Tag Archives: into

Trump administration sued for allowing ‘unlimited’ dumping of fracking waste into Gulf of Mexico

Published time: 10 Dec, 2017 00:04 The Trump administration is being sued by an activist organization for allegedly allowing oil companies to dump waste from fracking and drilling into the Gulf of Mexico, without considering the detrimental effect it will have on marine life. The Center for Biological Diversity filed a formal notice of intent Thursday, after the US Environmental ...

Read More »

Trump’s expanded travel ban goes into full effect – State Department

The US State Department announced that it is fully implementing President Donald Trump’s controversial travel ban, following the Supreme Court’s decision to overrule injunctions against it. “National security is our top priority in visa operations. Our embassies and consulates around the world are fully implementing Presidential Proclamation 9645 to protect the American people, now that US Supreme Court orders permit ...

Read More »

‘People’s support of Putin must be taken into consideration’ – Gorbachev

Published time: 7 Dec, 2017 12:51 The first and only Soviet president and father of Perestroika, Mikhail Gorbachev, says that the great public support for Vladimir Putin can be explained by the people’s reluctance for change in an extremely complicated and tense international situation. Read more “Russia has a lot of problems in the current situation and the international situation ...

Read More »

22,000 faces of America’s opioid epidemic – carved into pills (VIDEO)

Published time: 6 Dec, 2017 21:32 The faces of 22,000 people who died last year due to prescription opioid overdose have been preserved for perpetuity as miniature busts carved into pills. The unusual memorial is meant to raise awareness about America’s growing opioid epidemic. A campaign launched by the nonprofit health organization National Safety Council and managed by the advertising ...

Read More »

Protesters break into Greek labor ministry, clash with riot police (VIDEO)

Published time: 5 Dec, 2017 22:36 Crowds of angry protesters in the Greek capital of Athens have forced their way into the country’s labor ministry, smashing security barriers and clashing with police. Demonstrators voiced discontent with a number of proposed reforms, including the right to strike. The shuttered entrance of the ministry in the center of Athens was forced open ...

Read More »

Chaotic scenes as Saakashvili dragged into police van in Kiev (VIDEO)

Published time: 5 Dec, 2017 14:40 Video has emerged showing ex-president of Georgia-turned-Ukrainian opposition leader Mikhail Saakashvili being forcefully dragged into a police van. Protesters clashed with police in an attempt to prevent the detention, eventually setting Saakashvili free. “Complete lawlessness! People, resist!” Saakashvili, who was stripped of his Ukrainian citizenship earlier this year, is heard screaming while being forcefully ...

Read More »

You can now import your Instagram contacts into Messenger

Facebook and Instagram have begun testing a feature that allows you to more easily bring your Instagram contacts into Messenger. The experience, which is entirely opt-in for the app’s users, is the latest in a series of integrations between Instagram and Facebook’s properties, which has earlier included the cross-posting of Instagram Stories to Facebook as well as the ability to ...

Read More »

Manhunt in NYC after car rams into people, several reported killed & injured

Published time: 3 Dec, 2017 12:12 Edited time: 3 Dec, 2017 12:36 At least one person has been killed and three others critically injured after being struck by a car in Queens, New York City, early morning Sunday, AP reports citing police. The driver “targeted” the victims around 4:45am local time, authorities said.  They added that the suspected attacker fled ...

Read More »

Google might bring Nest back into its own hardware business

Google might fold Nest back into the Google, well, fold. The company is considering integrating Nest, which is a separate company under mutual parent Alphabet at the moment, back into Google’s hardware business. The re-integration, first reported by Wall Street Journal, is a move that Google is considering as a way to help it build out its smart home capabilities ...

Read More »

Argentine ‘death flight’ pilots get life for 100s of junta opponents thrown into ocean

Published time: 30 Nov, 2017 14:26 Judges in Argentina have given life sentences to the former ‘death flights’ pilots after hundreds of people opposing the country’s 1976-83 military junta – including a close friend of Pope Francis – were thrown into the ocean. A major ruling on Wednesday marked the “first” such Argentinian judgment against pilots involved in the notorious ...

Read More »
Show Buttons
Hide Buttons
error: Content is protected !!