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IQ of youngsters falling steadily

The IQ scores of youngsters have fallen a new study has found. The deterioration equates to about seven points per generation.

US Department of Justice busts thousands of child sex offenders

WashingtonThe US Department of Justice announced on Tuesday that its Internet Crimes Against Children task force has busted over 2 300 online sexual predators.

Brexiteers win key vote

LondonBrexiteers have won a vote blocking the removal of the exact time and date of Brexit by 326 votes to 301. Brexiteers are cheering the outcome.

Aquarius: Macron denounces Italy’s ‘cynicism’ and ‘irresponsibility’

ParisFrench president Emmanuel Macron reacted at the cabinet meeting on Wednesday to Italy's refusal to host the Aquarius ship carrying 629 migrants.

Record of Korean treaties hard to find, says historian

All eyes were on Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un meeting in Singapore at the Capella Hotel island resort to start a proccess of denuclearization on the Korean Peninsula. But governments are bound to signed documents, laws, decrees, and orders that people are expected to follow.

North Korea, US leaders meet in Singapore to start talks

SingaporeNorth Korea has entered into diplomatic talks with the United States only months after achieving successful tests on their first ICBMs capable of reaching the eastern seaboard of the US.

Salvini refuses NGO migrant rescue vessel from Malta

RomeThe new Italian Minister of the Interior Matteo Salvini has accused Malta of not taking its share in the reception of wrecked migrants in the Mediterranean.

Italians now worry less about hate speech, fake news

TriesteAfter two anti-establishment parties won the majority of seats in the Italian parliament, Italians worry less about hate speech and fake news, according to a SWG survey presented on Thursday.

Hurt feelings? Call the police!

British police are wasting so much time following up on petty "hate incidents" that they no longer have time for preventing or solving real crimes.

Sartrouville: Tension mounts after closure of Islamic prayer room

The city of Des Indes was the scene of violent clashes last week, during the night between Monday and Tuesday. The migrant-filled housing estate is located in Sartrouville, in the north-western suburbs of Paris.