Archive for August, 2018

New York renamed 'Jewtropolis' in map hack

Snapchat’s mapping software appears to have been hacked in what it calls an act of vandalism. Source: BBC

Celebgate hacker jailed over Jennifer Lawrence hack

Hollywood star Jennifer Lawrence was targeted in the hack, for which three others have already been jailed. Source: BBC

See moment judge reads out sentence

The family of Jordan Edwards, the teenager shot to death by former Balch Springs Officer Roy Oliver, believes Oliver’s 15 …Read the Rest

Why police-involved shooting trials rarely end in convictions

When it comes to police-involved shootings, officers rarely stand trial and convictions are uncommon. Source: CNN

Opinion: Finally, a cop is convicted for shooting an unarmed teen

On Tuesday, a jury in Texas did what juries in the United States rarely do: convict a police officer for …Read the Rest

Arizona to mourn Senator John McCain at state capitol

The body of John McCain, who endured 5-1/2 years as a prisoner of war in Vietnam and went on to …Read the Rest

Immigration agents arrest 160 workers at Texas trailer plant

U.S. agents have arrested 160 employees of a trailer manufacturing plant in north Texas who they said violated immigration laws …Read the Rest

Canada, U.S. set for second day of NAFTA talks amid growing optimism

Canada and United States are set to tackle their contentious issues in bilateral talks on Wednesday, as the two nations …Read the Rest

Canada's Freeland says optimistic about NAFTA talks this week

Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland said on Wednesday progress made by the United States and Mexico to resolve their trade …Read the Rest

As Nigeria elections loom, refugees ordered back to unsafe region

Nigerian government officials have ordered thousands of displaced people to return to an unsafe area as pressure mounts to show …Read the Rest