Month: November 2016

UN: Syrian fighters ignoring rules of war – Press Herald

Press HeraldUN: Syrian fighters ignoring rules of warPress HeraldUNITED NATIONS —Parties to the Syrian conflict have systematically disregarded the laws of war, showing time and again that they are willing to do anything to gain military advantage, the U.N. humanitarian chief said Wednesday. Speaking via video-link …and more » Read More… UN: Syrian fighters ignoring rules of […]

Colombian Congress passes amended peace deal to end decades of civil war – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesColombian Congress passes amended peace deal to end decades of civil warLos Angeles TimesColombia’s Congress passed an amended peace accord with the country’s largest rebel group late Wednesday, nearly two months after voters rejected an earlier version of the deal in a national referendum. The passage is a victory for President Juan …Colombian […]

Drone warfare heads underwater as US seeks advantage over rivals – The Independent

The IndependentDrone warfare heads underwater as US seeks advantage over rivalsThe IndependentAs unmanned aerial drones have become a critical part of modern warfare, the Pentagon is now looking to deploy autonomous robots underwater, patrolling the sea floor on what one top US navy official called an “Eisenhower highway network”, complete … Read More… Drone warfare heads […]

Iowa witness reports low flying UFO – Open Minds UFO News

Open Minds UFO NewsIowa witness reports low flying UFOOpen Minds UFO NewsAn Iowa witness at Iowa City reported having a brief encounter with a chevron-shaped UFO that banked hard and quickly moved away, according to testimony in Case 79752 from the Mutual UFO Network (MUFON) witness reporting database. Witness …and more » Read More… Iowa witness reports […]

Breitbart goes to war with Kellogg's over move to pull ads – CNNMoney

CNNMoneyBreitbart goes to war with Kellogg’s over move to pull adsCNNMoneyBreitbart News is going to war with Kellogg’s after the cereal maker decided to pull its advertisements from the far-right news site in protest of its political views. Describing Kellogg’s decision as an insult to what it claims are 45 million monthly …Breitbart declares war […]

Is it time to think about how to prevent a space war? – Christian Science Monitor

Christian Science MonitorIs it time to think about how to prevent a space war?Christian Science MonitorRevisiting the international laws that govern how various nations use space would support that, he argued. Most of these laws and treaties date from the cold war era and do not reflect the current dependence on satellites for civilian and […]

Democrats, skip the civil war – Washington Post

Washington PostDemocrats, skip the civil warWashington PostDemocrats are in danger of moving from complacency to panic. Neither is particularly helpful. The complacency part is obvious: Until about 9 p.m. Eastern time on Nov. 8, supporters of Hillary Clinton (myself included) were certain that Donald Trump’s …and more » Read More… Democrats, skip the civil war – Washington […]

Video reveals the magic behind Disney's new… – WKMG Orlando

Orlando Weekly (blog)Video reveals the magic behind Disney’s new…WKMG OrlandoLAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – A recently released video is giving Disney fanatics a glimpse into the technology, creativity and innovation that made the first-of-its-kind holiday drone show possible. From now until Jan. 8, 300 drones will light up the sky …Video reveals behind-the-scenes magic of […]