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Dalai Lama: “Now Too Many Refugees in Europe”

The exiled spiritual leader of Tibet, the Dalai Lama, spoke to German press this week about his current situation, also commenting on the current refugee crisis in Europe. The…

17 Schoolgirls Die in Northern Thailand Fire

At least seventeen girls aged five to 12 died in a fire in northern Thailand Sunday night. The fire began at approximately 11:00 p.m. at the girls dormitory…

How to Change Currency Without Paying Exchange Rates

This money tip was pioneered by Norbert Schlenka of Libra Investment Management on Salt Spring Island, B.C., and it’s called “Norbert’s gambit.” The process is a 1-2 of…

Are State-Owned Banks a Win-Win?

Focusing on the recent success of the Bank of North Dakota, talkshow host Thom Hartmann has raised the question of whether state-owned banks are something every state should…

Facebook Explains How It Picks What to “Trend”

Facebook this week published a blog post in its newsroom in response to recent accusations that the social network promotes liberal news while downplaying conservative, explaining how it…

In West Vancouver “Properties Doubled in Eight, Nine Months”

According to local real estate agents for Royal LePage, property values have doubled in less than a year in some parts of Vancouver due to foreign real estate…

BattleBots Returns to TV

ABC’s reality robot battle show BattleBots, which first hit the air in 2000, will be returning to “BattleBox” it out again. The seventh season premiere will be aired…

2,000 HP Electric Semi-Truck

Will This 2,000 HP Electric Semi-Truck “Level the Playing Field” Between Owner Operators and Large Fleets?

According to the Nikola Motor Company, this 2,000 horsepower electric semi tractor will “even the playing field” between owner operators and large fleets. Explaining the project, NMC founder…

Scottish Police Jail Man For Funny YouTube Video … of Teaching Pet Dog Nazi Salute

A Scottish man was arrested and put in jail for “suspicion of hate crime” after police saw a video the man had uploaded to YouTube of Meechan joking that…

News of Another Self Immolation in Tibet Reaches Outside World

March protest just confirmed due to communications clampdown in area Sonam Tso, a mother of five, carried out a self-immolation protest on Wednesday 23 March 2016, in Dzoege…

Islamist Violence Numbers This Month: March

In the month preceding April 1, 024 people were killed and 1,498 injured. The attacks — 133 total — took place in 20 countries around the world, according to…

Norway Appealing Ruling in Favor of Breivik

The government of Norway is appealing the verdict delivered last week that found that the state did violate political mass killer Anders Breivik’s human rights guaranteed under the…

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