The right-wing, anti-immigration Danish People's Party will become the second-largest in parliament.
Royal Saudi Air Force jets strike NW Yemen with CLUSTER BOMBS ~ link ~ Gee it seems like just yesterday that we had a story about all those Israeli and Saudi officers killed, at a Saudi Air Force base. And that story said that the Saudis were preparing to use banned Israeli weapons against Yemen!!! Stirling
Late on Thursday, Saudi warplanes dropped cluster munitions on populated areas in the al-Mazraq district of the province, located about 300 kilometers (186 miles) northwest of the capital, Sana'a, Lebanon-based Arabic-language al-Mayadeen news network report. There were no immediate reports of possible casualties and the extent of damage inflicted.
Human Rights Watch, in a report published on May 31, announced that evidence shows Saudi Arabia has been pounding Yemen with internationally banned cluster bombs, warning that such attacks are “harming civilians.”
Experts: USA - Russia military line-up raises real fears of war including accidental war ~ link ~
The rhetoric and actions from Washington and Moscow have intensified in recent days amid the worst tensions since the Cold War, which both sides blame on each other. "Given the tempo of Russian military operations over the last year," said Steven Pifer of the Washington-based Brookings Institution think tank and a former US ambassador to Ukraine, according to CNN. "You have more interactions, more possibilities for things to go wrong."
Major stock market investors prepare for stocks to plummet ~ link ~ Pay attention to this!!! Stirling
Major investors are preparing for the stock market to collapse. In the past 10 days, these investors have quietly amassed significant CBOE Volatility Index (ticker: VIX) call positions. The VIX, commonly referred to as the “fear gauge,” spikes in times of volatility. Call options, therefore, increase in value when stock prices plummet. Think of the options as catastrophic insurance policies. These trades are captivating the options…
According to the Bank for International Settlements, 26.45 trillion dollars in currency derivatives are directly tied to the value of the euro. Let that number sink in for a moment. To give you some perspective, keep in mind that the U.S. government spends a total of less than 4 trillion dollars a year.
Google Chrome LISTENING IN TO YOUR ROOM ~ link ~ Who do they think they are!??? Stirling
Yesterday, news broke that Google has been stealth downloading audio listeners onto every computer that runs Chrome, and transmits audio data back to Google. Effectively, this means that Google had taken itself the right to listen to every conversation in every room that runs Chrome somewhere, without any kind of consent from the people eavesdropped on. In official statements, Google shrugged off the practice with what amounts to “we can do that”.