Removing extremist content from the internet within a few hours of it appearing poses “an enormous technological and scientific challenge”, Google’s general counsel will say later on Wednesday to European leaders who want it taken down quicker. Kent Walker, general counsel for...
At least 22 children were killed and dozens more were missing after a primary school collapsed in the 7.1-magnitude earthquake that struck central Mexico on Tuesday, officials said.
If you too are disappointed in Sen @BillCassidy #GrahamCassidy let them know it – call (202) 224-3121 pic.twitter.com/eswlh6BaoV — Jimmy Kimmel (@jimmykimmel) September 20, 2017 Late night host Jimmy Kimmel ripped into Sen. Bill Cassidy (R-La.), one of the coauthors of the GOP’s latest effort to repeal and replace Obamacare, on his show Tuesday night. […]
A California man wearing an anti-Islamic T-shirt and sporting a number of white supremacist tattoos barged into a hookah bar in Lake Forest and threatened to kill a group of Persian customers, according to OC Weekly. Andrew Alan Carruthers, 29, was arrested on Tuesday and charged with felony...
The Ministry of Defence has released a video showing the moment an RAF Reaper drone carries out an air strike on Islamic State fighters before they manage to carry out a public execution. The footage shows two handcuffed prisoners being...Show More Summary
Over the weekend, the Wall Street Journal reported that a White House staffer told foreign officials the president is considering remaining in the 2015 landmark Paris climate change agreement. The reported shift came on the eve of a United Nations General Assembly meeting in New York, where climate remains a main issue on the agenda. Within hours […]
The Republican dream of repealing Obamacare isn’t ready to head to the morgue just yet. After previous efforts died in the Senate earlier this summer, Obamacare repeal receded, only to storm back this week. Republicans are scrambling to pass a last-ditch effort before a September 30 deadline. And they might be close to reaching the […]
It’s been nearly a year since the US intelligence community publicly announced its determination that the Russian government took covert actions to sway the 2016 US election. We now know that Russia did so in part by buying Facebook ads and weaponizing bots, trolls, and other social media tools created by US tech giants. But […]
On a recent summer morning in Mendota, a small farming community in California’s Central Valley, the sun glared down from a cloudless sky. The temperature was heading toward 101 degrees, and it had hit 106 a few days before—not unlike the blistering heat that blanketed much of the West Coast over Labor Day weekend. While […]
The sound of the shofar at Rosh Hashanah in the synagogue is a "wake-up call" to Jews to support the "Jewish homeland" Israel, and fight the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement, says David Harris, of the American Jewish Committee, completely conflating religion and Zionism in a way that fosters anti-Zionism.
The president announced to the world this week that the U.S. is a rogue state. For a red-state campaign rally, President Trump’s speech to the United Nations was a stirring package of moralistic rhetoric, nationalistic posturing, and self-righteous rage. Show More Summary
Leaders of the UK, France and Italy proposing new targets for internet giants to remove extremist material
Palestinian community of Khan al-Ahmar pessimistic over upcoming verdict by Israel's top court on forced eviction case.
How four young Omani women sailors challenge stereotypes and push the limits to represent their country internationally.
If your personal information is among the 143 million credit files compromised in the Equifax cyberattack, you might be wondering if you have any recourse against the company. As it turns out, yo...
Israel invented the word Mizrahim to strip Arab Jews of their histories as they tried to do with Palestinians.
Welcome to ”The Story We Share,” a series of Q&As that profile two people with similar identities ? but who live in very different places.
Psi Upsilon's alumni board of governors told the Ivy League school on Tuesday that the chapter would be closed immediately
A condemned murderer in Georgia who wants to make the most out of his last meal ordered a veritable feast that included three spicy chicken breasts, roast beef, fish, two desserts and more. Keith Tharpe, 59, is scheduled to be executed by lethal injection at 7 p.m. next Tuesday — nearly three decades after the...
This time the hackers were only conducting espionage, via job-recruiting links. But researchers worry the group dubbed APT33 has a capability to launch more destructive attacks.