Zimbabwe’s president vows to preside over ruling party’s congress next month despite being sacked as ZANU-PF leader. Source: No resignation as Robert Mugabe addresses nation Advertisements

ISIS Militants Defeated in Last Major Stronghold in Syria – At least eight more civilians were killed in government shelling and airstrikes on the Eastern Ghouta suburbs of Damascus, which remain under opposition control, according to the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Right monitoring group. Local media activist Anas al-Dimashqi said fifteen civilians there had […]

HCSO Deputies Indicted For Official Oppression After Ordering Search Of Woman’s Vagina During Traffic Stop | Houston Press – On June 21, 2015, Strong and another deputy pulled over Cornesia Corley for allegedly rolling a stop sign. As we reported last year, one of the officers claimed he smelled marijuana during the stop and ordered […]

Sea levels are rising as our planet warms and glaciers around the world melt in response, and a new NASA tool can tell us exactly which glaciers are responsible for flooding our coastal communities, now and in the future. Source: theweathernetwork.com // Which glaciers will flood your home? New NASA tool can tell

Gen. John Hyten, head of U.S. Strategic Command, would resist “illegal” nuke order from Trump – CBS News // Air Force Gen. John Hyten, commander of the U.S. Strategic Command (STRATCOM), told an audience at the Halifax International Security Forum in Halifax, Nova Scotia, on Saturday that he has given a lot of thought to […]

The Russian invitation to the Trump campaign that the Senate says Jared Kushner didn’t disclose involved a Russian banker accused of links to organized crime. Source: nbcnews.com // Kushner didn’t disclose outreach from Russian ‘godfather’ to campaign

— Summary: Unscripted and uncensored spoken opinion from @TheAngryindian on the sudden media and sociopolitical focus on the long ignored and seriously under-reported issue of sexual abuse in the United States as it relates to contemporary Eurosettler culture under a White House led by an admitted sexual bully and chauvinist: President Donald J. Trump and […]

This “may be the least transparent war in recent American history.” Source: axios.com // Report: War on ISIS killing 31 times more civilians than claimed

Bespalov said he was hired to rewrite articles about Ukraine for a website designed to look as if it were based out of that country, rather than Russia. He also claimed to work on pro-Russia social media profiles including one that used profile pictures from a Moscow journalist. “So, you can imagine yourself logging in […]

North Korean state media said Wednesday that President Trump has been “sentenced to death by the Korean people” as Trump returns from an Asia-Pacific tour in which he made a point of repeatedly slamming Pyongyang and leader Kim Jong Un.  Source: thehill.com // North Korea: Trump is ‘sentenced to death’ for insulting Kim Jong Un

— — The Real Face Of Jesus – What Did Jesus Look Like? // A Matter Of Style Two key factors could not be determined from the skull—Jesus’s hair and coloration. To fill in these parts of the picture, Neave’s team turned to drawings found at various archeological sites, dated to the first century. Drawn […]

Obama was explicitly warned the U.S. could be liable as a war crimes participant. That changed nothing. Source: theintercept.com // U.S. and U.K. Continue to Actively Participate in Saudi War Crimes, Targeting of Yemeni Civilians

1974 rape conviction tossed over evidence issues; attorneys seek man’s immediate release | Courts | theadvocate.com – A state district court judge has overturned Wilbert Jones’ 1974 conviction in the abduction and rape of a Baton Rouge nurse, saying “highly favorable” evidence was withheld from the defense. Attorneys for Jones filed a motion in court […]

— Meridith McGraw // Roy Moore addresses church crowd in Alabama amidst sexual assault scandal – ABC News – At the “God Save America Revival Conference” at Walker Springs Road Baptist Church in Jackson, Alabama on Tuesday night, embattled Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore addressed a loyal crowd and made little mention of his sexual […]

Opium production has nearly doubled in Afghanistan in 2017, reaching a record high, according to a joint survey by the Afghan government and the United Nations. Source: stripes.com // Afghanistan’s opium production rises as Taliban gain ground

The soldier defected from his guard post in the Joint Security Area, an area in the heavily fortified frontier where the two sides face each other across the line that divides the peninsula. Source: stripes.com // N. Korean soldier shot as he defects to S. Korea via the DMZ

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