Legalization of polygamy not being discussed in Chechnya, Kadyrov says

Legalization of polygamy not being discussed in Chechnya, Kadyrov says

Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov has dismissed reports that the region could soon legalize polygamy, but added that Islam already allowed Muslim men to have four wives. In an interview with the Rossiya 24 television channel, Kadyrov denied ever saying that lawmakers in Russia’s Chechen Republic were preparing bills that would introduce polygamy in the region. […]

Donald Trump lied about being one of richest people in America to make it to Forbes 400, claims US journalist

Donald Trump lied about being one of richest people in America to make it to Forbes 400, claims US journalist

Washington: Jonathan Greenberg, an investigative journalist and author, has accused US President Donald Trump of lying about his wealth to get onto the Forbes 400 list. The journalist says that an official from the Trump Organisation called to tell him in May 1984 to tell him how rich Trump was when Greenberg was reporting for the Forbes 400 – […]

When Being “Tough on Crime” Is a Political Liability

When Being “Tough on Crime” Is a Political Liability

District attorney races are rarely competitive. Roughly 85 percent of incumbents run unopposed in campaigns that draw little fanfare. The result, some criminal justice experts say, is that tough-on-crime DAs have reigned for decades, driving a nearly 30-year surge in jail and prison populations with their aggressive charging and sentencing policies. And while this inertia persists, a […]

The frogs bouncing back after almost being wiped out by disease

The frogs bouncing back after almost being wiped out by disease

A speckled glass frog, PanamaDouglas Woodhams By Michael Le Page There’s a glimmer of hope for frogs and other amphibians that are being wiped out by a lethal disease. Some now seem to be evolving resistance to the killer “chytrid” fungus. In Panama, 9 affected species have virtually recovered to previous levels. “It offers us […]

Trans woman furious she’s still being paid as much as before|Humor

Melanie (formerly Michael) Hargreaves has filed a lawsuit against her employer on the grounds that, by paying her as much as they used to, they’re not properly recognising her new gender identity. ‘At first, I was surprised by how enlightened the company was,’ she told reporters.  ‘They were very supportive of my decision, told me […]

Money stolen by Bernie Madoff continues to be being found

Money stolen by Bernie Madoff continues to be being found

WHEN bankruptcy trustees were appointed over a hectic weekend late in 2008, there seemed no end to the losses caused by the collapse of Bernie Madoff’s Ponzi scheme. Cash in the bank was no more than $ 150m. But the losses have been less, and the assets available for compensation greater, than had been feared. […]

Exactly why the Flamingo Begun being pregnant of Vegas

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The Flamingo was the first luxury resort to capture the public’s imagination in Las Vegas Arts & Culture | Smithsonian fmsmnewsFMSMNews.com is a news aggregator and opinions blog. We aim to showcase news from various Alternative News Outlets to expand the reach away from MainStream Media polarizing tactics. This site […]

Palestine quashes reports of its envoy to Pakistan being reinstated

Palestine quashes reports of its envoy to Pakistan being reinstated

New Delhi: The Palestine Embassy in New Delhi on Sunday discarded the reports of its Ambassador to Pakistan Walid Abu Ali being reinstated. “We don’t know from where you got this information about Palestine Ambassador to Pakistan being reinstated. As per our knowledge, he is very much in Palestine as of now”, the Palestine Embassy […]