Made in America Retail Products Carry Hidden Human Costs

America’s made in America bargains have been found to come at the expense of human costs.  The Washington Post newspaper showed that often immigrant workers were paid as little as $5 per hour. Increasingly, immigrant labor is used in the garment industry where workers are...

Macbeth aristocrat accused of smuggling cocaine worth £4.8m

The 31-year-old nephew of the Earl Cawdor is facing allegations he smuggled nearly 100kg of cocaine in Kenya. Jack Marrian is said to have smuggled the class A drug into Mombasa port, hidden in a consignment of sugar from Brazil which was going to his...

France Creates Special Four-Year Visa For Entrepreneurs, Engineers and Investors

France has announced it has created a new 4-year French Tech Visa for entrepreneurs, engineers and investors and their families, in order to foster French startups. This comes alongside their French Tech Ticket, which they launched in 2015. The French government had announced just before the...

Unknown Consequences of Shooting Down Amazon Drones

Since drones are technically quite simple to shoot down, Amazon faces this possible situation for their new drone-delivery system. However, what would actually happen if one of their drones are shot down seem to be a mystery to them. A patent given to Amazon highlights...

Amazon Go Concept Replaces Human – Many Will Stand in the Unemployment Line

As Amazon's new shopping idea has already induced doomsday headlines for retail workers, human employees are still key to the retail experience, one technology investor told CNBC. "The human beings are really a positive part of the experience," Roger McNamee, co-founder of technology investment firm...

The 10p supermarket that is going down a storm with savvy shoppers

A supermarket where items are sold for as little as 10p is on an expansion drive, following spectacular demand. Niftie's has not only opened up a second store, but is now taking orders online. Described as a social supermarket, the business is operating in Dover,...


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Elpidophoros to save Greek Orthodox Christianity in US?

These days attacks on the Ecumenical Patriarchate have multiplied. First some allegations about Patriarch Bartholomew's ties with Fethullah Gulen appear on the Internet, then...