer Thom Atkinson, and depict ...  Visit website

Bill Clinton fancies $1,000 cigars, world's most expensive stogie maker says

Gurkha's CEO says Clinton 'loves' his company's cigarsThe company has said in the past that Clinton is a big fan of the Gurkha brandBoxes of ...  Visit website

'What if I had been a better father?': Parent of Norwegian mass-murderer Anders Behring Breivik asks agonising question in new book

Jens Breivik, the father of Anders Behring Breivik, has written a new bookCalled 'My Fault?' it questions whether his parenting contributed to murdersJens' former wife ...  Visit website

University of New Mexico cancels women's soccer match after hazing

One 18-year-old player was taken to hospital after becoming extremely intoxicated and having trouble breathingThe team's players were consuming alcohol at more than one off-campus ...  Visit website

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