Providence, R.I. – Online search engine Google Inc. has agreed to forfeit $500m for allowing online Canadian pharmacies to place advertisements through its AdWords program targeting consumers in the United States, resulting in the unlawful importation of controlled and non-controlled prescription drugs into the United States, announced Deputy Attorney General James M. Cole; Peter F. Neronha, U.S. Attorney for the District of Rhode Island; and Kathleen Martin-Weis, Acting Director of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s Office of Criminal Investigations (FDA/OCI).
Surely the easiest of targets? GQ magazine has compiled a list of badly dressed geeks. Search for Silicon Valley CEOs, check. Order by influence, check. Slag them off, check.
The mayor of Vilnius, capital of Lithuania, has been filmed using an armoured vehicle to crush a car parked illegally in a cycle lane. Mayor Arturas Zuokas is seen smiling as he rolls over the black Mercedes before shaking the hands of a man who appears to be the cars owner.
Reddit's 'Explain It Like I'm Five' section offers up this short synopsis on the US debt ceiling issue.
Dan Neil reviews a $127,000 Mercedes-Benz CLS63 AMG fastback sedan, which he says offers incredible in the comfort of a well-appointed sedan but the realities of physics render it also just a little bit spooky.
People who are chronically a little depressed - gloomy, grumpy, low energy - have 'dysthymic disorder', a condition with its own risks of job and family problems, as well as episodes of major depression.
Norwegian capital Oslo has this afternoon be hit by a fatal bomb blast. The bomb is said to have hit the city centre, causing significant damage to government headquarters.