Honda versucht sich am perfekten Auto für die Stadt

Hondas Konzept-Auto Urban EV fährt mit Strom viel HighTech und soll schon in zwei Jahren den Verkehr Europäischer Städte prägen. Revolutionäres fehlt. Honda will die Stadt verstanden wissen – und präsentiert das perfekt zugeschnittene Stadtmobil. Das kann laut Medienberichten schon einiges, allerdings auf Kosten von vielversprechenden Funktionen der Zukunft. Keine Parkplätze, kein Platz auf den […]

Rebel Wilson awarded $3.6 million in Australian defamation case

An Australian judge awards the record amount to “vindicate” Rebel Wilson after her “integrity was wrongly damaged” in articles. Share The “Pitch Perfect” actress argued Bauer Media’s articles hurt her career by unfairly painting her as a serial liar. Video provided by Newsy Newslook Australian actress Rebel Wilson makes fist as she leaves the Victorian […]

Supreme Court allows broad Trump refugee ban

The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday allowed President Donald Trump to broadly implement a ban on refugees entering the country from around the world. 3 Min Read WASHINGTON/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday allowed President Donald Trump to broadly implement a ban on refugees entering the country from around the world. […]

Is there really a Turkey-Iran rapprochement?

Can common concerns about US policies in the Middle East and Kurdish statehood ambitions bring Turkey and Iran together? Turkish-Iranian relations have always defied any general characterisation. The two neighbours have never had a straightforward alliance, feud, cooperation or rivalry. Instead, their relationship always carried all these elements simultaneously. There have been times in which […]

Wahlumfragen: Genauer wird’s nicht

Trump, Brexit, Saarland: Waren die jüngsten Fehlprognosen der Umfrageinstitute bloß Pech? Nein, denn die Umfragen haben Schwächen. Erschreckend oft haben die Umfrageinstitute in den letzten Monaten und Jahren schiefgelegen, sei es im Saarland, beim Brexit, in Österreich oder bei der Mutter aller Fehlprognosen, dem Wahlsieg von Donald Trump in den USA.  Das ist keine Petitesse, […]

Myanmar’s Suu Kyi to miss key UN meeting

It comes as the nation’s de facto leader faces criticism over her handling of the Rohingya crisis. Myanmar’s de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi is to miss a key UN debate next week as criticism grows of her handling of a crisis involving the Rohingya Muslim minority. Some 370,000 Rohingyas have fled to Bangladesh […]

Post-Irma Florida: Scenes of wreckage mix with signs of hope

LOWER MATECUMBE KEY, Fla. (AP) — Parts of Florida inched back toward normalcy on Wednesday with workers restoring power, clearing roads and replenishing gas supplies, even as scenes of destruction emerged from southernmost islands and new dangers emerged for residents without electricity. Residents drifted back from shelters and out-of-state hotels to see Hurricane Irma’s scattershot […]