North Korea has sent an envoy to China in hopes of patching now-tense relations between the traditionally allied states. Vao News says that 'Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson Hong Lei said Beijing plans to discuss the situation on the Korean pen [...]
Los Angeles, California voters have chosen to support a ballot measure that will decrease the number of medical marijuana dispensaries in the city. According to Reuters the last ballot count showed 63% of cast votes in favor of the measure.
After the fatal shooting of a man in Stockholm, Sweden, riots broke out and have continued since the 13 May shooting. Seven people were detained briefly and only one was arrested on suspicion of arson. At least one car and one building have been set [...]
An immigration bill has come through the Senate Committee relatively unscathed and Obama is now pushing to get it 'over the finish line' according to USA Today. S. 744 would allow current illegal aliens to apply for citizenship and providing new inve [...]
Many people have raised privacy concerns about the Google Glass. Some establishments have even gone so far as to ban the device. Congress has written a letter to the CEO of Google asking several pointed questions about the device and its capabilities [...]
At the one year mark of Facebook's initial public offering on the stock market those who invested have yet to see any profit. Analysis suggests that Facebook is struggling to adapt to the major shift of users away from desktop and laptop systems onto [...]
The Times Of India reports that the Russian government will be aiding the Syrian government in the form of missiles. According to American specialists that are familiar with the weapons they say that the missiles are more advanced than previous versi [...]
The Russian government said it has detained a CIA agent recently and is handing him off to be removed from the country. The Federal Security Service says that the man detained was attempting to recruit spies within the country. Included in the footag [...]
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell has called out the IRS for supposedly targeting right wing groups looking to gain non-profit status. The IRS has admitted to laying on extra scrutiny where tea party groups were concerned and only stopped when m [...]
The Justice Department obtained phone records from 20 Associated Press phone lines possibly used by more than 100 AP staffers. This move was said to be an independent action that not even Secretary General Eric Holder took part in. The acquisition of [...]
At this point, while the reports may be unconfirmed, the evidence points to chemical weapons that may have been used in Syria. The suspicion is based on a testimony given by casualties of the war.
According to jpost.com,
"Our investigators have b [...]