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Success! Alex Jones Gets Banned From YouTube, Apple, Facebook and Spotify

Success! Alex Jones Gets Banned From YouTube, Apple, Facebook and Spotify

But the company is monitoring the app. Jones - whose content was removed this week from Facebook , YouTube , Spotify and Apple for violating hate speech guidelines - has fueled false conspir...

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Tokyo Medical University apologises for changing exam results to exclude women

Tokyo Medical University apologises for changing exam results to exclude women

Sign-up now and enjoy one (1) week free access! Lawyers investigating bribery accusations in the admission of the son of a senior education ministry official said they concluded that his score, an...

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Houthi missile launched into Saudi Arabia kills one

Houthi missile launched into Saudi Arabia kills one

He accused the rebels of using children as "tools and covers for their terrorist acts". Responding to the airstrike on Thursday, UNICEF Regional Director in the Middle East and North Africa Geert Ca...

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Trump's Space Force Needs $8 Billion Over 5 Years, Pence Says

Trump's Space Force Needs $8 Billion Over 5 Years, Pence Says

Mr Trump - who tweeted "Space Force all the way!" on Thursday - and his supporters point to how adversaries such as China and Russian Federation are increasingly deploying satellites as proof th...

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Lawmakers reject Argentina abortion bill

Lawmakers reject Argentina abortion bill

Maria Eugenia Vidal, who was against the measure. Outraged by lawmakers' rejection of a bill that would have legalized abortion Wednesday night, women's rights advocates in Argentina clashed with ...

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Druze army vets campaign against Israel's Jewish state law

Druze army vets campaign against Israel's Jewish state law

The petition argued that by declaring Israel as the nation state of the Jewish people alone, the law excludes the rights of its Arab citizens who make up around 20 percent of the population. Tens of t...

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Israeli strike kills Hamas militants in Gaza

Israeli strike kills Hamas militants in Gaza

The number of Palestinian children who died at the hands of the Israeli occupation this year has doubled in comparison to 2017, during which 15 children were killed, according to DCIP records. The mil...

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Indonesia minister says quake deaths pass 300

Indonesia minister says quake deaths pass 300

Spokesman Arifin Hadi says the tens of thousands people left homeless by Sunday's magnitude 7.0 quake need clean water and tarpaulins most of all. "There have been 355 aftershocks since Sunday", natio...

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Thunderstorm warnings issued as heatwave comes to an end

Thunderstorm warnings issued as heatwave comes to an end

A spokesman for the Met Office said: "Whilst many places will miss the heaviest rain, thunderstorms are likely to affect parts of east and southeast England during Tuesday afternoon and particularly i...

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Russian Federation ready to resume full-scale dialogue with new Georgian leadership, says PM

Russian Federation ready to resume full-scale dialogue with new Georgian leadership, says PM

Russian PM Dmitry Medvedev holds a meeting at his Gorki residence today. During their joint appearance on Tuesday (7 August), the foreign ministers recalled the events of 7 August 2008, when Russi...

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Manafort defence attorneys rip into star prosecution witness

Manafort defence attorneys rip into star prosecution witness

Gates, Manafort's longtime right-hand man, pleaded guilty in February to one count of conspiracy against the United States and one count of lying to an Federal Bureau of Investigation agent in exchang...

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Tourists in Bali and Lombok: Powerless and scared after 7.1 natural disaster

Tourists in Bali and Lombok: Powerless and scared after 7.1 natural disaster

Nugroho said up to 20,000 people may have been evacuated from their homes on Lombok and that paramedics, food and medication were badly needed. "It felt like two meters to the left, then two meter...

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Aftershocks rock Indonesia as quake death toll tops 300

It said it didn't have the potential to cause a tsunami. The United States Geological Survey (USGS) recorded the latest quake at 5.9, with a depth of six miles. More than 1,000 schools have been d...

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Dubai tourist runs up $65,000 in speeding fines driving supercar

Dubai tourist runs up $65,000 in speeding fines driving supercar

He had rented a £260,000 Lamborghini Huracan supercar at a cost of £560 per day while overseas in the country. The speed limit on the busy road is 120km/h (75mph), but on the way towards Abu Dhabi...

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Armeena Khan calls out former foreign secretary on burka comment

Armeena Khan calls out former foreign secretary on burka comment

On Monday, Johnson caused controversy by comparing fully veiled Muslim women to "letterboxes" and "bank robbers" in a column for the Daily Telegraph . "It is any wonder that many younger women have...

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Apple removes most of United States conspiracy theorist's podcasts from iTunes

Apple removes most of United States conspiracy theorist's podcasts from iTunes

Facebook said they have removed the four pages from their platforms for violating their graphic violence and hate speech policies. Facebook said it had removed four pages belonging to InfoWars ...

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Indonesia quake leaves 156000 homeless as death toll hits 131

A resident shows a photo of missing victims believed to be trapped inside a collapsed building, as rescue workers continue searching after Sunday's quake in Pemenang, North Lombok, Indonesia on Augu...

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Report on Eliminated Top Syrian Scientist: It Was Mossad

Report on Eliminated Top Syrian Scientist: It Was Mossad

The official, who works for a Middle Eastern intelligence agency, said Israel had been monitoring Asbar for years. A senior official from an intelligence agency in the Middle East has revealed t...

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Gates says Manafort told him to be truthful to Federal Bureau of Investigation

Gates says Manafort told him to be truthful to Federal Bureau of Investigation

The charges are not related to Manafort's work with the Trump campaign. Defense lawyer Kevin Downing guided Gates on a tour through the wide array of lies he's told, and sought to paint him as a m...

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Katz: Israel approaching a 'decision point' in Gaza, resolution or war

Katz: Israel approaching a 'decision point' in Gaza, resolution or war

Abu Salima said that the ship's journey will continue from Gaza around the world, to show that this is the only effort left, and that all Gaza has left is to continue its peaceful resistance until the...

