Stephen McKenney

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Will Saudi Arabia Execute Guest Workers for 'Witchcraft'?

Indonesian guest workers are on trial in Saudi Arabia for “witchcraft.” But the charges are cover for cultural misunderstandings, sexual assaults, …

We may already know how we will cure death—but should we?

A pair of advocates—they do legitimate research too, but their ardor is so intense, it’s hard to call them scientists—believe that they will, within their lifetimes, make ours the first generation of humans to live forever.<p>Their quest is elegantly laid out in <i>The Immortalists</i>, a new documentary …

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Judge finds Georgia militia leader guilty of murdering pregnant wife

Investigators say man’s terrorist group was orchestrating bombings, kidnappings and political assassinations<p>The leader of a secret, murderous militia group, already serving life in prison for murder, today was found guilty in an Army court of the earlier murder of his wife and their unborn …

NSA reportedly targeted as many as 122 world leaders for surveillance

New leaked NSA documents published in <i>Der Spiegel</i> and <i>The Intercept</i> appear to reveal more details about how that agency targeted a list of world leaders that is larger than previously thought. The documents, leaked to the publications by Edward Snowden, contain a list of 11 world leaders that have …

UN: Over one million displaced by South Sudan conflict

<b>More than one million people have been forced from their homes by the ongoing conflict in South Sudan, the UN says.</b><p>Of these, 803,200 have been displaced within the country, and another 254,000 have fled to neighbouring countries, according to the latest UN report.<p>It warns that the situation is …

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Flight MH370: Chinese and Australian ships draw blank

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1064000/1064786_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1522230926_fb466ad45bcb43846b0b7ca43edfa461<p><b>A Chinese and an Australian ship have failed to identify remains from the missing Malaysia Airlines flight after their first day in a new search …

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