Google Maps update brings new areas of interest, tweaked color palette These areas of interest are determined algorithmically, using an automated process to pick out areas with the most stores, restaurants, bars.
Armenian men, women grew by 10.1cm and 8.5cm since 1914: study Women rose from 142nd place in 1914 to 122nd among others from 200 countries a century later, with an average height of 158.1cm.
Iran to cap salaries for public officials in bid to end scandal One bank director in Iran was paid some $60,000 a month -- compared with an average public sector salary of about $400.
Massive explosion hits arms factory in Azerbaijan; many feared trapped Azeri news wires claimed the factory belonged to the Ministry of Defense of Azerbaijan. Eyewitnesses say there are a lot of injured.