Kerry Travels to Cairo as Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Escalates
Kerry Travels to Cairo as Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Escalates
By Bingjiefu He
US Secretary of State John Kerry travels to Cairo in an attempt to negotiate a ceasefire between Israel and Hamas as the conflict in Gaza escalates, resulting in more civilian deaths.

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Marriage Equality Moves Forward in Florida
Marriage Equality Moves Forward in Florida
By Allison Heller
The Florida Keys managed to produce quite a shocking twist of events on Thursday as a judge ruled the same-sex marriage ban unconstitutional.

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Malaysia Airlines MH17 Plane Shot Down Killing 280 Passengers
Malaysia Airlines MH17 Plane Shot Down Killing 280 Passengers
By Bingjiefu He
Malaysia Airlines passenger aircraft MH17 carrying 295 people onboard was shot down over eastern Ukraine near the Russian border.

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National Blood Drive Protests FDA Ban on Gay Blood Donors
National Blood Drive Protests FDA Ban on Gay Blood Donors
By Allison Heller
New Yorkers are paving the way for gay and bisexual men to donate blood after the 1983 FDA ban due to inconclusive HIV blood testing.

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Black Holes Don't Always Suck
Black Holes Don't Always Suck
By J.M.
A mystery surrounding black holes that has turned scientists on their head is finally unraveled.

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Israeli–Palestinian Conflict Escalates
Israeli–Palestinian Conflict Escalates
By Bingjiefu He
Conflict between Hamas and the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) escalates with Palestinian civilians caught in the blasts.

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New Terrorist Watchlist Guidelines

The Intercept released a new report Thursday about a 166-page document by the National Counterterrorism Center that allows officials to add anyone to a terrorism watchlist with nothing more than suspicion.

by Deepcor Contributor

A Closer Look at 'the Profile' of Pedophilia

The unnatural urges experienced by pedophiles are only recently becoming better understood, and the healthcare and law enforcement communities are now closely examining just what differences, if any, exist between pedophiles and everyday people.

by Deepcor Contributor

Dogecoin - Power to the People

On the Internet, nobody knows you're a dog; but thanks to the rise of Dogecoin (Ð), a crypto-currency full of wow, being a doge is becoming increasingly fashionable.

by Bingjiefu He

Personally Fighting Privacy

With Snowden's leaks showing the extent of worldwide government surveillance, it has become clear that people need to take responsibility for their own privacy.

 

by James Cliffe

The Flaw of Five Eyes

The omnipresence of the most powerful espionage alliance in world history and the citizens they watch make for an epic Homer would be proud of.

by Trang Nguyen

OpenSSL's Heartbleed

A recent vulnerability in one of the biggest encryption protocols used on the Internet has been discovered and made public, possibly exposing data such as usernames, passwords, and session data.

by James Cliffe

China and Taiwan’s Sunflower Movement

How the newest trade deal between China and Taiwan sparked the Sunflower protests and the occupation of Taiwan’s legislation by students and activists.

by Bingjiefu He

The Paradox of Russian Military Human Rights Reform

During the transition to democracy, lack of military funding and shifting policies between de-politization and re-politization of the military created an environment where human rights violations became the norm.

by Yvonne Edmonds