Category: News

Top 12 Swiss Bloggers

Switzerland boasts of top notch banking and finance industries, and perhaps Swiss watches, which are world renowned – but besides that, the top Swiss bloggers are beginning to gain momentum as well! The top Swiss bloggers are quite diverse with three of Europe’s distinct cultures intertwined – the German-speaking, the wine sipping & laissez-faire French, […]

Coronavirus quarantine on Diamond Princess cruise ship ‘chaotic,’ Japanese expert claims

The novel coronavirus quarantine measures put in place by Japanese officials on board a cruise ship where thousands of people have been kept in isolation were “completely chaotic,” an infectious disease specialist who visited the vessel has claimed. In two YouTube videos, one in English and one in Japanese, Kentaro Iwata, a professor at Kobe […]

Cowboys star Amari Cooper responds to tweet that he was shot: ‘Fake news’

Reports of the shooting of Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Amari Cooper are so exaggerated that they are completely untrue. Cooper was forced to respond Wednesday to a tweet claiming that he had been shot in a Dallas parking garage. The account that put out the information, The Offseason, has since been deleted from Twitter. “That […]

Two giant icebergs broke off Antarctica. Here’s what that means for the continent’s health.

Antarctica’s Pine Island Glacier is one of the most closely watched pieces of ice on Earth. For years, scientists have tracked as chunks of the glacier have broken off, an awe-inspiring event known as “calving” that happens naturally. But it’s happening more often at the Pine Island Glacier, also known as PIG, and it’s got […]

Asian American teen in L.A. assaulted over coronavirus

A Los Angeles County middle school student was allegedly assaulted last week amid fears over the new coronavirus. The teen was reportedly bullied and assaulted because he is of Asian descent, L.A. County Supervisor Hilda Solis said at a press conference last Thursday. “I am concerned because as someone who is also of immigrant background, […]

Pervert spared jail for grooming girl, 12, because of ‘appalling’ police delays

A man who groomed a young girl has walked free because of police delays that led to the case not coming to court for nearly four years. Mark Davison, 30, got his victim, 12, to send indecent pictures of herself to him on Snapchat as part of a fantasy relationship. He admitted to police what […]

Several people shot and killed in German city of Hanau

Eight people have been shot and killed in the German city of Hanau after two shootings at separate sheesha bars, it has been reported. Local police have said six others were also injured in the attacks. German newspaper Bild reports that the motive for the shooting is not clear and police are searching for the […]

‘Vile’ grooming gang jailed after girl forced into sex with 300 men by age 15

A group of six ‘predatory men’ who sexually exploited young girls in Huddersfield ‘for their own perverted gratification’ have been given jail sentences of up to 15 years. The defendants were convicted of nine counts of rape and two counts of indecent assault after targeting vulnerable girls between 1995 and 2011. Usman Ali, Banaras Hussain, […]