Influencer Blake Hounshell - featured
2 mentions — 5 months ago 5 months ago
Topics:GlobalPost,Vladimir Putin,zombies,You Don't Mess with Putin,Russia,IOS,Android, Technology News, Entertainment News, Politics News Is there anything Vladimir Putin cannot do? From finding ancient relics underneath the sea to foiling the United States‘ plans in Syria, the Russian president may be the toughest and most multi-talented world leader.A new video ...
4 mentions — 7 months ago 7 months ago
Topics:Barack Obama,Amazon.com,Labor,Labor Rights,Great Recession,Editor's Picks, Technology News, Business News, Politics News President Obama is giving a big economic speech at an Amazon warehouse in Tennessee later today to, as a spokesperson explained, highlight “an example of a company that is spurring job growth and keeping our country competitive.” ...
4 mentions — 8 months ago 8 months ago
While the Obama administration has avoided describing the military overthrow of Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi as a "coup" -- a designation that could force cutting off U.S. aid -- news organizations will make their own determinations based on events on the ground. On Monday evening, Associated Press editors ...
33 mentions — 9 months ago 9 months ago
Michael Hastings, 'Rolling Stone' Contributor, Dead at 33The bold journalist died in a car accident in Los AngelesMichael Hastings, the fearless journalist whose reporting brought down the career of General Stanley McChrystal, has died in a car accident in Los Angeles, Rolling Stone has learned. He was 33.Hastings' ...
3 mentions — 9 months ago 9 months ago
Topics:GlobalPost,Persian Gulf,Belgium,Saudi Arabia,Middle East, Business News, Politics News Since November, the United States has replaced Saudi Arabia as the world’s biggest producer of crude oil. It had already overtaken Russia as the leading producer of natural gas.The emergence of the United States as a global energy superpower has ...
2 mentions — 10 months ago 10 months ago
April 23, 2013 (RUMBEK) - "Those who are writing negatively about this state government will be crucified like Jesus Christ if we capture them", Lakes state’s deputy governor, Mabor Achol Kuer, said on Sunday.Politics is Lakes state were thrown in turmoil earlier this year when South Sudan’s elected ...
3 mentions — 10 months ago 10 months ago
DUBAI // A bus driver who tried to rape a passenger at knifepoint chose the wrong victim, a court heard yesterday.The woman, an off-duty US navy sailor, knocked the knife from his grasp, broke it in two, bit his hand, wrestled him to the ground and put him ...
2 mentions — 11 months ago 11 months ago
Early reports suggest that the two suspected Boston Marathon bombers, Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, are ethnically Chechen. Media reports suggest their family lived in Chechnya in the 1990s and later moved to neighboring Dagestan and then Kyrgyzstan. The Tsarnaevs moved to the United States about a decade ago,
5 mentions — 11 months ago 11 months ago
Although information is still emerging about their exact connections to Russian regions of Chechnya and Dagestan, early reporting suggests that Boston marathon bombing suspects Dzhokhar Tsarnaev and Tamerlan Tsarnaev may be of Chechen origin and may have grown up partially in Dagestan. The regions are sometimes described as ...
4 mentions — 1 year ago 1 year ago
By Bloomberg News -2013-02-18T06:23:09ZLee Kai-fu, the former head of Google Inc.’s China division, said he was banned for three days from posting on local micro-blogging sites, where he has more than 30 million followers. The ban applies to Sina Corp.’s Weibo and a similar service run by Tencent ...
2 mentions — 1 year ago 1 year ago
The ninja is one of Japan's oldest and most mysterious professions. In the 15th century, young men were hired by samurai or feudal lords to spy, sabotage, and kill.But today there are only a few true modern ninja left, they are grand masters who hold the secrets of ...