2nd athlete accused of rape at Olympics

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SPORTS.YAHOO) — RIO DE JANEIRO – Amid all the fun and games, there are some dark moments in these Olympics. Yet another disturbing story broke on Monday, with more…

Japan ready to shoot down N. Korean missiles

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY MAIL) Japan's newly appointed defence minister on Monday ordered the nation's military to be ready to destroy any missiles fired by North Korea that threaten the country, more…

See the 1st website ever created!

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TECHJUICE) The internet marks and celebrates the silver jubilee of the world’s first website which got online for the first time about 25 years ago. Tim Berners, the more…

Japan's emperor suggests he'll abdicate

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) Japanese Emperor Akihito, 82, in a rare video address to the public on Monday, said he worried that age may make it difficult for him to fully more…

American, Aussie kidnapped in Kabul

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) Afghan authorities are searching for an Australian and an American who were kidnapped by gunmen in the capital, Kabul, officials said on Monday. The pair, believed to more…

Suicide bomber kills dozens at hospital

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) A suicide bomber in Pakistan killed at least 63 people and wounded dozens more in an attack on mourners gathered at a hospital in Quetta, according to more…

Delta computer failure grounds flights worldwide

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) Tens of thousands of Delta passengers around the world were stranded Monday after a power outage at its Atlanta headquarters caused a global computer failure that halted more…

ISIS, Taliban forge alliance in Afghanistan

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WALL STREET JOURNAL) — ASADABAD, Afghanistan—Islamic State and the Taliban, after more than a year of fierce combat, have forged a patchwork cease-fire across much of eastern Afghanistan more…

Olympic security chief robbed at knifepoint

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MIRROR) — The Rio 2016 Olympic games have been rocked by more trouble after it emerged the Olympic security chief had been attacked after he left the opening more…