Category: Societal

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US maternal mortality rates sky rocket

Public Release: 10-Aug-2016 US maternal mortality rates higher than reported, BU study finds Boston University Medical Center Despite the United Nations Millennium Development Goal of a 75 percent reduction in maternal deaths by 2015, the estimated maternal mortality rate for 48 U.S. states and the District of Columbia […]

Putin cancels peace talks with Ukraine

Upping the Ante: Putin Dismisses Diplomacy After Alleged Ukrainian Incursion Aug. 10 2016 — 20:52 — Update: 21:24 By Matthew Bodner Russian President Vladimir Putin accused Kiev on Wednesday of organizing a terrorist attack in Crimea, the southern Ukrainian region that Russia annexed in 2014. “Our security services […]

1967 solar storm nearly took US to brink of war

Public Release: 9-Aug-2016   American Geophysical Union Caption A view of the sun on May 23, 1967, in a narrow visible wavelength of light called Hydrogen-alpha. The bright region in the top center region of brightness shows the area where the large flare occurred. Credit: National Solar Observatory […]

Police Dept. Accused of Fudging Crime Stats

  By NICHOLAS IOVINO       SAN FRANCISCO (CN) — A Bay Area police department falsifies reports to make the city’s crime rate seem lower and orders officers not to document the use of force on suspects, two former officers claim in federal court.     Michael Sibbitt, Jr. and Elisabeth […]

Eight leading science and engineering societies express concern for the welfare of the Turkish scientific community, following failed coup in Turkey

Public Release: 3-Aug-2016 American Association for the Advancement of Science As the Turkish government restores order after the failed coup, the American Association for the Advancement of Science and seven other leading science and engineering societies today expressed concern for the human rights of the Turkish scientific community, […]

Obama made ‘a secret deal to support Hillary Clinton’s 2016 White House bid in exchange for Bill’s support during re-election campaign'(Re-Post from JUN 2013)

 Editors Note: (Ralph Turchiano) Requested Re-Post from JUN 2013 Explosive revelations about a behind-the  scenes deal between the political rivals Bill Clinton dubbed Obama ‘incompetent’ and  ‘an amateur’ during secret meetings, sources claimed By  Daily Mail Reporter PUBLISHED: 11:35 EST, 2 June  2013 |  UPDATED: 12:01  EST, 2 […]

Texas AG Paxton Defends Taking $100,000 Gift

  By DAVID LEE       DALLAS (CN) — Embattled Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton on Wednesday denied that he violated the rules of his office when he accepted a $100,000 gift from the leader of a company being investigated for Medicaid fraud.     Paxton accepted the money last year […]

India mobilized tanks to the Chinese border, Beijing has warned that the move could threaten potential investment opportunities.

China Hints at Economic Costs After India Deploys Tanks, Troops to Border 22:01 21.07.2016(updated 03:21 22.07.2016) After India mobilized tanks to the Chinese border, Beijing has warned that the move could threaten potential investment opportunities. On Wednesday, reports surfaced that New Delhi deployed nearly 100 Russian-made T-72 tanks […]

Turkish Higher Board of Education bans all academics from travelling abroad – Edrogan takes a page from Cambodia’s Khmer Rouge regime

Turkey launches massive dismissal in key organs over coup purge ANKARA, July 20 (Xinhua) — A total of 30 senior staff of Turkish Parliament have been dismissed from posts over suspected involvement in failed Gulenist coup attempt, pro-government media Daily Sabah reported Wednesday. Meanwhile, Turkish Higher Board of […]