Advertising will encourage you to stay on web pages longer and could soon bring the technology from 'Minority Report' to your cell phone. And you can buy stuff for your online self, too.
12/29/2009 03:15 pm
China executed Briton Akmal Shaikh Tuesday for drug smuggling despite assertions by British officials and the man's family that he was mentally unstable. Shaikh's lawyers said he had been framed.
12/29/2009 09:39 am
Airline passengers across Europe faced body searches and new limits on hand luggage. Authorities say that Umar Farouk Abdul Mutallab of Nigeria flew from Lagos to Amsterdam before boarding Northwest Airlines Flight 253 for Detroit.
12/26/2009 01:09 pm
Cold temperatures have boosted demand for home heating oil. Higher oil prices pose another challenge for the American consumer.
12/24/2009 03:21 pm
Stores in China have embraced Christmas with music and decorations to celebrate what has become a major shopping holiday.
12/24/2009 05:44 am
Mobile shopping is growing fast. Will it change the way you shop?
12/21/2009 10:47 am
The military junta in Burma (Myanmar) is making calculated gestures to loosen its grip ahead of elections next year, the first since 1990. It allowed opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi to meet publicly with politicians and for the MTV documentary 'Traffic' to be screened.
12/18/2009 09:34 am
The world’s largest carbon emitter must submit to outside review of its efforts against climate change for the US and others to sign an agreement.
12/17/2009 01:45 pm
What has happened to the great alliance of democracies that won the cold war? NATO has yet to fully mobilize and exhibits no sense of urgency concerning the extremist threat in Afghanistan.
12/17/2009 11:54 am
Evangelicalism sweeps through churches, leading some to say that Latin America is emerging as the new center of Christianity.
12/17/2009 11:51 am