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Frank Magnitz, Germany's AfD party chairman ‘beaten almost to death’

Frank Magnitz, Germany's AfD party chairman ‘beaten almost to death’

A member of Germany's parliament from the far-right party Alternative for Germany (AfD ) suffered serious injuries after he was attacked by three people in the northern city of Bremen Monday in wha...

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Children Hurt In Beijing School Attack; Knife Wounds To Head Reported

Children Hurt In Beijing School Attack; Knife Wounds To Head Reported

All of the injured children are receiving hospital treatment. Police in the Xicheng district of the city said in a statement on Weibo that they had detained a 49-year-old male suspect surnamed Jia, ...

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China passes new law to bring Islam into alignment with socialism

China passes new law to bring Islam into alignment with socialism

In China's latest move to control and indoctrinate the Muslim ethnic minority population in the communist nation, it passed a law that aims to "Sinicize" Islam within the next five years. According ...

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Several academics arrested at Khartoum University as protests continue

Several academics arrested at Khartoum University as protests continue

Authorities say at least 19 people, including two security personnel, have been killed in clashes during the demonstrations so far, but rights group Amnesty International has put the death toll at 37....

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Rest in Peace, firefighter Steven Pollard

Rest in Peace, firefighter Steven Pollard

Pollard, The New York Post reported . New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio ordered flags to fly at half-staff in his honor. Commissioner Daniel Nigro mourned the loss of Pollard, who had just beg...

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Former Uber Driver Pleads Guilty To 2016 Killing Rampage In Michigan

Former Uber Driver Pleads Guilty To 2016 Killing Rampage In Michigan

Uber driver charged with killing 6 people and seriously wounding 2 more in a shooting spree around Kalamazoo, Michigan , in 2016, pleads guilty Monday to all counts. A 14-year-old girl survived. In...

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Apple’s CES Ad Hits Google And Amazon Where It Hurts

Apple’s CES Ad Hits Google And Amazon Where It Hurts

Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao is still planning to deliver a keynote talk Wednesday on federal initiatives to advance drone technology and self-driving vehicles. Fox News senior judicial analys...

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Park Service to tap into entrance fees to keep operating

Park Service to tap into entrance fees to keep operating

The money will be used to bring in staff to maintain bathrooms, clean up trash and patrol the parks, all which have been concerns due to limited staffing because of the Trump administration's decision...

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Bent iPads: Apple says you are looking at it wrong

Bent iPads: Apple says you are looking at it wrong

As we have discerned from complaints, it is the LTE version of the iPad Pro that is particularly susceptible to an unwanted bend, and Apple says - as it has done before - that this is because of the...

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Withings undercuts Apple Watch, debuts $129 ECG monitoring smartwatch

Withings undercuts Apple Watch, debuts $129 ECG monitoring smartwatch

The move ECG is the first hybrid watch that features an electrocardiogram monitor. Because there's no screen, the Move ECG records on the watch and synchronizes the metrics with an iOS or Android ...

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Razer's First-Ever Monitor Sports Chroma Lighting, HDR 400 Support

Razer's First-Ever Monitor Sports Chroma Lighting, HDR 400 Support

The 1ms response time, 144Hz refresh rate, and "Ultra Low Motion Blur" technology strive to keep images crisp and smooth so you can make out fine details at high speeds. The base is a custom design fr...

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Ring Door View Cam, Smart Lighting, and more unveiled at CES 2019

Ring Door View Cam, Smart Lighting, and more unveiled at CES 2019

The Ring Door View Cam is the company's fifth video doorbell, and it's easily installed in place of your existing door viewer (aka the peephole), which is often found on doors in apartments and cond...

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GitHub Free plan now includes unlimited private repositories

GitHub Free plan now includes unlimited private repositories

Microsoft also mentions in their press release announcing this immediate change that "Public repositories are still free (of course-no changes there) and include unlimited collaborators". If you are ...

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HTC reveals Vive Pro Eye VR headset with built-in eye tracking

HTC reveals Vive Pro Eye VR headset with built-in eye tracking

Eye tracking has always been talked about in the VR industry, but its implementation has up until now been fairly muted, with companies long professing its benefits alongside foveated rendering withou...

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Intercept: Senate Set to Vote on Anti-Israeli Boycott Bill

BDS is a global boycott campaign against the Jewish state that the Anti-Defamation League considers an insidious effort to delegitimize the country. So boycotting #Israel is a constitutional right...

