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Windows 10 Being Unveiled January 21

With a lot of hype and expectation, Microsoft has finally announced the unveiling date for Windows 10. On January 21, 2015, specific journalists, reviewers, and bloggers will receive a special invitation from Microsoft to see the newly released Windows version. According to a spokeswoman for Microsoft, the exciting event will take place at the company’s campus in Redmond, Washington and is scheduled to last an entire day. As part of the event, additional details pertaining to consumer experience for this version of Windows will be shared. Microsoft... 
 

Hour of Code Helping Kids Create Technology

This week, the Hour of Code initiative is providing kids in more than 150 countries the opportunity to get involved with technology. As part of this program, these kids actually get to work at computer programming, a program intended to make the art of creating technology more exciting and fun. Although most of these kids already use some form of technology, few have actually developed anything. The Hour of Code involved kids from all ages with at-home lessons through Code.org/learn. These introductory lessons are completely free and consist of... 
 

Suspect in Missing UVA Hannah Graham Student Captured

The lone suspect in the disappearance of Hannah Graham, missing student from the University of Virginia, has been captured in Galveston Texas. After his arrest, LeRoy Matthew, Jr. age 32, will be extradited back to Charleston and officially charged with her abduction but also intent to defile. Graham disappeared on September 13 after sending a text message to a friend at 1:30 a.m. according to UVA security officials. Graham left a local bar and then disappeared. However, new surveillance reviewed by authorities show her running and stumbling. In... 
 

US and Arab Allies Launch Airstrikes against ISIS

The United States along with Arab allies launched multiple airstrikes against ISIS in Syria. The first airstrikes ordered by President Obama against Islamic State targets occurred late last night and according to military officials, hit all of the intended targets. To gather intelligence and identify exact ISIS targets, spy planes from the United States have been flying over Syria for weeks. As of last night, 14 airstrikes had been launched but according to the latest reports, there have now been a total of 22. As stated by the Department of Defense,... 
 

Rob Bironas Ex-Titans Kicker Dies in Car Crash

Rob Bironas, age 36, former kicker for the Tennessee Titans was killed last night in a car accident in Nashville. According to Don Aaron, a spokesperson from the Metro police, Bironas was involved in a single car accident around 11:00 pm last night. It was reported that while traveling at a high rate of speed Bironas lost control of the SUV being driven. He vehicle went off the road and after hitting several trees, flipped upside down, finally ending in a drainage culvert. Although Bironas was rushed to Vanderbilt University Medical Center, he was... 
 

Ron Washington Leaves Texas Rangers Due to an Affair

Ron Washington with the Texas Rangers resigned earlier this month after spending almost eight years as the team’s manager. At that time, neither Washington or a spokesperson for the Rangers provided a reason for the unexpected resignation other than to say it had nothing to do with his past drug use. After keeping mum on the topic, Washington finally revealed to the media that he left the Rangers because of an affair he had on his wife of 42 years. During a three and a half minute statement, he admitted to making a big mistake and said he was... 
 

JetBlue Makes Emergency Landing as Cabin Fills with Smoke

Passengers onboard JetBlue flight 1416 had a frightening experience when smoke from an overheated engine begin filling the cabin. The flight took off from Long Beach Airport in California, heading to Austin, Texas at 9:45 am. According to officials, after climbing to an altitude of approximately 9,400 feet, a warning signal went off that one of the engines was overheating. The 147 passengers and crew heard a loud pop while over the ocean and within minutes, the cabin began to fill with smoke. As one passenger on the flight stated, people were crying... 
 

Jonathan Dwyer Falls in Line with Other Banned NFL Players

In what seems like a never-ending string of NFL players getting in trouble, 25-year-old Arizona Cardinals running back, Jonathan Dwyer has been charged with aggravated assault in conjunction with two separate domestic violence cases, one involving his wife Kayla. As of late, the NFL has been embarrassed as one player after another faces criminal charges. Dwyer was arrested not only for assaulting his wife, but also throwing a shoe at the couple’s 18-month-old son. The five-year player who came to the Arizona from Pittsburgh was picked up by local... 
 

Tony Stewart Case Going to the Grand Jury

On August 9, 2014, racecar driver, Tony Stewart, killed 20-year-old Kevin Ward after striking him with his sprint car at Canandaigua Motorsports Park. Moments before the accident, Ward’s car crashed after being bumped by Stewart’s car. In anger, Ward got out of the wrecked sprint car and proceeded to walk onto the track while the race was still going on. After rounding a corner, Stewart’s car fishtailed, striking Ward and killing him. The accident was captured on video and while it appears to have been a horrible mishap and nothing intentional,... 
 

Ex-Nazi Guard Charged with 300,000 Plus Murders

A former Nazi guard who worked as a Waffen-SS volunteer at Auschwitz during WWII has been charged with helping to murder a minimum of 300,000 people. German prosecutors said the 93-year-oldl guard whose name was not released, was responsible for disposing of luggage belonging to new prisoners left on train tracks at the Auschwitz concentration camp as a means of hiding any traces of the mass murder of those individuals. In addition, the ex-guard counted banknotes removed from the prisoners’ luggage and then transferring them to the economy and... 
 

Urban Outfitters under Fire for Red-Stained Sweatshirt

Urban Outfitters made a huge blunder in the design and selling of a $129 red-stained vintage Kent State sweatshirt. The sweatshirt looks as if it is splattered with blood and while perhaps not the intention, many people believe it references the 1970 shootings of students at Kent State University in which four innocent people were killed. In May of 1970, a crowd of Vietnam War protesters were fired upon by the Ohio National Guard. As a result, nine students associated with the protest were injured and four killed. As soon as the “vintage” sweatshirt... 
 

David Cameron: ISIS will be Brought to Justice

In a strong statement released by British Prime Minister, David Cameron, he pledges to keep working as part of an international coalition to hunt down the members of ISIS who were responsible for the latest beheading. Cameron adds that ISIS will be brought to justice regardless of how long it takes. A video was just released by ISIS showing the cold blooded execution of a third captive, David Haines, a 44-year-old father of two. Haines was working in Syria with an aid organization from Paris called Agency for Technical Cooperation and Development... 
 
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