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Palestinian rockets strike homes in Sderot, 2 injured

Palestinian rockets strike homes in Sderot, 2 injured

IDF confirmed striking targets in Gaza on Wednesday in response to two rockets from Gaza which fell in the southern Israeli city of Sderot, lightly injuring two people according to medics at the scene...

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UK wants nerve agent poisoning suspects extradited

UK wants nerve agent poisoning suspects extradited

The move comes after months of investigation by police officers and intelligence agencies. Two Russians are said to have been identified as suspects in the attack which left one person dead and thre...

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US to impose new sanctions on Russian Federation

US to impose new sanctions on Russian Federation

The U.S. made a similar determination in February when it found that North Korea used a chemical weapon to assassinate North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's half brother at the airport in Kuala Lumpur, Ma...

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Rand Paul says he delivered Trump letter to Putin

Rand Paul says he delivered Trump letter to Putin

Trump to President Vladimir Putin's administration", Sen. There has been no indication that a Putin-Paul meeting would occur . Putin's spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, said the Kremlin has not yet e...

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In Tehran meeting, Iranian President warns N. Korean FM about

In Tehran meeting, Iranian President warns N. Korean FM about "unreliable" US

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani , speaking in a meeting with North Korea's foreign minister, said that America could not be trusted, according to the Islamic Republic News Agency. sanctions, trading...

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Senator Paul Meets with Former President Gorbachev

Senator Paul Meets with Former President Gorbachev

Paul also met representatives of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the State Duma, the lower house of the Russian parliament, led by the committee's chairman Leonid Slutsky. The House and Senate issu...

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Iran warn of ‘CONSEQUENCES’ as USA announces ban on oil exports

Iran warn of ‘CONSEQUENCES’ as USA announces ban on oil exports

The renewed US sanctions go into effect as protests escalate against Iran's hardline ruling party over its huge military spending, which has crippled an already weak Iranian economy. State energy fi...

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Explainer: Saudi Arabia's diplomatic dispute with Canada

Explainer: Saudi Arabia's diplomatic dispute with Canada

A few days later, Saudi Arabia announced the suspension of state airline flights to Canada and the withdrawal from Canadian universities of all Saudi students. "It's up for the government of Saudi A...

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Twitter CEO defends decision not to ban Alex Jones, Infowars

Twitter CEO defends decision not to ban Alex Jones, Infowars

Both sites had already temporarily limited his publishing power, and Spotify showed itself ready to act against Jones when it removed some of his podcasts last week. "We believe in representing a wi...

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New York Congressman Chris Collins indicted on insider trading charges

New York Congressman Chris Collins indicted on insider trading charges

Republican Rep. Christopher Collins of NY has been charged with using inside information about a biotechnology company to make illicit stock trades. The U.S. In total, the indictment alleges that th...

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NAB questions Imran Khan in helicopters misuse case

NAB questions Imran Khan in helicopters misuse case

Khan has denied any wrongdoing and said the case was politically motivated. During his first visit to the provincial capital after the July 25 polls, prime minister-in-waiting Imran Khan appeared ...

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Indonesia Quake Death Toll Surges To Over 130

Indonesia Quake Death Toll Surges To Over 130

Thousands of people made homeless by a powerful natural disaster on Indonesian resort islands looked for shelter Monday night as rescue workers continued to search for the missing and said the death t...

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Texas student’s graduation photos with 14-ft-long alligator go viral

Texas student’s graduation photos with 14-ft-long alligator go viral

Makenzie Noland celebrated her upcoming college graduation by posing in her cap and stole with her good friend "Big Tex" - a almost 14-foot-long alligator that lives in a wildlife sanctuary in Beaumon...

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‘Secret life’: Rick Gates forced to reveal affair at Manafort trial

Ahead of that barrage, Gates implicated himself in a vast amount of criminal conduct on the stand, an apparent strategic decision by prosecutors as they hoped to take some of the steam out of the defe...

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USA finalizes next China tariff list targeting $16 billion in imports

A U.S. -China trade war will reduce global output by 0.7 per cent by 2020, with China's economy taking a 1.3 per cent hit and U.S. GDP dropping 1 per cent, Oxford Economics said in a research note Tue...

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Pressure mounts on Boris Johnson to apologise for burka comments

Pressure mounts on Boris Johnson to apologise for burka comments

The ex-foreign secretary also described burkas as "absolutely ridiculous" and said their wearers looked like "bank robbers". A source close to the MP told The Telegraph on Tuesday: "If we fail to ...

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OH 12th Congressional District Special Election Results

OH 12th Congressional District Special Election Results

Polls closed at 7 p.m. Balderson led over O'Connor by 50.1 percent to 49.3 percent, a 1,766-vote lead, with all precincts reporting. And in suburban Seattle, three Democrats vied in a jungle pri...

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Hail hurts 14 people, kills 2 birds at Colorado zoo

Jenny Koch, the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo's marketing director, says a vulture and a duck were killed by the hail. According to a spokesperson for the zoo, about 300 cars are not driveable due to the ...

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Acting President Osinbajo sacks DSS Boss Lawal Daura

Acting President Osinbajo sacks DSS Boss Lawal Daura

Osinbajo had earlier directed that the sacked Daura should handover to the most senior DSS personnel. Ibrahim Idris , has said that the Police were not involved in the siege on the National Assem...

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Great White Sharks Seen Off Truro; Beaches Closed

Great White Sharks Seen Off Truro; Beaches Closed

The boat's captain can be heard saying, "Holy crap!" "Did you see that?" Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries researcher Dr. Greg Skomal got the shock of his life when a shark almost took ...

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