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Teen faces jail for sending selfie porn to girlfriend


A teenager in Virginia faces four months in jail and a lifetime on a sex offender’s list for texting videos of his erect penis to his girlfriend, his lawyer said Friday.

Posted: July 26th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Top one percent control a third of China’s wealth–study

A Chinese man smokes inside his tricycle as he waits for customer outside a shopping mall in Beijing, China on July 16. AP

The top one percent of households in communist-ruled China control more than one third of the country’s wealth, while the bottom 25 percent control just one hundredth, official media said, citing an academic report.

Posted: July 26th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Air Algerie crash wipes out entire families

Mourners gather for a vigil at a park in Longueuil, Quebec, Canada on Friday, July 25, 2014 in memory of the victims of Air Algerie Flight 5017. The MD-83 airliner was flying from Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso to Algiers, Algeria on Thursday, but controllers lost contact with it just 50 minutes after takeoff. All 118 people aboard the plane, which was found in Mali, were killed. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Graham Hughes)

All passengers and crew on board an Air Algerie jetliner that crashed in Mali died in the tragedy, which completely wiped out several families, France announced.

Posted: July 26th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Iglesia Ni Cristo celebrates 100 years

Contributions from Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) built this 55,000-seat Philippine Arena, touted to be the world’s biggest indoor arena. INQUIRER/ MARIANNE BERMUDEZ

A Philippine Christian church renowned for its discipline, money and political power will mark its 100th anniversary on Sunday with more than one million followers expected to join the celebrations.

Posted: July 26th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Britain helping protect MH17 victims against fraud

British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond faces the media during his briefing at the Foreign Office in central London, on the Malaysian airlines crash over Eastern Ukraine, and new developments in Gaza, Thursday, July 17, 2014. Authorities in Amsterdam confirmed the MH17 Malaysian Airlines flight traveling from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur, is believed to have been shot down over Ukraine earlier Thursday. AP Photo/Max Nash, PA

Britain’s Foreign Office said Friday it was helping protect victims of the MH17 plane disaster against potential fraud after one man claimed his relative’s credit cards had been stolen from the crash site.

Posted: July 25th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »