France allows toilets in kitchens for 1st time

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Local) Doubtless to the joy of Paris landlords, tireless in their quest to redefine the acceptable size of an apartment, French government ministers Ségolène Royal and Sylvia more…

Red Bull fueling 'Syrian Islamists'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Local) Truck loads of Austria's popular Red Bull energy drink are being shipped daily by Turkish traders into Syria, and being consumed by fighters in the civil more…

Want to hurt Russia? Lower price of oil

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OilPrice) Why would the oil producers, who have over the years raised the price of oil at every opportunity they got suddenly agree to drop the price from more…

Obama (probably) just made military deal with Chinese

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Daily Signal) What's the takeaway from President Obama's meetings with Chinese president Xi-Jinping? While the Obama administration has been trumpeting an agreement by both sides to limit greenhouse more…

ISIS, al-Qaida reach accord in Syria

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Militant leaders from the Islamic State group and al-Qaida gathered at a farm house in northern Syria last week and agreed on a plan to stop more…

Congress confronts Obama's 'no boots' tactic against ISIS

by Jerome R. Corsi -- [caption id="attachment_1417595" align="aligncenter" width="596"] U.S. Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey, right, and Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel testify before the House Armed Services Committee more…

Historic 1st photo from distant comet

by -NO AUTHOR- -- BERLIN (AP) — Europe's comet lander Philae has come to rest in the shadow of a cliff, posing a potential problem for its solar panels, scientists from the more…

How American girls became mighty ISIS

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The radicalization of three Denver teens who were stopped short of their goal of jihad in Syria by German authorities was a textbook example of online terror recruitment, more…