Home / 2018 / April / 04

Daily Archives: April 4, 2018

YouTube Shooting Spotlights Debate Raging Inside Video Giant

Tuesday’s shooting at YouTube shines a macabre spotlight on a debate that’s ripped through the online video giant for the past year. Nasim Aghdam, a 39-year-old woman from San Diego who made YouTube videos, arrived at the company’s headquarters in San Bruno, California, around lunchtime with a 9-millimeter Smith and Wesson handgun. She opened fire,…

Read More »

Doctor ‘used his sperm’ to impregnate woman

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Ancestry.com says their service helps people make "powerful discoveries". A US woman is suing her parents' former fertility doctor after claiming her DNA test results showed he secretly used his own sperm to help conceive her. Kelli Rowlette sent a DNA sample to genealogy website Ancestry.com, and was surprised…

Read More »

A Wild Ride Is the New Normal for U.S. Stocks

Stunned by the about-face in U.S. stocks? Get used to it. The S&P 500 Index roared back from a 1.5 percent plunge at the open to close higher, marking the sixth intraday reversal of at least 1 percent since January. That equals the total of the past two years, when stocks went virtually straight up…

Read More »