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The rise of Russia’s neo-Nazi football hooligans

For the past two decades the Russian state has encouraged groups of violent far-right fans. As the World Cup approaches, it is struggling to tame them. By Simon Parkin<p>The day that Denis Nikitin, a Russian neo-Nazi who claims he once kept a framed photograph of Joseph Goebbels in his bedroom, took …

Russia

2018 has been deadlier for schoolchildren than service members

<i>This article has been updated.</i><p>The school shooting near Houston on Friday bolstered a stunning statistic: More people have been killed at schools this year than have been killed while serving in the military.<p>Initial estimates put the number killed at Santa Fe High School at eight. (The death toll …

Guns

Earth Shatters Climate Record, Sending Planet Toward 'Worst Case Scenario'

April was the 400th “consecutive month with above-average temperatures.”<p>April 2018 was the 400th “consecutive month with above-average temperatures” …

Climate Change

5 Strong Stocks to Buy for an American Infrastructure Boom

If the federal government can pass something as rancorous and partisan as the Republicans’ tax law, then a bill that can garner bipartisan support …

German pedophile ring: Eight arrested after mother sold nine-year-old

German authorities have uncovered a pedophile ring that involved a mother selling her nine-year-old son to men over the internet. One of the suspects …

Woman says boyfriend beat, raped her in months-long ordeal

A Texas woman says she “lost everything” after just three months with her boyfriend — who is accused of beating and raping her repeatedly during the …

Police: Stolen vehicle search uncovers 430 pounds of marijuana worth $1.2M

A report of a stolen vehicle led to Florida sheriffs busting four men with 430 pounds of marijuana and $43,000 in cash.<p>Seminole County Sheriff’s Office said in a Facebook post on Thursday that deputies responded to a stolen vehicle report on Jackman Boulevard in Winter Park.<p>Upon arrival, deputies …

Apple's best-paid female employee earns nearly twice as much as CEO Tim Cook

Angela Ahrendts, Apple's senior vice president of retail and online stores, is once again Apple's best-paid employee.<p>The 57-year-old tech exec took home $24.2 million (£18 million) in 2017, according to Apple company filings.<p>That's almost twice as much as CEO Tim Cook, who earned $12.8 million (£9 …

Profit

It's So Cold Outside That Sharks Are Actually Freezing to Death

Three sharks washed up on the shores of Cape Cod this week after suffering "cold shock."<p>As climate change ushers in another year of extreme global temperatures—a phenomenon President Trump seems a little confused about—cities up and down the East Coast are facing record-breaking snowfall and …

Woman raped with tree branch ripping internal organs dies two years later

A woman has died two years after she was raped with a broken tree branch by a serial rapist.<p>Anna Barmina suffered significant damage to her internal …

Mother And Stepdad Kept Horrifying Pictures Of Them Abusing 3-Year-Old Boy

Evan Brewer was allegedly murdered by the pair and buried in their home.<p><b>WARNING! SOME READERS MIGHT FIND THIS DISTURBING.</b><p>A mother and stepfather …

Crime

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An Elderly Couple Got Busted with 60 Pounds of 'Christmas Presents'

It's unclear whether the couple wanted to use the weed to spread yuletide highs or if they had a secret scheme to sling.<p>There are endless gifts to get your marijuana-minded loved ones this holiday season. Does your mom love weed? Buy her a trip to a cannabis spa. Does your uncle like to blaze? Pick …

Cannabis

Hundreds Of Dead Sharks With Fins Missing Wash Up On Iranian Shore

Iranian officials said they found hundreds of dead sharks with their fins cut off on an island in the Persian Gulf.<p>Iran’s official news agency the …

Brutal Fungal Disease Could Threaten Snakes on a Global Scale

It starts with a single lesion. And then another. Soon, the snake’s entire body is covered in the unsightly sores. If the snake is lucky, its skin …

Strawberry-Banana Bread

Bananas and strawberries play nicely together in this sweet and tart quick bread.<p>Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Grease a 9- by 5-inch loaf …

