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Jesus' Crown of Thorns shown at Notre Dame

Jesus' Crown of Thorns shown at Notre DamePARIS (AP) — An ancient relic that many Christians revere as Jesus Christ's "Crown of Thorns" has made a special public appearance at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris.

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3D-printed splint used to help a baby breathe again

3D-printed splint used to help a baby breathe again3D printing doesn't have to be limited to tchotchkes. The production method has already proven its utility in surgery, and now a doctor has used 3D printing to help save a baby's life. University of Michigan doctor Glenn Green used a 3D-printed "splint" to support the trachea in an emergency procedure, and so far the results have been extremely promising.

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GM sued by investor over slow ignition fix

GM sued by investor over slow ignition fix(Reuters) - General Motors Co and its Chief Executive Mary Barra are being sued by an investor for failing to adequately address known defects in its cars that led to the recall of over 3.1 million vehicles, according to court documents. The lawsuit filed by investor George Pio seeks unspecified damages from the carmaker claiming the recalls "triggered a sharp decline in the company's share price, wiping out billions in shareholder

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'Captain America' largest April opener with $95M

'Captain America' largest April opener with $95MLOS ANGELES (AP) — It took in less than the weekend estimates of $96.2 million, but "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" was still the weekend's box office hero, setting the record for the largest domestic April debut with a solid $95 million.

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Fed policymakers want more clarity on rate-hike plans

Fed policymakers want more clarity on rate-hike plansBy Ann Saphir and Jonathan Spicer ROCHESTER, Minn./PHILADELPHIA (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve needs to be more specific about what economic conditions would prompt it to raise interest rates from current rock-bottom levels, a pair of top Fed officials normally at loggerheads on policy said on Tuesday. A third, meanwhile, warned that the Fed

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Turkey reportedly cuts off Twitter backdoor by blocking Google DNS

Turkey reportedly cuts off Twitter backdoor by blocking Google DNSTurkey has reportedly blocked Google DNS inside its borders, eliminating a backdoor that briefly helped Turks stay connected to Twitter after the country banned access. Earlier this week, Turkey's prime minister promised to "eradicate" the popular service with the help of a court order. "I don't care what the international community says," Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said at a campaign rally. "Everyone will witness t

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