Finger found in Arby's sandwhich2012-05-18 -
- A Michigan teen bit off more than he could chew when he took a bite of his Arby's roast beef sandwich and munched on a piece of human finger.
Facebook raises $16B in third largest IPO in U.S.
2012-05-18 - - Facebook raised $16 billion in its initial public offering (IPO) on Thursday, the third largest in U.S. history after credit card processor Visa Inc. raised $19.7 billion in March 2008 and carmaker General Motors drew $18.1 billion in November 2010.
Limbless Frenchman starts 5 intercontinental swim, completes Oceania-Asia crossing
2012-05-17 - - A Frenchman, whose arms and legs were amputated after an electrocution accident in 1994, started his bid to swim across five continents on Thursday by crossing from Papua New Guinea to Indonesia.
Mom gets $1M settlement from CA city over son's slaying by police
2012-05-16 - - The city council of Fullerton, California and the mother of a homeless man beaten to death by local police in July last year agreed to a $1 million settlement on Wednesday.
Plane with newly-inaugurated Hollande hit by lightning, trip to Germany delayed
2012-05-15 - - President-elect Francoise Hollande on Tuesday flew to Germany for a eurozone debt crisis meeting with Chancellor Angela Merkel but his plane was hit by lightning and it returned to Paris. He was unhurt and took another plane to resume his flight to Berlin.
Red wine may ward off Alzheimers study claims
2012-05-14 - - A new study aims to prove that a component in red wine may help ward off Alzheimer's disease.
Leica prototype auction sets new record for most expensive camera
2012-05-14 - - A prototype of the first commercial Leica camera set a new world record for the most expensive compact camera by selling for $2.79 million in an auction in Vienna on Saturday.
Queen Elizabeth's underwear for auction on eBay
2012-05-13 - - Queen Elizabeth II's underwear is now for auction on eBay until May 22.
Tan mom banned from scores of tanning salons
2012-05-10 - NUTLEY, NJ, UNITED STATES - The overly tan mother accused of bringing her five year old daughter to a tanning salon, has been banned from scores of salons throught the NY-NJ tri-state area.