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Crime & Justice

Iraqi Forces Battle Remaining IS Militants In Mosul

Mosul Celebrates First Eid Holiday In Years Without Isis Being In Control; Some Residents Still Not Pleased For A Reason

Jun 26, 2017 11:44 AM EDT

The residents of Mosul, Iraq just celebrated their first Eid holiday in years without the Islamic State in control but some residents were still not happy about their new-found freedom.

Neo-Nazis Using YouTube for Propaganda

YouTube Takes New Approach In Removing Videos That Promote Offensive Viewpoints

Jun 19, 2017 10:04 AM EDT

YouTube is said to be taking a new method and approach when it comes to removing videos which show offensive viewpoints or which could incite threat and terrorism.

Thailand Struggles With Legal Herbal Supplement Which Mirrors Opiate Narcotic Effects

Thai Communities Struggling With Rising Drug Use Amid Crackdowns And Educational Efforts

Jun 13, 2017 02:42 PM EDT

Thailand communities have been struggling ith te increasing rate of drug use despite the efforts of the government to stop this and the educational efforts.

Legal Sale Of Recreational Marijuana Begins In Colorado

War On Drugs Intensifies, Creates More Nervousness, Concerns Among Cannabis Investors

Jun 13, 2017 02:39 PM EDT

The war on drugs has intensified in the United States and because of this, the cannabis investors started to worry as this will affect the cannabis industry.

Philippines Drug Crackdown Continues

China Gives Full Support To President Duterte’s Drug War Following Successful Joint Operation

May 30, 2017 05:55 AM EDT

China just expressed its full support to President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs in the Philippines after the two countries conducted a successful joint operation against drug traffickers.

Homeland Security Advisor Tom Bossert speaks about recent cyber attacks during a briefing at the White House, on Wednesday, May 11, 2017. on May 11, 2017 in Washington, DC.

Cybersecurity Experts Link North Korea To Ransomware Cyber-Attack To Financially Support Their Regime

May 29, 2017 06:58 AM EDT

North Korea is reportedly the top suspect behind the WannaCry Ransomware threat which attacked most business establishments and offices across the globe lately.

California Court Rules That Gay Marriage Ban Does Not Violate Rights

2 Men In Indonesia Sentenced To 85 Lashes For Having Sex: Rights Activists Condemn The Extreme Punishment

May 18, 2017 07:27 PM EDT

Two men in Indonesia were sentenced to 85 lashes in public after vigilantes caught them naked in the bed but rights activists condemned the punishment telling it as something harsh.

Participant hold their laptops in front of an illuminated wall at the annual Chaos Computer Club (CCC) computer hackers' congress, called 29C3, on December 28, 2012 in Hamburg, Germany.

WannaCry Ransomware Second Wave Attack Infects More Systems; U.S. Government To Discuss Solutions To Stop Threat

May 15, 2017 07:08 PM EDT

The WannaCry Ransomware is already infecting a lot of systems most especially in Europe and Asia and the U.S. government is conducting a meeting to stop this cyber threat.

Mexican Drug War Fuels Violence In Juarez

Mexico Named 2016 2nd Deadliest Country Due To Increasing Death Toll From Drug War

May 10, 2017 08:58 AM EDT

Mexico was just named as the second deadliest country in the world for the year 2016 and it was mainly attributed to the increasing number of fatalities due to the drug war.

A man covers his faces as buses burn after being set on fire by protesters during a nationwide general strike on April 28, 2017 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Violence Worsens In Brazil Following General Strike: Activists, Unions Protest Over Pension Reforms [Report]

Apr 29, 2017 12:39 PM EDT

The violence in Brazil continues to worsen as protesters and demonstrators are taking their disappointment on the road regarding President Temer's latest pension reforms.

Pedestrians pass a Knightscope Inc. K5 security robot on Wall Street near the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., on Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017.

Knightscope Develops Crime Patrol Robots, Can Replace Human Security Guards In The Future [Report]

Apr 28, 2017 06:04 PM EDT

The human security guards might soon ve replaced by crime patrol robot called K5 which was invented by Knightscope, a company that was founded last 2013.

Protests Erupt Across Mexico Over Gas Prices Spiking 20 Percent After President's Oil Industry Deregulation

Mexico Faces Risk Of Open Gas Trade From Fuel-Theft Epidemic, Affects Foreign Investment [Report]

Apr 27, 2017 09:13 AM EDT

Mexico is currently facing the risk of open gas trades as most of the consumers there are already patronizing gasoline from thieves and this might affect foreign investment.

Eating Contest Death

Eating Contest Gone Wrong: Man Chokes To Death On Doughnuts, Student Dies On Pancake Contest

Apr 05, 2017 12:18 PM EDT

Fun in participating in eating contests unexpectedly turn into tragedy.

Turkish Military Demonstrate New Syrian Border Measures

Chemical Attack in Syria Kills 58

Apr 05, 2017 09:11 AM EDT

A chemical attack on Syria has left 58 dead and dozens injured, organizations are still counting bodies including children. The attack is believed to be caused by the Russian air-strikes or the Syrian government.


China Installs Surveillance Cameras in Churches By Force, Some Christians Resist

Apr 04, 2017 09:49 AM EDT

China has yet another campaign after the "cross demolition."

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