She Found A Dating App On Her Boyfriend’s Phone. Then She Allegedly Bought A Samurai Sword

With her boyfriend finally asleep, Emily Javier allegedly reached for the samurai sword she had secretly taped earlier to the side of the bed. With her boyfriend finally asleep, Emily Javier allegedly reached for the samurai sword she had secretly taped earlier to the side of the bed. According to an affidavit filed by police, […]

“I Screamed, But No One Came”: The Horrifying Sexual Violence Facing Syria’s Women And Girls

t documents an astounding array of atrocities. And it highlights the way Syrian government forces, under the control of Bashar Assad, have systematically used rape and sexual violence as a tool to victimize and humiliate its perceived enemies. Women are pawns in the Syrian war. That’s the conclusion of the United Nations’ Human Rights Council, […]

Oklahoma To Use Nitrogen For Executions In First For US

Oklahoma has not carried out an execution since 2015 after a series of mishaps, including a botched lethal injection. Oklahoma officials said on Wednesday the state would resume executions using nitrogen gas, a move that would make it the first U.S. state to use the gas for capital punishment. Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter said […]

Nobel-Winning Chemist Spotted Wandering In US, Wife Found Dead Nearby

Ei-ichi Negishi, a chemist teaching at Purdue University, and his wife Sumire Negishi were reported missing Monday. A Japanese Nobel Prize-winner was hospitalized Wednesday and his wife was dead, reportedly after driving off a road in rural Illinois. Ei-ichi Negishi, 82, a chemist teaching at Purdue University in the neighboring state of Indiana, and his […]

Pakistan Calls Back Envoy To India After Alleged Incidents Of Harassment

Pakistan had earlier complained that the Pakistani Deputy High Commissioner’s car was chased and men hurled abuses at the driver in Delhi. Pakistan has called back its High Commissioner in Delhi for a meeting after alleging that its diplomats and their families were “harassed and intimidated” in the capital. Islamabad said in a statement that […]

Puppy Dies After Being Put In Overhead Bin On United Flight

When the airplane landed at LaGuardia Airport and the owner opened the overhead bin, the puppy was no longer breathing. United Airlines: United Airlines said it will “assume full responsibility” for the death of a 10-month-old puppy that appeared to have suffocated after it was placed inside an overhead compartment on a three-hour flight from […]

‘It Was A Different Mind-Set’: How Trump Soured On Tillerson As His Top Diplomat

Donald Trump was so eager to fire Tillerson that he wanted to do so in a tweet on Friday. ecretary of State Rex Tillerson was asleep in his Nairobi hotel room early Saturday morning fighting a stomach bug when White House Chief of Staff John Kelly called to wake him around 2 a.m. to relay […]

Stephen Hawking, physicist who came to symbolize the power of the human mind, dies at 76

Stephen W. Hawking, the British theoretical physicist who overcame a devastating neurological disease to probe the greatest mysteries of the cosmos and become a globally celebrated symbol of the power of the human mind, has died, a family spokesman told the Associated Press. He was 76. Unable to move a muscle, speechless but for a […]

Australians Rescued A Giant Spider. The Rest Of The World Wonders Why

Th Australia: For the past day, people around the world at least the ones who can get past a certain spider video without screaming “kill it with fire!” have been engaged in a rigorous debate about whether Andrea Gofton is one of the most compassionate Australians on her continent, or simply insane. This month, her […]

The Glitch That’s Led To IndiGo And GoAir Planes Being Grounded

A320neos with even one Pratt engine featuring a seal found to cause vibrations are no longer allowed to fly, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation said in a statement Monday. India took the drastic measure of grounding all Airbus SE narrow-body planes powered by the latest Pratt & Whitney engines, removing the aircraft from the […]