- A government helicopter has
been shot down in Damascus. Rebels have taken credit for
bringing the chopper down as fighting intensifies in Syria.
- Samsung shares are down 7
percent on the first day of trading since a California
jury ruled in favor of Apple in a recent patent suit. The loss is
worth 10 billion euros.
- Nineteen people
have been beheaded in Afghanistan by the Taliban for attending
a mix-gender party.
Iran is urging other members of the Non-Aligned Movement to
oppose unilateral sanctions by "certain states".
- A web comic has raised over
$1 million for a Tesla Museum. New York’s state government will
match funds raised by the campaign to "build a goddamn Tesla