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  • Op-Ed: Message to Toronto: Leave Uber alone
    Op-Ed: Message to Toronto: Leave Uber alone
    It has been years since I was in a Toronto taxicab. The last time I was in one, it was too expensive, the driver was rather discourteous and the ride was pretty dangerous (slamming of the brakes and high speeds). Even today, I notice taxicabs...
  • October 2014 global temperatures break monthly record
    NOAA reports global temperatures for October highest on record
    The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) on Thursday released its latest monthly global temperature analysis, reporting that at 1.33 degrees Fahrenheit above the 20th century average (57.1 degrees Fahrenheit) the October 2014...
  • Please, shut up and just do your job
    Republicans will not just do their jobs
    Now that the Republican Party has taken majority in both Senate and House, one would think they would have something better to do with their time except bash the president and continue their obstructionist ways. One would be wrong.Salving their...
  •  President Vladimir Putin's Russian successor could be global catastrophe
    Vladimir Putin a thorn for West, next Russian president 'could be a nightmare'
    President Vladimir Putin has made some savvy political moves during the Obama Administration that has many people talking around the world of his rise to power as a global barometer. Arguably, Russia's Putin has enjoyed a sudden surge to power...
  • Premature birth proven to be world's top child killer
    Premature birth proven to be world's top child killer
    More children across the world die from premature birth than form any disease. More children under the age of five die from complications that result from premature birth than from any other cause. Dr. Andres de Francisco of the Partnership for...
  • Comet: UFO conspiracy suggest 67P contains alien life
    Rumors gaining steam: Rosetta lander hacked by aliens, comet a UFO
    It began as rumors and the typical chatter that accompanies anything NASA does or fails to do. The latestconspiracy theoryclaims a cover up is underway: the United States and the European Space Agency (ESA) are hiding the fact that Comet 67P is a...
  • Setting the watchdogs on illegal fishing with Google Fishing Watch
    Setting the watchdogs on illegal fishing with Google Fishing Watch
    Illegal fishing costs billions of dollars per year which includes job losses (in the hundreds of millions) and the threat on fishing communities. Also, and arguably more importantly, illegal fishing contributes to a dwindling down of fish...
  • World War 3 looming: The real threat of Russia's military might
    World War 3 looming: The real threat of Russia's military might
    Just how much of a threat does Russia actually pose to the nation's of eastern Europe, especially those along the Baltic Sea or among the Nordic states? And how real is the threat of World War 3, even if President Vladimir Putin took his game...
  • Russian photo of MH17 being shot down by Ukraine fighter jet may be fake: Report
    Russian photo of MH17 being shot down by Ukraine fighter jet may be fake: Report
    Russian state television broadcast a photo Friday that reportedly shows the exact time when Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was shot down by a Ukrainian fighter aircraft on July 17. As reported byBBC, on Nov. 14 Russia's state-controlled Channel...
  • World War 3 on the radar: Russia to send bomber patrols to Gulf of Mexico
    World War 3 on the radar: Russia to send bomber patrols to Gulf of Mexico
    In what will certainly fuel the fears of those anticipating World War 3, Russia Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu announced via the ministry's website that Russia would soon begin sending long-range bombers as far afield as the eastern Pacific...
  • Elite Talk: APEC and China’s New Silk Road
    Elite Talk: APEC and China’s New Silk Road
    Promoting regional connectivity across the Asia-Pacific is a major initiative for the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC). As one of the most important economies in the Asia-Pacific, China plays a key role in this process.China’s &ldquo...
  • Texas Health Resources in Dallas settles with Duncan's family
    Family of first Ebola patient in US settles with hospital
    Wednesday, November 12, the family of Thomas Eric Duncan was awarded an undisclosed sum in settlement for his death from Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas. According to Reuters the hospital that treated the only person in the U.S. to...
  • World War 3 preppers: Military encounters increasing between Russia and West
    World War 3 preppers: Military encounters increasing between Russia and West
    There seems to be a rather noticeable increase not only in tensions between the West and Russia of late but also in the verifiable number of military encounters between the opposing sides -- encounters that undoubtedly contribute to the increase...
  • World War 3: Russian bombers inch close to U.S.
    World War 3: Russian bombers inch close to U.S.
    Russian military planes are inching very close to the U.S. as fears grow that World War 3 is about to fully launch. The reason for Russian bombers entering air space near North America has to do with the nation showing strength in Western...
  • U.S. and China announced a deal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions
    US and China announce climate deal
    Breaking overnight: ABC News’ Good Morning America reported Wednesday, November 12, the U.S. and China announced their commitments to reduce greenhouse gas emissions as the leaders of the two countries reached a climate change deal. U.S....