Silvia Nunez

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Samsung to nix bloatware in Galaxy S6 OS, report says

Samsung has been rumored to be improving its TouchWiz Android skin, but it might actually decide to remove all of its own programs in favor of those from Microsoft.<p>Samsung will remove many of its own programs in the upcoming version of its TouchWiz user interface, a new report claims.<p>The new …


American Tackles Paris Love-Lock Bridge Tradition

PARIS — It has become a ritual for lovers visiting one of the most romantic cities in the world — but the practice of attaching personalized ‘love locks’ to the Pont des Arts over the River Seine is being challenged by an American woman.<p>The practice began about a decade ago. Couples — mostly …


Why Were the Kings of Judah Anointed Next to a Pillar Stone?

Could the Venezuelan Protests Be Good News for the Vatican?

Thousands of anti-government protesters took to the streets of Venezuela’s capital, Caracas, over the weekend as tensions in the Latin American …


Epic Drought Turning California Into a Cursed State

For three straight years, a punishing drought has devastated California and much of America’s West and Southwest.<p>President Obama visited California …


Bible Prophecy Comes Alive in Sochi

Imagine if we added up the number of hours every individual on Earth has spent watching the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. The figure would easily be …


The Resurrection of Soviet Russia

Facebook Adds More Than 50 'Custom Gender' Options

Facebook added 56 custom gender options on February 13 for users of the website that do not identify themselves simply as “male” or “female.”<p>Users …


End-Time War in Heaven

Franco-German Brigade to Deploy for First Time

The Franco-German Brigade has been a powerful symbol of cooperation and trust between the two countries since it was formed in 1987. But the nearly …


President Obama's War on Poseidon

“In the coming weeks, I will issue an executive order requiring federal contractors to pay their federally-funded employees a fair wage of at least …

Income Inequality

'Legal' Child Suicide

Belgium has become the first nation in the world to remove an age limit for euthanasia—legalized suicide. On February 13, a bill passed in the …


The Rollback of Iranian Sanctions

As the next round of talks begin between Iran and the P5+1 nations over Iran’s disputed nuclear program, the corrosive effects of the <i>first</i> deal are …


Italy Appoints Third Unelected Prime Minister

Matteo Renzi was sworn in as Italy’s third unelected prime minister in two years on February 22 after he ousted his predecessor, Enrico Letta, and …


Is Iran the Enemy?

For the first time since 2005, most Americans no longer consider Iran to be America’s “Enemy No. 1.” According to a Gallup poll, the percentage of …

South Asia

Spend, Spend, Spend—Except on the Military

Germany's Urgent and Dangerous Military Decision

Germany’s foreign policy has just been dramatically and historically transformed.<p>The pivot occurred in January, and it was front-page news globally. …


Operation Arsal: Prelude to Lebanese Civil War

Target: Arsal<p>location: Northeast Lebanon; 6 miles from the Syrian border<p>population: In flux (before Syrian war, 40,000; currently, 110,000)<p>religion: …

Middle East

EU and Brazil Plan Undersea Cable to Elude U.S. Spying

The European Union and Brazil announced on February 24 that they will lay an undersea cable connecting their two continents in order to keep the …


Ukraine Crisis: Russia Displays Its Power

Around 150,000 soldiers, 880 tanks, 120 helicopters, 90 warplanes and 1,200 other pieces of military equipment deployed along Russian’s western …


Europe Will Get Its Vladimir

As much as he enjoyed hosting the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, Russia’s president was surely pleased last Sunday to see them end. In the days since, …


From the Beginning

Merkel Leads Largest German Cabinet Delegation to Israel

On February 25, German Chancellor Angela Merkel led the largest-ever delegation of the German cabinet to Israel to conduct bilateral meetings with …


Churchill's Warning for Today

During the 1930s, Winston Churchill warned Britain and the Western world about the dangers of Adolf Hitler and Germany. It was the strongest warning …

World History

What Will It Take for America to Wake Up?

Ukraine Crisis Reveals Europe's Eastern Leg

To those manning the barricades, the Ukrainian crisis was about justice, democracy, and an end to corruption. But to the rest of the world, it is …


Preview: Russia and the Son of Man

Putin, Obama and the Desperately Wicked Human Heart

“This is an act of aggression …. It’s really 19th-century behavior in the 21st century. … You just don’t invade another country ….” — John Kerry, …

Obama Administration

Mexico Takes Down Most Wanted Drug Lord

Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán, the Mexican drug baron who headed the Sinaloa Federation, was arrested February 22. The arrest was cause for celebration …


The Lightweight

France might be the most underestimated power in the world. For decades after World War ii, it was the leader of Europe, then co-leader with Germany …