Yahoo Releases An App That Tricks Girls Into Making A “Kissy” Face And Takes Their Photo

(Master Blaster) With the plethora of applications available across all the major platforms, it seems there’s nothing a smartphone app can’t help you with. And now for those who to spend part of their days exploiting the insecurities of people for their own amusement, Yahoo! Japan has released Kisushiyo!, an app that secretly photographs women as they … Read moreYahoo Releases An App That Tricks Girls Into Making A “Kissy” Face And Takes Their Photo

Internet May Disappear In 2014

(InSerbia Team) The Internet as a global network may disappear in 2014, giving way to dozens of national webs with limited access to foreign web resources, Alexander Gostev, an expert at the Kaspersky Laboratory, told reporters. So far, only China has a “closed” national web operated by domestic servers, but a number of countries, Russia among … Read moreInternet May Disappear In 2014

Flu Hits Alaska Airlines Crews, Canceling Flights

(PORTLAND, Ore.) Alaska Airlines canceled 24 flights on Sunday and Monday after flu-stricken pilots and flight attendants called in sick. Alaska spokeswoman Bobbie Egan says about 270 passengers were affected by canceled flights. Another 14 flights were canceled Sunday due to bad weather. Egan says a “very unusual” cold and flu season hit the airline’s … Read moreFlu Hits Alaska Airlines Crews, Canceling Flights

Iran Plans to Launch an Electro-Magnetic Pulse Nuclear War Against the US

(WOJ) – Ayatollah warns U.S. needs punch on the mouth. Iran’s spiritual leader says nuke plan to continue. The spiritual leader of Iran, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, is warning the U.S. to stay out of his country’s business and, in particular, its nuclear program, which is set to resume this week. Speaking on a tour of southeast … Read moreIran Plans to Launch an Electro-Magnetic Pulse Nuclear War Against the US

Parents Lose Custody of Teen After Seeking 2nd Medical Opinion

(O.D.)  A judge has ruled that a Boston teen may continue to be held captive in a hospital and forcibly drugged… indefinitely.  The tragic series of events began when a doctor discarded an earlier medical diagnosis and declared another, prompting objections from her parents and threats to discharge her from Boston Children’s Hospital to take … Read moreParents Lose Custody of Teen After Seeking 2nd Medical Opinion

Uncovered: Gov’t Work Order To Build FEMA Camps In Puerto Rico

(Jacob Goodwin) FEMA is gathering information from prospective vendors who could help the agency in case of an emergency in Puerto Rico or the Virgin Islands by quickly establishing two large “responder support camps” (which could house 11 to 3,000 occupants) and well as five smaller and more “remote camps” (which could accommodate 25 to … Read moreUncovered: Gov’t Work Order To Build FEMA Camps In Puerto Rico

Why Is Siri Opening The Gates Of Hell On Sunday July 27?

(Jack Phillips, Epoch Times) Apple’s iPhone assistant Siri sometimes gives an odd response about “opening [the] gates of Hades,” the Greek mythological term for Hell, or the underworld, when one asks what will happen on July 27th, according to reports. Several Epoch Times reporters got the response. If you ask, “What is July 27,” then … Read moreWhy Is Siri Opening The Gates Of Hell On Sunday July 27?

Universities To Expand Jurisdictions For College Police Beyond Campus

(Noel Brinkerhoff)  Established  to provide security on campus, many university police forces are expanding their jurisdictions beyond school grounds and into surrounding neighborhoods. Campus police and their supporters say the broadening of patrols increases public safety for students and local residents. It also helps city police by easing their workload in areas close to colleges. … Read moreUniversities To Expand Jurisdictions For College Police Beyond Campus

Robot Drones With No Pity Or Fear to Decide Who to Kill

(Deborah Dupre) Unlike today’s human operated drone killers, robotic drones will decide without pity or fear who to kill, unless a multinational team succeeds in a human rights-based pre-emptive prohibition of the new battlefield technology. “Military hardware will soon consist of ‘autonomous robots that know neither pity nor fear’ — quite a step up from … Read moreRobot Drones With No Pity Or Fear to Decide Who to Kill

Drug Company Forced To Stop Paying Doctors To Promote Drugs After Major Bribery Investigation

(Marco Torres) GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) said this week it will respond to pressure to stop paying doctors to promote its products through speaking engagements and end linking compensation for its sales representatives to the number of prescriptions doctors write. The move comes amid a major bribery investigation in China. It also plans to stop payments to … Read moreDrug Company Forced To Stop Paying Doctors To Promote Drugs After Major Bribery Investigation

New York City Bans Styrofoam Food Containers

(EcoNews) The Center for Oceanic Awareness, Research and Education (COARE), applauds the New York City Council for its decision yesterday to ban food service expanded polystyrene (EPS) within city limits. EPS is commonly referred to as “styrofoam.” An estimated 23,000 tons of foam is thrown away in New York City each year. Photo credit: Flickr /DotPolka Since its inception, COARE has been … Read moreNew York City Bans Styrofoam Food Containers

Walgreens And Other Stores Condition Customers to Apply for Trackable Membership Cards to Earn Savings

(Shepard Ambellas) Have you ever put any thought into those annoying club card member discounts that certain store chains make you sign-up for? I know on several occasions I have pondered the dangers of such cards. One of which is tracking and or profiling of each individual shopper as all of this data is a … Read moreWalgreens And Other Stores Condition Customers to Apply for Trackable Membership Cards to Earn Savings

Gov’t Using Duck Dynasty Distraction To Fast Track NDAA Through Congress

(Lori Stacey) The 2014 version of the National Defense Authorization Act is said to be going through congress with lightning speed. With all the controversy surrounding the dangerous provisions approved under the last 2 versions, it is no wonder that congress is attempting to fast-track this latest bill before the American people catch wind of … Read moreGov’t Using Duck Dynasty Distraction To Fast Track NDAA Through Congress

‘Superbug’ Bacteria Widespread in U.S. Chicken

(Charles Abbott) About half of the raw chicken breasts in a nationwide sampling carried antibiotic-resistant “superbug” bacteria, a U.S. consumer group said on Thursday, calling for stricter limits on use of the medicines on livestock. It could be more difficult to treat people if they became ill after eating chicken with the antibiotic-resistant bacteria, said … Read more‘Superbug’ Bacteria Widespread in U.S. Chicken