Australia vows tougher citizenship laws

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (GUARDIAN) Tony Abbott has called on immigrants to Australia to “be as tolerant of others as we are of them” as he outlined a series of planned counter-terrorism more…

Hundreds of Muslims 'protect' Jewish synagogue

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WALL STREET JOURNAL) — OSLO—A group of young Muslims embraced the Jewish synagogue in Oslo in a “ring of peace” Saturday, protesting anti-Semitism and denouncing violence after terrorist more…

Swiss account secret of HSBC chief revealed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE GUARDIAN) — Stuart Gulliver, the HSBC chief executive who has vowed to reform the crisis-hit bank, sheltered millions of pounds in a Swiss account through a Panamanian more…

Prayers to God in wrong spot?

by Leo Hohmann -- [ooyala code="s1NXRqYTrXO4sI9Am6OBzx4h2RDFqQjE" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] It has been called the most contested plot of land in the world -- the fissure at which three major faiths come together, and break more…

ISIS following 'end-of-days scenario'

by Greg Corombos -- The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, or ISIS, is gobbling up more territory in preparation for striking Western nations, and a retired U.S. Army Special Forces officer says the more…

Movie deals death blow to vicious lies about Vietnam

by Chelsea Schilling -- [caption id="attachment_1680955" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "Ride the Thunder": Marines in Vietnam[/caption] [caption id="attachment_1681075" align="alignright" width="226"] Actress Jane Fonda cozies up to North Vietnamese, singing anti-war songs and encouraging Viet more…