Two Americans among four tourists killed in Tajikistan car-ramming incidents

Four foreign tourists were killed in the Central Asian republic of Tajikistan, after a car rammed into a group of cyclists. The police swiftly tracked down the perpetrators and shot two of them dead after they resisted arrest. The tragedy occurred at mid-day on Sunday at Yoksu village in the southern part of the country. […]

Adventure Game ‘Unforeseen Incidents’ Has Wonderful, Well-Written Characters

Designing adventure game protagonists is not easy. Sure, playing as a wisecracking know-it-all can be fun, but those characters often overstay their welcome way too soon with their snark. On the other hand, if your protagonist is a blank page, they tend to be a little too bland to spend extended amounts of time in […]

From Emperor Qin to Pieta: 5 infamous incidents of art vandalism

Chinese officials are calling for the “exemplary punishment” of an American student who damaged a priceless 2,200-year-old statue. One of the famous terracotta warriors lost a finger in the incident. The statues date back to 200 BC, during the reign of China’s first emperor, Qin Shi Huang. Several of them were on display at the […]

There have already been 18 gun-related incidents at American schools in 2018

Wilfredo Lee A shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida on Wednesday left 17 people dead and over a dozen more injured. The shooting marks the 18th gun-related incident at or near a school already this year. Some of the incidents were suicides and others resulted in no injuries. A gunman opened fire […]

Investigate chemical incidents in Syria instead of blaming Damascus & distorting our views – Moscow

Russia has called for an investigation of all chemical incidents in Syria, as the US has ignored all evidence of terrorist involvement while portraying the allegations against Damascus, based on shady sources, as the truth. “All the ongoing attempts by the US to accuse the Syrian government of using chemical warfare agents in combat against […]

Is THIS the reason why road rage incidents are becoming more likely in Britain?

Three in four drivers believe motoring manners have got worse in the past decade. The Ford survey of 2,000 motorists found that the top bugbears are throwing rubbish out of car windows, making loud hands-free calls, playing music too loudly, inconsiderate parking and grooming in the rear-view mirror, with aggressive cyclists and tailgating also figuring. […]

Hundreds protest US military flights over Okinawa schools after 2 dangerous incidents (PHOTOS)

Published time: 31 Dec, 2017 01:41 Edited time: 31 Dec, 2017 02:53 The chain of recent incidents involving US military aircraft has prompted Okinawans to stage a protest against the military facility located near their homes, citing safety concerns for their children. Hundreds of residents of the Okinawa Prefecture, Japan, took to the streets Friday […]

US expels 2 Cuban diplomats for medical reasons after ‘incidents’ in Havana

Thomson Reuters WASHINGTON/HAVANA (Reuters) – The United States said it had expelled two Washington-based Cuban diplomats in May after unspecified “incidents” caused physical symptoms in Americans serving at the US Embassy in Havana that an unnamed official said included hearing loss. US State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert told reporters on Wednesday the exact nature of the […]

‘We heard about hooligans & racism, but no incidents, all ran smoothly’ – FIFA chief Infantino

FIFA President Gianni Infantino has commended Russia on a smoothly run tournament and the absence of violent or racist incidents during the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup. Sunday’s Confed Cup final will see Germany take on Chile at St. Petersburg Stadium in the climax of the first ever Confed Cup to be held in Russia. In […]