Coldest Antarctic June ever recorded

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WattsUpWithThat) Antarctica continues to defy the global warming script, with a report from Meteo France, that June this year was the coldest Antarctic June ever recorded, at the more…

Fake North Korea news claims World Cup success

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Yahoo!Sports) A parody of a North Korean state news broadcast claiming that the isolated nation's team won the World Cup group stage (despite not qualifying for the tournament) more…

Jihadists move 'from poisoned arrows to IEDs'

by Michael Carl -- Terrorism analysts are concerned that information sharing between Nigerian jihadist group Boko Haram and Somali group al-Shabaab will mean a new, deadlier wave of violence. Consultancy Africa Intelligence more…

Jihadist leader rebels against Islamic State

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – All is not paradise in the al-Qaida family of jihadist groups as they watch the Islamic State, formerly the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham, conquer more…

Ebola spreads to Sierra Leone capital

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Bloomberg) The worst outbreak of Ebola moved to Sierra Leone’s capital of Freetown where an Egyptian was found with the city’s first confirmed case of the disease. The more…

'Israel should deal a mortal blow to Hamas'

by Greg Corombos -- [ooyala code="pqY2p1bjokOgvNU89hb1CoisZHnPiPP3" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] A former Clinton administration official believes President Obama is doing a pretty good job responding to the immediate Middle East crisis, but is decidedly unimpressed more…

Retribution: Iraqi forces executed 255 prisoners

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) Iraqi security forces and government affiliated militias appear to have unlawfully executed at least 255 prisoners over the past month in apparent revenge for killings by Islamic more…