Alleged crocodile killer caught following police raid faces fines of up to $28,000

A man alleged to have shot dead an "iconic" crocodile in the Fitzroy River in central Queensland is facing fines of up to $28,000.<p>The 5.2-metre male …

Former Navy pilot describes bizarre encounter with aircraft with 'no plumes, wings, or rotors' that outran his fighter jet

Commander David Fravor's colleagues made fun of him after learning he encountered what appeared to be a UFO during a standard training mission off the coast of San Diego in 2004.<p>Fravor was in his F/A-18F fighter jet when a radio operator asked him to investigate a mysterious, white floating object …

2 Navy Airmen and an Object That ‘Accelerated Like Nothing I’ve Ever Seen’

<i>The following recounts an incident in 2004 that advocates of research into U.F.O.s have</i> <i>said is</i> <i>the kind of event worthy of more investigation, and that was studied by a Pentagon program that investigated U.F.O.s. Experts caution that earthly explanations often exist for such incidents, and that not</i> …

Military

Arrest of Rio drug kingpin brings fear of power grab – and further violence

Rogério da Silva was caught in an operation involving 3,000 troops and police but residents of Rocinha, the favela he sought to control, remain on edge<p>The high-profile arrest this week of Rio drug lord Rogério da Silva – known as Rogério 157 – was not celebrated in Rocinha, the favela he once …

Brazil

Victim forced to walk down street naked describes boyfriend’s abuse

The Florida woman forced to walk naked down a Harlem block in the dead of winter while her jealous ex-boyfriend filmed the ordeal broke down on the …

The State Department Accidentally Promoted Trump’s Mar-a-Lago. Then Chaos Ensued.

Private emails show aides caught utterly off guard by the controversy they sparked. One reason why: No one seemed to have gotten direction from a …

Netanyahu says Israel will not be lectured to by the likes of Erdogan

“I am not used to receiving lectures about morality from the leader who bombs Kurdish villagers in his native Turkey, who jails journalists, who …

How ISIS Produced Its Cruel Arsenal on an Industrial Scale

WASHINGTON — Late this spring, Iraqi forces fighting the Islamic State in Mosul discovered three unfired rocket-propelled grenades with an unusual feature — a heavy liquid sloshing inside their warheads. Tests later found that the warheads contained a crude blister agent resembling sulfur mustard, …

Islam

A gas station desperate to curb drug overdoses turned its bathroom lights blue so people can't see their veins

A Sheetz gas station convenience store in the town of New Kensington, Pennsylvania has installed blue lights in its bathroom, hoping to curb illegal drug use.<p>"The blue light system makes it so that somebody who is looking to inject heroin or an opioid can't find their veins," Sheetz spokesman Nick …

Chris Bosh's House Drug Trafficking Fortress ... Cops Say

The Texas home owned by NBA star <b>Chris Bosh</b> had all of the hallmarks of a traditional drug trafficking den ... from iron gates to security cameras -- …

My brother was held as a slave for 26 years

Alan drifted away from home in his 20s and, for 26 years, we didn’t even know if he was alive. Then we discovered the awful truth – for that whole time, he had been kept in modern-day slavery<p>I was at work when I got the call from the human trafficking unit. I work for the health service and …

Crime

The Surprising Solution To The Global Water Crisis: Solar Power

It’s a universal, and undeniable fact that water is a basic need for human life. The average person needs to consume half a gallon (or 2 liters) of water daily to stay healthy. Yet many across the world don’t even have access to clean drinking water.<p>According to the World Health Organization (WHO) …

Indian Army

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World<p>American Airlines has ordered 47 Boeing 787 Dreamliners in an order valued at $12 billion at list prices, while cancelling a major order …

'This is a major discovery': Explorers find massive ice-age cavern beneath Montreal

Cathedral-like chamber, formed more than 15,000 years ago, features underground lake<p>Explorers have just discovered a new underground passage, …