Bruce Willis won't save us if asteroid threatens

Fresh from explaining to us why Batman's cape wouldn't save him from crash-landing, University of Leicester students have moved on to raining on Bruce Willis's parade.

Twitter outrage as bomb joker loses appeal

A British man convicted of 'menace' after jokingly tweeting that he planned to blow up an airport has lost his appeal, sparking a massive 'I am Spartacus' campaign.

FBI warns of Al Qaeda cyber threat

FBI director Robert Mueller has warned that Al Qaeda's increasing online presence poses a clear and present danger to the United States of America.

Bomb-proof curtain expands during blast

A new material that gets thicker, not thinner, when stretched is being developed to provide better protection from bomb blasts.

Prepaid cellphones are dangerous weapons, say senators

The Times Square car bomber was aided in his attempt by the fact that he was wearing shoes, leading to a call from two US senators to make people register before buying footwear.

Twitter joke lands man with £1,000 fine

A British man has been fined £1,000 for sending a tweet in which he joked about blowing up an airport.

Nvidia exec arrested after 'bomb threat'

An Nvidia marketing director was hauled off a plane and chucked in jail last week after allegedly joking that he had a bomb.