A ticking time bomb in China has global markets looking really shaky right now

Reuters/CHINA STRINGER NETWORK Global markets are jittery in recent days as fears about growth in China take hold. “The larger the stimulus used by China to offset the trade war impact, the bigger will its deficit likely be,” Tao Wang, UBS’s chief China economist, said in a report on Tuesday Markets are also worried about the ongoing Italian debt […]

Norway didn’t know much about Libya yet helped bomb it into chaos, state report finds

A Norwegian state report says the officials “had very limited knowledge” of what was going on in Libya, but promptly decided to join the US-led intervention, turning the once thriving North African nation into a terrorist hotbed. Norway rushed to help its NATO allies to pound Libya with airstrikes in 2011, without understanding what was […]

Cancer time bomb is ready to explode

The cutting-edge treatment has been hailed as “a new dawn” for cancer medicine and for some patients, it could be a potential cure. Experts say the immune-boosting drugs have become “victims of their own success” while government regulators say they cannot afford to pay for the medicine beyond the time frames that proved effective in […]

Animals. Season 3 Premiere: Who (and What) Survived the Green Bomb?

The Season 3 premiere of Animals., HBO’s idiosyncratic, animated comedy, brings with it lots of changes. Gone are the entries with multiple storylines and animated humans, making way for new stories that span entire episodes and — BRACE YOURSELF — live actors (hello, Demi Moore)! Of course, the casual banter, out-of-place realism and surprise guest […]

A US stealth bomber just tested a brand new nuclear gravity bomb

US Air Force An Air Force B-2 stealth bomber just completed the first test drop of an advanced nuclear gravity bomb. The B-61-12 gravity bomb can penetrate three meters of earth before detonating and dial up a nuclear yield of between 0.3 kilotons and 50 kilotons of devastating power. The system has already been already tested on several other delivery platforms, […]

London’s Charing Cross rail station evacuated after bomb scare

Published time: 22 Jun, 2018 06:43 Edited time: 22 Jun, 2018 06:58 Charing Cross rail terminal in London was evacuated after reports of a man on the tracks who claimed to have an explosive device, the British Transport Police said. The suspect was swiftly detained by officers. The man has now been detained by @BTP […]

Israeli jets bomb Gaza after ‘arson kites’ launch

Israeli Air Force jets struck “three military targets in a Hamas compound” in southern Gaza, according to the Israeli military, which said the strike was “in response to the repeated launching of incendiary kites and balloons with explosive devices attached” from the Gaza Strip into Israeli territory. The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) said it was […]

Japanese politicians want to fix the country’s demographic time bomb and it starts by letting babies cry in public

Koichi Kamoshida/Getty Images Thirteen male Japanese politicians have pledged to support the “We Love Babies Project” which aims to create a society that accepts babies crying in public spaces. The group ecourages businesses and restaurants to display “It’s OK to cry” stickers. Signing on to the initiative is likely part of a move to encourage […]

15 people injured after 2 men set off a bomb at a restaurant in Canada, police say

@PeelPoliceMedia At least 15 people have been were injured in what police called an improvised explosive attack on Thursday night near Toronto, Canada. Police are hunting two hooded men who they say planted a bomb in the Bombay Bhel restaurant, in Mississauga, Ontario. A witness described people screaming and bleeding. He said there was a […]