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Church in Las Vegas celebrates ‘World Religion Day’

A church in the Las Vegas celebrated “World Religion Day” on Jan. 20. The day is observed once a year, worldwide on the third Sunday of January. Many faith communities gathered at The Baha’is of Las Vegas. The local event included prayers from various religions, music, and discussions about commonalities in scripture. Worshipers told 13 Action News, […]

Majority of World Population Supports Globalism, Survey Finds

Maybe populist political movements don’t have as much support as often presumed. The global public favors cooperation between nations, thinks immigration is a good thing and believes climate scientists, according to a poll of 10,000 people in every region of the world. The poll was commissioned by the World Economic Forum and will be discussed […]

ISRAELI STRIKES IN SYRIA REVEAL NEW BATTLEFIELD

As Israel continues to strike at Iran more publicly the Syrian conflict enters a new phase. Airstrikes against Iranian targets in Syria on Sunday and Monday revealed a new Syrian battlefield that is emerging as the Syrian civil war ends and the US prepares to withdraw. For eight years, since the Syrian rebellion began in […]

Bill would regulate microchipping employees in Arkansas

With a simple swipe of their arm, thousands of employees across the world can open doors, log on to their computers, even buy snacks from vending machines. Select companies from Wisconsin to Sweden microchip their workers. St. Rep. Stephen Meeks is working to get ahead of the technology in Arkansas. “The idea here is to set the […]

China’s Strategy to Unify with Taiwan Sparks Anger

Last year some of the world’s biggest airlines changed their websites, one by one, to label Taiwan as anything but an independent country. When passengers opened country-specific pages or menus, they often found the Western Pacific island linked instead to China. Each change angered the Taiwanese, who have enjoyed de facto autonomy since the 1940s […]

Anxiety in Alaska as endless aftershocks rattle residents

Seven weeks after a massive earthquake struck Alaska, the seemingly endless aftershocks are keeping many residents filled with anxiety. There have been more than 7,800 aftershocks since the main earthquake struck Nov. 30 just north of Anchorage. Most were too small to feel, but 20 have had magnitudes of 4.5 or greater – including a magnitude […]

PM May tries to tweak defeated Brexit plan, refuses to rule out no-deal

British Prime Minister Theresa May sought to break the parliamentary deadlock over Brexit on Monday by proposing to seek further concessions from the European Union on a plan to prevent customs checks on the Irish border. With little time left until the United Kingdom is due to leave the European Union on March 29, there […]

New York Senate Passes Bill Legalizing Abortions Up to Birth

The New York Senate passed a radical pro-abortion bill Tuesday that would allow unborn babies to be aborted for basically any reason up to birth. Metro reports the bill passed after abortion activists pushed it for more than a decade in New York. Until now, it failed to pass the state Senate because of Republican […]

What to watch for at this year’s World Economic Forum

World leaders converge to discuss climate change, co-operation and globalisation Global leaders, corporate titans, academics and thinkers are gathering in the Swiss ski resort of Davos for the annual World Economic Forum, which begins on Tuesday morning. Some 3,000 participants have converged on the Alpine town for the meeting of the global elite that this […]

Why your smartwatch and wearable devices are the next big privacy nightmare

Smartwatches and other wearables will be a must-have for personalised healthcare, but a privacy backlash could put an end to all that. As wearable devices like smartwatches become more popular with consumers, and remote monitoring of patients using these devices becomes a standard part of healthcare in the next few years, we will have to […]