Kim Jong-un warned he could face prosecution for ‘crimes against humanity’ – Korea’s leader, Kim Jong-un, has been warned that he could face prosecution for crimes against humanity after a United Nations inquiry accused him of some of the worst human … Read More

Letta Government Is Only Latest to Exit Italy’s Revolving Door – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalIf Matteo Renzi becomes Italy’s new prime minister, he will lead the country’s 62nd government since World War II and the fourth in little more than two years. … Read More

He’s cracked it! First look at Benedict Cumberbatch as World War II codebreaker … – Daily Mail

Daily MailHe plays the role of World War II codebreaker Alan Turing, who was ‘convicted of gross indecency after engaging in homosexual relations’. And as the mathematician receives a posthumous … Read More

Japanese prime minster to visit controversial war shrine – CNN International

CNN International(CNN) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will visit a controversial World War II shrine on Thursday, his office told CNN. Past visits by Japanese prime ministers and other … Read More

President Obama Speech At Nelson Mandela Funeral: Transcript

President Barack Obama spoke at the funeral for Nelson Mandela today, and The White House provided a transcript of his remarks. They appear below. President Obama spoke at First National … Read More

Gravity, Pacific Rim, Star Trek Lead 10 Films For VFX Oscar; Man Of Steel, The Wolverine, Out

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences released its 10 finalists for visual effects for the 86th Oscars: Elysium Gravity, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, Iron Man 3, … Read More

President Obama Transcript And Video: Presidential Medal Of Freedom Ceremony

Note: Zennie62Media is part of the White House Press Group. The following was provided by the White House via email. THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate … Read More

Oprah Winfrey, Bill Clinton, Ernie Banks, Loretta Lynn: Presidential Medal Of Freedom 2013

The Presidential Medal Of Freedom, America’s equivalent to being knighted in England, will be presented to a distinguished list of people who’ve contributed much to American culture and history. Oprah … Read More

Bill Russell, Jason Kidd, Gary Payton: Oakland’s Top 3 Basketball Players

Who are Oakland’s top three basketball players of all time? That’s the question posted in Twitter by Oaklandish today. And while such a question can yield hours of talk and … Read More

Godzilla 2014 Update: More Set Picts Reveal Plot

UPDATE: GODZILLA WILL ATTACK SAN FRANCISCO! In this Godzilla 2014 Update, we find more set pictures that, put together, reveal many plot details. First, the filming action is still in … Read More

Oakland California’s New Young White Population

Over the past five years, Oakland, California, this blogger’s home, has developed (and this is strictly by observation) a new populations of people, the majority of which are white, that … Read More