Day: June 1, 2019

US begins demanding full social media background from visa applicantsInteresting News

US begins demanding full social media background from visa applicants

The US State Department has begun requiring visa applicants to submit five years’ worth of social media history, threatening “serious
US government preparing to launch antitrust probe into GoogleRandom News

US government preparing to launch antitrust probe into Google

Google risks falling under scrutiny again as the US Department of Justice (DOJ) gears up to investigate the IT giant
NSA targeting system now deployed along Mexican border, leaked docs revealBig Brother

NSA targeting system now deployed along Mexican border, leaked docs reveal

A top-secret NSA targeting system which dramatically increased the civilian death toll in Afghanistan and Iraq has made its way
US to investigate reports N. Korea executed senior diplomat after Hanoi summit failureMore News

US to investigate reports N. Korea executed senior diplomat after Hanoi summit failure

Following a slew of reports that North Korea had executed a senior envoy who participated in the Hanoi peace summit
Netflix & Disney threaten to boycott Georgia over abortion bill … say nothing about N. IrelandRandom News

Netflix & Disney threaten to boycott Georgia over abortion bill … say nothing about N. Ireland

Netflix and Disney are threatening to pull their filming and production operations from Georgia in protest at the US state’s
11 killed, 6 injured in mass shooting at Virginia Beach municipal buildingRandom News

11 killed, 6 injured in mass shooting at Virginia Beach municipal building

Eleven people have been killed and six more injured, including a police officer, at a municipal building in Virginia Beach,
‘Chernobyl’ is a blast of a TV series – but don’t call it ‘authentic’Random News

‘Chernobyl’ is a blast of a TV series – but don’t call it ‘authentic’

Building film sets out of old Soviet buildings is easier than understanding the people who inhabited them – and the
German ‘blogger of the year’ invented her ‘Jewish’ family history, cheated media for yearsRandom News

German ‘blogger of the year’ invented her ‘Jewish’ family history, cheated media for years

German historian Marie Sophie Hingst, famous for her blog about family members who perished in the Holocaust, has been caught