From ‘young blood’ transfusions to apocalypse insurance – weird ways tech billionaires are trying to live forever
IT’S simply not enough for billionaires to have everything they’ve ever wanted – they need eternity to enjoy it, too. At least a dozen of the world’s richest men have ploughed millions into bizarre ways to live forever. Here are five of the weirdest.
Trump Seeks to Add China to New Arms Treaty
The Trump administration wants China included in arms control talks on extending the 2010 New START strategic arms treaty despite Beijing’s reluctance to engage in multilateral arms negotiations. Senior administration officials on Wednesday outlined the new arms control approach by the president summarized as focusing on arms control a means to an end—and not the process itself—culminating in an agreement designed to enhance U.S. security.
US research university fires 2 Chinese scientists over ‘failure to disclose’ funding
A university in Atlanta, Georgia has fired two Chinese scientists over an alleged failure to disclose sources of overseas financing and research ties in China. Emory University said it had fired two faculty members, who were identified in Hong Kong’s South China Morning Post newspaper as Li Xiaojiang and his wife Li Shihua, after an investigation revealed that they had “failed to fully disclose foreign sources of research funding and the extent of their work for research institutions and universities in China.”
“It’s All A Fraud”: Deceptive Edits Found In Mueller Report
Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA) on Saturday called for the immediate release of “all backup and source information” for the Mueller report after internet sleuth @almostjingo (Rosie Memos) discovered that the special counsel’s office deceptively edited content which was then cited as evidence of possible obstruction. “It’s all a fraud” tweeted Nunes,…
Iraqi Christian burned alive by ISIS three times miraculously survives, sees Jesus in vision
The man said that after stoning him, ISIS members drenched him in 20 gallons of gasoline. But even though he was burned alive a total of three times, he said he somehow survived unharmed. “And they burned me, but I didn’t burn,” he said, crediting Jesus for his miraculous survival.
‘We will never leave Jerusalem’
I think that the test of leaders is first of all to know how to distinguish between two things: to compromise when necessary and to insist when necessary and to stand firm against the entire world if we need to about what is vital to the future of our people,” Netanyahu said.
Pompeo opens up about Trump peace plan in closed-door meeting
The secretary of state added that “the big question is can we get enough space that we can have a real conversation about how to build this out.” Pompeo emphasized that there are “no guarantees that we’re the ones that unlock” the deadlocked conflict.
Kushner: Uncertain if Palestinians can govern themselves
White House senior adviser Jared Kushner said in an interview broadcast on Sunday that the Palestinians deserve “self-determination,” but stopped short of backing Palestinian statehood and expressed uncertainty over their ability to govern themselves.
Why are the Palestinians so Opposed to the ‘Deal of the Century’?
When US President Donald Trump began talking about his “Deal of the Century,” Palestinian Arabs responded with vociferous opposition before hearing a single word of its contents. The question is why? And the answers are numerous. The main and most fundamental reason is that both the leading Palestinian organizations, the Palestinian Liberation Organization (PLO) and the Islamic Resistance Movement (Hamas), cannot – and therefore will not – be part of any deal that legitimizes Israel’s existence in the land of the Jewish people.
The Battle for the Temple Mount That Took Place This Jerusalem Day
A battle was fought on the Temple Mount on Sunday morning between Palestinians who resorted to violence and the Israeli police who stood firm, protecting the rights of Jews to visit their holiest site on a special day. And just as the IDF won exactly 52 years ago, justice prevailed again.
US Ambassador Slams Obama for Treating Israel Like a “Thief”
At a keynote speech at Yeshiva University’s 88th commencement ceremony at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, the U.S. Ambassador to Israel, David Friedman criticized former President Obama’s policy regarding Israel. “Should Israel still negotiate with the Palestinians even though Israel did not steal their land? Of course it should, precisely because we are not suggesting, as our predecessor did — that Israel return to the bargaining table as a thief returning to the scene of a crime.
Smotrich: Israel will be governed as in days of King David and King Solomon
MK Betzalel Smotrich of the Union of Right Wing Parties said that he wants a halachic state in which Israel is governed in accordance with Torah law. Smotrich made his comments on Kan Radio Monday morning, following similar remarks in a speech he delivered on Sunday at the Merkaz Harav Yeshiva in Jerusalem, where he said was seeking the justice ministry “in order to restore our judges as of old,” and “to restore” Torah law to the Jewish state.
Five killed in alleged Israeli attack on Syria’s T4 airbase
At least five Syrian soldiers were killed in an alleged Israeli attack on the T4 airbase in the eastern Homs province on Sunday night… An ammunition depot was destroyed…and there was material damage to other buildings and equipment. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported…five people were killed in the strike which targeted warehouses at an Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps military base.
Germany’s Merkel vows to carry on despite coalition setback
German Chancellor Angela Merkel says her coalition government will continue despite the surprise resignation of the leader of its junior partner, the Social Democratic Party (SPD). Mrs Merkel said she respected the “far-reaching” decision by Andrea Nahles. Ms Nahles resigned after her centre-left party came third, behind Mrs Merkel’s Christian Democrats (CDU) and the Greens, in the European elections.
