Do Video Games Cause Violence? Shooting Down The Myth

Video games are back in the news for all the wrong reasons. This time around, the largest entertainment medium has earned the wrath of President Trump himself. That brings us to the million-dollar question: Do video games really cause violence, or has society found a convenient scapegoat to blame for its failings? Not only games. Films, […]

‘Many injuries’ in downtown Ottawa shooting – police

Ottawa police are responding to a shooting incident with “many injuries reported” in the Centretown part of the city and have warned residents to steer clear of the area. Police were called to the scene on Gilmour Street before 7:30am local time on Wednesday and tweeted that a “coordinated response” to the incident was underway. […]

Hong Kong police fire water cannon and teargas as thousands march on New Year's Day

Organisers estimate more than one million people at pro-democracy protest Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/hong-kong-protests-latest-new-year-march-democracy-police-gas-water-cannon-a9266441.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Peter Stubley

Prominent Canadian trans activist who spoke out about violence against community killed

‘The same thing that she was trying to be vocal about happened to her,’ says Julie Berman’s friend Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/julie-berman-death-canada-trans-activist-killed-toronto-a9262711.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Maya Oppenheim

Chicago shooting: 13 people shot at house party

Gunfire broke out following argument at memorial event in Englewood for victim killed in April Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/chicago-shooting-house-party-englewood-injured-latest-news-a9256996.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Adam Forrest

Young woman set on fire on way to court by men she accused of raping her

Doctors say she has sustained burns to 90 per cent of her body and is in critical condition Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/rape-victim-set-fire-india-sex-attack-court-uttar-pradesh-a9233781.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By:

British forensics team claims new evidence shows Israeli soldier's 'live fire' shot Palestinian boy in head

CT scans allegedly confirmed over 100 bullet fragments in brain Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/uk-forensics-evidence-israeli-live-ammunition-palestinian-boy-a9177021.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Anu Shukla