Category Archives: World

  • The coronavirus just doubled the risk of mass bankruptcies

    The coronavirus just doubled the risk of mass bankruptcies

    The risk of mass bankruptcies across the U.S. continues to rise as more companies grapple with the fallout stemming from efforts to battle the spread of coronavirus cases, according to one leading bankruptcy professor. According to data watched by NYU Stern School of Business professor emeritus ...
  • Saudi Arabia Releases Female Activist

    Saudi Arabia Releases Female Activist

    Prominent women’s rights activist Loujain Alhathloul was finally released from jail this week, her sister Alia confirmed. Alhathloul has been in prison since 2018. She was kidnapped in the UAE and sent home to face charges including “sharing information with foreign journalists” and “attempting ...
  • Supreme Court Rules on Stolen Nazi Art Collection

    Supreme Court Rules on Stolen Nazi Art Collection

    As if it weren’t bogged down by enough American concerns, the US Supreme Court agreed to hear a case regarding an art collection that was stolen from a group of Jewish art collectors in 1935. The collection, known as the “Guelph Treasure” features 82 pieces of medieval ecclesiastical art. It is ...
  • Seems everyone knows this Transylvanian Hungarian Music, even Freddie Mercury

    Seems everyone knows this Transylvanian Hungarian Music, even Freddie Mercury

    Hungarian Music It’s striking for many visitors to Transylvania. The way Hungarians, young and old, hold fast to tradition. It’s part of maintaining their national identity. When it comes to traditions, they all know their roots. And nowhere is that more apparent than in their folk music. We ...
  • Four Newborn Babies Die Due to Lockdowns

    Four Newborn Babies Die Due to Lockdowns

    Four newborn babies have died after they were denied lifesaving treatment due to coronavirus-related travel restrictions implemented by politicians in Australia. “Four Newborns in Adelaide have died after being denied lifesaving heart surgery because it wasn’t available in Adelaide, and they ...
  • French Teacher Beheaded After Discussing Islamic Cartoons

    French Teacher Beheaded After Discussing Islamic Cartoons

    A French teacher in a Paris suburb was beheaded after he discussed the Muhammad cartoons with his class. This is the second terror attack in France since the terrorist trial of the perpetrators of the Charlie Hebdo massacre began. The suspected attacker, a Chechen teenager, was subsequently ...
  • ‘South Park’ Pandemic Special rips Trump, cops, DISNEY

    ‘South Park’ Pandemic Special rips Trump, cops, DISNEY

    South Park‘s one-hour “Pandemic Special” episode managed to mock nearly every aspect of our current situation. But reserved its most scathing rebuke for President Trump. While many have characterized the Comedy Central series as having an increasingly libertarian or ...
  • Lebanon’s Prime Minister Resigns, Citing An ‘Earthquake’

    Lebanon’s Prime Minister Resigns, Citing An ‘Earthquake’

    Lebanese Prime Minister Hassan Diab announced his cabinet’s resignation Monday, responding to outrage over a catastrophic explosion in Beirut. “Today I announce the resignation of this government,” Diab said in a national TV address. “May God protect Lebanon.” ...
  • China Embassy Criticises Germany’s Suspension Of Extradition Treaty With Hong Kong

    China Embassy Criticises Germany’s Suspension Of Extradition Treaty With Hong Kong

    China’s embassy in Germany condemned Berlin’s suspension of its extradition treaty with Hong Kong, a move Germany said was a response to the postponement of an election in the Chinese city. In a statement on its website, dated Friday, China’s embassy said the suspension violated international ...
  • Veterinarian: Add this One Ingredient To Your Cat’s Dry Food

    Veterinarian: Add this One Ingredient To Your Cat’s Dry Food

    There are plenty of mouth-watering lettuce-free salads – such as panzanella or caprese – that we’ll gladly devour if placed before us. But when it comes time to build our own, the first thing that most of us reach for is some sort of leafy green foundation to pile high with other ingredients ...