Daily Archives: September 8, 2017

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Don Williams began his solo career in 1971 US country music singer Don Williams – who enjoyed great success with his easy-going singing style – has died aged 78. The Texan native passed away after a short illness, his publicist said. Williams began his […]

US country music singer Don Williams dies

The head of Nato has warned that the world is in a more dangerous position today than it has been in a generation.  Jens Stoltenberg said the number of different threats currently surfacing around the globe simultaneously – including North Korea, terrorists and an increasingly assertive Russia – was making […]

World is at its most dangerous point in 30 years, ...

Wednesday at a House Financial Services Committee hearing on lone-wolf and small-scale terrorist attacks, Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA) lumped Breitbart News in with white nationalists and other people who she claimed were seeking her demise. Waters said, “I’m worried about these domestic attacks. As a matter of fact, I was […]

Maxine Waters: They Want To Kill Me

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images by John Binder8 Sep 2017Washington, DC0 8 Sep, 20178 Sep, 2017 Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced on behalf of President Trump’s administration Tuesday that an Obama-created amnesty program for illegal aliens would end; consequently, open borders activists took to the streets in Washington, DC, the following day. […]

VIDEO: Illegal Aliens, Open Borders Activists Demolish Fake Jeff Sessions ...

Police in Maricopa, Arizona – a suburb of Phoenix – will start using a surveillance drone in tactical operations, joining the law enforcement in Baltimore, New York and Oakland in using the technology. The unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) will have a FLIR thermal camera and a 3x zoom camera, as […]

Phoenix-area police to start using drones in operations

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media caption“The wind was like nothing I’ve ever known in my life” Britain’s response to Hurricane Irma has been “found wanting”, the heads of two parliamentary committees have said. Many of those affected in the UK’s overseas territories in the Caribbean remain in […]

Hurricane Irma: UK response found wanting, MPs say

Published time: 8 Sep, 2017 17:20 Two members of the Italian Carabinieri are being investigated for the alleged assault of two American students, after driving them home from a nightclub, Italian media report. The State Department said it was taking the allegations “very seriously.” Italian authorities said they questioned the […]

2 American students accuse Italian police of rape

It’s hard not to feel like my taxi driving days are numbered. Hell, the entire industry seems doomed. As things continue to go from bad to worse, Green Cab started a GoFundMe campaign this week to crowdfund the $30,000 they need to stay in business, while the SFMTA plans to […]

Disrupt the disruptors

Published time: 8 Sep, 2017 16:39 Some 13 soldiers from Fort Hood, Texas ,ranging in rank from private to major, have been arrested in a prostitution sting, officials said. The personnel, who were all active duty, agreed to sex before they were detained. In total, 20 people were arrested in […]

13 Fort Hood soldiers arrested in prostitution sting

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Opioid painkillers include tramadol, codeine and morphine The use of potentially addictive painkillers across England has doubled in the last 15 years, according to a report by leading public health experts. Researchers found one in 20 people was being prescribed opioid painkillers, such as […]

Powerful painkiller use ‘doubled in 15 years’

Published time: 8 Sep, 2017 15:56 FBI operatives conducting searches at Russia’s San Francisco Consulate may be there to craft “a provocation” or plant “compromising materials” targeting Moscow, Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said. Zakharova was commenting on the ongoing searches inside Russian consular premises in San Francisco. Earlier, the […]

FBI could be planting ‘compromising material’ during searches of Russian ...

The public is being deceived and misled by the alcohol industry over links to deadly diseases – in an industry scandal scientists compare to denials made by Tobacco companies in recent history. Drinkers are unaware of the frighteningly real risks facing them, according to the authors of a study suggesting […]

Cancer cover-up? Alcohol industry accused of mass deception

A change.org petition demanding that the Nobel prize committee rescind Aung San Suu Kyi’s award for failing to stop a “crime against humanity in her country” has garnered more than 380,000 signatures. “Over the past three years more than 140,000 Rohingya Muslims have been living in grave conditions in refugee […]

380k sign pro-Rohingya petition to strip Suu Kyi of Nobel ...

The 8.2-magnitude earthquake that struck Mexico on Thursday is the most powerful to hit the country since 1985 when a quake measured at 8.1 killed around 10,000 people. These are the world’s most powerful earthquakes in the past 100 years and some of the most deadly. The magnitudes are provided […]

Most powerful and deadly quakes of the past 100 years