The Solar Impulse 2 flew from Hawaii’s Kalaeloa Airport to Google-controlled Moffett Airfield in 62 hours this week, providing proof-of-concept that a solar-powered drones will soon be bringing 5G wireless communications to the world without a drop of fossil fuel.
Attackers have killed three more people in Bangladesh, including the editor of the country’s only LGBT magazine.
The Department of Health and Human Services — the agency which places unaccompanied minors with relatives and sponsors in the U.S. — is pushing back against a proposal to fingerprint parents who claim custody of the migrant children, saying it could cause delays in family reunification.
Rather than handing out a ticket at a traffic stop, a kind Michigan police officer opted to lend a helping hand to a father in need, says a WGNTV report. LaVonte Dell was recently pulled over by Officer Joshua Scaglione for his tinted windows. Scaglione noticed Dell had a three-year-old daughter sitting in the backseat without a car…
As Rio de Janeiro prepares to welcome the world’s sports enthusiasts for August’s Summer Olympic Games, human rights activists are warning that Brazilian authorities are “cleaning the streets” of Rio by detaining poor children to keep them out of the sight of tourists.
Cairo (AFP) – An Egyptian court has sentenced 11 men accused of homosexuality to jail terms of between three and 12 years, legal sources said. The defendants were arrested in a flat in the leafy Cairo suburb of Agouza in September last year. The court convicted them of “debauchery and incitement to debauchery”, the charges…
Authorities in New Delhi, India, have arrested a man after he allegedly raped and attempted to kill a three-year-old girl.
Police have arrested an 18-year-old student at the State University College at Oswego for allegedly using a cell phone to take video of a female student taking a shower in a dorm.
On Friday an armed suspect allegedly followed a resident into a Kansas City apartment and was subsequently pistol whipped, then shot. The incident occurred around 2:30 a.m. According to the Kansas City Star, an apartment resident in the 500 block of Northwest 55th Terrace spotted the suspect allegedly attempting to break into his car. When he…
Former convict Malcolm B. Benson has been sentenced to life in prison for shooting Army veteran Stanley Carter last September, just as top GOP leaders are pushing GOP legislators to pass a criminal “reform” bill that would provide early release to many more criminals.