Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Co. has announced plans to deploy 100 Pepper robots, made by SoftBank Group Corp., at its 80 branches in October. Pepper will explain insurance products and services, and […]
“This is one of the worst abuse cases I’ve ever seen,” said Dr. Kyle Quigley, of the Animal Rescue League of Boston. In day two of an investigation into animal abuse in […]
A number of Hillary Clinton’s top lobbyist bundlers, who have raised millions for her presidential campaign, either directly represent foreign entities or work at firms that represent foreign entities, according to documents […]
Ardit Ferizi, 21, was extradited from Malaysia last autumn and has been held by U.S. marshals since then. Last month, he admitted to providing material support to terrorists and to computer hacking. […]
Roger Ailes will step aside as chairman and CEO of Fox News Channel, parent company 21st Century Fox announced. Ailes’ departure followed allegations of sexual harassment by a former anchor at the […]
From the Boston Globe: “On Wednesday, we are sending a directive to all gun manufacturers and dealers that makes clear that the sale of these copycat assault weapons is illegal in Massachusetts. […]
The U.S. Embassy in Saudi Arabia was aware of threats to areas frequented by Westerners, such as “markets, restaurants and shopping malls,” among others, the alert said. Those in the kingdom should […]
As Google works to expand the Internet with its own flying drones and high-altitude balloons, Facebook is fashioning all sorts of contraptions to spread online access far and wide, including new wireless […]
The officer has been identified as police captain David Melton. Dave Melton worked on the force for over 20 years Kansas City Police Department.
Turkey has revoked the licenses of 21,000 teachers working in private institutions, an Education Ministry official told Reuters. It’s the latest in a string of crackdowns on workers allegedly tied to the […]
The United States will sell the United Arab Emirates $785 million worth of bombs as part of the so-called campaign against Daesh in Iraq and Syria, the Pentagon says.
Germany’s largest lender is set to shut over a quarter of its branches across the country as the company goes through a major restructuring process. The closures are set to take place over […]
Nothing’s more true than the old adage, “An ounce of prevention is better than a pound of cure.” Not only does that ounce of prevention save you the nightmare of being sick, […]
Seemingly doubling down on his comments in April (following what he called Europe’s “flawed asylum policy”), George Soros has expanded his demands from four to seven fundamental pillars on how to prevent […]
Republicans would not allow the Motor City Madman to speak in Cleveland
Two executives from Twitter, the social media giant, refused to answer over and over again for more than eight minutes whether the company believes in the basic American principle of freedom of […]
A man who thew a fake bomb at police near Times Square has finally been arrested after an six-hour standoff. Hector Meneses, 52, of Queens, threw a suspicious device into a police […]
Roger Ailes helped build Fox News into the top prime-time cable network. Now, he is said to be on the way out amid allegations of sexual harassment. The prospect of the network […]
NOAA claims global temperatures are the hottest ever, based on some rather spectacular junk science. NOAA doesn’t actually have any temperature data over most of the land surface.
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence accepted the nomination to serve as Republican nominee Donald Trump’s vice president, telling the Republican National Convention the 2016 general election is about “change versus status quo.”