Daily Archives: July 22, 2018

Trump to Iran's Rouhani: Never threaten the US again or suffer consequences

US President Donald Trump has promised “consequences the likes of which few have ever suffered before” to Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in a late-night Sunday tweet in all caps. In the tweet, addressed to Rouhani, Trump cautions the Iranian leader to “never, ever threaten the United States again” or suffer “consequences the likes of which few throughout history have ever ...

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Tall Poppy aims to make online harassment protection an employee benefit

For the nearly 20 percent of Americans who experience severe online harassment, there’s a new company launching in the latest batch of Y Combinator called Tall Poppy that’s giving them the tools to fight back. Co-founded by Leigh Honeywell and Logan Dean, Tall Poppy grew out of the work that Honeywell, a security specialist, had been doing to hunt down ...

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Pompeo vows support to Iranian 'people's voice' against 'mafia' leaders

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has pledged US support for “the long-ignored voice of the Iranian people,” announcing the launch of the Farsi-language propaganda channel at a diaspora meeting in California. Pompeo delivered a scathing speech on the Iranian leadership, addressing the country’s diaspora at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, California, on Sunday. While the US ...

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Tall Poppy aims to make online harassment protection an employee benefit

For the nearly 20 percent of Americans who experience severe online harassment, there’s a new company launching in the latest batch of Y Combinator called Tall Poppy that’s giving them the tools to fight back. Co-founded by Leigh Honeywell and Logan Dean, Tall Poppy grew out of the work that Honeywell, a security specialist, had been doing to hunt down ...

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'We must act as allies': Trump's trade offensive against EU lambasted at G20 summit

The US president’s branding of European allies as “foes” while slapping them with tariffs is “inappropriate,” EU finance chief said at the G20 summit, which saw European countries upping their criticism of Trump’s trade onslaught. European Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs Pierre Moscovici argued that the EU has done nothing to become the target of constant attacks, both economic ...

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Scared dog forces emergency landing after opening luggage compartment mid-flight

A passenger jet was reportedly forced to make an emergency landing in Moscow after a small dog, which somehow opened the luggage compartment from the inside, triggered an alarm onboard. The commander of a Boeing 737 travelling from St. Petersburg informed the ground services of the complications as it was approaching the Russian capital on Sunday. The alarm went off ...

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Libya, migrants & karma: Europe's new migration policy wrecks on North African reality

The EU’s new plan to create refugee camps in North Africa is unlikely to ever work, as it’s never considered the situation on the ground – something that Europe helped create when it intervened in Libya, experts warn. Years of unending migrant influx have apparently stretched both the capacity and hospitality of some European nations to the limit. While the ...

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Salmonella fears spark massive Ritz Cracker recall across US & Puerto Rico

The makers of Ritz Crackers have warned customers not to consume some of their popular products over fears they have been contaminated with the harmful bacteria salmonella. The company is recalling over a dozen snack lines. Snack manufacturer Mondelez Global has issued a recall of packages of Ritz Cracker Sandwiches and Ritz Bits across the US, Puerto Rico and the ...

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Israeli warplanes strike targets in western Syria – report

Israeli fighter jets have carried out an airstrike near the town of Masyaf in the province of Hama in western Syria on Sunday, state-run SANA news agency reports. There were no casualties as a result of the air raid, “with the aggression causing only material damage,” the agency reported. The Lebanese Al Mayadeen channel reported that Israeli planes fired missiles ...

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Massive firework explosion causes injuries & damage at Spanish fiesta (VIDEO)

Some 20 people have reportedly received minor injuries after a pyrotechnic explosion interrupted celebrations at a festival in northern Spain, shattering windows and putting the area on lockdown. The blast occurred around midnight on Saturday in the municipality of Cangas del Narcea in Asturias during the closing celebrations of the city’s La Magdalena festival, according to Europa Press. A “huge ...

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