Articles By Vittorio Hernandez

James Foley

From Law Aug 24

Islamic State: Brit Rapper Abdel-Majed Abdel Bary Is Suspected Beheader of James Foley; Had Tweeted Photo Holding Decapitated Head

Abdel-Majed Abdel Bary, a British rapper, is suspected by UK's SAS to be John, the man with an English accent who beheaded American journalist James Foley last week, the New York Post reports.

A lesbian couple hold hands during a mass wedding ceremony in Mexico City

From Entertainment Aug 23

2-Time Miss Spain Patricia Yurena Outs Herself on Instagram as Lesbian

Spanish beauty queen Patrician Yurena shocked the nation on Saturday when she out herself on social networking site Twitter as a lesbian. She posted her photo and her lover, Vanesa Cortez, which was captioned "Romeo and Juliet.

Chicago Skyline

From Law Aug 23

Islamic State: ISIS Warns It May Blow Up Chicago or Washington DC

After beheading American photojournalist James Foley and threatening to also decapitate another media man, Steven Sotloff, the extremist group Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) is threatening this time to blow up a city in the United States.

Handout shows U.S. journalist James Foley speaking at Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications in Evanston, Illinois

From Law Aug 23

Islamic State: Foley Family Believes James Could Have Volunteered Beheading to Spare Lives of Fellow Hostages

Did American photojournalist give up his life so his fellow hostages would be spared from being beheaded too? The family of James Foley believes it is in his character to give way to the extent that he could have possibly volunteered to be decapitated so the other captives would live.

Stock market

From Global Markets Aug 22

Australian Stock Market Report – Midday August 22, 2014

There were mixed signals out of the US session overnight. Better than expected growth figures were balanced by the US Fed's view on inflation with the central bank indicating that the risk of lower inflation has diminished. This came in the change to the FOMC statement which revised down the risks of inflation remaining below the 2.

Alcohol

From Health Aug 22

ABC News Reporter Elizabeth Vargas Befallen with Alcoholism Again, Returns to Rehab

ABC News reporter Elizabeth Vargas has checked herself to rehab for alcoholism treatment, a report on NOLA.com said Sunday.

Housing

From Global Markets Aug 22

U.S. Housing Starts Data in July Turns Around Lackluster Real Estate Growth

U.S housing starts rose sharply in July, indicating what appears to be a stunted recovery for the local housing market is now "back on track," according to a report on CNBC on Wednesday.

Israel flag

From Global Markets Aug 22

Haifa Seeks 2nd Stock Exchange for Israel

TheTel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE) may soon have competition as Haifa, the third-largest city in Israel, wants to open a second bourse that focuses on technology-based stocks.

4G LTE to 5G

From Companies Aug 22

AT&T Offers 1 Gigabit/Second Download Speed in Cupertino

Telco giant AT&T is offering to Cupertino, California residents an enviable 1 gigabit per second download speed.

Boxer Manny Pacquiao of the Philippines waves to fans from a ring in the lobby of the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada April 8, 2014. Pacquiao will challenge undefeated WBO welterweight champion Timothy Bradley of the U.S. at the MGM Grand

From Law Aug 22

Boxing News 2014: Pacquiao KOs Philippine Taxman as Supreme Court Stops Agency from Requiring P4.2 Billion Surety Bond from Champ

It is exactly three months away from Manny Pacquiao's bout with Chris Algieri in Macau, but the Filipino champion seems to have added a ninth title to his name as he scored a major victory against the Philippine tax agency.