WWII veterans travel to northern Russia to mark 75th anniversary of heroic Arctic Convoys

Preview Veterans of the World War II and diplomatic officials from nine different countries arrived in the Russian northern port city of Arkhangelsk to mark the 75th anniversary of the first Arctic Convoy, which delivered essential supplies to the USSR during the war.
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72 ISIS mass graves containing up to 15,000 discovered in Iraq & Syria

Preview As Islamic State retreats the true scale of its atrocities is becoming apparent. Associated Press collated existing documents and testimonies to produce the fullest picture yet – but activists say that thousands more victims buried in shallow mass graves are yet to be discovered.
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AI machines are racist & it’s all our fault – report

Preview For decades many have feared the rise of robots would lead to AI machines dominating the planet and subjugating humans. Turns out they’re not necessarily a threat to mankind’s survival – they’re just racist bigots.
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Kim Dotcom permitted to livestream extradition appeal on YouTube

Preview Kim Dotcom, a businessman fighting extradition to the US from New Zealand, has been granted permission to livestream his legal bid to halt the process. He is wanted by the US justice on charges related to the now-seized file-storing website Megaupload.
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DHS to review private immigration detention facilities, consider closures

Preview The US may soon curtail the use of privately-owned immigration detention centers as the Department of Homeland Security’s head has ordered closer scrutiny. The move would reflect the Justice Department’s step to phase out private prisons.
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Pharma company Insys marketed opioid drug at high-volume prescribers – lawsuit

Preview In a lawsuit filed by the state of Illinois, Insys Therapeutics Inc. has been accused of deceptive marketing practices involving a cancer drug and using “sham” speaking events to target doctors known to frequently prescribe opioid drugs.
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Sarkozy: ‘I’ll change French constitution to ban burkini if re-elected’

Preview Nicolas Sarkozy has said he will change the constitution to ban burkini if he is re-elected as president of France. His comments come in response to the French interior minister’s statement that a nationwide burkini ban would be unconstitutional.
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60 dead in Yemeni suicide bombing, ISIS takes responsibility

Preview At least sixty people have been killed in a suicide bombing that targeted a southern Yemeni militia compound in the town of Aden, a spokesman for security services told AFP. The Islamic State terror group has taken responsibility for the attack.
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Bomb explosion, attack at Brussels Criminology Institute – report

Preview A bomb has exploded at Brussels Criminology Institute, according to Belgian broadcaster RTL. A car slammed through the barriers at 3 am local time, with one or several attackers exploding the bomb near the labs.
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Giant mushroom-shaped cloud scares locals in Siberia (VIDEO, PHOTOS)

Preview The sight of an ominous-looking mushroom cloud has frightened the residents of Kemerovo Region in Russia’s Western Siberia, who took to social media networks to show what resembled the distinctive hallmark of a nuclear explosion.
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National burkini ban would be ‘unconstitutional’ – French interior minister

Preview The French government cannot implement a nationwide anti-Muslim swimsuit ban, as such a law would be “unconstitutional and ineffective,” Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said.
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Central Italy rocked by new 4.4 aftershock following deadly earthquake

Preview A new 4.4-magnitude aftershock with a depth of about 9 km has rattled the region not far from the town of Arquata del Tronto in central Italy, the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre reported. The area suffered a deadly earthquake four days ago.
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Trump pledges to ‘track’ all immigrants to prevent visa overstays

Preview US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump promised to introduce a tracking system for all immigrants in order to make sure none overstay their visas. Anyone who breaks the rule could be deported immediately under his rule.
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Czech sushi restaurant faces €1.85mn fines for ‘serving’ carp captured in local river

Preview A sushi restaurant in Prague could be facing a fine of up to 50 million crowns (€1.85 million, $ 2 million) after it has been charged with illegally serving fish caught on the banks of a local river.
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High in Holland: Europe’s tallest swing dangles thrill-seekers above Amsterdam (VIDEO)

Preview Daredevil tourists can now view the sights of Amsterdam like never before – from the dizzying height of Europe’s highest swing.
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Foul-mouthed Trump supporters swear 135 percent more than Clinton’s – study

Preview A study of the language used by Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton supporters online shows that supporters of The Donald use more profanity a lot more than Clinton’s.
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‘Deadly place to call home’: Families who refuse to leave South Aleppo’s frontline speak to RT

Preview There’s no safe place left in Aleppo, where heavy fighting between the Syrian army and rebels is shifting from neighborhood to neighborhood. RT’s Lizzie Phelan went to the city’s latest frontline in south Aleppo to talk to residents who refuse to leave.
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Batman in Russia? This epic Batmobile just turned up in Moscow (VIDEO, PHOTOS)

Preview The Caped Crusader has made his way to Russia after a fully functioning Batmobile was spotted around Moscow in a rare showcasing of the vehicle.
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Insectiride: NYC subway car set into panic after agitated woman drops box of crickets, worms

Preview The award-winning children’s book “The Cricket in Times Square” this was not. A packed D train on the New York City subway erupted in mass hysteria after an emotionally distressed woman dropped a box of live crickets and worms she was trying to sell.
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5yo girl becomes youngest fatality of Philippines govt’s ‘war on drugs’

Preview A five-year-old girl has become the latest victim of the Philippines’ controversial “war on drugs.” The campaign, which has left more than 1,900 people dead in just seven weeks, has been slammed by the UN and human rights groups.
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