Category: World News

Strong Earthquake Shakes Northern Japan

On Wednesday evening northern Japan was shook by a strong earthquake that only caused little tidal changes on the Pacific coastline. There were no other injuries or damage reported. Many towns near the coast issued evacuation advisories or orders for the residents. Approximately one hour after the quake hit, in the port of Hachinohe reported

Special Forces Soldier Sentenced to Prison

Pedro Pimentel, age fifty-five has been sentenced to six thousand sixty years in prison for his part in the Las Dos Erres massacre that claimed two hundred one lives in 1982. The number of years is only symbolic because the maximum numbers of years inmates are allowed to serve are fifty according to Guatemala’s laws,

Foods in Poland Suspected of Having Road Salt

In Warsaw, Poland the health authorities have given the order to withdraw more than five hundred thousand pounds of bread, pickles, and other food that are suspected of containing industrial salt.  Authorities have been prompted to open a criminal investigation when these revelations came to light.  So far there have been five people arrested.  They

New Theory On Why the Titanic Sank

In April, it will be one hundred years since the Titanic sank and the cause of this horrific disaster has always been that the ocean liner hit an iceberg but that may be only part of what caused it to sink.  Scientists now believe that they have found an unexpected culprit that was partially to

Interpol Bust 23 Alleged Anonymous Hackers

The International Police made a huge headway on its quest to arrest the members of the deadly Anonymous hacker movement which hacked several well-established websites around the world. The Interpol revealed they recently arrested 25 members of the group in an intensified crackdown across Europe and South America. In a statement, the Interpol said they

Nighclub Blast Injures 17 In Romania

Seventeen people were reported injured when two blasts hit a nightclub in Romania. According to reports, the initial blast happened in the early hours of Sunday in the northern Romanian town of Sighetu Marmatiei. The first blast wounded seven people. The second explosion happened several hours after and injured 10 other people. The injured victims