UK officials harass own police in ‘Novichok’ probes – Russia’s Foreign Ministry

British officials are constantly pressuring their own police forces over the Salisbury and Amesbury poisoning cases, and wish to obscure the truth, according to Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova. The police are forced to investigate the poisonings “under tremendous political pressure,” Zakharova told reporters on Friday. The spokesperson also believes the British probes are […]

Egypt announces new law to clamp down on street vendors who harass tourists on holiday

Egypt holidays are on the rise for British tourists, according to Thomas Cook. Bookings for 2018 are up by 89 per cent, with other troubled destinations such as Tunisia and Turkey also seeing an increase in holidays. Yet Egypt sellers and traders have a reputation for harassing tourists in an imposing way, putting many off […]

Facebook asked users if it’s okay for adults to sexually harass kids

Facebook is no stranger to blunders and it just added another to its running list. The Guardian reports that the company asked some of its users to take a survey over the weekend, with questions delving into what should or shouldn’t be allowed on the site and who should police content. Among these questions was […]

Robert Scoble: I didn’t sexually harass women as I lacked power over them

Enlarge / Robert Scoble, as seen in 2013. (credit: Thomas Hawk) In a Wednesday blog post, Robert Scoble, the Silicon Valley pundit who was recently publicly accused of sexual assault and harassment, now claims that he didn’t sexually harass anyone because they were never his employees. “I don’t have employees, I don’t cut checks for investment,” he […]

Iran: We don’t ‘harass’ US ships in the Persian gulf, any unrest there is America’s fault

Fars News Agency Photo via USNI News Iran denied on Saturday U.S. accusations that its fast-attack boats were “harassing” warships at the mouth of the Gulf, and said Washington would be responsible for any clashes in the key oil shipping route. U.S. Navy commanders earlier accused Iran of jeopardizing international navigation by “harassing” warships passing […]

Scumbags Harass Woman For Working On Mass Effect: Andromeda’s Animations

Internet cretins engaged in a harassment campaign against a woman who worked for Electronic Arts this weekend, flooding her social media and various internet profiles with vitriolic, often misogynistic messages. Her sin, it appears, was working on animations for the game Mass Effect: Andromeda. Allie Rose-Marie Leost, who worked for EA’s motion-capture labs in Vancouver, […]