Fast-food strikes planned in 100 cities

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — Seeking to increase pressure on McDonald’s, Wendy’s and other fast-food restaurants, organizers of a movement demanding a $15-an-hour wage for fast-food workers say they will sponsor more…

Amazon-dot-drone! Delivery from skies

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="ZzbnAwaTqnYuf7QwVM-NYCLF7DeK7D62" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d" autoplay="t"] (USATODAY) — Amazon.com is testing delivering packages using drones, CEO Jeff Bezos said on the CBS-TV news show 60 Minutes Sunday. The idea would be more…

The reason 200 million girls have 'vanished'

by Bob Unruh -- [ooyala code="tnOW5waDr5ybyPmE-aWtJVCA5oXHyIKs" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] The "deadliest words in the world" have been unveiled in a new documentary film about the reason why an estimated 200 million females have "disappeared." more…

Bloodbath as terrorists murder 70 Christians

by Michael Carl -- At least 70 Christians in Nigeria have been killed in coordinated attacks by Fulani tribesmen and the Islamic jihadist organization Boko Haram. Fulani tribesmen reportedly killed 37 Christians more…

U.S. general leads fresh assault on Obama policies

by F. Michael Maloof -- [caption id="attachment_309303" align="aligncenter" width="627" caption="U.S. soldiers in Afghanistan"][/caption] WASHINGTON – A prominent Army general, bolstered by other military and defense leaders, contends President Obama's preferred counterinsurgency policy is more…

Pair of veterans save 1 woman's Thanksgiving

by Drew Zahn -- [ooyala code="l1bTYwaTr-H04t5HwnuX087pOue5zR7R" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] For a woman in Cross Lanes, W.V., a last-minute trip the grocery store on Thanksgiving Day almost turned into a nightmare. That's when a man more…

Radioactive Japanese wave nears U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOXNEWS) — In the wake of the deadly tsunami that hit Japan in 2011 and severely damaged a nuclear reactor, Japanese officials say the levels of radiation are more…

Brand-new fears for U.S. dollar disaster

by Aaron Klein -- Republican lawmakers are balking at President Obama's choice of Federal Reserve chairman, Janet Yellen, worried she will favor enhanced government intervention in the economy, including flooding the market more…

GOP slams Obamacare site's data insecurity

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBCNEWS) — As the Obamacare administration claimed new success in getting its health care enrollment web site running, Republican opponents of the Affordable Care Act renewed their criticism more…