In this Oct. 1, 2011 photo, rapper Heavy D, also known as Dwight ...
Nov 9th, 2011
(AP) - In this Oct. 1, 2011 photo, rapper Heavy D, also known as Dwight Arrington Myers, performs during the BET Hip Hop Awards in Atlanta. A representative confirmed Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2011 that the singer and former leader of Heavy D & the Boyz died. He was 44. (AP Photo/David Goldman) -
Slippery clay that looks like scaly black dragon skin is the crucial clue needed to explain the 2011 Japan earthquake's surprising impact, according to three studies published today (Dec. 5) in the journal Science. "It seems that frictional resistance at this location is getting close to zero, and we never really thought it could go so lo... [Full Article]
China's latest spell of severe pollution can be seen from space. NASA's Terra satellite captured this image of the thick smog lingering over China, from Beijing to Shanghai, on Dec. 7. At the time, the Air Quality Index had climbed to 487 in Beijing and 404 in Shanghai. In Shanghai, the haze grounded airplanes, sidelined construction proj... [Full Article]
By Ben Klayman DETROIT (Reuters) - With General Motors Co in recent days setting in motion big changes around the globe, the focus for new Chief Executive Mary Barra and her team will be making cars and trucks that prove popular enough to help end losses in Europe, analysts said. Over the past week, GM has announced it would pull the Chevrolet bran... [Full Article]
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The neighborhood where "Fast & Furious" star Paul Walker died in a one-car crash is known to attract street racers, according to law enforcement officials. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]