Steel 'cheaper per ton than cabbage' in China

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) Iron ore prices have plunged to a fresh six-year low as the commodity gets caught up in the fallout from China's massive sharemarket plunge, with steel more…

U.S. will teach Iran to thwart nuke threats

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Freebeacon) The United States and other world powers will help to teach Iran how to thwart and detect threats to its nuclear program, according to the parameters more…

Radioactive water from Fukushima plant escapes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NHK World) The operator of the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant has found that radioactive water has overflowed from a drainage channel, spilling into the sea. This is more…

Peeing students, nude protesters, oh my!

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_2232085" align="alignright" width="296"] Obama plants a tree in Nairobi[/caption] Peeing students, nude protesters, maybe even relatives who are ticked off. It seems Barack Obama's diplomacy will be more…

EU rolls out welcome mat to terror threat at its airports

by Aaron Klein -- [caption id="attachment_2231135" align="aligncenter" width="611"] Heathrow Terminal 5C[/caption] TEL AVIV – Iran, one of the world's largest state sponsors of terrorism, will have access to European Union airports as more…

Islamic killer from 'your average Chattanooga family'

by Leo Hohmann -- Mohammad Youssef Abdulazeez came from "your average Chattanooga family," said a former high school classmate. "Their whole family seemed normal," Kagan Wagner told the Chattanooga Times Free-Press. Abdulazeez's more…

IMF telling Europe euro doesn't work

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="hhZ3E4djqnD3PBfh8RfgnwyjFpQoqA1h" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (New York Times) It reads like a dry, 1,184-word memorandum about fiscal projections. But the International Monetary Fund's memo on Greek debt sustainability, explaining why more…

Obama turns to U.N. to outmaneuver Congress

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="Q2ZXE4djq9sT-TNM7DkgA0h0VXPmCPWU" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (Foreign Policy) Last March, 47 Republicans led by Sen. Tom Cotton of Arkansas wrote a letter warning Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, that a more…

Iran leader mocks Obama in letter

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The supreme leader for the Islamic Republic of Iran posted online a letter mocking President Obama for the international agreement over that nation's nuclear program, warning that some more…