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Study of young marijuana users' brains shows abnormalities

An American study on young people who use marijuana up to 4 times each week has found their brains show abnormalities that could indicate cognitive problems. The study was published in the Wednesday issue of the 'Journal of Neurosciences.'
In the Media by Marcus Hondro - 8 comments

Ship sinks, hundreds missing in South Korean ferry tragedy

Reports from South Korea are contradictory but it now appears that up to 300 passengers, most are high-school students, are unaccounted for on a ferry that sank Wednesday. Only four are confirmed dead but that number is expected to rise.
In the Media by Marcus Hondro

Prosecution pillories Pistorius expert

Pretoria - The prosecution on Wednesday derided a forensic expert hired by Oscar Pistorius, accusing him of being unqualified to testify and rubbishing his account of the circumstances of Reeva Steenkamp's death.
In the Media by Stephanie Findlay (AFP)

Man arrested at Boston Marathon Tuesday with 'hoax' rice cooker

A man was arrested Tuesday evening in the Boston Marathon finish area after dropping a backpack in the road. He told police it contained a "rice cooker" and was charged with possession of a "hoax device." His backpack was destroyed.
In the Media by Marcus Hondro - 1 comment

Pistorius faces 'final day' of grilling

Pretoria - South African prosecutor Gerrie Nel indicated on Tuesday that he would wrap up his searing cross-examination of Oscar Pistorius, who has now spent more than a week in the witness box.
In the Media by AFP

Pistorius case: Live Report

Pretoria - 07:36 GMT - Delay? - We are back under way in court.Nel is proposing to finalise the cross-examination of Pistorius today and then have the case adjourned, returning on May 5.
In the Media by Katherine Haddon and AFP reporters in Pretoria (AFP)

SABC bans DA television commercial critical of ANC

The South African Broadcasting Commission (SABC) has banned and refuses to show a Democratic Alliance (DA) political television commercial critical of current ANC government, ahead of the coming May elections.
In the Media by Matthew Hendricks

Guinea Ebola outbreak under control

Pretoria - Guinea's Foreign Minister Francois Fall on Monday said the west African country has brought the spread of the deadly haemorrhagic Ebola virus under control after more than 100 people have died.
In the Media by AFP

Prosecutor says Pistorius, Steenkamp argued on night she died

Pretoria - Oscar Pistorius argued with his girlfriend shortly before shooting her dead, the prosecution lawyer alleged Monday as his gruelling cross-examination of the sprinter went into a second week.
In the Media by Stephanie Findlay (AFP)

Anglo American 'mulls sale of S.African platinum mines'

Johannesburg - Anglo American's chief executive has hinted that the mining titan is looking to offload its strike-hit South African platinum mines to concentrate on open-cast extraction.
In the Media by AFP

Pistorius cross-examination: Live Report

Pretoria - 07:36 GMT - Start - Prosecutor Gerrie Nel is starting out, as he always has, strongly."Your version is so improbable that it cannot be reasonably possible," he tells Pistorius.
In the Media by Katherine Haddon and AFP reporters in Pretoria (AFP)

Breakthrough Hepatitis C drug cures 90% of patients in 12 weeks

A new hepatitis C drug is being hailed as a "major breakthrough" by scientists and a "turning point" in the fight for a cure. The research was conducted in four countries and lead by scientists at the University of Texas Health Science Center.
In the Media by Marcus Hondro

Pistorius to start second week in witness box

Pretoria - Paralympian Oscar Pistorius returns to the stand Monday for a fourth day of cross-examination after the prosecution lawyer accused him of knowingly shooting dead his girlfriend.
In the Media by Stephanie Findlay (AFP)

Do NOT vote for ANC, urges Ronnie Kasrils with Vote NO campaign

Either don't vote for the ANC or spoil your votes, Ronnie Kasrils urges ANC voters through a new campaign called "Sidikiwe Vukani! (We are fed up! Wake up!) Vote No", to be launched on Tuesday.
In the Media by Matthew Hendricks

Lady Gaga admits using facial tape on eyes daily to look younger

It has made dozens of news sites so it might as well make ours; Lady Gaga says she uses facelift tape around her eyes daily. She does it, she admits, to look younger, and because she enjoys the ritual of putting it on.
In the Media by Marcus Hondro - 2 comments

Gossip site says Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez are shacking up

Using 'a source told us' to verify their claims - so make of it what you will - Hollywood Life and writer Emily Longeretta say they have what amounts to a pretty big scoop on Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez. The site says the two are moving in together.
In the Media by Marcus Hondro

Costa Concordia helmsman found, may be forced to testify in Italy

The trial of Francesco Schettino, the captain of the Costa Concordia, the cruise ship that hit a reef Jan. 13, 2012, killing 32, is ongoing and an important witness may soon take the stand. That witness is Rusil Bin, the helmsman on that fateful night.
In the Media by Marcus Hondro - 2 comments

Prosecutor calls Pistorius's version 'impossible'

Pretoria - In a pummelling cross-examination the prosecution called Oscar Pistorius's account of killing his girlfriend "impossible" and "a lie", highlighting apparent inconsistencies in key parts of his testimony.
In the Media by Johannes Myburgh (AFP)

Pistorius grilled again in murder trial cross-examination

Pretoria - Oscar Pistorius faced a second day of gruelling cross-examination in his murder trial on Thursday, as the prosecution accused him of caring more about himself than the death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
In the Media by Johannes Myburgh (AFP)

Police homes destroyed in violent Bloemhof protests

A total of 12 police homes have now been destroyed in violent protests after residents of the Boitumelong township in the Bloemhof area went on the rampage over nepotism and lack of service delivery in the local ANC government.
In the Media by Matthew Hendricks
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