Former American Airlines employee Abdul-Majeed Marouf Ahmed Alani, who admitted to sabotaging a 150-passenger plane over wage disputes, was denied bail by a federal judge due to suspicion that he may be “sympathetic to terrorists.”
Days after the death of Sahar Khodayri, an Iranian woman dubbed “Blue Girl” on social media, FIFA President Gianni Infantino issued a statement calling on Iran to reflect on the situation and begin allowing women into football stadiums.
The Philippine Department of Health (DOH) declared a national polio epidemic Thursday after the poliovirus was detected, for the first time since October 2000, in a young girl from Lanao del Sur.
In an effort to shake things up after one of its bikini barista bars failed to drum up enough business in Seattle, Washington, Ladybug Espresso reworked its business plan and recently opened up its first shirtless male barista bar - Dreamboyz Espresso.
Russia and China have co-sponsored another resolution that stipulates the ceasefire regime should not apply to operations against terrorists from organisations designated by the UN Security Council.
Russian UFC star Alexandra Albu has complained about trashy pictures coming in torrents to her inbox, which she checks herself, stressing she enjoys the freedom of leading her accounts personally as well as keeping in touch with regular fans seeking her advice and attention.
The psychology professor from Canada has shot to international fame as a champion of free speech over the past three years. A Toronto-based production company has attempted to document the rise of Jordan Peterson, hated by some and considered a lodestar by others, but the biopic’s path to reach an audience is proving to not be an easy one.
So-called deepfakes are getting more and more sophisticated, with commentators voicing fears that the technology, which started with online pornography, could impact the political realm and take fake news to another level. A new tool presented by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology already allows for the production of fakes on the spot.