There was a funeral the other day at the Manhattan offices of book publisher Hachette to mourn the passing of what it called a â€œdear friendâ€ â€” the cassette tape.
OGLETHORPE, Ga. (AP) — President Carter has spent his golden years as a global humanitarian: a Nobel laureate pushing for peace in the Middle East, speaking out against the war in Iraq and battling to eradicate deadly diseases in Africa and Asia….
MARTINSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Jim Lankford’s corn crops used to stretch to the White River. Now the river has stretched itself through his crops….
NEW YORK (AP) — AOL splashes images of Bollywood celebrities on its new home page for India. MySpace accepts sign-ups from mobile phones in Japan. Google departs from its customarily spartan home page and peppers its Korean site with colorful, animated icons….
NEW YORK (AP) — When Amy Morris’ twin boys, then 11, went on an academic trip to Washington last year, she agreed to give them cell phones at the program’s request. But this summer she was dismayed to learn that girls at her 8-year-old daughter’s day camp were using cell phones they’d taken along in …