YouTube, Facebook crack down on 'hate speech'

by Bob Unruh -- In Europe, outside the protections of the First Amendment, American tech giants Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and others reached an agreement with the Europe Union on Tuesday to crack more…

U.S. issues summer travel alert for Europe

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBCNEWS) — The State Department on Tuesday warned Americans traveling to Europe about risk of terror attacks over the summer. "The large number of tourists visiting Europe in more…

Nearly 46 million trapped in modern slavery

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) — Nearly 46 million people across the globe are living in modern slavery, a system of exploitation that governments and businesses must do more to end, according more…

Poland moves to extradite Roman Polanski to U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBCNEWS) — The decades-long Roman Polanski extradition saga took yet another sharp turn Tuesday. Poland's top lawman announced on Polish radio he was reviving the effort to send more…

Breast-cancer breakthrough revealed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SOUTH CHINA MORNING POST) — Scientific researchers have suggested that most forms of breast cancer may be prevented by taking a type of drug already on the market. more…

Prosecutors taken offline for Google tax raid

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) — French investigators avoided the Internet, stuck to word processors and renamed Google ‘Tulip’ to prevent leaks as they prepared a secret tax raid at the company’s more…

Flesh-eating disease sweeps across Middle East

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (INDEPENDENT) A disfiguring tropical disease is sweeping across the Middle East as a combination of heavy conflict and a breakdown of health care facilities in Isis-occupied areas leaves more…