21-year-old Nikolas Evans was assaulted in a fight last year outside a bar in Austin, Texas. He was knocked off his feet and struck his temple on the ground. He died of subdural hematoma 10 days after the violent attack. Now his mother is hoping to have a grandchild from him by retrieving young man's sperm post-mortem and inseminating a surrogate mother.
Blogger Jon Atherton at iPhone application developer Chillifresh wrote in a blog post that Apple has banned 5,000 applications with sexual content. One of Chillifresh’s apps "Wobble" also fell victim of this clean-up campaign. On his website, Atherton listed the restrictions claimed to be directly from an Apple representative.
U.S. President Barack Obama received the Dalai Lama at the White House Thursday despite objections from China. During the talks, Obama expressed his support for Tibetan rights. China, which regards the Dalai Lama as a separatist, called the meeting a "violation of US policy on Tibet". Although the White House downplayed China's concerns, it organized a low-key meeting in the Map Room avoiding the symbolic power of the Oval Office.
Following the terrorist attacks on 9/11, tough security measures have been introduced- cockpit doors were sealed, air marshals were put on guard and airport searches were enhanced - to avoid that an airliner could ever again be used as a weapon. However, smaller planes are still considered security risk by aviation security experts.
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