Consexual activity

A man from North Yorkshire is now required to give 24 hours notice to officials before engaging in any type of sexual contact with...

Guinness World Record’s oldest man dies at 112

It’s not often we hear of someone living to see 100 years—let alone a decade more. Yasutaro Koide, a Japanese man did that just that—passing...

Cannaparisons

With its hordes of bikers, cloudy grey skies, rain, overgrown trees, flowers falling on the tops of houses, street food and legal marijuana, Amsterdam...

EMILY: The helpful drone

As Syrian refugees leave their country in hopes of finding a fresh start, many have taken to the Mediterranean Sea. The trouble is they...

Border control or lack thereof?

Five days after the Paris attacks, Brussels went into a citywide lockdown due to fear that one of the terrorist organizers was hiding within...

Crossing the border into Germany

“It’s not a refugee crisis, but a politics crisis,” stated an education and history student at the University of Hamburg, “Refugees aren’t the problem....

The forgotten drought in Ethiopia

Ethiopia's current drought is worse than any other it's seen during the past 50 years. International aid is sparse because the country has been...

Dot: Smartwatch for the blind

The use of smartwatches has increased substantially in the recent years. Since its launch in April 2015 Apple smartwatch sales--alone--have skyrocketed to 457 percent...

Saudi Arabia opens polling doors to Saudi women

For the first time, polling stations opened for female voter’s in Saudi Arabia to finally contribute to a society that they make up almost...

Paris bombing: after the initial reports

The media has been nearly consumed by coverage of the Paris bombings since the Nov. 13. Now that the hype has faded, let's review...

Chinese meth wars and the war on drugs

China’s National Narcotics Control Commission claimed that approximately 14 million drug addicts lived in China in 2014, “a number that the agency acknowledges is...

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Arts & Culture

Corey Harper’s Homecoming Show Feels Like a House Party

Being at Mississippi Studios this Wednesday night in May is like exploring a parallel universe of what life would have been like if I...

Opinion

Vandalism or artistic volition: drawing the line at graffiti

More accessible and less restrictive than oil paints and canvas, graffiti allows artists to express themselves outside of traditional art practice in an arguably...