Facebook on Thursday boasted of a new achievement with a billion people using the leading social network in a single day. "We just passed an important milestone," chief executive and co-founder Mark Zuckerberg said in a post on his F
The world's population hit seven billion on Monday, according to the United Nations, which says this global milestone presents both an opportunity and a challenge for the planet.
Countries around the world marked the milestone by showe
Britain will ship the remainder of $1.5 billion in frozen Libyan funds to Benghazi within a week, a senior official in the rebel government said on Friday, helping its new rulers to pay public workers and restore order in the war-torn country.