Articles By Vittorio Hernandez

Visitors enjoy beer during their visit to the 181st Oktoberfest in Munich September 28, 2014. Millions of beer drinkers from around the world will come to the Bavarian capital for the Oktoberfest, which runs until October 5.

From Law Oct 01

24-Year-Old Male Briton Cries Rape At Oktoberfest In Munich

A 24-year-old male Briton complained of rape while attending the Oktoberfest beer festival in Theresienwese, Munich. The unnamed victim went behind a bush to urinate when two men approached him and said they wanted to have sex with him.

Protesters take pictures with their mobile phones as they block the main street to the financial Central district, outside the government headquarters in Hong Kong

From Companies Sep 30

Hong Kong Protests Cause Closure Of Banks & Instagram Outages In China

Pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong caused the closure on Monday of Standard Chartered and other banks in the administrative region. It were not just over-the-counter services that were closed, even ATMS and cash deposit machines in some areas were also affected.

baker sells bread during the Mistura gastronomic fair in Lima, September 5, 2014. The fair seeks to promote Peruvian cuisine by showcasing food and products from all over the country. Exponents of Peruvian cuisine and foreign chefs are also participating

From Companies Sep 30

Federal Court Orders Coles To Hang Signs For 3 Months That It Passed Off Par-Baked Bread As Fresh From The Oven

Australian supermarket giant Coles is figuratively eating humble bread after the federal court ordered it on Monday to place signs for three months that it passed off par-baked bread as freshly baked. In other words, Coles is forced to admit that it used false advertising and was cheating consumers.

Filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao waves beside his wife Jinkee upon his arrival at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport in Manila December 12, 2012. Pacquiao said he felt "fine" on Sunday after his sensational sixth-round knockout by Mexican

From Sports Sep 30

Boxing News 2014: Pacquiao Urges Mayweather To Read Bible

Despite the insulting "Miss Pac Man" name-calling and tweeting of old photos of losing a boxing match to Mexican boxer Juan Manuel Marquez, Filipino congressman and eight-division title holder Manny Pacquiao is not mad at rival Floyd Mayweather Jr.

A customer purchases the newly released iPhone 6 in a mobile phone shop in Moscow September 26, 2014. Official sales of Apple's iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus started at midnight on Friday across major cities in Russia, according to local media.

From Companies Sep 30

#Bendgate Video Hits Almost 46 Million In 5 Days, But Impact On Apple’s Finances Minimal

Apple sold an impressive 10 million units of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus 24 hours after it was rolled out simultaneously in 10 countries on Sept 19. But the original #bendgate video that wiped out $23 billion from the value of the Cupertino-based tech giant got almost 46 million hits in 5 days as of Monday night.

The Apple logo Is Pictured Inside The Newly Opened Omotesando Apple Store

From Tech Sep 29

#Bendgate, iOS 8 Glitch Wipes Out $23B From Apple’s Value

#bendgate has taken its toll on the shareprice of Apple. Following the viral video that the iPhone could easily be bent after the device owner sits for a long time with the gadget inside his pants' pocket, almost $23 billion was wiped off the value of the tech giant.

Apple's iPhone 6 are displayed during a news conference by Customs and Excise Department and the police in Hong Kong September 21, 2014. Hong Kong customs and marine police on Saturday foiled a smuggling case involving a speedboat carrying 138 iPhone 6, a

From Companies Sep 29

#Bendgate: iPhone 6 Woes Prompt Apple To Show Device Torture Room

To counter bad press on its newly launched iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus due to complaints that the flagship devices bend easily, Cupertino-based Apple provided a tour of its facility where gadgets manufactured by the tech giant undergo torture tests.

A  man holds an iPhone 6 in a mobile phone shop in Moscow September 26, 2014. Official sales of Apple's iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus started at midnight on Friday across major cities in Russia, according to local media.

From Tech Sep 29

Chicago Cops Warn iOS 8 Makes Apple Device Pedophile’s Phone Of Choice

There is growing concern among FBI and police forces in the US over the level of encryption in the newly released iPhone models of Apple, which makes it harder for law enforcement agencies to access iPhones despite a court order.

People watch as an Acehnese man, one of eight who was found guilty of gambling by a Sharia court, receives a public flogging outside a mosque in the provincial capital of Banda Aceh September 19, 2014. Aceh is Indonesia's only province to have implemented

From Society Sep 29

Indonesian Province OKs 100 Lashes For Residents Practicing Gay Sex

The Indonesian province of Aceh approved on Saturday a law that punishes people engaged in gay sex with caning. The new law covers followers of Islam and non-Muslims too and even foreigners.

WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. of the U.S. is seen during a media workout at the Mayweather Boxing Club in Las Vegas

From Sports Sep 29

Fashion Police Disses Mayweather’s Red Boots, Compares Boxer To R&B Singer Mary J. Blige

Even if unbeaten boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr has an ongoing social media war with competitor Manny Pacquiao, he likely may ignore a dissing by a fashion police of his attire on Friday in Paris.