US sanctions aimed to squeeze ‘main competitor’ out of arms market – Moscow

The new punitive measures the US imposed on buyers of Russian weapons – China in particular – is just a sign of unfair competition, aiming to get rid of “hyper-competitive” Russian-made arms, the Kremlin says. Moscow is already “tired” of reacting to every single hostile move from Washington, but will not let the latest batch […]

Cristiano Ronaldo: Juventus star blasted by Sergio Ramos for comments aimed at Real Madrid

Ronaldo turned his back on Real Madrid after nine successful years at the Bernabeu, joining Juventus in a £105million transfer last month. The 33-year-old chose to leave the club after growing tired at club president Florentino Perez’s refusal to give him the same salary as the likes of Lionel Messi and Neymar. Cristiano Ronaldo appeared […]

US imposes new sanctions aimed at stopping North Korea’s nuclear-weapons development

North Korea The US announced sanctions on entities and people in China and Russia who have links to North Korea.  The sanctions are aimed at curbing North Korea’s nuclear weapons development.  In total, nine entities, 16 people and six North Korean ships were accused of helping the weapons programs. WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States announced […]

Edward Snowden created an app that turns smartphones into security systems aimed at thwarting spies

The Guardian Project Former NSA contractor-turned-leaker Edward Snowden is working on a smartphone app. The app, named “Haven,” is intended to turn smartphones into mobile security systems. Haven is currently available to try for free in open beta. Edward Snowden is best known for revealing the spy programs of the American government’s National Security Agency, […]

The Feds say they just blew up a $1.2 billion Ponzi scheme aimed at thousands of elderly people in Florida

John Moore / Getty Images The US Securities and Exchange Commission has filed charges against Robert Shapiro, alleging he bilked investors — many of them senior citizens — out of $ 1.2 billion as part of a Ponzi scheme. The SEC says it has frozen all remaining assets as it pursues its case, which includes […]

A South Korean ‘decapitation unit’ aimed at taking out Kim Jong Un will be armed with drones and grenade machines guns

South Korean Marine Corps/Yonhap via REUTERS South Korea will arm its new ‘decapitation unit’ with suicide drones and other weapons to assassinate Kim Jong Un.  The unit was allocated $ 310,000 by the South Korean government on Wednesday.  South Korea is reportedly discussing it openly in the hopes of scaring Kim Jong Un to the […]

20,000 join Tel Aviv ‘March of Shame’ to protest bill aimed at protecting Netanyahu (VIDEO)

Published time: 3 Dec, 2017 02:14 Edited time: 3 Dec, 2017 02:33 Thousands of people, outraged at a new bill that would spare the Israeli PM from public outcry linked to two corruption probes, swarmed into downtown Tel Aviv on Saturday in a protest that became the largest since the launch of the investigation. A […]

Woman fired for ‘obscene’ gesture aimed at Trump’s motorcade

A woman has been fired from her job after a photo of her making a rude gesture at President Donald Trump’s motorcade went viral. The government contractor she worked for called it ‘obscene.’ As the presidential motorcade headed out of the Trump National Golf Club in Virginia on October 28, a cyclist “saluted” it with […]

UK orders shutdown of online casino games aimed at kids

Have you ever seen a gambling machine or website that was all too conspicuously aimed at children? British regulators certainly have. The country’s Gambling Commission and advertising overseers have ordered over 450 gambling sites to “immediately” remove casino games they say are targeting the under-18 crowd. The cartoonish graphics, cute characters and even game names […]