Paris (AFP) - Nine men have been charged with drug trafficking after the British coastguard seized more than two tonnes of cocaine off the east coast of Scotland, French and British officials said on Sunday. French customs shared "specific information allowing two ships from the Royal Navy and the British coastguards to board a tug 100 kilometres (60 miles) east of Scotland carrying a very large quantity of cocaine, more than two tons" on Thursday, it said in a statement.
Baltimore (AFP) - Protesters targeted businesses and smashed police cars in downtown Baltimore on Saturday as the biggest demonstration yet over the death of a young African-American man in police custody turned violent. More than 1,000 people had joined an orderly 90-minute rally at Baltimore city hall demanding justice for Freddie Gray, 25, who died last Sunday from spinal injuries, a week after his arrest in the city's impoverished west side.
If you've checked almost any social network in the last few days, chances are you've seen weird animated avatars of your friends (or celebrities) singing, dancing or gyrating on stripper poles
All these images and videos have come from MyIdol, a Chinese app that's blown up in the U. S. It uses your phone's camera or uploaded photos to transform your face into a wild, animated doppelgänger.
United Sees Successful Q1, Announces Fleet Refinement PlansAviation Today[Avionics Today 04-24-2015] United Airlines saw record first quarter profits in 2015 as net income came to $582 million, excluding $74 million in special items. The airline saw a slight drop in the first quarter of 2015 revenues, however, as total revenues came and more »