Admiral: Risk of nuclear conflict growing

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON FREE BEACON) Russia is engaged in a large-scale buildup of strategic nuclear forces that has been underway for a decade, the commander of the U.S. Strategic Command more…

Lebanon drowning in 1 million Syrian refugees

by -NO AUTHOR- -- TRIPOLI, Lebanon (Reuters) – The number of Syrian refugees who have fled to Lebanon officially topped 1 million on Thursday, highlighting the growing humanitarian catastrophe caused by Syria’s more…

Iran picks ex-hostage-taker for U.N.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC NEWS) The Obama administration says Iran's nomination of a former hostage-taker as its ambassador to the United Nations is "extremely troubling". US senators have also balked at more…

Nigella Lawson barred from U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON TELEGRAPH) Nigella Lawson has been prevented from boarding a flight to the United States over her court confession that she took drugs, it has emerged. The celebrity more…

McConnell challenger attends cockfighting rally

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LEXINGTON COURIER-JOURNAL) U.S. Senate candidate Matt Bevin took part in a rally Saturday planned to support the legalization of cockfighting in Kentucky. Bevin's campaign, however, described the event more…

'We're all hostages' at Fort Hood

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) The fatal shooting Wednesday at Fort Hood, the second in less than five years, has renewed calls for Congress and the Defense Department to end restrictions more…

Putin calls Palin in 'Tonight Show' sketch

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY CALLER) Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin made a surprise appearance on NBC’s “The Tonight Show” Wednesday night where she joined host Jimmy Fallon in a skit mocking more…

'Heroic' female cop ended Fort Hood rampage

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) A "heroic" female cop ended Wednesday’s Fort Hood shooting rampage by confronting an Iraq war vet who had killed three colleagues and wounded 16 others. The military police more…