America’s police are using social media to fight crime, a practice that raises troubling questions. In 2012, Brooklyn police officer Michael Rodrigues arrested a burglary gang, the Brower Boys, by adding
As many as 400 migrants fleeing Libya are feared to have drowned after their boat capsized in the Mediterranean, survivors told an aid organisation. Italy’s coastguard had helped to rescue 144 people Monday,
Can mental-health courts, in which people are sentenced to therapy, help? Occasionally policymakers and activists will talk about how the justice system needs to keep mentally ill people out of prisons.
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In one to file under “N” for “Never happening,” mobile phone company Ericsson has filed seven new lawsuits asking the U.S. International Trade Commission to block Apple products, such as the iPhone, from
Researchers have found that geography makes us who we are—genetically and linguistically. As human populations disperse, the separation leads to changes both in genes and in language. So if we look at