No charges for Australian royal hoax DJs The two Australian DJs at the centre of the Kate Middleton ... was found hanged just days after falling victim to the prank, sparking a backlash. The CPS announced that no charges will be brought over the hoax calls. Malcolm McHaffie, deputy head of ... 02/1/2013 - 3:31 pm | View Link
Kate Hoax: Australian DJs Will Not Face Charges sparking a backlash against the 2Day FM DJs. The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) announced that no charges will be brought over the hoax calls. It said there was no evidence to support a charge of manslaughter over the death of the nurse and that they ... 01/31/2013 - 11:51 pm | View Link
Australian radio network dumps royal hoax show An Australian radio show at the centre of a hoax call controversy involving Britain's Prince William and his pregnant wife Catherine has been taken off air permanently, the network said Monday. Two DJs were sidelined ... a massive backlash against Austereo ... 01/27/2013 - 2:07 pm | View Link
Australian DJs Who Prank Called Kate Middleton’s Hospital to Face Police Questioning Following Nurse’s Suicide The Australian DJs involved in a radio hoax that possibly led to the suicide of a nurse ... The DJs, who have since been suspended, have received a global wave of backlash, as well as harsh and threatening messages on social media. 12/8/2012 - 10:59 pm | View Link
Australian DJs face backlash over hoax death Accused of having blood on their hands by furious listeners, the Australian DJs at the centre of the UK royal hospital hoax tragedy have been taken off air as the public backlash intensifies. As the pressure mounts, the bosses of troubled Sydney radio ... 12/8/2012 - 3:31 am | View Link
Orchid is growing on us: A version of the purple hue is Pantone Inc.'s color of the year for 2014.
FILE - In this Feb. 11, 2013 file photo, a model walks the runway during the Marc by Marc Jacobs Fall 2013 fashion show during Fashion Week, in New York. Orchid is growing on us: A version of the purple hue is Pantone Inc.’s color of the year for 2014.
FILE - In this Sept.
Qantas Airways said Thursday it will slash 1,000 jobs and suffer half-year losses of at least 250 million Australian dollars ($225 million), increasing the likelihood that regulators will throw the flag carrier a lifeline by easing restrictions on foreign ownership.
The head of the state gambling commission is withdrawing from next week’s crucial review of the land deal for a $1.3 billion casino proposed for Everett, after disclosing that he is a longtime friend and former business partner of one of the owners of the proposed casino site.
A Boston police vehicle responding to a shooting was struck by another vehicle in Dorchester, sending three undercover Boston police officers and two civilians to the hospital Wednesday night, authorities said. The undercover officers were heading to a call on the shooting in the area of Elmore and Munroe streets in Roxbury with lights and sirens activated when a vehicle struck them at about 8:30 p.m., at the intersection of Ashmont Street and Dorchester Avenue, police said.