Germany: likely impossible to solve many New Year crimes

More than 2,000 men were allegedly involved, and 120 suspects - about half of them foreign nationals who had only recently arrived in Germany - have been identified. "We have to presume that many of those crimes will never be fully investigated", he ... More..

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Knesset Passes NGOs Law Amid Opposition
by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

Knesset Passes NGOs Law Amid Opposition

The law - approved by Knesset late Monday night - mandates that non-government organizations that receive more than half their funds from foreign governments or state agencies disclose that fact in any public...More..

Soon you can order pizza using Twitter, Facebook
by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

Soon you can order pizza using Twitter, Facebook

Chatbots are bots in various chatting platforms - Facebook Messenger is particularly popular in this regard - that allow users to interact with them in certain conversational ways. The bot will launch in the fa...More..

by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

United Kingdom gets second female Prime Minister- Theresa May

Theresa May is expected to quickly unveil a new Cabinet lineup, including a minister in charge of implementing Brexit, a British exit from the EU. After six years as premier, five of them in a coalition gover...More..

Jordan Rodgers hints brother Aaron has strained relationship with entire family
by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

Jordan Rodgers hints brother Aaron has strained relationship with entire family

It involved some horsies. Sure, JoJo and Alex played a romantic (read: painful) game of Thumb War in the auto, and yeah, Alex wisely mused, "Is this wheat?" when passing by a field of wheat, but there...More..

by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

Sanders Endorses Clinton, But Colorado's Democratic Delegates Are Still Split

Before endorsing Clinton, Sanders negotiated to include some of his major issues into the Democratic Party platform. Eventually, Clinton took the stage and said, "We are joining forces to defeat Donald Trum...More..

by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

House Dems: GOP sanctions bill undermines bipartisan stance on Iran

Republicans are pushing for legislation that would impose new sanctions on Iran over allegations of human rights violations. "The U.S. Senate and Congress have approved bills against us since the implementati...More..

Pokemon players are trespassing, risking arrest or worse
by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

Pokemon players are trespassing, risking arrest or worse

The popularity of Pokemon GO threatens companies like Foursquare, which has a service called Swarm offering coupons and prizes to customers who "check in" at participating venues, and social e-commerce sites ...More..

Trump demands Ginsburg resign for criticizing him as unfit
by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

Trump demands Ginsburg resign for criticizing him as unfit

With the Republican National Convention taking place next week, it will very likely rally a lot of Republicans who have reservations about him to his corner. When given the change to follow the lead of our pr...More..

by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

New US sanctions on North Korean leaders cite human rights abuses

North Korea warned on Thursday it is planning its toughest response to what it deemed a "declaration of war" by the United States after Washington blacklisted the nuclear-armed country's leader, Kim Jong Un, fo...More..

Election meant to clarify leaves things just as muddled in Australia
by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

Election meant to clarify leaves things just as muddled in Australia

Turnbull has won the support of three independent MPs on budget matters and on votes of no confidence. Mr Shorten, who had previously indicated he would not concede until the Coalition officially won 76 seats...More..

by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

Pokemon GO maker probed by US Senator over data privacy concerns

The game has a street-by-street layout of communities. Those landmarks could be a painting, historic marker, store, restaurant or artwork. Players can join for free and set off on a quest to collect the 250 c...More..

One year later, Iran obeying nuclear deal, despite early doubts
by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

One year later, Iran obeying nuclear deal, despite early doubts

Republicans, who dominate both the House and Senate, all opposed the Iran nuclear deal secured last July by the USA and five other world powers. One prohibition in particular, barring Iranian banks from trading...More..

by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

Trump family visits with Gov. Pence

Perhaps the most significant meeting of the week happened Wednesday morning, when Trump, his children, and the campaign's chairman, Paul Manafort, sat down with Pence and his wife at their home. Trump said in a...More..

by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

Auschwitz Museum Also Has To Tell Visitors To Stop Playing Pokémon Go

NY magazine first reported Tuesday that some users of the Nintendo game, which allows players to capture its animated creatures on their phones at outdoor sites and buildings with the help of phone GPS systems,...More..

by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

Trump on Sanders' Hillary Endorsement: Bernie 'Totally Sold Out'

During a lengthy speech, Sanders insisted on the need to make access to health care universal and to offer young people access to university educations without their having to go into heavy debt. Beard said stu...More..

by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

Donald Trump: Picking Up Ground In Swing States

The Republican Party chairman is suggesting that GOP rebels support Donald Trump. Clinton was viewed unfavorably by 58 percent of respondents, while 63 percent said the same about Trump. Trump has tried to ma...More..

Congress sends Obama compromise drug-abuse bill
by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

Congress sends Obama compromise drug-abuse bill

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Negotiations over the bill had persisted in Congress for almost a full year, which saw some Democrats shun the proposal because they said it was a "half measure" ...More..

Documents detail alleged transgender voyeurism at Target
by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

Documents detail alleged transgender voyeurism at Target

He said the victim was changing clothes when she noticed someone holding a cell phone over the wall of changing room stall to take photos of her. She confronted Smith, who then allegedly ran away and left the...More..

by | Thursday, July 14, 2016

Solar plane flies over Egypt pyramids on globe-circling trip

The tour started in March 2015 in Abu Dhabi, the departure and arrival host city. The two men have been taking turns piloting the aircraft. Typically, the pilot can only take 20-minute naps during the course ...More..