Bodycam shows Ohio cop telling 11yo shoplifter ‘that’s why black community has no grocery stores’

Police in Cincinnati, Ohio, have released bodycam footage that shows an officer arrest an 11-year-old shoplifter after tasering her, and telling the girl “this is why there aren’t any grocery stores in the black community.” The incident happened last month when officer Kevin Brown was working a security detail at a Kroger’s grocery store in […]

Could ‘community apps’ built on blockchain solve Facebook’s existential crisis?

GUEST: “We came here for the friends.” In the face of a reputation crisis, Facebook is investing heavily in a nationwide advertising campaign to remind us that it is a community first, a business second. The campaign has gone so far as to recognize that spam, clickbait, fake news, data misuse, and political scandal have […]

'Where's the evidence?' Chicago community shocked after teen kills himself while running from police

A Chicago community is in disbelief after a 16-year-old African-American teen reportedly shot himself while running from officers after they tried to question him about being in possession of a weapon. The incident unfolded just before 7pm local time on Friday, when police spotted Steven Rosenthal with a gun and tried to talk to him, […]

South Korea seeks progress on denuclearization, proposes East Asian railroad community with China, Japan, Russia, and US

A third summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in is planned for September. While the subject of denuclearization remains at the center of the negotiation table, Moon said plans to build a railway across the peninsula will kick off this year. Moon proposed an East Asian railroad community […]

Pokemon Go Community Day September news following Shiny Eevee evolutions reveal

The latest Pokemon Go Community Day is now wrapping up, with fans expecting event news to arrive later this week. Having enjoyed all the bonuses and caught a bunch of Shiny Eevees, fans are now looking to the future. Every month in 2018 will feature a Community Day, including its own rewards focused around one […]

Pokemon Go Community Day update: Final Eeeve secret revealed ahead of event

Pokemon Go fans have discovered the final secret ahead of this weekend’s two-day Community event. The next Pokemon Go Community event takes place on the weekend of August 10 and August 11. This month’s Pokemon of choice is Eevee, which has multiple evolutions. And with just a few days to go before Community Day kicks […]

Chelsea 0 Man City 2: Pep Guardiola’s men give taste of what’s to come in Community Shield

Guardiola will once again take on a headlining role with £60m new boy Riyad Mahrez and the prodigious Phil Foden offering another dimension to his Premier League-winning side. Amazon Prime are poised to serve up a warts-and-all glimpse of City’s emphatic march to the top-flight title last season.  But, based on the hunger and desire […]

Vaccine-refusing community drove outbreak that cost $395K, sickened babies

Enlarge / A child gets a measles vaccine. (credit: Getty | BSIP) A 2013 measles outbreak rooted in a vaccine-refusing community in Brooklyn, New York cost the city’s health department an estimated $ 394,448, requiring 87 employees to collectively spend more than 10,000 hours on outbreak response and control, according to an analysis published Monday […]

Pokemon Go Community Day August reveal: Big Pokemon shiny news countdown

Having enjoyed the Pokemon Go Community Day bonuses and caught a bunch of Shiny Squirtles, fans are now looking to the future. Each month in 2018 will feature a Community Day, which will focus on one single Pokemon. So far fans have seen a switch between starters and other Pokemon for each event, something which […]

If you live in Taipei’s Dream Community, this Indigenous festival is included in your rent

Mark Daffey July 4, 2018 Share this article Taipei’s annual Dream Parade—a cacophonous riot of color honoring Taiwan’s aboriginal villagers (and funded by a local property magnate)—has been likened to Rio’s Carnivàle and the Mardi Gras in New Orleans. Mark Daffey dives in. Dressed in guises designed to replicate banana peels, wizened old women turn […]