Obama pushing Kenyan 'peace' projects

by Steve Peacock -- The Obama administration is launching new peace initiatives in and around Kenya, but acknowledges that chronic cattle rustling and other cultural practices – such as killing rivals "to more…

Conservative icon blasts GOP as cowards

by Jack Minor -- A veteran in the conservative movement for nearly five decades says Republicans voted for the Violence Against Women Act this week because they are cowards who are afraid more…

Obama's 'make America hurt' plan

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer qVfxBNpa] President Obama vowed that allowing sequestration cuts to proceed would be painful, but revealing emails and his actions, such as canceling White House tours, are revealing more…

21 U.N. peacekeepers cross freed by Syrian rebels

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) Twenty-one United Nations peacekeepers held by rebels for three days in southern Syria crossed into Jordan on Saturday, after an ordeal which highlighted how Syria's civil war more…

The agony of Hugo Chavez

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) Venezuela's Hugo Chavez slid into a coma the day before he died of respiratory failure after cancer spread into his lungs, sources say. Chavez's precise condition was more…