Official news agency says at least 11 killed in Guizhou province in nation's second mine accident in as many days.
AJ+ | – ‘Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon has argued for keeping Palestinian workers off of public Israeli buses. Yaalon says the laborers are dangerous and harass Israeli women. AJ+ caught a…
Officials ascribe deaths of at least 17 jail inmates on hunger strike in Lara state to ingestion of prescription drugs.
Phillip Hughes had undergone emergency surgery after being hit on the head by a ball during a domestic game.
India's leader is well ahead of the Ferguson, Mo., protesters and Russia's Vladimir Putin
First human trial of vaccine appears safe, researchers say, as world grapples with disease that has killed thousands.
In fact, it just fell to its second-lowest level in 25 years
Two British brothers who travelled to Syria apparently with the intention of attending a rebel training camp have been jailed, becoming the first to be sentenced for such offenses in the UK. Mohommod Nawaz, 30, was handed a four-and-a-half year prison term and his younger brother Hamza Nawaz, 23, was given three years at London’s […]
Here’s a footnote to my recent post on prosecutorial discretion. Of course, the Grand Jury verdict not to indict Darren Wilson in Ferguson was a product of prosecutor McCulloch’s decision to perform a non-directive prosecution accompanied by a “jury dump” without benefit of clear guidelines and instructions. This had the predictable result that the jury [...]
Two brothers who apparently attended rebel training camp jailed, becoming first to be sentenced for such offences in UK.
The Dutch reject as "inappropriate" and "bizarre" Turkish accusations of racism in their country.
A 21-year-old singer for a promising Argentine rock band is dead after being electrocuted on stage. Agustín Briolini of the group Krebs suffered the shock as he stepped toward a microphone, and faulty wiring is getting the early blame, reports the Daily Mail. Though accounts differ, the accident appears to...
Today it's not enought to just talk about Internet. This concept has broaden up and it's a good challenge for those who want to become electronic engineers. César Viloria Núñez, professor at Universidad del Norte in Barranquilla, Colombia, explains what is the Internet of things: Consiste en que las cosas...
Chuck Hagel was always being upstaged by the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. The next secretary of defense will have to change that equation.
When Internet users in Iran try to access a blocked website, they're taken to www.peyvandha.ir. The page has changed throughout the years, reflecting the government's evolving approach to censorship.
Joice Mujuru blocked from running for seat on top panel of ZANU-PF party, ending possibility to succeed Robert Mugabe.
Serbian authorities have increasingly been calling online activists in for questioning. Now activist Marko Živkovi? is being called into court for publicly complaining about milk regulations 20 months ago.
Today, Cleveland Police released a surveillance camera video police shooting a 12 year old boy armed with an soft pellet pistol. While the police are saying the kid picked up the gun off of a picnic table and then reached for it, in spite of the poor quality of the video, it appears to me [...]
The tone of Judge O’Toole’s latest ruling is one of the certainties we have come to rely on. O’T has denied the defense’s request for additional info concerning, among other things: pre-2013 communication from the Russian government, forensic computer reports, and Waltham murder documents. The judge did make one interesting comment: that Ibragim Todashev is of no [...]
How do you get from Christopher Columbus to Butterball by way of Constantinople? Just ask Ataturk.