Thursday, September 20, 2018 Headlines & Global News


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.

Sentencing Awaiting In Bradley Manning Trial

Manning Released From U.S. Prison; WikiLeaks Founder Vows To Accept Extradition In Exchange For Chelsea’s Freedom

May 18, 2017 12:39 PM EDT

Manning was released from the U.S. Military Prison after being imprisoned for seven years because of giving crucial information to WikiLeaks while an intelligence analyst in Iraq.

Rakuten Open 2016 - Day 1

Japan’s Princess Mako Willing To Give Up Royal Title To Marry Commoner; Imperial Family’s Size Shrinking

May 18, 2017 11:12 AM EDT

Japan's Princess Mako is said to be giving up her royal status so she can marry her commoner boyfriend and with this, the size of the imperial family is reportedly shrinking.

The Belt and Road Forum in Beijing

Duterte Proposes Exploration Projects With Disputing Nations To Ease Tension In South China Sea ; China Reportedly Installs Rocket Launchers

May 17, 2017 04:51 PM EDT

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte proposed the conduct of exploration projects with China and Vietnam to ease the tension in South China Sea claims.

Computer Hackers Meet For Annual Congress

Cybersecurity Experts See Matches Between ‘WannaCry Ransomware’ Attack, North Korea Hacks

May 16, 2017 07:47 PM EDT

Some cybersecurity experts were able to track down and determine the origin of the "Wannacry Ransomware" and report were telling that it is somewhat linked to North Korea hacks.

Nitrogen Oxide Levels Rise Dramatically As Economic Expansion Continues

Nitrogen Oxide Poses Threat To Human Health, Lax Emission Regulations Partly To Be Blamed

May 16, 2017 06:01 PM EDT

A new study has proven that nitrogen oxide is detrimental to human health as this was linked to the number of deaths reported last 2015.

A customer views prices of goods on sale at a supermarket on January 20, 2008 in Chongqing Municipality, China.

China Boasts Increase In Retail Sales And Industrial Production Amid Nuclear Testing Tension

May 16, 2017 05:03 AM EDT

China is doing well in its economy as there was a remarkable increase in its retail sales as well as on its industrial production amidst the nuclear testing tension.

North Korea Warned Against Missile Testing

North Korea’s Successful Missile Test-Launch Suggests Advances In Global Ballistic Missile

May 15, 2017 07:19 PM EDT

North Korea just had a successful missile test launch last Sunday and because of this, experts were telling that the country is ready for the development of global ballistic missile.

Liberia Races To Expand Ebola Treatment Facilities, As U.S. Troops Arrive

WHO Confirms Another Ebola Outbreak In Cong: 3 Dies Among 19 Suspected Cases

May 15, 2017 07:14 PM EDT

The World Health Organization just confirmed that there is another Ebola outbreak in Congo as out of the suspected 19 cases, 3 people already died which started with a male victim.

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.

Apple Watch Availability At Apple Store Puerta Del Sol Madrid

Apple Watch Proven Accurate In Detecting Irregularities In Heartbeat, Can Be Used To Prevent Stroke

May 13, 2017 07:07 PM EDT

A group of researchers just discovered the ability of Apple Watch to detect abnormalities in a human's heartbeat and that this can be used to prevent strokes in the future.

A group of SCUBA divers follow a dive guide on a diving trip on October 27, 2013 in the Red Sea near the resort town of Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt.

Underwater Robots Give Explorers View Of The Ocean Life, Seafloor Via Livestream

May 13, 2017 07:00 PM EDT

The organizers of the Okeanos Explorer project are currently working on two underwater robots which give people a view of the life on the ocean floor through live stream.

Prime Minister Theresa May attends the London Conference on Somalia at Lancaster House on May 11, 2017 in London, England.

World Leaders, UN Gather In London To Find Measures To Support Somalia [Report]

May 13, 2017 06:57 PM EDT

The leaders from different countries and the representatives from United nations and different organizations gathered and convened in London to discuss matters concerning the crisis in Somalia.

North Korea's United Nations Ambassador Holds Press Briefing At U.N.

North Korea Justifies Reasons For Punishing Detained American Citizens Accused Of Crimes Against Government

May 13, 2017 06:40 PM EDT

North Korea claimed the rights over punishing the four American citizens who were accused of committing hostile acts or crimes against the government.

Natural History Museum of L.A. Prepares New Centerpiece For Dinosaur Hall

Scientists Discover New Species Of Dinosaur Similar To One Of ‘Ghostbusters’ Villains

May 12, 2017 02:26 AM EDT

Scientists just discovered new species of dinosaur which looks like the demigod villain in the hit movie, "Ghostbuster" and it was believed that this will pave the way to the discovery of more species.

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