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HRW: Saudi Arabia’s Airstrikes In Yemen Amount To War Crimes

The Saudi-led coalition waging an air campaign against Yemen’s Houthi rebels in the north is killing children in what amounts to war crimes, an international rights group said Tuesday.Human Rights Watch released a detailed report documenting the deaths of 26 children killed in five airstrikes since June. The group said that despite coalition promises to […]

US And Russia Converge On ISIS In Dangerous Showdown

US And Russia Converge On ISIS In Dangerous Showdown

One wouldn’t know it by reading establishment media headlines, but the Russian air force and the U.S. air force are about to come head to head in Syria in a battle that has been brewing for some months now. Only the Independent, a U.K.-based media outlet, aptly phrased the looming encounter for what it was in an […]

The UK’s Wind Energy Experiment Is Paying Off In Big Ways

The UK’s Wind Energy Experiment Is Paying Off In Big Ways

Energy from offshore wind just got a lot cheaper. The cost of subsidies for new offshore wind farms has halved to £57.50 per megawatt hour (MWh) since the last government auction in 2015, after two developers – Denmark’s Dong Energy and Spain’s EDP – bid aggressively for subsidy contracts to build new farms in 2022-23. […]

San Diego To Wash Its Streets In Fight Against Hepatitis A Outbreak

San Diego’s latest step to combat its deadly outbreak of hepatitis A is to power-wash its streets every other, among other measures that seek to prevent the disease from spreading any further. The outbreak, which has hit the county’s homeless population the hardest since it started in November, has prompted the local government to install […]

‘Little Evidence’ That Light Drinking Harms Pregnancy

When it comes to pregnant women, the general, accepted recommendation is not to drink any alcohol at all. But researchers from the United Kingdom have found that there is “surprisingly limited” evidence showing that light drinking for pregnant women has any detrimental effect on the unborn child. A team from Bristol University reviewed all the […]

Woman Chooses To Die In Order To Give Birth

A woman in Michigan who passed on the chance to extend her life in order to give birth to her baby died early Saturday, according to her husband. Nick DeKlyen stated that his wife, Carrie, had passed away surrounded by family at the University of Michigan Hospital in Ann Arbor, where she had likewise delivered […]

‘We didn’t come here to kill’: Hundreds of ISIS wives, scarred kids stranded in UN-backed Iraqi camp

‘We didn’t come here to kill’: Hundreds of ISIS wives, scarred kids stranded in UN-backed Iraqi camp

The constant fear of revenge and bleak hopes of returning home are the factors that shape the lives of former wives of Islamic State militants with whom RT met at an Iraqi army camp. Many claim they only followed their terrorist husbands along an ill-fated route. Read Full Article at RT.com Source: New feed

Viking Warrior Found In Sweden Was A Woman

The Vikings had some fierce lady leaders, it turns out, as scientists have confirmed that the human remains found in a prominent Viking warrior grave are female. The remains, interred in a “well-furnished” grave in the town of Birka in Sweden, were unearthed in the 1880s and identified as belonging to the Viking era, US […]

2 men arrested near Paris planned terrorist attack, wanted to join ISIS – French prosecutor

2 men arrested near Paris planned terrorist attack, wanted to join ISIS – French prosecutor

Two men who were arrested following the discovery of explosive materials and components at an apartment in a Paris suburb of Villejuif wanted to make a bomb to commit a terrorist attack, Paris’ prosecutor has said. Read Full Article at RT.com Source: New feed

11,000+ blank Syrian passports in the hands of ISIS – media citing secret docs

11,000+ blank Syrian passports in the hands of ISIS – media citing secret docs

German authorities believe that Islamic State terrorists have stolen over 11,000 blank Syrian passports, confidential documents seen by the Bild am Sonntag newspaper reportedly reveal. Read Full Article at RT.com Source: New feed