June 19, 2021

Spain halts plans to use electric shock treatment on violent inmates

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By Saqib Shah From engadget The follow-up to a pilot study conducted on 41 prisoners was set to take place this month. Spain is putting on hold a scientific investigation that involved zapping prisoners’ brains with electricity to curb violent urges. A pilot study saw the technique — known as transcranial direct current stimulation, or […]

13 dead, 1 in custody after terrorist van rams crowd in Barcelona plaza

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By Newsmax Wires  From Newsmax One suspect is under arrest in Spain after a terrorist deliberately crashed a white van into a crowd of people in the center of Barcelona Thursday, killing 13 and injuring at least 50. State-owned broadcaster RTVE reported ay night that a man was detained a few hours after a van […]

Theresa May: UK must leave European single market

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From BBC Theresa May has said the UK “cannot possibly” remain within the European single market, as staying in it would mean “not leaving the EU at all”. But the prime minister promised to push for the “greatest possible” access to the single market following Brexit. In a long-awaited speech, she also announced Parliament would […]