Gunman among 3 dead in Sydney siege

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="V3ZnBhcjpIF8oslpHYJWuXeCxagGfAzO" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (Reuters) - Heavily armed Australian police stormed a Sydney cafe on Tuesday and freed a number of hostages being held there at gunpoint, in a more…

Have Jews forfeited the blessings of God?

by Focus on Israel -- Not everyone is familiar with the term "replacement theology." It is a controversial and false doctrine that began with Constantine and still persists to this day. All of more…

Dick Cheney: 'I'd do it again in a minute'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) — Former Vice President Dick Cheney unapologetically pressed his defense of the CIA’s use of harsh interrogation techniques Sunday, insisting that waterboarding and other such tactics did more…

Pacific nuclear disaster far from over

by Steve Elwart -- A lot of ink was consumed by media after the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station disaster in March 2011, and then everything got quiet. With most of the more…

Ex-CIA chief: Feinstein gave terrorists 'instruction manual'

by Drew Zahn -- [caption id="attachment_1500875" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., discusses the newly released Senate Intelligence Committee report[/caption] A former director of the Central Intelligence Agency is blasting the Democrat-controlled more…

Sweden: Russian warplane nearly crashed into jet

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MONTREALGAZETTE) — MOSCOW — Russia’s Defence Ministry on Sunday denied Swedish claims that for the second time this year a Russian military aircraft had nearly collided with a more…

Now you can buy your own Greek island

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (INDEPENDENT) — Fed up with Britain's icy blasts and soaring house prices? Then why not bask in the sun and paddle the azure seas from the shores of more…

ISIS has insane reason for beheading Americans

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_1160585" align="aligncenter" width="596"] American journalist James Foley before his beheading by ISIS[/caption] The Islamic State's bloody campaign of public beheadings is actually intended to save American lives, more…

German Eurosceptics embrace anti-Islam protests

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Telegraph) The wave of anti-Islam protests gripping the German city of Dresden have ignited a political row, after the leader of the country's rapidly growing Eurosceptic party more…

China bans national anthem at weddings, funerals

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC) China has banned the national anthem from being performed at weddings, funerals, commercial and other non-political events, state media reports. Under new rules, the anthem is to more…