October 19, 2018

US: Dennis Hof, brothel owner and Nevada Legislature candidate, dies at 72

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From WN The brothel-owning, evangelical Christian-backed Republican Nevada state legislature candidate who nicknamed himself the “Trump from Pahrump,” died on Tuesday, a local sheriff’s office said, Reuters reports. Dennis Hof, 72, styled himself as America’s best-known pimp, a strip-club owner who ran multiple brothels. His political rise reflected fundamental changes in electoral norms that have […]

Amateur sleuth claims to have found missing flight MH370 on Google Maps

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From WN A British man claims to have found the wreckage of the missing Malaysia Airlines flight 370 plane while searching on Google Maps, according to The New York Post. Ian Wilson is an amateur tech-sleuth who claims to have found the remains of the historic aviation mystery after the plane disappeared in 2014 with […]

WHO chief warns Ebola outbreak in DRC has not yet stabilized, at least 75 dead

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From WN The World Health Organization’s chief called for caution on Wednesday since the outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo is stabilizing due to the dangers health officials face in identifying new cases new rebel-controlled areas, according to Reuters. WHO Chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus echoed similar warnings previously stated by the International […]

New study says nearly 3,000 deaths In Puerto Rico were caused by Hurricane Maria

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From WN A new independent survey says the people killed by Hurricane Maria is likely to be 46.5 times the government’s death toll estimate of 64 with their newest estimate linking 2,975 deaths to the destructive storm from September 2017 through February 2018, according to CBS News. The independent analysis released on Tuesday was commissioned […]

US deports Nazi Labor Camp Guard to Germany

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From WN The United States deported a 95-year-old former Nazi labor camp guard back to Germany on Tuesday after more than a decade of diplomatic fights over his status, according to The Guardian. Jakiw Palij, who lived in Queens, New York City, arrived at Dusseldorf airport on Tuesday morning after his deportation was ordered in 2004 […]

UN says Myanmar denying ‘Effective Access’ to Rakhine State after Rohingya crisis

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From WN The United Nations said they were still waiting for “effective access” to the Rakhine state in Myanmar on Tuesday after more than 700,000 Rohingya Muslims were forced from their homes during a brutal army crackdown, according to Reuters. The UN said even though Myanmar agreed to work with the international organization to aid […]

Strongest sea ice in the Arctic Ocean breaks up for the first time on record

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From WN Some of the oldest, thickest sea ice in the Arctic has started to break up, opening waters just north of Greenland which are normally frozen throughout the hottest months of summer, according to a report from The South China Morning Post on Tuesday. The unique weather phenomenon has never been recorded before until […]

China strikes back against latest US tariffs, targeting another $16 billion worth of imports

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From WN China’s commerce ministry announced on Wednesday it would start imposing a 25% import duties on $16 billion worth of goods from the United States amid the escalating trade feud between the two countries, according to The Washington Post. The latest countermove from Beijing will take effect immediately after Washington imposes tariffs on the […]

Fight arthritis pain without pills

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From WN Arthritis is a joint disorder inducing inflammation, pain in joints and affecting the limited functionality of a person. It can occur in both adults and children. It is said that there are nearly 100+ types of arthritis identified. Arthritis can be caused due to an injury, abnormal metabolism, hereditary of osteoarthritis, bacterial or […]

Fears of uprising impact celebration of Iran’s Fire Festival

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From WN For the Iranian regime, large gatherings of the Iranian people are to be feared. In the past few years, protests have increased and the election in 2009 resulted in what can only be described as an uprising. Since then, every protest has struck fear into the hearts of the ruling mullahs, as they […]