'Sharia law not tolerated on German soil'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DEUTSCHE WELLE) Conservative members of Chancellor Angela Merkel's coalition put forward a united front at the weekend against recent developments in the city of Wuppertal. Interior Minister Thomas de more…

Obama plans years-long campaign against ISIS

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) The Obama administration is reportedly preparing a campaign to destroy the Islamic State militant group that could outlast the president's remaining time in office, according to more…

Shrinkage: Japan's economy contracts 7.1%

by -NO AUTHOR- -- TOKYO (AP) -- Japan's economy contracted at a larger than earlier estimated annual rate of 7.1 percent in April-June, as companies and households slashed spending following a tax more…

Pentagon joins fight against Ebola

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) — President Obama said Sunday that the U.S. military will begin aiding what has been a chaotic and ineffective response to the Ebola epidemic in West more…

Crowd funding opens door to help Iraqi Christians

by Michael Carl -- [caption id="attachment_1020965" align="aligncenter" width="596"] ISIS destroying an Iraqi worship center[/caption] The horrific images of persecuted Christians under attack from Muslim ISIS terrorists in Iraq are heart-rending. Many people more…

Russia, ISIS too much to handle together?

by F. Michael Maloof -- [caption id="attachment_685753" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Russian President Vladimir Putin[/caption] WASHINGTON – Between the Ukrainian crisis and the meteoric rise of the Islamic State, or ISIS, there are mounting concerns more…

Obama's ISIS strategy 'dead in the water'

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – If President Barack Obama is looking for help from a coalition of Sunni-majority countries to resist the Islamic State, or ISIS, the consensus among regional analysts more…

Wealthy French Jews flee anti-Semitism

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OBSERVER) — Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, reads Lady Liberty’s welcome. Every year since New York City’s founding, tens of more…