Donald Trump arrives for three-day UK state visit
US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump have arrived in the UK for a three-day state visit. Air Force One landed at Stansted Airport at around 09:00 BST (04:00 ET). Mr Trump will meet members of the Royal Family, and is expected to discuss climate change and Chinese technology firm Huawei during talks with outgoing Prime Minister Theresa May.
Pompeo: U.S. ready for talks with Iran with no preconditions
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Sunday that the Trump administration is ready for unconditional discussions with Iran in an effort to ease rising tensions that have sparked fears of conflict. But the United States will not relent in trying to pressure the Islamic Republic to change its behavior in the Middle East, America’s top diplomat said.
Global recession fears grow as factory activity shrinks
Factory activity contracted across Asia and Europe last month as an escalating trade war between Washington and Beijing raised fears of a global economic downturn and heaped pressure on policymakers to roll out more stimulus. Such growth indicators are likely to deteriorate further…as higher trade tariffs take their toll on global commerce and further dent business and consumer sentiment, leading to job losses and delays in investment decisions.
Boris Johnson launches leadership bid: We leave EU on October 31 deal or no deal
Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to be Britain’s next prime minister, promised on Monday to lead the country out of the European Union on Oct. 31 with or without an exit deal, launching his leadership bid in a campaign video. Prime Minister Theresa May is due to resign on Friday having failed to deliver Brexit on time, leaving behind her a divided nation and parliament with no consensus on the way ahead for the word’s fifth largest economy.
Euthanasia expert invents death pod with ‘die button’ that kills victims ‘within minutes’
An internationally recognized euthanasia expert known as “Dr. Death” has invented an “elegant and stylish” death pod in the shape of a coffin that users can climb into, push the “die button”, and meet their demise “within minutes” as liquid nitrogen quickly lowers the oxygen level.
Tropical threat may brew in Gulf of Mexico, send more downpours into central US this week
“There is a medium to high chance for tropical development in the Bay of Campeche,” according to AccuWeather Hurricane Expert Dan Kottlowski. “That means the system could become a tropical depression and perhaps a tropical storm within the next 48 hours.”
Bilderbergs Are Jailing Journalists and Planning for Depopulation
When they are not jailing journalists for daring to cover their deadly plans, they are depriving the masses of life, liberty and planning for unprecedented depopulation.
The media can no longer hide the truth about Fukushima; the entire world is in danger
We first want to thank Fox News for FINALLY reporting on a subject that has been highly censored by the mainstream media for the past 5+ years, the situation in Fukushima, Japan is completely out of control.
New York Times Describes Fetal Heartbeat As ‘Embryonic Pulsing’
The New York Times described an unborn child’s detectable heartbeat as “embryonic pulsing” in its article this week detailing the bold pro-life movement sweeping the states.
Dems gave $27M to children of illegal immigrants – not vets
Democrats set aside $27 million in tuition assistance for the children of undocumented immigrants in the new state budget — but wouldn’t add hundreds of thousands of dollars to expand a similar program for kids of deceased and disabled veterans.
Moloch Says He May Rethink Presence In Georgia If Anti-Abortion Bill Goes Into Effect
In further backlash against Georgia’s heartbeat bill, which bans abortion after a fetal heartbeat is detected, the Canaanite god Moloch says he will reconsider his presence in Georgia if the bill goes into effect.
La. Catholic school principal arrested at D.C. strip club on field trip
A spokesman for the Catholic Diocese of Baton Rouge confirmed late Friday that the principal of the Holy Family Catholic School in Port Allen has resigned after being arrested at a strip club in Washington, D.C. on a field trip….
Pride Month In June Is A Great Time Of The Year To Tell The Lost LGBTQ+ People Where You Live About Their Need Of The Saviour, Jesus Of Nazareth
If you’re a born again Christian, I want to share with you a fantastic opportunity to reach the lost right where you live. June is the start of many things in America, first and foremost it heralds the beginning of glorious summerime, backyard parties, trips to the beach, end of the school year and vacations. It is also the start of Pride Month for the LGBTQ+ people, and is an incredible chance for you to share the gospel of the grace of God with the lost gay, lesbian, trans and queer people who will be out in force as you see in the above photo I took yesterday on St. George street in Saint Augustine while we were street preaching.
INSANE: Cartel Gunmen Reportedly Brandish Rifles, Intimidate Border Wall Construction Crew
Brian Kolfage, the veteran who started the viral We Build The Wall organization, revealed that cartel gunmen approached border wall construction crews brandishing rifles last night, seeking to intimidate them and prevent them from continuing the border wall construction.
Google Has a Creepy Secret Page That Tracks Your (Online and Offline) Shopping History
Google is very interested in your shopping habits – so much that the tech giant is collecting and saving your purchase history. The company has been quietly keeping track of your online (and sometimes, offline) purchases for years, according to a recent report from CNBC.