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What's going on Saturday? (Simian Mobile Disco, United Nations, The Soupcans, The Baseball Project, Mark Eitzel)

Simian Mobile Disco @ SS Coachella (more by Greg Cristman) The Soupcans @ Bowery Ballroom, 2013 (more by Dylan Johnson) You can browse our full NYC show calendar for all of tonight's shows, but here are some highlights... Cherry Glazerr,...

GRAPHIC: Paul George Suffered A Horrific Leg Injury During Team USA Scrimmage

The United States men's national basketball team was playing a scrimmage, leading up to the World Cup when in the fourth quarter Paul George of the Indiana Pacers suffered a serious leg injury. The incident can be seen in the video below. Show More Summary

Twitter Reacts as Paul George Suffers Gruesome Leg Injury in Team USA Scrimmage

A friendly basketball scrimmage between members of the United States national team turned ugly when Paul George was carried off due to a gruesome leg injury. You can view the injury here. (Warning: Video contains graphic images) TheShow More Summary

High Commissioner In The United Nations Wants Gaza To Have An ‘Iron Dome’, Verbally Assaults U.S. And Israel

Israel’s form of protection against missiles and ballistics, known as the Iron Dome, has been receiving plenty of attention over the past month or so, especially when the Hamas upped their bombardment of the Jewish people. Here on The Inquisitr, we reported numerous times the iron dome was tested. This includes how the Iron Dome

Obama: "We Tortured Some Folks"

On Friday, President Obama said that some of the things the United States did after 9/11 were indeed acts of torture. National Journal has the full quote: Obama also addressed post-9/11 America in remarks about the Central Intelligence Agency. Show More Summary

Big Ticket | A Light-Filled Townhouse for $17.3 Million

A five-story Upper East Side house owned by the Permanent Mission of Burkina Faso to the United Nations is the sale of the week.

U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights: Israel is mean because they won't give Iron Dome missile defense to Hamas

For anyone who needed further proof that the United Nations has gone completely off the rails, and reached an altitude where the rails are no longer visible through the clouds, you've got the top "human rights" munchkin complaining that...Show More Summary

Blue State Blues: Investigate the UN for War Crimes

The United Nations, predictably, has condemned Israel for defending itself, suggesting that Israel may have committed war crimes in fighting to protect its citizens from rockets and terror tunnels as Hamas hides and fights among Palestinian civilians. Show More Summary

You can now legally unlock your phone in the United States

Our long national nightmare is over. We can finally legally unlock our smartphones in the United States. Today, President Obama will sign the Unlocking Consumer Choice and Wireless Competition Act (that’s a mouthful) into law. It’s not that big of a surprise, Obama indicated earlier that he would sign the bill. Show More Summary

Hamas Kills 2 Israeli Soldiers, Captures a Third, Just Ninety Minutes into the Ceasefire They Demanded

Ninety minutes. They honored their ceasefire commitments for little bit more than three episodes of Friends. The United Nations released a statement cautioning that they are not in a position to confirm either side?s claims. The statement was clear though...

Petition To Investigate Hamas for War Crimes Reaches 12,000

A petition being circulated online with the hopes of forcing the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHCR) into investigating war crimes perpetuated by Hamas in the Gaza Strip has attracted over 12,000 signatories to date. The petition,...Show More Summary

It's Time for the World to Turn to the United Nations to Broker an Israeli-Palestinian Peace

LONDON - Ceasefires come and go between the Israelis and Palestinians while the death toll mounts. Only the United Nations General Assembly can mobilize world opinion. Nothing else seems likely to break the deadlock. The Security Council...Show More Summary

It's Time for the World to Turn to the United Nations to Broker an Israeli-Palestinian Peace

LONDON - Ceasefires come and go between the Israelis and Palestinians while the death toll mounts. Only the United Nations General Assembly can mobilize world opinion. Nothing else seems likely to break the deadlock. The Security Council...Show More Summary

2014 National Baseball Hall of Fame Young Collectors Set

Hey batter, batter!!…….The United States Mint proudly presents the 2014 National Baseball Hall of Fame Young Collectors Set, featuring the 2014 National Baseball Hall of Fame Uncirculated Half-Dollar in a rotating capsule. Perfect for any young collector or baseball fan, this product features the “United States Mint Kids” characters (a boy, a girl and their […]

If You Want To Prove That You Care About "Immigrant Children" - Do Not Go To The "US Detention Facilities" And Demand RESPECT For Them From The US Government. Instead GO TO THEIR HOME NATIONS And Tell Those Governments And The Adults In Their Community T

THE JEDI MIND TRICK Chicago Tribune storyIF YOU WERE INTERESTED IN THE CONDITION OF "HISPANIC CHILDREN" - Would You Use Your Stature As An Elected Official In The United States To Go To The Federal Detention Facility OR Do You Tap Into...Show More Summary

The controversial UN agency that found rockets in its Gaza schools

16 hours agoNews : BlogPost

Several days ago, a sandy-haired United Nations spokesman named Christopher Gunness had a moment when, as he explains it, “words cracked under the burden of meaning.” Clad in a tan blazer, he was just about to wrap up an interview with Al Jazeera from an office adorned with a United Nations flag. He felt emotion rising, but […]

Former Manchester United Striker Ruud Van Nistelrooy Named Dutch Assistant Coach

18 hours agoSports / Football : EPL Talk

The Dutch football association (KNVB) released a statement today naming former Manchester United striker Ruud van Nistelrooy one of the Netherlands national team assistant coaches. Van Nistelrooy played at numerous European clubs, but...Show More Summary

United States Women National team will be facing Mexico in a pair of friendlies in September

21 hours agoSports / Football : Soccerlens

United States Women National team will be facing Mexico in a pair of friendlies in September - originally posted on Soccerlens.com The USWNT will be facing their rivals south of the border in September, two times in five days. The two...Show More Summary

Can You Really Teach a MOOC in a Refugee Camp?

Two men living in Dadaab, a refugee camp in Kenya, would watch lecture videos and take online quizzes at a nearby United Nations compound. (InZone) One narrative that has driven widespread interest in free online courses known as MOOCs is that they can help educate the world. Show More Summary

US, UN announce deal on 72-hour Gaza cease-fire

The United States and the United Nations announced a 72-hour humanitarian cease-fire in the Gaza conflict early Friday, a diplomatic bolt-from-the-blue that will suspend the bloody 24-day military campaign and set the stage for arduous negotiations between Israel and Hamas over a more lasting truce. Show More Summary

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