Supertrees rise up in Singapore :: Singapore's latest development will finally blossom later this month, with an imposing canopy of artificial trees up to 50 meters high towering over a vast urban oasis.
Piecing together the world's biggest jigsaw :: Archivists are piecing together millions of pieces of paper to reconstruct the surveillance documents of the East German Stasi - Chris Bowlby finds out how.
How often do plane stowaways fall from the sky? :: Police are investigating whether a man found dead on a west London street was a stowaway who fell from a plane. Just how often does this happen?
Work stress 'raises heart risk' :: Having a highly demanding job, but little control over it, could be a deadly combination, say researchers who looked at 13 European studies.
Ambitious young 'more resilient' :: Big career plans in young children may hint at greater emotional strength and resilience, a study of 11,000 seven-year-olds suggests.
F1 mourns safety pioneer :: A British professor who was key to improving Formula One's safety has died at the age of 84.
How mobiles changed Africa :: A little over a decade ago there were around 100,000 phone lines in Nigeria, mostly landlines run by the state-owned telecoms behemoth, NITEL. Today NITEL is dead, and Nigeria has close to 100 million mobile phone lines, making it Africa's largest telecoms market.
Health reform protests in Greece :: Greece grapples with citizens paying out of pocket for prescription medications. CNN's Matthew Chance reports.
China's thirst for workplace novels :: In 2009, Lu Qi, an author of martial arts novels, published his first book on a slightly different type of combat sport: office politics in China.
Wii U coming in November :: Nintendo announced a November release date for its next-generation Wii U on Thursday while looking to shore up two key constituencies -- those still puzzling over the console's "second screen" controller and hardcore gamers who still view the Wii as geared toward families and kids.
World's first color film revealed :: The world's oldest color film is finally seen for the first time in more than a century.
Model to help winter forecasting :: UK weather forecasters can predict extreme winter weather a season ahead with more confidence, according to analysis of a new computer model.
Celebrating first man on moon's life :: Neil Armstrong, the first man to walk on the moon, was honored Thursday at Washington National Cathedral in a memorial rife with mentions of heaven and earth.
Who are victims of Libya attack? :: Details began to emerge Thursday about some of the three Americans who died in the U.S. consulate in Benghazi with Ambassador Chris Stevens, among them an avid gamer with an extensive online following and a former Navy SEAL who opposed religious fundamentalism in the military.
U.S.'s 'energy- negative' house :: A federally funded experimental house attempts to lower energy costs. CNN's Sandra Endo reports.
UK construction down 10% on year :: Activity in the UK construction sector was down 10.1% in the year to July, according to official figures.
Royal tour doesn't come cheap :: Royal tours don't come cheap, especially when they involve traveling to the other side of the world.
Day in pictures: 14 September 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 14 September
Why snail porridge consumes me :: The molecular gastronomist has turned his kitchen into an experimental lab and gained a reputation as one of the world's top chefs, with a three Michelin star restaurant, The Fat Duck, to his name. Of the obsession driving his success, he says: It's a "selfish pursuit" that requires you to "sacrifice everything."
Top universities still have space :: A quarter of universities in England's Russell Group still have vacancies, as the new tuition fees regime comes in.
Analysis: So you want to be a PCC :: What will the new police and crime commissioners actually do?
Scientologists 'in movie dispute' :: Scientologists applied "lots of pressure" to derail the movie The Master, which was inspired by the religion's founder, film-makers claim.
Legendary Camelot eyes Triple Crown :: Camelot is real. The name synonymous with King Arthur's mythical kingdom of round tables, opulence and heroism has arrived.
MP mental health ban to be axed :: The government backs move to end 'discriminatory' ban on people who have had mental health issues being MPs, company directors or serving on juries.
Week in pictures: 8-14 September 2012 :: News photos from the past week
Cartoonist's career started in POW camp :: "Cartoons are about doom and disaster -- and you don't get more doom and disaster than in a German prisoner of war camp," says Mike Peyton, the man uniquely hailed as the world's greatest yachting cartoonist.
Europe hits old net address limit :: Strict rationing of internet addresses begins as Europe hits the buffers on its store of old-style addresses.
Govt allows FDI multi-brand retail, aviation in bold reform push :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/nfwAdd7qv0g/india-economy-retail-fdi-reform-idINDEE88D08M20120914
Twitter surrenders Occupy tweets :: Legal pressure and the threat of fines forces Twitter to hand over messages sent by an Occupy Wall Street protester.
Lady Gaga: 'I want to smell like a slut' :: Lady Gaga met with me this week about the launch of her new fragrance, Fame, but as is often the case with this pop mega-star, it is hard to determine what is marketing, what is performance and what is her reality.