Last week’s landmark ruling compelling a Swedish ISP to block The Pirate Bay won’t spread quickly, despite copyright holders’ wishes. Telecoms giant Telia says that the ruling does not apply to them, so connectivity to the site will continue unless a court orders otherwise. Copyright holders are assessing their options.
Last week after
Thirteen people were arrested in Portland, Oregon, after a small group protesting President Donald Trump clashed with the police.
The demonstrators, who did not have a permit, spilled out onto the streets outside the Federal Building and failed to heed the warnings of police in tactical gear.
The protest was just one
The next deadly worldwide epidemic could happen at the hand of a terrorist, employing biotechnology for an attack, Bill Gates has warned at the Munich Security Conference. The Microsoft founder also compared the pandemic to nuclear war and climate change.
“The next epidemic could originate on the computer screen of a terrorist intent on
In Sydney’s baking suburbs, fans have sold out – and fears about the effects of climate change are mounting Bathers cool off at Sydney’s Bondi Beach. Photograph: William West/AFP/Getty Images
Nahid is resting on a bench outside a Target clothing store, her groceries beside her. A cheery, middle-aged woman with a soft Egyptian accent,
Police called pacemaker data an ‘excellent investigative tool’ that provided ‘key pieces of evidence’ to charge a man with arson and insurance fraud
If you are dependent upon an embedded medical device, should the device that helps keep you alive also be allowed to incriminate you in a crime? After all, the More…
Mexicans living abroad sent home almost $27 billion in 2016, the highest yearly figure on record.
This money sent home is called remittances, remittances rose 8.8 percent, from $24.78 billion in 2015 to 26.97 billion last year.
Mexico’s central bank said Wednesday almost all the money was sent to Mexico by electronic
One of Europe’s top hotels has admitted they had to pay thousands in Bitcoin ransom to cybercriminals who managed to hack their electronic key system, locking hundreds of guests out of their rooms until the money was paid.
Romantik Seehotel Jaegerwirt, a luxurious 4-star hotel with a beautiful lakeside setting on the Alpine Turracher
A critical Pentagon-funded psychological operations program aimed at countering ISIS online is plagued by corruption and cronyism, while employing people with little or no knowledge of Islam, or Arabic language and culture, an AP investigation reveals.
The WebOps program – launched several years ago by a group of civilian contractors and officers of the information
President Donald Trump fired acting Attorney General Sally Yates Monday night after she refused to defend his immigration order and touched off a major drama in the opening days of his presidency.
“The acting Attorney General, Sally Yates, has betrayed the Department of Justice by refusing to enforce a legal order designed to
An online petition to prevent US President Donald Trump making an official state visit to the UK has generated much, much more than enough signatures to warrant it being considered for debate in parliament.
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The petition was initially opened in the immediate aftermath of Trump’s election in November 2016 but following
With only three days left in office, President Barack Obama on Tuesday commuted the majority of WikiLeaks whistleblower Chelsea Manning’s prison sentence.
Manning was convicted of violating the Espionage Act, among other charges, in 2013 after she stole secret documents from a computer system she had access to while working as an intelligence analyst
A dangerous type of superbug has more tricks up its sleeves than we may be giving it credit for, a new study suggests.
The researchers found that this class of bacteria, CREs — that’s short for carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae — has more ways to evade antibiotics than have been currently identified, and that
Leaked Audio: Leftists Plot Chaos at Inauguration, Plan to Kick Off “with a bang” – https://t.co/7vgLg8jK4O
— infowars (@infowars) January 16, 2017
In this video, Project Veritas investigators uncover a group known as the DC Anti-fascist Coalition plotting to disrupt President-Elect Donald Trump’s inauguration by deploying butyric acid
A US school has apologised after setting a maths questions that asked students about a girl being sexually abused by family members.
Parents complained to the school about this question
The homework asked: “Angelou was sexually abused by her mother’s _______ at age 8, which shaped her career choices and motivation for writing.”
The widow of the terrorist who committed Sunday’s truck-ramming attack at the Haas Promenade in Jerusalem, killing four Israeli soldiers and wounding another 15, will receive a lifetime monthly stipend as a reward for her husband’s “martyrdom for Allah,” a prominent research organization reported on Wednesday.
A body being removed from the scene of
A former policeman-turned-serial killer from the East Siberian city of Angarsk, Mikhail Popkov, has confessed to killing at least 59 more women, two years after he was given a life sentence for 22 murders, the city’s Investigative Committee said.
Popkov has for now been charged with 47 of the new murders he has
Early Monday morning, while people on the East Coast were making coffee, dropping kids off at school, and cursing in traffic, a space rock as big as a 10-story building slipped past Earth.
Illustrating a past near miss The trail of the asteroid that exploded over Chelyabinsk, Russia, on February 15, 2013. Flickr/Alex Alishevskikh