The naming announcement comes a month after the Alabama native, who recently came out as gay, criticized the state for its record on granting equal rights.
List of approved subjects obtained by The Washington Post reflects a shift toward more popular individuals as a new revenue source for the cash-strapped service.
Japan has scooped the Guinness World Record for the world's largest theremin ensemble, with 272 instruments shaped like matryoshka dolls.
This story initially misstated the year of the "60 Minutes" interview. It was 1983.
The developer of COBOL, which allowed computers to handle words instead of just numbers, would have been 107 years old on Monday.
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Omega has announced a new version of its historic space watch, incorporating elements designed by astronaut Jean-François Clervoy.
After months of speculation and rumours, Netflix finally announces it will launch in Australia and New Zealand in 2015.
While the struggling smartphone maker searches for a potential buyer, its healthy portfolio of 130 encryption patents could help sweeten the deal.
Expected to grace select Android smartphones in the next few months, HTC's take on Lollipop looks very Google-y.