Teen in tears for this 'promposal'

Wednesday, 16 April 2014 11:09
A Texas student decides to get cops involved in a prom proposal that has since gone viral. CNN affiliate KTRK reports. If your browser has Adobe Flash Player installed, click above to play. Otherwise, click below.
Opinion: Google Glass just the beginning
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 11:08
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Tsarnaev Can View Victim Autopsy Photos: Judge
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 11:06
A federal judge ruled Wednesday that Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the surviving suspect in the bomb attack on the Boston Marathon, will be allowed to see autopsy photos of the victims. The judge, George O’Toole of U.S. District Court in Boston, rejected a claim by the government that Tsarnaev should not see the photos because it would disturb the families of the victims. The ruling came a year and a day after two bomb blasts killed three…
Stabbing Rampage: Students 'Never Felt More Safe' in Return
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 11:05
“FR, you are loved.” Members of the Murrsyville, Pa., community lined the streets and held up signs early Wednesday so that students headed for Franklin Regional High School could see their support. Students themselves wore the school colors of blue and gold, and some wrote on social media that they were eager to go back to classes — one week after a fellow student went on a knifing spree that injured 21 students and an…
South Korea Ferry Passengers' Chances of Survival 'Small'
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 11:05
Experts said Wednesday that the prospects of survival were slim for almost 300 passengers missing for more than 12 hours after their ferry sank in cold ocean waters off South Korea. The high number of people unaccounted for — likely trapped in the submerged ship or floating in the ocean — raised fears that the death toll could rise drastically. Some 164 survivors were rescued from the listing “Sewol” before it fully capsized, but the…
Ground-breaking Good Friday mass signals thaw in Cyprus
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 11:01
NICOSIA (Reuters) - For the first time in more than half a century, a church in northern Cyprus will host Good Friday mass in a sign of a thaw in relations between Greek and Turkish Cypriots. Off limits to Greek Cypriots for 58 years, the Church of St. George Exorinos in the medieval city of Famagusta will host a liturgy on what is one of the most important religious dates in the Greek Orthodox calendar.…
BofA reports first quarterly loss since 2011 on lofty legal bill
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 11:00
By Peter Rudegeair and Tanya Agrawal (Reuters) - Bank of America Corp posted a first-quarter loss on Wednesday as it set aside an extra $6 billion to cover litigation expenses, a figure that far exceeded the legal settlements the No.
Yahoo shares jump as Alibaba's revenue surges ahead of IPO
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 11:00
By Alexei Oreskovic SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Yahoo Inc again posted anemic quarterly revenue growth as the Internet company's advertising business continues to lag its rivals, nearly two years into Chief Executive Officer Marissa Mayer's comeback effort. Mayer told analysts on Tuesday that new mobile and advertising initiatives were gaining momentum, positioning the company for a period of stable but modest growth. Revenue from its core display advertising business inched 2 percent higher in the…
World economy on steady course at best, China a worry, polls show
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 11:00
By Rahul Karunakar (Reuters) - The world economy can expect steady growth at best over the coming year, but any rapid slowdown in China as it tries to rebalance its economy could upset the still-unsteady progress, Reuters polls showed. Growth in the United States, the world's largest economy, looks set to outpace its peers, with Japan and the euro zone still lagging and emerging markets - particularly Latin America - in for a challenging year.
"Rowdy" Roddy Piper: I see dead wrestlers
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 11:00
WWE Hall of Fame Wrestler "Rowdy" Roddy Piper speaks during a press conference for the 25th Anniversary of WrestleMania, as wrestler Chris Jericho (R) looks on in New York March 31, 2009. The 25th Anniversary of WrestleMania will take place at Reliant Stadium in Houston, Texas April 5. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid (UNITED STATES) - RTXDGPP "Rowdy" Roddy Piper is wrestling royalty. Piper has won more than 34 championships and was inducted into the WWE Hall of…