I-35 bridge collapses in Texas, 1 killed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KTVT-TV) One person was killed and three injured Thursday when a bridge currently under construction was hit and collapsed onto Interstate-35 in Salado, Texas. CBS 11 has confirmed more…

Covert warfare coming to Texas

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Houston Chronicle) Plans for a 17-city Army Special Operations exercise in Texas stirred some ultra-right-wing fears of a government takeover in the Lone Star State, but local law more…

Transgender homecoming king commits suicide

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Huffington Post) A transgender activist who made headlines last year when he was crowned homecoming king at his Charlotte, North Carolina, high school has died. Local paper The more…

ISIS sending 'advance guards' to Afghanistan

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Telegraph) The Islamic State (Isil) is already sending "advance guards" to Afghanistan and could expand into the war-torn country if the US withdraws too quickly, the new more…

China challenges America's financial leadership

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Time) On March 20, Japanese Finance Minister Taro Aso told reporters that under the right circumstances, his government might become a member of the Chinese-led Asian Infrastructure Investment more…

Chechnya vows to arm Mexico if U.S. arms Ukraine

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Radio Free Europe) The head of the legislature in Russia's Chechnya region says that Russia will provide arms to Mexico if Washington supplies weapons to Ukraine. Chechen Parliament more…