The right-wing media is pushing a dubious claim about Mueller’s case against Michael Flynn

Jonathan Ernst/Reuters The right-wing media has suggested in recent days that a new court order in the case against former national-security adviser Michael Flynn implies he will be exonerated soon. The judge presiding over the Flynn case, Judge Emmet Sullivan, has issued a similar order in every criminal case he’s overseen since 2009.  Legal experts […]

Single dose of meldonium has no benefit & makes no sense – drug inventor on Russian curler’s case

Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitsky’s positive test for meldonium could be a result of someone’s “unlawful actions,” the chemist who invented the drug has told RT, emphasizing that a single dose has no physical effects. It is highly unlikely that Krushelnitsky deliberately took meldonium during the Olympic Games as all the athletes, especially Russians, were well […]

Bird flu H7N4 outbreak: Four symptoms to watch for after first ever human case confirmed

BIRD flu is an infectious type of influenza that spreads among birds, but in very rare cases can affect humans. A woman in China is now the first ever human recorded to have the H7N4 strain of the virus – if a worldwide outbreak begins, what are the symptoms to look out for?

Natalie Wood 'MURDER suspected', Robert Wagner alibi 'does not add up' – Case reopened

Some time during the night of November 28, 1981, the famous actress disappeared over the side of the couple’s 60-foot yacht, The Splendor, near Santa Catalina Island, off the coast of California. Her lifeless body was fished out of the water one mile away from The Splendor at 8am the following morning. A dinghy from […]

28 appeals in Russian doping case upheld, sanctions on athletes annulled – CAS

“In 28 cases, the evidence collected was found to be insufficient to establish that an anti-doping rule violation (ADRV) was committed by the athletes concerned. With respect to these 28 athletes, the appeals are upheld, the sanctions annulled and theirindividual results achieved in Sochi 2014 are reinstated,” the ruling said. DETAILS TO FOLLOW Let’s block […]

A Vietnam War veteran explains the tactical case for the flamethrower

US Marine Corps The US military stopped using flamethrowers in 1978, but there are several potential applications of the flamethrower to modern counter-terrorism operations. Still, the potential for uncontrollable and indiscriminate collateral damage makes them less-than-ideal for prolonged operations in urban terror strongholds like, say Mosul or Raqqa. But there’s no law against them in the […]