Nando: Woman, McDonald’s settle lawsuit over hot pickle. What’s next? A suit against Kennmore for not putting a warning on their ovens: “WARNING: Burners are hot! DO NOT TOUCH!“
BBC: Daring rescue mission heads for pole. The United States Air Force begins a mission to the South Pole to rescue a seriously ill doctor stranded at a research station.
Also from the BBC: Boeing signs Russian space deal. US aerospace giant Boeing unveils new investment in Russia with a wide-ranging co-operation agreement with the national space agency.
CNET: Ariba, WebMethods plan option trade-in. In a bid to boost company morale, the two business-to-business software companies plan to allow employees to trade in currently worthless options for new ones. Wheel in the sky keeps on turnin’…
CNN: Man indicted in dog road rage death
Dictionary.com Word of the Day: internecine.
Frontier News: New betas of Frontier and Radio are available. See SOAP Interopability Changes which details the changes to the kernel and tells how you test your copy of Frontier or Radio.
AP: World: Quake Jolts Southwestern China.