Dutch fury as MH17 bodies 'dragged around'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWS.SKY) — The Netherlands has asked for help bringing the bodies of the 192 Dutch nationals killed when a Malaysia Airlines jet from Amsterdam was shot down over more…

Anti-Israel protests break out in France

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — Thousands of pro-Palestinian protesters marched in French cities on Saturday to condemn violence in Gaza, defying a ban imposed after demonstrators marched on two synagogues in more…

Californians fined for brown lawns, watering

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Laura Whitney and her husband, Michael Korte, don't know whether they're being good citizens during a drought or scofflaws. On the same day the state approved more…

AK-47 market heats up after U.S. sanctions

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN/Money) Here's a surprising effect of the latest U.S. sanctions against Russia: a run on AK-47s. Among the companies sanctioned this week was Kalashnikov Concern, the maker of more…

New electronic immigration system a disaster

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Mashable) After six years of development, a new automated system for processing immigration forms takes twice as long as processing applications by hand, according to a Department of more…

Small-town cops stockpiling weapons of war

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="NpcncybzqYD5FY1JS1B-fOEjZDtzKij_" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (WTVF-TV) McMinn County is located in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. It boasts beautiful scenery, but its sheriff’s department can boast something else. The more…