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Family fears US man held in Russia is pawn in diplomatic dispute

Family fears US man held in Russia is pawn in diplomatic dispute

The ministry said the United States detained Russian citizen Dmitry Makarenko on December 29 on the Northern Mariana Islands, a US commonwealth in the Pacific Ocean, and had transferred him to Flo...

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WATCH Toddler Casually Ride on Car Roof in Australia

WATCH Toddler Casually Ride on Car Roof in Australia

It is not clear whether the driver knew the child was on the roof. Several witnesses have told 9News they saw the silver Holden travelling along Wright Road in Harrisdale, just before 6pm on Friday....

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CNN Host Says Warren's 2020 Bid Is 'Dead on Arrival'

CNN Host Says Warren's 2020 Bid Is 'Dead on Arrival'

Cory Booker of New Jersey and Kamala Harris of California are some of Warren's Senate colleagues likely to join her soon as either preliminary or full-on candidates. "Our 2020 issue will be how we tal...

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Iran says warships coming to the Atlantic for 1st time

Iran says warships coming to the Atlantic for 1st time

Iran is concerned about the presence of USA aircraft carriers in the Gulf that fulfill the presumed mission of preventing navigation of the oil tankers of the nation of the Persians. Iran has reporte...

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The new Alien game, Blackout, is a mobile joint

More good news: Amanda Ripley is back. Alien: Blackout may serve as a (sort-of) sequel to that earlier game . It's arguably the only game to truly recreate the atmosphere of the original 1979 movi...

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UN envoy arrives in Yemen to push Hodeida truce

UN envoy arrives in Yemen to push Hodeida truce

The source, who asked not to be named because he was not authorized to speak to the media, said Griffiths would hold meetings with officials in the Houthis-held Sanaa . Yemen's two warring parties, n...

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Woman sent 159,000 texts after first date

Woman sent 159,000 texts after first date

The man told police that Ades continued to text him after the date, despite telling her he was not interested in seeing her again. However, it has since transpired that there were more than 159,000 me...

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Trump holds firm on border wall

Trump holds firm on border wall

But a leading Democrat involved in the negotiations, Senator Dick Durbin, pushed back. In a bid to force Democrats' hand, Trump has said that he is considering declaring a national emergency to begi...

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U.S. and North Korea 'negotiating a location' for second summit, Trump reveals

U.S. and North Korea 'negotiating a location' for second summit, Trump reveals

On Dec. 1, Trump briefly commented on the venue and timing of the US-North Korea summit, saying it would be held in either January or February, with three sites under consideration. Trump said his adm...

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Poland closes 'escape rooms' in safety blitz after deadly fire

Poland closes 'escape rooms' in safety blitz after deadly fire

The girls, identified by their first names as Julia, Amelia, Gosia, Karolina and Wiktoria, were playing in the escape room on Friday in the city of Koszalin. Prosecutors said a leaky gas container ins...

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Armed soldiers shut down Daily Trust offices in Borno, Kaduna and Abuja

Armed soldiers shut down Daily Trust offices in Borno, Kaduna and Abuja

In a chat with our correspondent late Sunday night, Diran Odeyemi, Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the PDP enjoined President Buhari not to forget that press freedom is an essential component o...

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Capital murder charge filed in Jazmine Barnes deadly shooting case

Capital murder charge filed in Jazmine Barnes deadly shooting case

Police said Ms Washington, Jazmine and her three sisters were in the auto near a Houston-area Walmart store on 30 December when a red pick-up truck pulled alongside them and a man inside opened fir...

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European Union nations deadlocked on resuced migrants

European Union nations deadlocked on resuced migrants

The migrants were rescued by the vessel two weeks ago, but have remained stranded on the ship as attempts by its captain to find a safe port of disembarkation have as yet not been successful. The numb...

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China officials to begin trade war talks in Beijing

China officials to begin trade war talks in Beijing

Trump said the US tariffs had hurt China . The White House did not immediately respond to a request for comment. China defends its construction as necessary for self-defence and says that it is r...

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Michigan Family Of 5 Killed In Kentucky I75 Crash

Michigan Family Of 5 Killed In Kentucky I75 Crash

According to the Lexington Police Department, a white pickup truck was traveling in the wrong direction in the northbound lanes of I-75 when it hit an SUV straight-on. The death of a MI family of five...

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