VR-police simulator teaches officers when to shoot, when not to
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VR-police simulator teaches officers when to shoot, when not to

Virtual-reality technology (VR) is being used in police academies to help teach police officers when…

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Erdogan ‘taking active steps to alienate both US and Europe’ – fmr US diplomat
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Erdogan ‘taking active steps to alienate both US and Europe’ – fmr US diplomat

As NATO continues to show an unwillingness to cooperate with Turkey, the country is moving…

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Ferrari of rocket engines
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Ferrari of rocket engines

NASA test fires what it calls the “Ferrari of rocket engines,” the RS-25, as part…

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Firing of officers involved in Laquan McDonald shooting should have happened long ago – activist
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Firing of officers involved in Laquan McDonald shooting should have happened long ago – activist

With reaction to the news that seven Chicago police officers will be fired for their…

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Fierce wildfires force 82,000 California residents to evacuate
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Fierce wildfires force 82,000 California residents to evacuate

A raging wildfire in San Bernardino County, California has forced the evacuation of tens of…

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DOJ shutting down ‘unsafe’ private prisons
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DOJ shutting down ‘unsafe’ private prisons

The Department of Justice (DOJ) has announced that it plans to end its use of…

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Naked Trump statues appear overnight in 5 US cities
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Naked Trump statues appear overnight in 5 US cities

Life-size statues of a naked Donald Trump, mocking the Republican presidential candidate, have popped up…

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Carjacker opens fire on Chicago police, grazes officer’s face
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Carjacker opens fire on Chicago police, grazes officer’s face

Dash-cam footage recently released by the Chicago Police Department shows a carjacking suspect firing at…

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Florida Keys residents decry planned release of GM mosquitos
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Florida Keys residents decry planned release of GM mosquitos

Dozens of locals rallied in Florida Keys, Tuesday, demonstrating against plans to release genetically-modified (GM)…

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CATFIGHT: Buzzfeed accuses Twitter of censorship, Twitter denies
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CATFIGHT: Buzzfeed accuses Twitter of censorship, Twitter denies

Last year, Twitter held a ‘town hall’ with President Obama, where users were encouraged to…

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