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Hits ‘keep coming’: Hospitals in US struggle as COVID beds fill

The national seven-day average of COVID-19 hospital admissions was 60,000 by Wednesday, 50% higher than in early November

19 Dec 2021 11:03 AM

Supremes’ original member Barbara Martin passes away

The news of her death was confirmed by The Supremes’ official Facebook and Twitter accounts

07 Mar 2020 3:47 PM

George Soros unveils a billion dollar fund against resurgent nationalism

Soros pledged one billion dollars for a new university network project to fight the erosion of civil society.

27 Jan 2020 10:02 AM

Remains of over 60 babies, fetuses found stashed in funeral home in US

This comes about a week after badly decomposed bodies of 11 babies were found hidden in a false ceiling at another funeral home in Michigan.

20 Oct 2018 11:09 AM

Bodies of 11 babies found hidden in former funeral home in Detroit

9 badly decomposed bodies were found inside a box and two inside a casket, all hidden in a false ceiling at former Cantrell Funeral Home.

13 Oct 2018 2:21 PM


Maybe I was too friendly: Bishop apologises for ‘groping’ Ariana Grande at funeral

Bishop Charles H Ellis III, who officiated funeral of Aretha Franklin, also apologized for joke he made to Ariane Grande about her name.

02 Sep 2018 3:45 PM

Tesla Model 3 is most profitable electric car, says consultant

Munro had been critical of the car’s fit and finish but praised its handling on the road.

18 Jul 2018 4:53 PM

US businessman gets 9 yrs in jail for selling diseased organs to educators

Rathburn earned $13 million from 1997 to 2013 by selling or leasing human remains that had been donated to science.

23 May 2018 1:01 PM

Ford's N America Prez Raj Nair steps down for 'inappropriate behaviour'

As North American chief, Nair was responsible for operations that generate about 90 percent of Ford's global profits.

22 Feb 2018 2:11 PM

Bodies of some 10 missing US sailers found after collision off Singapore

US Rep. Rodney Davis said he was informed by Logan Palmer's family that the central Illinois man is missing.

23 Aug 2017 8:25 AM


All Iraqis on deportation row get US court relief

District judge sides with ACLU lawyers’ revised complaint.

28 Jun 2017 12:58 AM

US: India-born doctor, wife in genital mutilation case seek jail release

They're accused of conspiring with another doctor who is charged with performing genital mutilation on 7-year-old girls at a clinic.

26 Apr 2017 5:04 PM

Indian-origin female doctor charged with genital mutilation of girls in US

Female genital mutilation typically involves the partial or total removal of the clitoris and is barred by numerous international treaties.

14 Apr 2017 8:48 AM

US teenage kills himself after girlfriend fakes suicide in prank

Boy's mother said that after seeing posts about his girlfriend, Tysen replied over social media that he was going to kill himself.

07 Apr 2017 2:27 PM

US: Surgeon gets nearly 20 years in prison for his 'butchery'

The doctor had performed unnecessary spinal surgeries in California before moving to Michigan to do the same.

10 Jan 2017 11:03 AM


Ford scraps compact car plans

Ford Motor Co has shelved plans to produce a new compact car family designed mainly for emerging markets like India and China, industry sources said, reflecting disappointing sales of mainstream model

03 Sep 2016 12:55 AM

Tesla shortens web address, mum on formal name change

Electric vehicle maker Tesla Motors Inc has changed its internet address from to, hinting at a possible company name change as part of CEO Elon Musk's latest and still undisc

22 Jul 2016 3:03 AM

Tesla Motors working on autopilot radar changes after crash

Tesla Motors is working on modifications to its autopilot system after it failed to stop for a tractor-trailer rig in a Florida crash that killed the driver of a Model S sedan.

19 Jul 2016 12:45 AM

Fiat Chrysler offers hackers cash for cyber threats

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) NV will offer rewards of as much as $1,500 to ethical hackers who tell the auto maker about data security weaknesses in its vehicles, the company said.

14 Jul 2016 1:06 AM

US probing multiple companies in Volkswagen criminal investigation

Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates said investigators are looking at "multiple companies" in probe, but she did not identify any of them

29 Jun 2016 11:07 AM