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Associated Press willingly cooperated with the Nazis, new report shows

The Associated Press news agency willingly cooperated with Nazi Germany, submitting to the regime’s restrictive rulings on the freedom of the press …

World History

Eterna - Invent Medicine.

Trump opens Pandora’s box in US

Donald Trump, front-runner to be the GOP's candidate for the upcoming US presidential election, encountered a major protest at his campaign event in …

Beyond liberal schadenfreude: 'Poorly educated' voters are not really responsible for Trumpmania

Trump’s support is much broader than that of the “poorly educated.” In reality, Trumpmania is not the fault of the poorly educated, even though many …

German far-right terror group sentenced to long prison terms

BERLIN (AP) -- A German court on Wednesday sentenced eight Germans to between four and ten years in prison for forming a far-right terrorist organization, attempted murder and carrying out bomb attacks on asylum-seeker facilities and left-wing political targets.<p>The Dresden regional court said in …

Drudge Report on Droid

Drudge on Droid is the best and easiest to use Drudge Reader on Google Play and the only one with a widget and tablet UI.<p>Easily read articles and see …

Coffee Brewing Ratio Chart

Standard Brewing Ratio<p>Cups of <br>Coffee<p>COFFEE TO BE USED<p>WATER TO BE USED<p>BY WEIGHT<p>BY MEASURE<p>Ounces<p>Grams<p>Tea<br>Spoons<p>Table<br>Spoons<p>Cups<p>Fluid <br>Ounces<p>Cups<p>Pints<p>Quarts<p>…

What you need to know about the Bank of Japan and negative interest rates

The Bank of Japan brought the thunder Friday, shocking investors and economists after it pushed a key interest rate into negative territory in its …

The world's first robot-run farm will harvest 30,000 heads of lettuce daily

Spread<p>The Japanese lettuce production company Spread believes the farmers of the future will be robots.<p>So much so that Spread is creating the world's …

Mystery illness spread through plane mid-flight hitting '7 crew members and passengers'

Mystery surrounds an unknown illness which has spread though a passenger jet and forced it to turn round.<p>Up to seven of 13 crew members and "many …

Is this the hand of God? Incredible cloud formation above Portugal looks like a fist from Heaven

• <b>The incredible cloud formation dubbed the 'Hand of God' was spotted over the Portuguese island of Madeira</b>• <b><br>It was snapped by weather blogger Rogerio</b> …

Madeira

Evidence of giant ninth planet found deep in Solar System

Astronomers and conspiracy theorists alike have long suspected that there might be ninth planet in our Solar System, far out beyond the orbit of …

Schrems: the law student who brought down a transatlantic data pact | Reuters

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - From Vienna cafes to the European Union’s highest court, an Austrian law student’s two-year battle against Facebook and mass U.S. surveillance culminated on Tuesday in a landmark ruling that has rippled across the business world.<p>Austrian data activist Max Schrems …

Privacy

People in Extreme Poverty to Fall Below 10 Percent

The percentage of people living in extreme poverty is likely to fall for the first time below 10 percent of the world's population in 2015, the World Bank said on Sunday as it revised its benchmark for measuring the problem.<p>Extreme poverty has long been defined as living on or below $1.25 a day, …

Geography

World set for emerging market mass default, warns IMF

Higher US interest rates will expose weaknesses in emerging market corporations which have gorged themselves on cheap debt, IMF warns<p>The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has issued a double warning over higher US interest rates, which it said could trigger a wave of emerging market corporate …

Economics

Pentagon intrigued by breakthrough in cloaking technology

An academic says he and his colleagues have demonstrated a major breakthrough in the quest for invisibility, and he has the military's …

The End Holocene?

You know, in science, there was once this thing we called the Theory of Multiple Working Hypotheses. Anathema (a formal ecclesiastical curse …

Couple found guilty of having sex on a Florida beach, faces up to 15 years in prison

It’s been dubbed the “sex-on-the-beach” trial.<p>A Florida jury on Monday convicted Jose Caballero, 40, and Elissa Alvarez, 20, on charges that they had sex on Bradenton Beach in broad daylight. They face up to 15 years behind bars and will have to register as sex offenders.<p>Each of them faced two …

Crime

NOAA Massively Ramps Up Their Temperature Fraud Ahead Of Paris

As of last year, NOAA didn’t show much, if any August warming for almost 20 years. That didn’t suit Barack Obama’s agenda, so they simply changed the …

Global Warming

U.S. drops to 16th on 'economic freedom' list, behind Canada, Chile

The United States, ranked second in worldwide economic freedom as recently as 2000, has plummeted to 16th, according to a new report of world …

$2,883,250,000,000: Federal Taxes Set Record Through August; $19,346 Per Worker; Feds Still Run $530B Deficit

(AP Photo)<p>(CNSNews.com) - The federal government raked in a record of approximately $2,883,250,000,000 in tax revenues through the first eleven …

If you work here, it will take you 550 years to save for a house deposit - Telegraph

US interest rate rise could trigger global debt crisis

Global debt levels are dangerously high and central banks cannot keep the game going indefinitely, warns the high priest of orthodoxy<p>Debt ratios have reached extreme levels across all major regions of the global economy, leaving the financial system acutely vulnerable to monetary tightening by the …

Thousands of cancer patients to be denied treatment

Common drugs for breast, bowel, prostate, pancreatic and blood cancer will no longer be funded by the NHS following sweeping cutbacks<p>More than 5,000 cancer patients will be denied life-extending drugs under plans which charities say are a “dreadful” step backwards for the NHS.<p>Health officials have …

Cancer

Firenado! Footage of the moment 800,000 gallons of Jim Beam accidentally released into a Kentucky lake bursts into flames after being hit by lightning... before a tornado sucks the flaming liquid 100 feet up into the air

• <b>In 2003, freak weather destroyed a warehouse in Kentucky holding bourbon</b>• <b><br>The inflammable spirit flowed into a nearby creek towards a lake</b>• <b><br>A lightning</b> …

Weather