Unclear Results for Flight MH370

Mauritius/Australia: Australia’s Transport Safety Bureau confirmed on Friday, October 7, 2016 that the debris discovered on the Indian Ocean island of Mauritius on May 10, 2016 was indeed a part of the missing Malaysian aircraft…

Death Tolls Rise After Hurricane Matthew Aftermath

Hurricane Matthew was an extremely powerful, long lived and deadly tropical cyclone which became the first Category 5 Atlantic Hurricane since Hurricane Felix in 2007. Matthew wrought widespread destruction and catastrophic loss of life during…

Result of Referendum on Colombian FARC Peace Treaty

Colombia has been ravaged by bloody conflict for 52 years. The Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) guerrilla group and the Colombian government have been at war since the 1960s. The struggle between the FARC…

World News Blotter: 10-10

The world keeps changing every week and I bring to you the most important changes, in a nutshell. ASIA 1. Seoul, South Korea: South Korea was hit by Typhoon Chaba on Wednesday 10/05/2016, leading to…

Wells Fargo Scandal Valued at $190 Million

In early September, one of the America’s largest financial services companies revealed a scandal with a price tag of $190 million. With the notorious Warren Buffet as the company’s largest stock holder, Wells Fargo is…

Update on the New York, New Jersey Bombings

Many immediately cast off the recent NY-NJ bombings as yet another act of terrorism. In the wake of these bombings, “there [was] no evidence… of a terror connection” said NYC’s police commissioner, James O’Neill. As…

Obama Under Pressure to Pardon Snowden

Edward Snowden, a whistleblower to some and a traitor to others, is once again all over the news, but for something other than the release of the new biographical political thriller film, Snowden. As Snowden’s…

Indian Government Drafts Law to Ban Commercial Surrogacy…

India’s Union Cabinet recently unveiled a proposed bill which would ban commercial surrogacy by the year 2016, upon introduction to and approval by the Parliament. Commercial surrogacy is a practice which basically occurs when a…