Assange lawyers to appeal to Trump to end probe

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (EVENING STANDARD) Lawyers working on behalf of Julian Assange have revealed they will appeal to US President-elect Donald Trump to end a criminal investigation into the WikiLeaks founder. more…

China pushes global Internet rules

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday called for greater cooperation among nations in developing and governing the internet, while reiterating the need to respect so-called "cyber sovereignty". more…

Dollar hits 14-year high

by -NO AUTHOR- -- LONDON (Reuters) - The dollar hit a 14-year high against a basket of currencies on Wednesday as a post-U.S. election sell-off resumed across global bond markets, lifting Treasury more…

Christians being killed for organ harvesting

by Leo Hohmann -- New evidence suggests China is engaged in large-scale forced organ harvesting, killing prisoners of conscience, including many Christians, and selling their organs on the lucrative international market. Just more…

Women get hotline to report 'mansplaining'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (INDEPENDENT) — Women who have things mansplained to them in the workplace can now report it to a dedicated hotline. Unionen, Sweden’s largest union, is encouraging members to more…

Claim: Trump military adviser linked to Erdogan

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY CALLER) An intelligence consulting firm founded by retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn, Donald Trump’s top military adviser, was recently hired as a lobbyist by an obscure Dutch more…

Woman has bladder infection, gets euthanized

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LIFENEWS) — I received an email from a person, whose Aunt died by euthanasia, even though she might only have a bladder infection. This email letter proves out more…

Germany targets Islamists in nationwide raids

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) Police launched dawn raids across Germany on Tuesday on about 190 mosques, flats and offices linked to an Islamist group after the government banned the organization, accusing more…

Sarkozy proposes carbon tax on U.S. goods

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (RFI) More than 100 countries have ratified the Paris global emissions deal, which was inked in December after marathon talks to cap greenhouse gases that cause global warming. more…