Month: January 2013

Starving North Koreans ‘are forced to eat their children’ : “HUNGRY parents in North Korea have been caught eating their CHILDREN to avoid starvation, according to reports.” 22 Signs That Barack Obama Is Transforming America Into A Larger Version Of North Korea : “If there is one country in the world that you would not want to

Boy invents early test for pancreatic cancer that killed Steve Jobs

DID 15-YEAR-OLD JUST CHANGE COURSE OF MEDICINE? Boy invents early test for pancreatic cancer that killed Steve Jobs Published: 2 hours ago (DAILYMAIL) — A 15-year-old schoolboy could save millions of lives after he invented a new, low-cost test that can detect the early stages of a deadly form of cancer. Jack Andraka from Crownsville, Maryland,

US free to grab EU data on American cloudsAn obscure section in a US law is said to entitle authorities to access, without a warrant, data stored by any EU citizen on clouds run by American companies. Although highly controversial for its indirect effects on Americans, the impact of the law appears to have been

Boy Scouts of America considers end to gay-member banThe Boys Scouts of America has said it may overturn its ban on gay members and leaders, and allow local units to choose their own policies on the issue. The policy reversal could come once the national board meets next week. Only last year, the Boys Scouts

The perfect solar storm? Sun eruptions to peak in 2013Sunny, with a mild chance of catastrophe? A massive solar storm, like the one that knocked out radio communications all over the U.S. in 1958, is coming, and this time the devastation could total as much as $2 trillion, experts told Call it the perfect

Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands abdicates in favour of sonAfter 33 years on the throne following her mother’s abdication in 1980, Beatrix said she would relinquish the crown at the end of April, leaving the monarchy to Crown-Prince Willem-Alexander, the oldest of her three sons. She is also said to be a member of the

Ariel Sharon showing brain activity seven years into comatose stateA team of Israeli and US scientists say new tests on comatose former Prime Minister Ariel Sharon show significant brain activity. Ben-Gurion University on Sunday said Sharon responded to external stimuli at Soroka Hospital in Beersheba. He was shown pictures of his family and listened to

Newsweek: Obama is ‘The Second Coming’How did the rest of the media miss this? According to the new issue of Newsweek online, President Obama, who this weekend begins his second term–the third president in a row to do so–is “The Second Coming.”

NBC/WSJ poll: NRA more popular than entertainment industryAs Washington prepares for a political battle over the Obama White House’s proposals to curb gun violence after the Newtown, Conn., shootings, a new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll finds that the National Rifle Association is more popular than the entertainment industry.