Joseph Wood: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Joseph Wood botched execution Arizona

An inmate in Arizona spent the last moments of his life gasping and snorting for air after being injected with a drug combination never-before tested by the state to precipitate his execution. Joseph Wood was convicted of a double-murder.

Sheik Umar Khan: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Sheik Umar Khan Sierra Leone Head Ebola Doctor Contracts Ebola

Sierra Leone’s chief Ebola doctor, Sheik Umar Khan, has contracted the deadly virus after personally treating more than 100 patients with the virus. The disease has no cure and has killed more than 90 percent of people infected.

StubHub Cyber Fraud: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

StubHub cyberfraud scheme exposed

More than 1,600 StubHub users and credit card holders are victims of an international cybercrime ring spanning from New York to Russia. The criminal operation stole personal information from StubHub users to buy and resell tickets for profit.

TransAsia Airways Crash: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

TransAsia airways crash, 51 people killed Taiwan

A TransAsia Airways passenger jet crashed while making an emergency landing last night, killing and injuring more than 40 people. The jet smashed into two homes during the landing, starting a fire and leaving several passengers with burns.

Listeria: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

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If you recently bought fruit at Trader Joe’s, Costco or Walmart, there’s a chance the fruit was contaminated with Listeria, a bacteria that can produce life-threatening symptoms.