German sports apparel maker Adidas withdrew its plans to sell a controversial sneaker featuring affixed rubber shackles after the company generated significant criticism when advertising the shoe on it's Facebook page.
Investigators conducted an autopsy Monday on Rodney King's body, but it was expected to take several weeks to determine what killed the man who became famous after he was severely beaten by Los Angeles police in 1991, officials said.
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer uncovered the company's Surface tablet Monday during a long-awaited product unveiling in Los Angeles, Calif. Now, the question is whether Microsoft can take market share from Apple (AAPL) and the iPad.
The Army psychiatrist charged in the fatal Fort Hood shooting rampage will be barred from the courtroom during his pretrial hearing Tuesday if he hasn't shaved his beard and will be forced to watch the proceedings on closed-circuit television.
President Barack Obama said Monday that he and Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed the conflict in Syria and "agreed that we need to see a cessation of the violence, that a political process has to be created to prevent civil war."
Rodney King found was found dead at the bottom of his swimming pool at his Rialto, California, home early Sunday. King's fiancee says she found him. Police found no preliminary signs of foul play and no obvious injuries on King's body.
As Egypt's Islamist candidate claimed victory in a presidential run-off, Pentagon and State Department officials expressed concern with a last-minute decree by Egypt's ruling military council giving itself sweeping authority to maintain its grip on power.
Fewer children are being prescribed antibiotics nowadays compared to a decade ago, according to a new study from the Food and Drug Administration. But over the past 10 years, more kids and teens were given prescriptions for ADHD drugs.